In Depth: The Last Skeptik

It’s safe to say that The Last Skeptik’s been grafting for what seems like forever. You’ve probably listened to him laying down the backdrop for Verb T’s brilliant Broken Window LP. More recently, you may have clocked his solo EPs and collaborative …
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YOGOCOP TAKEOVER – Day 6 – EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS with the Yogocop family

Today we are taking it to Facebook, with an exclusive interview with Yogocop Records family, having a chat to the gang in their living rooms, talking about what they do, how the do it, and a few random bits and …
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YOGOCOP TAKEOVER – Day 5 – Just Jammin’ with Benaddict – EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW

Soooo… We keep rolling on with the Yogocop Records takeover of Wordplay Magazine! This week (you lucky lot!) we have for you – Day 1 – 10/07 – Yogocop x Wordplay cypher (Video) Day 2 – 11/07 – An exclusive …
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Children Of Zeus Interview

Children Of Zeus have been making some serious moves within the Uk and beyond of late, and finally the dup are preparing their debut album, which we’re serious excited about at Wordplay Towers! We checked in with the duo to …
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10 Questions: Vice beats

Welcome back to 10 Questions, and this time round it’s something a little different. Vice beats has been at the helm of the Wordplay Podcast since 2015 and is the Managing Editor for the magazine, but we don’t wanna talk …
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Interview: Big Daddy Kane

The word legendary gets banded around far too freely these days that on many occasions, it loses it’s majesty. In this instance, it’s unquestionably correct. Hearing that Big Daddy Kane was heading to our shores for a series of five …
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Chemo interview (talking about Jam Baxter & Chemo – Mansion 38)

The interview you are about to read contains exclusive details concerning Jam Baxter & Chemo : Mansion 38. For the first time, Chemo reveals the creation process of the Mansion 38 LP –  starting from Chemo’s first encounter with Jam …
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10 Questions: Rye Shabby

From lacing lyrics over grime instrumentals and recording tracks by age 11, to working with Aboveground on his music videos and touring the UK with High Focus Records, Rye Shabby is an unashamedly new school rapper currently signed to UK …
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Ten things you didn’t know: SonnyJim

Since the 2006 release of ‘The Soul Trader EP’, SonnyJim has been a prominent face on the UK Hip-Hop scene, heading up the highly regarded EatGood Records label and smashing stage shows and freestyle battles for well over a decade. …
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Looking back….. Lee Scott – The making of Nice Swan

“Honestly man, what it comes down to is I just want to make music and put projects together and art and that’s it, I don’t really have any passion for the other shit.” Scott was in the process of breaking …
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Big Toast / Gatecrasherz interview

Gatecrasherz debut album might’ve felt like a long time coming, but the highly anticipated UK Hip-Hop album has finally arrived. The London based Revorg Records collective consisting of Downstroke, 2016 UK End of the Weak champion – Gee Bag, Oliver …
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Greg Blackman Interview

Greg Blackman is a prolific musician and illustrator who has been fusing his love of Hip-Hop with his Soulful vibes for a good few years now. Having worked with BBE, Eat Good, Agogo Records and whole host of collaborations, we …
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10 Questions: The Outerclass (Detax & Loop Faction)

What’s good lovely people! We’re back at it again with another round of 10 Questions, keeping the questions light and loose to allow the contestants to get creative and expand with their answers. So! This time round we have Cornwall based …
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Loyle Carner interview

Loyle Carner is one of the UK’s most promising talents. Summoning a new era of forward thinking, positive and seriously focused artists, we’ve been following Loyle for a good few years now, and it’s been amazing his rise to notoriety. …
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#1 – Wordplay Meets…. Eothen ‘Egon’ Alapatt (Stones Throw / Now Again Records)

Wordplay Magazine is 15! To celebrate, and summon the beginning of a year long selection of amazing, as ever high quality content, including interviews, mixes, competitions, AND Issue 16s’ imminent release. To kick things off, we are very proud to …
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