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It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Stage Black Music in Manchester

Meet the producers and promoters getting creative about the city's history of pushing grime and hip-hop to the margins.
Kamila Rymajdo
3.26.18
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A Look Inside Blackpool’s Burgeoning Grime Scene

It might have more of a reputation for ballroom and donkey rides, but it's the direct and defiant sound of grime that is now thriving in lower class neighborhoods of the Lancashire borough.
Kamila Rymajdo
7.7.16
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No Money, No Space, No Time: How London Has Forced out Musicians

It didn't used to be this bad. What the hell went wrong?
Joe Zadeh
6.5.15
fuck london

The Ups and Downs of Being a Teenage DIY Promoter in a Quiet Town Outside London

The typical story of a matted haired 17 year-old from Guildford, trying to do anything but read Frankenstein for his A-Levels.
6.3.15
fuck london week

Big Jeff Has Been to Seven Shows a Week for 13 Years

Flying Lotus loves him, Haim want to marry him, and you've probably tasted his hair. But who is this local Bristol legend?
6.2.15
mark e smith

“I Don’t Like Northern People, I Don’t Like Mancunians” – Mark E. Smith’s Guide to Britain

Britain's greatest human on why he's never seen The Fall as a Northern band, what went wrong for Sheffield, and the dangers of Bitcoin.
6.1.15
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Police Helicopters and a Shit Load of Ketamine: The Illegal Free Party Scene That Roamed the Home Counties

From the Dartford Tunnel to an airfield in Cornwall, these raves held outside of London were part of an entirely different free party scene.
Josh Surtees
6.1.15
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This Kid From Birmingham is the Musical Secret Behind Beyonce, Jay Z and Mary J Blige

Knox Brown has become a songwriter and producer for the stars, but his solo work is shit hot too.
Joe Zadeh
11.28.14
fuck london week

Months Before He Died, I Spent One Drunk Night Interviewing Tony Wilson

It was all going so well until he got mugged, my shoe filled with blood, and I threw up on him.
Morwenna Ferrier
8.28.14