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The Week of L.U.N.A. – Review – Live Under No Authority Mixtape

  So. The Age Of L.U.N.A….. This review summons the end of a week celebrating one of the most exciting new groups to come out of the UK in a long time. As Wordplay Magazine’s One To Watch for issue …
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The Week of L.U.N.A. – Day Five – 10 Questions with Daniella Thomas (Vocalist)

Welcome to the final installment in a special 4 part series of 10 Questions as part of The Week of L.U.N.A., a week dedicated to London based hip-hop / neo-soul heads The Age of L.U.N.A. Let’s continue on a smooth tip with …
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The Week of L.U.N.A. – Day Four – 10 Questions with Kyote Noir (MC/Artist)

Welcome to the third in a special 4 part series of 10 Questions as part of The Week of L.U.N.A., a week dedicated to London based hip-hop / neo-soul heads The Age of L.U.N.A. Let’s continue with the lyrical vibes in the form of the …
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The Week of L.U.N.A. – Day Three – 10 Questions with Butch Arkas (MC/Artist)

Welcome to the second in a special 4 part series of 10 Questions as part of The Week of L.U.N.A., a week dedicated to London based hip-hop / neo-soul heads The Age of L.U.N.A. Let’s continue with the MC styles in the form of the …
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The Week of L.U.N.A. – Day Two – 10 Questions with NK-OK (Producer)

Welcome to the first in a special 4 part series of 10 Questions as part of The Week of L.U.N.A., a week dedicated to London based hip-hop / neo-soul heads The Age of L.U.N.A. Let’s kick things off with the man …
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The Week of L.U.N.A. – Day One – The Visuals

Welcome one and all to the Week of L.U.N.A.!!! After an astoundingly fast rise to underground fame, the 4 strong London based Crew made up of 2 MC’s, 1 vocalist and a producer have been making massive waves since 2014. …
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Wordplay Podcast 010

We’re back once again for another hour of dopeness in the form of the Wordplay Podcast, this time round featuring a bag of exclusives and new music from the likes of Mouse Outfit, Adam and Cuth, Age of LUNA, Philly …
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Lean Low and DJ Dubplates – High At The Fairground

Bad Taste records is known for providing a platform for the more eclectic end of the scale of underground music and this latest release, with the addition of new personalities, is in keeping with this theme. London’s Lean Low and …
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TufKut – Collectors Corner (Vinyl Destination)

The magic number of our Collectors Corner interviews has arrived. Third up we have certified aficionado of all things hiphop, TufKut of Zulu Nation & Beats In Progress and the man behind the Cratefast Show, Sundays on Itch FM. What …
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Verb T & Illinformed – The Man With The Foggy Eyes

Three parts rapper, one part Owl, Verb T’s newest studio album, The Man With The Foggy Eyes represents the High Focus label’s latest attempt at UK domination. Along with the support of RLD Records and their super producer, Illinformed (who …
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Twizzy Interview

Perhaps recognisable to most heads as one component of the Three Headed Beast collective, Bristol based lyricist Twizzy is an artist who has been in the hip-hop game longer than most, however only now is he making waves into notoriety …
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Trellion – Lighthouse Tape

In Trellion’s own words, “this ain’t an album, it’s a dumbscape”. Intended for listening in a single sitting, it’s fitting to see it released on a limited edition cassette (quickly snapped up, though it’s still available as a digital bundle), …
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Stinkin Slumrok Interview

Stinkin Slumrok, a self-confessed “swamp” being who resides in the murky underground of the North & East ends of London, is a lyricist who has become sick of lurking in the shadows and is set to create a serious impression …
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Ringz Ov Saturn presents the MPC series – Bad Company (Triple Darkness)

  BAD COMPANY (Triple Darkness) Weapons of choice: Native Instruments Maschine MK1 Akai MPK49 Logic Pro 9 Numark PT-01 Turntable Bad Company started producing in early 2002 after acquiring his first drum machine, an Akai MPC 2000xl LE. He started off as …
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Joey Bada$$ – World Domination Tour

Joey Bada$$ (the subject of Issue 13 of Wordplay Magazine) will return to the UK this November as part of his World Domination tour, that will see him playing shows in Liverpool, Birmingham, London, Norwich and Bristol to name a few (full list and ticket links below).The …
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King Magnetic – Timing Is Everything

Representing Philadelphia (Allentown), Pennsylvania is King Magnetic. A known fixture in the Philly hip hop scene, Magnetic has had trouble with the law during his career. However, he has a tendency to show resiliency by making consistent music and finding …
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