Jack Jetson – Adventures Of Johnny Strange


From the RLD Records lab comes “The Adventures of Johnny Strange”, the first LP from Jack Jetson, a Nottingham-born, Birmingham residing rapper, who may have slipped under some people’s radar. Well not for long, with the album launching today on a label led by BVA and Leaf Dog (of The Four Owls and Brothers of … Read in full

Edward Scissortongue – The Theremin E.P.


Wordplay scribe and High Focus resident Edward Scissortongue hits the spotlight again with The Theremin EP. Coming heavily anticipated from the High Focus ranks after his 2012 debut album “Better.Luck.Next.Life”, which was hailed as a progressive wonder, utterly unique in its sound aesthetic. Scissortongue has gained notoriety for pecking at the frontiers of hip hop. … Read in full

Iron Braydz – Verbal Swardz


Back with a bang in 2014 comes Iron Braydz with his latest release, ‘Verbal sWARdz’. With a collaboration roster featuring some of the heaviest hitters from across the pond and the Triple Darkness family, expect to be verbally aggressed for the best part of an hour. With an incredibly successful few years under his belt, … Read in full

BVA – Be Very Aware


Those following the increasingly healthy underground Hip Hop scene in the UK will have likely encountered BVA in groups like 3 Amigos, Four Owls and most recently Brothers Of The Stone. If these names mean nothing to you, then never fear, but be aware that these are groups producing potent and conscious Hip Hop and … Read in full

Cutta Chase & Fredo – The Fifth Element LP


One of the UK’s most understated artists, Cutta Chase, has released a new LP entitled “The Fifth Element LP”, a project produced by long-time collaborator Fredo. Cutta may be understated, but he’s certainly hard-working, intelligent and very talented. Early 2013 saw him put out 3 top notch releases: “Sunshine For The Blind” and two parts … Read in full

E And Daniel’s – Bar Crawl E.P.


First up, E And Daniel’s are billed as “a mixture not a crew”. That seems fair enough; a meeting of a whole host of artists and producers which has resulted in this, the “Bar Crawl E.P.”. The line-up is expansive, and features some recognisable and also some less well-known names. Emcees include Tony D, Locksmyth, … Read in full

Ramson Badbonez – A Year In The Life Of Oscar The Slouch


Ramson Badbonez is a name synonymous with UK Hip Hop, unless you have been hibernating for a decade. He has appeared alongside many a name in the genre; from Task Force, Kashmere and Jehst to Fliptrix, Twizzy and Remus. His last full album “Bad Influence” dropped in 2012 on Boot Records. It was certainly a … Read in full

Broken Poetz – The Self Fulfilling Prophecies


We last brought you news from Broken Poetz earlier in the year when they dropped “The Pen, The Pad & The Things We Had“. Well, now they’re back with a freshly-baked 6-track E.P., offered on a “pay-what-you-can” basis. (You know the score by now, if you like what you hear, give the artist some money). … Read in full

Apex Theory – Reality Provoking Liberation


West London’s Apex Zero, has recently released a 12 track debut LP, a verbal lambasting directed straight at the head honchos holding office all over the world. Delicate it is not. With a reputation for ferocity and spitting political fire, Apex Zero brings you Reality Provoking Liberation. With collabs from Iron Braydz and long time … Read in full

Gi3mo – The Untold Adventures Of Gary Guttersnype


Gi3mo hails from Brighton, or as it’s known by locals, Boozetown. Gi3mo is 20% of the emceeing force in the Rum Committee super crew. Today sees the release of his album “The Untold Adventures Of Gary Gutternsypes”, a 13-track beast with precisely ZERO guest verses (aside from some vocals from Rag n Bone Man on … Read in full