RUDE KID – WILEY KAT

After announcing his upcoming solo EP ‘Noah’s Ark’ with ‘Oh My Bass‘, Grime producer Rude Kid drops new track ‘Wiley Kat’.  “I named this tune after the godfather of Grime [Wiley] because when I was making it I was picturing him MCing over the tune,” explains Rude Kid.  “I think he was the first person…

KOJEY RADICAL – BLIND EYE [FT. FRANK GAMBLE]

Kojey Radical sets his sights towards the Middle East on new track ‘Blind Eye’.  Speaking to i-D Magazine about the track, the Londoner said: “The artists I love and respect are the ones that painted a picture of the times they live in.  I think it’s easy to sometimes forget the power and effect of music. The injustices…

HUDSON MOHAWKE – INDIAN STEPS [FT. ANTONY]

Hudson Mohawke’s most recent ‘Lantern‘ LP featured the tender, yet epic ‘Indian Steps’, an emotive track which draws on the soft vocals of Antony Hegarty.  Five months later, HudMo hands over to i-D Magazine and German director Daniel Sannwald to give the track some truly unique visuals inspired but Rodin’s sculpture, ‘The Kiss’.  “For the video I recreate that sculpture…

LION BABE – IMPOSSIBLE

NYC R&B duo Lion Babe release a new track, ‘Impossible’.  It’s a vibrant, upbeat track that evokes “a summer street scene of burst fire hydrants and water fights” according to digital premiere hosts i-D Magazine.  First played on Annie Mac’s Radio 1 show, the track is a catchy pop tune, with vocalist Jillian Hervey switching from…

SKEPTA – BACK THEN [PROD. PLASTICIAN]

For his latest release, Skepta picks a ten year old instrumental from Dubstep pioneer Plastician.  Speaking to i-D Magazine on the track, the producer said: “Two weekends back I was in Ibiza with Boy Better Know and Skepta just casually told me he vocalled one of my old tracks, we were eating lunch at Ocean Beach…

AGE OF L.U.N.A – MEMORY LANE

With a combined age of just nineteen, UK four-piece Age Of L.U.N.A are racking up the accolades thanks to their fresh take on the UK Hip Hop sound.  New track ‘Memory Lane’ has just been released via i-D Magazine, featuring a beat from sixteen year old producer NK-OK which sounds like a lurching, shuffled version…

DEVLIN – 50 GRAND [FT. SKEPTA]

i-D Magazine just premiered a new collaboration between Grime MCs Devil and Skepta entitled ’50 Grand’.  Over a Term & Ratchet-produced, “Eastern-inflected” Grime beat, the pair rally against braggadocio and pledge allegiance to their roots.  The track is Devlin’s first in 18 months, and marks the beginning of a a slew of new material ahead of his…