THE STREETS – NONE OF US ARE GETTING OUT OF THIS LIFE ALIVE

Mike Skinner & co bring us the first album from The Streets in 10 long years.  Originally intending to make a TONGA album themed around his balloon-filled club nights, NOUAGOOTLA is essentially the bi-product that came together whilst Skinner worked on a film accompanied by another album.  Given these circumstances, and the dizzying array of…

THE STREETS – CALL MY PHONE THINKING I’M DOING NOTHING BETTER

The Streets are back!  Mike Skinner has long been dropping hints at a forthcoming mixtape, the first proper taste of which comes in the form of new single ‘Call My Phone Thinking I’m Doing Nothing Better’ featuring Tame Impala.  Kevin Parker’s dreamy hook slots in beautifully amidst some classic Streets-sounding keys, synth strings and an…

CARDI B, PUSHA T, NAS & MORE ANNOUNCED FOR PARKLIFE 2019

Parklife Festival announced their 2019 line-up this week, which is set to include performances from Province favourites Pusha T, Nas, Cardi B, Loyle Carner, The Streets, Mura Masa, Earl Sweatshirt, Slowthai and a whole lot more besides.  It’s shaping up to be the British festival for Hip Hop this year. Returning to Heaton Park in Manchester Saturday…

MIKE SKINNER – YOU BETTER BE

It’s been a while since we’ve heard an official release from Mike Skinner, who now spends that majority of his time DJ-ing and film-making.  New track ‘You Better Be’ is a simple, uplifting, Garage-influenced instrumental which comes with footage from a week in the life of Mr Skinner.  If there’s one thing we’ve always loved about…