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Ghostpoet, Dope, yo!

Ghostpoet just released an album this past Tuesday, March 3. I think I’m gonna buy his new album Shedding Skin, so I’m going to proclaim it now, 441 more words


Listen Up ! Young Fathers

For no particular reason I missed Young Fathers. I knew they were from Edinburgh, I also knew they had won the Mercury Prize. Both of those things haven’t really gone together before. 45 more words


This is all Yours // Alt-J

Arguably a world away from the music in their first album, Mercury Prize winning band: Alt-J rejoined the scene back in September with their second album ‘This is All Yours’. 191 more words


Young Fathers - Rain Or Shine

Since taking out the Mercury Prize last year for their album ‘Dead’, Scottish rappers Young Fathers have been hard at work on a new LP, ‘White Men Are Black Too’. 55 more words


FRESH NEW KICKS: Rain Or Shine- Young Fathers

Fresh off provoking a flurry of writers into selecting their ‘race relations thinkpiece’ font by revealing the title of their second album to be White Men Are Black Men Too,  139 more words


Recommendation - Kate Tempest - 'Bad Place For A Good Time'

Following the release of last year’s astonishingly brilliant Everybody Down, which gained her a Mercury Prize nomination, Kate Tempest is already releasing new music – yesterday she dropped ‘ 100 more words


41. Dead - Young Fathers

Even though they hate to be called rap, or any specific genre, Scotland’s Young Fathers definitely pull influences from dozens of opposing genres. Part London dub, part afropop, part alternative hip hop, the trio had a breakthrough year in 2014, culminating in their LP Dead winning the Mercury Prize. 147 more words

AOTY 2014