True love waited: How Radiohead conquered Glastonbury again, 20 years after the glory of '97

When Radiohead took to Glastonbury’s Pyramid Stage in 1997, they made history. Widely regarded as one the greatest headline sets, not just Worthy Farm folklore, but in UK festival history as a whole, Thom Yorke and co. emerged icons from their first time topping the bill in Pilton. Twenty years later, fresh from the release last year’s […]

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Chance The Rapper Apologizes For Disrespecting Dr. Dre –

During his Be Encouraged tour, proud indie artist Chance The Rapper went after the record industry. As his anti-label track ‘No Problem’ played, Chance lampooned the names the labels on the screen behind him. Chance The Rapper explains why he’s turned down millions from the labels.] Motown became No Crown, Def Jam Recordings became Don’t […]

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New Music: Jonathan Burkett – Changes Feat. Polanca (@mrjohnburkett)

Everyone has experienced those times when it seems as if the world is upon their shoulders and everything is going wrong. The desire to give up can be overwhelming but, there are times when we are at our lowest points and the only thing that can lift us up out our darkest hour is a […]

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Thisis50 Indie Artist Spotlight: Young Hustler Ka$h Route turns chase for money into successful music career; launches fifth studio album project “The High Times Of Ka$h Vol. 2”

  TAMPA, FL – DMV (DC, Maryland, Virginia) native & upcoming Composer/Singer/Rapper/Producer, Kyle “Ka$h Route” Reedy has always been someone looking to make an extra buck. Even as a young boy he was always looking for the next hustle – juggling many different money-making ventures. Instead lunch breaks in school he would battle local mc’s, […]

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DIY in 2017: How Leeds, Bristol and London's scenes are striving to survive

In 2017, DIY venues across Britain continue to fer exciting, safe spaces for boundary-pushing music, despite a growing set  challenges threatening their futures. Tayyab Amin speaks to members the Leeds DIY community and beyond to find out what internal and external obstacles UK scenes need to overcome to not just survive, but thrive. The UK is rich with independent […]

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