Culture

The UK Music Industry’s Future | 5 Reasons to be Cheerful

SOURCE: https://www.icmp.ac.uk/blog/uk-music-industrys-future-5-reasons-be-cheerful As we approach the one year anniversary since the start of the UK’s first Covid-19 lockdown, it’s certainly been a challenging time for many of us, particularly within the music industry.  However, despite […]

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BBC One announces Billie Eilish: Up Close

SOURCE: https://www.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/2021/billie-eilish-up-close BBC One have announced Billie Eilish: Up Close, featuring the 21st century music phenomenon in conversation with BBC Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo. Billie will also be making her debut in Radio 1’s […]

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A brief history of grime

SOURCE: https://www.timeout.com/london/music/a-brief-history-of-grime Grime’s easy to dismiss. When its first mutoid beats started booming their way out of east London council estates in the early noughties, it sounded like alien music. The lyrics were in a […]

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Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion Thank Drake After Making OVO Fest Cameos: ‘Sh-t Was Fire’

SOURCE: https://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/hip-hop/8526416/cardi-b-megan-thee-stallion-thank-drake-ovo-fest-cameos/ Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion were among the myriad of surprise guests Drake brought out at OVO Fest on Monday night (Aug. 5). Even though the Bronx native’s set was cut short, she still took the time […]