FourToTheFloor exclusive screening at Sonos Studio – London

Last week Wordplay were invited to attend the launch of Channel 4’s late night music show FourtotheFloor (FTTF) at the lovely London home to Sonos Studio. The screenings were complimented by Thris Thian and United Vibrations both delivering exciting and intimate …
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10 questions – Verses Bang (Gutta Recs / Troll Gang)

Ello! So, Wordplay HQ are back again with some words and questions, in a particular order, to help you find out more about artists you love, or are yet to discover. We keep the questions loose to let them expand …
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Interview – Creatures Of Habit

Since RLD Records was founded by Leaf Dog & BVA back in 2006, their ethic of keeping rap music real and organic has earned them the respect of a global hip-hop community. This respect has led to RLD becoming one …
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SOUNDSCI TAKEOVER – Day 6 – Connecting The Dots Part Four: Rhymes, Rhymes, Rhymes! with Audessey aka Jack Jones

OK! So, it’s the time for our final video in the 4 part Connecting The Dots video series exploring the inner process of Soundsci! To finish of we have Audessey reciting his freshly penned verse. We told you at the …
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SOUNDSCI TAKEOVER – Day 5 – Connecting The Dots Part Three: The Monk’s Work with DJ Ollie Teeba & JonnyCuba

Aaaah yeh! Wordplay is still under a friendly takeover! If you’ve been checking out the past 4 days of the Soundsci Wordplay takeover you’ll know that as part of the week we’ve worked with the crew to create a 4 part video …
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SOUNDSCI TAKEOVER – Day 4 – The Art Of Soundsci – Exclusive interview with Mr.Krum

So far this week we’ve had the pleasure of talking to No Sleep Nigel, seeing Ox dig for treasure, and Audessey fixing up samples ready to chop, and now, on day 4 of the Soundsci Takeover week we turn to …
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SOUNDSCI TAKEOVER – Day 3 – Connecting The Dots Part Two: Protool’n with Audessey

Yes yes! It’s that time again! If you’ve been perusing the past 2 days of the Soundsci Wordplay takeover you’ll know that as part of the week we’ve worked with the fellas to create a 4 part video series unveiling …
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SOUNDSCI TAKEOVER – Day 2 – No Sleep Nigel Interview

The super soulful week of Soundsci continues by diggin deeper into the collective’s sound with the man behind the boards No Sleep Nigel. His name is legendary amongst the UK’s inner circle, having worked with the creme of the crop …
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SOUNDSCI TAKEOVER – Day 1 – Connecting The Dots Part One: Diggin With Oxygen

Welcome to the Soundsci takeover week at Wordplay!!! Over the next 7 days we’re going to be providing you with some in depth insight into one of the finest cross-atlantic collaborations that we’ve seen in hip-hop. Consisting of 4 emcees, …
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Interview – The Lytics

WP: How are you feeling about the new release (Hold On), and how was the process of writing it? TL: We were actually writing a full length record. We didn’t finish it and we got to the point where we …
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Mecca:83 interview (Expansions Collective)

Mecca:83 has quietly built a concrete reputation amongst the Soul Jazz and hip-hop community. Having working with the likes of Scorzayzee, Replife, Distant Starr and many more, alongside creating his own label and dictating his own visual style, Mecca:83 (formerly …
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Ill Move Sporadic & Tenchoo Interview

Hopefully you caught the dope exclusive track Chess Pieces that Wordplay dropped last month for the brand new collaboration from Tenchoo & IMS. Well, in anticipation for their new collaborative project Panic Room 9, Wordplay caught up with all 4 …
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Makala Cheung 張 Interview

Makala Cheung is a long standing member of Bristol’s local music scene. Known for her powerful and creative performances, alongside her Oriental associations and endeavours, Makala’s fast becoming an artist to look out for in 2016 and beyond. So, Makala, …
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10 Questions – Invokal (Broken Authors / UGHH)

 Yes yes people! So, we’re back with another chunk of 10 Questions. As ever we’re keeping it loose and allowing the artists to expand on the questions. So, this week we have Brighton based lyricist, artist and journalist… Invokal 1) …
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Horseshoe Gang Interview – Album focus – Anti Trap Music

Ethan Everton spoke to Julius & Demetrius from Horseshoe Gang to uncover details regarding their upcoming album Anti-Trap Music. In America, hip-hop culture faces turmoil as kids readily embrace a newfound millennial trend known as trap music, a genre which …
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