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BROCKHAMPTON releases their final album, The Family, today. The 17-song album was officially announced at the end of October, ten months after the group disclosed that they would be taking an indefinite hiatus. The album was recorded in the spring of 2022 by Kevin Abstract, Bearface and Romil Hemnani of BROCKHAMPTON with artist and producer boylife serving as the executive …

Today BROCKHAMPTON are announcing the release of a new album, The Family, which will arrive on November 17th. The announcement came today with two visual trailers from the band alongside the launch of a digital and three limited edition box set pre-orders. The Family is the album that was cryptically teased at the end of their Coachella set earlier this …

Travie McCoy’s highly anticipated new solo album NEVER SLEPT BETTER was released this past Friday, with the album available to listen in full to at: ffm.to/neversleptbetter In celebration of the album release, Travie McCoy premiered the music video for ‘Full Monarch‘. On the song, Travie shares, “Lyrically, it’s about escapism and a relationship gone bad. But it stems from a show …

The picturesque seaside town of Bundoran, Donegal, is the homestead of long running surf and music festival, Sea Sessions. Every year, the festival sees up to 10,000 people make their way across the country to see some of the best music Ireland has to offer. As it is one of the first festivals of the …

Fresh off a blistering performance at Coachella in California last week, kickass Florida rapper Denzel Curry took to Dublin last Sunday for one of the first shows in support of his latest (and brilliant) album, ‘Melt My Eyez See Your Future’. Performing almost 20 tracks in just over an hour, Denzel and a rambunctious Irish …

Out today is the new, sixth, album from Jason Moore, aka Raw Poetic. The nephew of legendary jazz saxophonist Archie Shepp, and with both parents members of the original Black Panther movement, Moore has impeccable hip-hop credentials, and he’s once again roped in long time collaborator Earl Davis aka Damu the Fudgemunk, alongside guests Pat …

Drum n Bass MC turned singer songwriter Billy Rowan aka THE UNDERCOVER HIPPY is on a mission tomake people think, laugh and dance simultaneously. Described by Tom Robinson as “beautifullyproduced agitprop reggae flavoured rap”, his music brings together powerful messages and infectiousrhythms. Combining intelligent, provocative lyrics with dangerously catchy hooks, masterful delivery,and feel-good grooves, this …

A black drape spans the stage. Brixton awaits rap royalty. This third and final night of the Little Simz South London take-over is another sold-out affair for the bold (some with face-masks) and the beautiful wanting a glimpse of the “real life queen in the flesh” or as she simply prefers to be called – …

IN THESE days, months, or years even, when everything has been dominated by viruses, or at least one in particular, there have been many earnest releases focusing on the despair, isolation and loneliness that these have caused us all. There’s nothing wrong with that at all; after all art reflects life (or near enough anyway) …

The Bug, aka Kevin Martin, is back for his first solo full-length album in seven years, Fire, out on August 27th via the ever brilliant Ninja Tune label. Featuring Martin’s beats and a plethora of MC’s, including longtime collaborators such as Flowdan, Roger Robinson, Moor Mother,Manga Saint Hilare, Irah & Daddy Freddy alongside relatively new names to the Bug stable like Logan, Nazamba …