SLOWTHAI – RAINBOW

Northampton’s Slowthai continues to draw comparison from horror films in the video for brand new track ‘Rainbow’.  Right from the off we know we’re in for a creepy trip as we’re kept in time by an ominous hacking sound.  ‘Thai then continues to address the issue of racial stereotyping on the track, while the video…

SLOWTHAI – POLAROID

One can’t help but think that Slowthai is releasing music the way it should be released in 2018.  Each drop from the promising young Northampton feels carefully considered and laser-sighted.  New single ‘Polaroid’ is no exception; a starkly simple beat and Slowthai’s abbrasive bars soundtrack a disturbing new video directed by The Rest in which…

KOJEY RADICAL – 700 PENNIES [VIDEO]

Kojey Radical return to ‘700 Pennies‘, the second single from recent album ‘In God’s Body‘, for a new, The Rest-directed visual.  “We wanted to highlight some the complexities of love in the simplest way possible,” Kojey explains to ‘Milk‘.  “We followed the motif of waiting and longing for a moment of intimacy that never happens, using black love…

KOJEY RADICAL – OPEN HAND

Kojey Radical gave himself a lot to live up to with ‘Bambu’; the track’s raw immediacy matched only by the astonishing visuals that accompanied it.  With new track ‘Open Hand’ however, he may even have surpassed himself.  The new track is as gutteral as we’ve ever heard the young Londoner, his bars occupying an enthralling space that…

KOJEY RADICAL – BAMBU

Kojey Radical’s ‘Bambu’ is genuinely nothing short of a masterpiece.  As a music blog, we generally don’t feature music unless we love it, so you’ve probably become slightly de-sensitised to us waxing lyrical about new releases – but this is on a whole other level.  On ‘Bambu’, KR spits with such a dramatic immediacy that it’s…