Articles tagged grime

12 Aug 2015 // 2:20 AM

Georgia: Georgia

Like other musical omnivores before her, Georgia is distilling the essence of music of the period.

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6 Apr 2015 // 2:02 AM

Estelle: True Romance

The British singer-songwriter returns with a wide range of styles to conquer our imaginations. The result? A partial victory.

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24 Oct 2014 // 2:01 AM

Tre Mission: Stigmata

Tre Mission proves nonconformity pays off on debut Stigmata.

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29 Aug 2013 // 11:04 PM

Arctic: Three Stripes EP

Fresh from coming correct with his amazing 12" Shook/Know This Don for Tomas Fraser's visionary, London based grime label Coyote Records, James 'Arctic' Black steps up to the plate for Liminal Sounds' second release, the exploratory Three Stripes EP.

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25 Aug 2013 // 11:04 PM

Silkie: The Lost Tapes Vol 1

With eight singles and his two City Limits albums released on the DEEP MEDi label to date, Silkie is truly a stalwart in Mala’s army of bass pressure junkies.

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16 Jun 2013 // 11:03 PM

Benga: Chapter II

While there's nothing wrong with an artist exploring new avenues and using diverse styles, it seems Benga is possibly being carried by the tide and not forging his own paths and directions.

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4 Aug 2011 // 10:00 PM

Wiley: 100% Publishing

Like Talib Kweli's Gutter Rainbows, Wiley's 100% Publishing suffers only from a sense of confounding self-consciousness. He went independent to "make the songs I like to make", and made songs nearly identical to those a label would have requested.

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22 Apr 2005 // 2:03 AM

The Shock of the New: Ten Minutes With Dizzee Rascal

Grime's Leading MC is genius enough to deserve respect, and he's got the energy and wit to get it.

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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