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! – Run The Jewels, CyHi The Prince, Raekwon Juga-Naut, Kendrick Lamar, Goldie, Gorillaz + 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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#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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Rhythm And Alps Festival 2016

Rhythm and Alps Festival NYE 2016 Happy new year from the other side of the world!  This year we decided to switch it up and do something a bit different to the usual house party or club in bristol for …
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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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Wordplay x Record Store Day 2016 #rsd2016

It’s that time again people! Record Store Day is a day of celebration amongst music fans, digital lovers, and hard core diggers alike. YES, it can be argued that prices maybe a little higher than usual, and YES it seems …
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Natty – Live At The Belgrave Music Hall – Leeds – 15/03/16

Natty, an insanely talented musician hailing from Finsbury Park in North London, has gained a significant reputation with his uplifting, positive musical output, which matches a reggae influence with mainstream appeal effortlessly, and he does it whilst completely maintaining his …
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Dirty Dubster’s Top 10 Top reggae / hip-hop Crossover Tunes

In preparation for Dirty Dubster’s brand new album Special Request, the guys have put together a great selection of their top 10 Reggae / hip-hop crossover tunes. Happy Friday! 1) Masters At Work Ft. Screechy Dan – Give it to me …
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EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE – First Degree Burns – Esteban ft. Res One

To kick start the week, Wordplay are proud to premiere a brand spanking new video from Bristol based First Degree Burns with the awesome Esteban, featuring Split Prophets’ very own Res One and filmed by the infamous Chris Lucas. As …
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Ghost Writerz Interview

I first saw Ghost Writerz on the Unit 137’s bright orange Tangerine Soundsystem at Boomtown 2014. Although the duo, comprised of producer Sleepy Time Ghost and writer Jimmy Screech, were presented with the daunting prospect of following on from the …
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Vinyl Destination #005 – Nino Ferrer – Nino and Radiah

Vinyl Destination #005 – Nino Ferrer – Nino and Radiah (1974) VD takes us to the supreme land of Le France, where the wine pours like water and that effortless swagger and style immerses into the veins. There’s something oh so bittersweet …
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Ghost Writerz – GWz All The Way

Whack on your BBQ’s and pull out your speakers, because this release is a summer banger. The eagerly awaited debut album GWz All The Way from Ghost Writerz is finally here and trust us when we say this is one …
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Wordplay x Record Store Day 2015 #rsd2015

On the 18th April Record Store Day assumes its place at the heart of the independent music scene, celebrating the diverse and amazing vinyl record scene. From debut releases from artists to reissues of classic albums, RSD is a truly …
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Cheif Rockas Collective

Chief Rockas are a formidable production force hailing from Norwich and consisting of Daniel Tuffs and Tom Excel. They formed while running a Reggae and Hip Hop night called ‘Just-is’ that ran in Norwich for a few years, hosting artists …
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