By Rachel Milling From a viral video to club appearances and now Collab’s, Jack Lynch, more commonly referred to as “MC Lynchy” has made quite an impact on the MC scene which can only mean positive things for aspiring Mc’s and rappers. Over the last few years, the title ‘MC’ has lost credibility among the hip hop scene due to the overshadowing of alternative genres. The … [Read more...] about Spotlight on Lynchy
By Meg Winton Geko, a nineteen year old rapper from Manchester gave an energetic performance at The Old Fire Station on Tuesday night. Geko, real name Hodifa Abdallah, has been rapping since age eight and became one of the youngest rappers to be part of the UK music collective USG when he was signed at just age thirteen. ShowBizz with Geko and Friends have been touring the … [Read more...] about Energetic performance from Geko and Friends
By Emma Coles Why Format:B is my choice of dance act to watch out for. After their smash hit ‘Chunky’, Format:B has come back with another massive anthem titled ‘Okeey Yaaah.' Whilst the song title seems pretty unconventional, it makes up for the lack of normality with a fresh and unique sound. After securing their place in the UK top 40, the hit makers of ‘Chunky’ needed … [Read more...] about To B or not to B?
By Jed Clist Grime is considered the sound of urban UK. It is a genre now taking YouTube, HMV and main stages by storm, with millions of kids, teens and adults identifying with it. It has become central in the industry, and has a rich history; with charismatic icons and leaders dominating what has now become more like a sub-culture. Wiley was considered the Godfather of … [Read more...] about Godfather: Grime’s Most Illusive Album
By Melo Ruswa 23 year old singer-songwriter, Louis Berry, is poised to become the next big thing. Born and bred in Liverpool, Louis has had to overcome some hardships while growing up on a council estate with a father addicted to heroin. However that hasn't stopped his ascent into music stardom. He has gained the support of major DJs such as Annie Mac and John Kennedy, … [Read more...] about Interview with Louis Berry