Jamal Edwards, aka SmokeyBarz (24 August 1990 – 20 February 2022) the founder of SBTV has passed away at the age of 31. He will forever be known for opening the door to so many talented artists and for selflessly promoting them on to bigger and better things.
Dark Side of the Moon are an Underground Hip Hop super-group from the UK consisting of Flowtecs, Menace Mendoza, Dragon Priest, Nomad, Dr.Voodoo (aka Tom Ryan) and Jonny Data - names that are synonymous with the UK Hip Hop scene for their unparalleled lyrical ability and an uncompromisingly gritty sound.
Roughneck Jihad, Senz Beats, Jazz T and Lex Boogie from the Bronx – Catastrophe (DJ Jazz T Remix) b/w War of the Worlds Limited 7″ Vinyl
Boot Records proudly presents the Jazz T remix of Roughneck Jihad and Senz Beats' track "Catastrophe", from their 2021 EP (also on Boot Records) "The Little Assassination Handbook".
Rap Box presents fresh for the New Year, Ard Adz live in Manchester for a one time show to kick off 2022 with special guest Frenzo Harami. Straight from London to Manny. Performing some of the tracks as seen on GRM Daily, Daily Duppy, Link Up TV, YouTube etc.
This month marks the 10th anniversary of Prose (Steady and Efeks)'s landmark second album ‘The Dark Side of the Boom’. To celebrate Boom Bap Pro are reissuing it on limited edition cassette tape.
Bradford MC Lunar C will be stepping over to Leeds for a live performance at Headrow House on 16th December. This is the re-scheduled Very Chaotic Tour night and original tickets are still valid. DJ Heritage and special guests P Solja and Sindysman will also be in attendance.
In May 2020 New Dawn Records brought us "Panacea" by London rapper Phoenix da Icefire and producer Husky Brown. Nominated for "Best Independent Album" at the AIM Awards 2020 due to its incredible mix of hip hop, soul, r&b, dub and electronica providing the soundtrack for one of the most creative, relevant and prescient narratives of these turbulent times.
This December, Little Simz will become the very first British female to headline three nights at O2 Academy Brixton, as she adds a third live date due to phenomenal demand.
Dust off your Avirex jacket and dig out your Nike Clima-Fit cap: Kurupt FM are bringing pure kuruption LIVE, having just announced five UK show dates for 2022, including London’s iconic Printworks available to buy via www.gigsandtours.com, on sale 1st October.