Month: June 2009

Guilty Simpson

Guilty Simpson

Guilty Simpson is one of the most creative MCs of his generation with lyrics that range from the street inspired tales to side-splitting humor. He is a rock of the Detroit Hip-Hop scene that has collaborated with everyone from Eminem, D12, Slum Village, Black Milk and of course J-Dilla. A massive presence on stage both physically and musically read on to find out what he had to say to Max Weldon.

Paul White

Paul White

Paul White is one of the new breed of beat makers for whom there are very few boundaries. His debut album “The Strange Dreams of Paul White” is set to become a classic with its soundscape encompassing everything from soundtracks to prog-rock with a big dose of leftfield Hip-Hop. Max Weldon caught up with the man for a few words to find out whats up.

DJ Spin Doctor

Spin Doctor

The Doctor’s Orders reigns supreme as London’s No.1 Hip Hop extravaganza. So with its triumphant fourth birthday party on the horizon it was only right to catch up with head honcho Spin Doctor. As an added bonus we also caught up with two members of his heavy weight line up - Detroit man of the moment Guilty Simpson and rising UK star Paul White.

Realize - Biography

Realize – Biography

A musical journey awaits you… Witness, and enjoy, as Realize takes you there! Hip hop is an ever changing, always evolving musical genre that is world wide and dominates, and shows no signs of slowing down. Over the years the sound has become more melodic, and intricate compared to the early hard driving, head bopping drumbeats.

Urban Charity Event Southend-on-sea

Urban Charity Event Southend-On-Sea

A hip-hop fund raising event has been planned for Thursday July 30th from 8.30pm to 2am at The Kursaal Function Suite, Southend-on-sea, Essex. All profits made on the night will go direct to registered charity Gua Africa towards the building of an academy for children affected by war and poverty in Sudan and Kenya.

Pussycat Dolls - Bottle Pop Remix By Panjabi [Audio]

Pussycat Dolls – Bottle Pop Remix By Panjabi [Audio]

Panjabi MC was the first Asian artist to take Bhangra to the next level, thus gaining him an award at the World Music Festival in Monte Carlo. The success of Mundian To Bach Ke was taken to another level when Jay Z featured on the record and rapped two verses. This led to a white label craze and artists such as BabySham, Twista and Beanie Man all wanted to be a part of the Bhangra sound.

Michael Jackson RIP

Michael Jackson RIP

The seventh child of the Jackson family, Micheal debuted on the professional music scene at the age of 11 as a member of The Jackson 5 and began a solo career in 1971 while still a member of the group. Referred to as the "King of Pop" in subsequent years, five of his solo studio albums are among the world's best-selling records: Off the Wall (1979), Thriller (1982), Bad (1987), Dangerous (1991) and HIStory (1995).