A fresh face and a fresh sound on the North East hip-hop scene, J Smirk has a lot to prove. Breaking on to the scene almost a year ago, J’s music has been divisive, drawing […]
Gig Review: The Sugarhill Gang/Grandmaster Melle Mel & Scorpio’s Furious 5 (10/06/17)
When it comes to the world of hip-hop, The Sugarhill Gang are amongst the most legendary acts of all time. The gang were revolutionary musically, almost single-handedly creating the commercial hip-hop cultural that we know […]
Twitter Spotlight: St. Buryan
We spoke to indie pop five piece St.Buryan about their debut single, upcoming shows and what the rest of 2017 holds.
Event Review: From The Hip @ Arch Sixteen Café, Gateshead (05/05/2017)
The best way to describe From The Hip would be to compare it to a 3 hour jam session with artists coming together from each and every genre to create something amazing. No set lists […]
Event Review: The Red Carpet Sessions (06/05/2017)
Another four upcoming artists from across the North East made their way to Wood’s Coffee in Tynemouth for this month’s instalment of The Red Carpet Sessions. The event showcased some amazing artists, all with their […]
Gig Review: Tax The Heat @ Jumpin’ Jacks Newcastle (26/04/2017)
Great British hopes Tax The Heat are readying a brand new record and preparing for a return to Download this summer. Coming off the back of their debut album, Fed To The Lions, Bristolian rock […]
Event Review: Music and Moonshine @ Prohibition Cabaret Bar (20/04/17)
“Music and Moonshine” at Prohibition Cabaret Bar in Gateshead was the latest event hosted by Sam Wright NE, and featured sets from local acoustic artists Cara Pearson Acoustics, Doozy Rowlands, Brother Joe and Aaron Wiggett. […]
Today we spoke to rapper Reali-T about getting into music, being real and how long he has left in the rap game.