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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Love Saves The Day (Preview)

Man! It’s crazy to think that we’ve hit May already! Sure, 2017’s blessed with some epic albums thus far but where has the time gone?! Apart from delivering one of our best issues yet, here at Wordplay HQ we’ve done …
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Yo! – Dutch Mob, Phoenix Da Icefire, Snoop Dogg, Conway, Beat Butcha, Westside Gunn, A.G. + more

Yes folks! It’s that time again. We’re here to hook you up with a fix of new material and excerpts from new releases over the past seven days. As ever, we’re going to let the music do the talking… Dutch …
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Yo! – Nas, Kendrick Lamar, Leaf Dog, Merkules, O.C., Curren$y, Verb T, Big Boi + more

Yes folks! It’s that time again. We’re here to hook you up with a fix of new material and excerpts from new releases over the past seven days. As ever, we’re going to let the music do the talking… Nas …
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Outlook Festival x Cazer – 2017 Line Up Announcement visuals

WhoiIII! Outlook Festival is back! Now in their 10th year, the Croatian based festival situated in Fort Punta Christo has become a stalwart within the annual festival calendar for music lovers everywhere.  2017 has an even crazier line up than …
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Yo! – Homeboy Sandman, Kyza, Westside Gunn, NxWorries, Split Prophets, Jay Prince, Avelino + more

Yes folks! It’s that time again. There’s been plenty of big releases over the extended weekend and hopefully you’ve found the time to indulge. We might all have to head back to normality today but fear not; we’re here to hook …
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Yo! – Evidence, DANGERDOOM, Cappo, Mothership Connection, AZ, Frank Ocean, Moreone + more

Yes folks! It’s that time again. Hopefully the Monday blues have disappeared but if not, fear not! We’re here to hook you up with a weekly fix of new material and excerpts from new releases over the past seven days. …
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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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Yo! – Leaf Dog, ATCQ, Dutch Mob, REKS, Brother Ali, Danny Brown, Joey Bada$$, Gensu Dean + more

Yes folks! It’s that time again. Hopefully the Monday blues have disappeared but if not, fear not! We’re here to hook you up with a weekly fix of new material and excerpts from new releases over the past seven days; …
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YO! – Sean P, Apathy, Speech Debelle, Doc Brown, Conway, Oddisee, Jungle Brown + more

Yes folks! It’s that time again. Hopefully the Monday blues have disappeared but if not, fear not! We’re here to hook you up with a weekly fix of new material and excerpts from new releases over the past seven days. …
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Yo! – Doc Brown, Talib Kweli & Styles P, Your Old Droog, Dotz, Joey Bada$$, Freddie Gibbs + more

‘Sup folks?! We’re aware that everyone’s busy dealing with the day-to-day ball ache that is life so we’re giving Yo! a bit of a facelift to make things just that bit easier . From now on it’s a no-frills afair; …
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RELOAD – Stormzy, Ghetts, Jammz, Davinche, Devlin, Stefflon Don, AJ Tracey, Solo 45 + more

Yes, yes peeps.  It’s time for another dose of reload-worthy releases from the world of 140bpm. If you’re after something a little different from our usual output, we’ve rounded up a selection of what we feel needs another spin. Check …
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#WPAOTY 2016 – Panel & Results

It’s that time! We went from 14 seriously dope albums, to five, and NOW is the time to announce the winner. It’s hard to create a sense of tension on a written piece, BUT we have been so hyped to …
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UK Beatbox Championships Finals – Live at Scala – London – 19-11-2016

I’ll be honest, I’ve never really been into beatboxing, and it’s something that has always slipped under the Wordplay radar. I think because these days beatboxing isn’t strictly hip-hop beats and tends to be more dubstep or drum and bass. …
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Pick Ten – UK DJ’s

Where would The Beastie Boys be without Mix Master Mike? Or RUN DMC without Jam Master Jay? Saying this, where would hip-hop be without Kool Herc!!? Of all the elements in hip-hop, the DJ is possibly the most important. When …
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