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Olde – ‘Suicide Watch’

Open Mic Controller | 16th August 2018

Released on Spvce Records, ‘Suicide Watch’ by Olde is a hip hop track with a strong RnB bass undercarriage. Olde is a prolific producer who’s released 13 tracks in the last month alone. His style is fast and furious rhyming coupled with a middle-eastern flavoured backing vocal and a thumping […]


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Swae Lee Steals the Show (Again) on Nicki Minaj’s ‘Chun Swae’

Open Mic Controller | 11th August 2018

On Friday, Nicki Minaj released Queen, her fourth studio album. An early standout — outside of the internet-breaking “Barbie Dreams” — is “Chun Swae,” the Swae Lee-featuring, Metro Boomin-produced track that anchors the album’s midpoint. It’s an off-kilter, sweet and swirling song, and its unique tone is set wholly by […]




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De’Aires – ‘Malibu’

Open Mic Controller | 30th July 2018

De’Aires, is a singer songwriter, originally from Cincinatti, but now based in Vancouver, Washington. His single, ‘Malibu’, is the precursor to his debut EP, ‘About Her’, which is set for release in August. De’Aires began creating at the age of 13, and is now set to take the world by […]


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YVNG LEEK – 3 piece Ft. Tre Stackz

Open Mic Controller | 24th July 2018

Fast rhyming combined with downbeat instrumentation, ‘3 piece’ by Yvng Leek, featuring Tré Stackz, is a confrontational yet catchy track. Yvng Leek tells it like it is in his track ‘3 piece’, which he released just under two weeks ago. The deep drum and bass beat lays the foundation for […]



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Interview with Razor, Musician, London/Brighton

Live Music Exchange | 22nd February 2018

Interview with Razor, Musician, London/Brighton Razor is a London-based grime artist who performs regularly in London and Brighton. This interview highlights some of the issues for musicians still at a relatively early stage in their career, particularly around artist pay, and about  discrimination against certain genres. It is based on […]


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Interview with Razor, Musician, London/Brighton

Open Mic Controller | 22nd February 2018

Razor is a London-based grime artist who performs regularly in London and Brighton. This interview highlights some of the issues for musicians still at a relatively early stage in their career, particularly around artist pay, and about  discrimination against certain genres. It is based on a telephone interview with Emma Webster on 15th November 2017. The interview forms part of the UK Live Music Census project, the results of which were published last Friday 16th February. To read the full report and executive summary go to the project website and keep an eye out for further blog posts from Live…



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