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Featured artist: Scalping

Get to know Bristol's Scalping: the Bristol-based four piece causing a stir with spectacular audio visual live shows and their techno-punk fusion.

Featured Artist: Octavian

Grime, house and drill mixologist Octavian looks set to revolutionise British rap, get the skinny on the BBC Sounds 2019 winner ahead of his UK tour…

Featured Artist: Black Midi

The elusive Croydon-based math-rock quartet have caused quite a stir via their intense live shows and a uniquely progressive take on guitar music. Dig into the studied, yet feral, world ahead of their debut UK tour...

Featured artist: Lewis Capaldi

Nearly 250 million plays, four sold-out headline tours - the last year and a bit has been pretty staggering for 22 year-old Lewis Capaldi. Get to know his brooding, powerhouse sound here...

Featured artist: Rina Mushonga

Get to know Rina Mushonga: a Peckham-based global pop purveyor, who's preparing to set the agenda in 2019 with the release of her cracking new album, In a Galaxy...

Featured artist: Mahalia

Meet rising Leicester singer, Mahalia, whose shimmering R&B and empowering lyrics have made her the darling of countless ones-to-watch lists for 2019...

Featured Artist: Michael Clark

Falmouth talent Michael Clark is a singer-songwriter whose folk sound is a masterclass in the power of simplicity. Inspired by the acoustics of Nick Drake, his debut EP lands next year and promises to be special...

Featured Artist: Millie Turner

Still studying for her A-levels, Millie Turner has already got an impressive run of club-ready singles behind her that have got critics in a spin. Discover her blissed-out dancefloor sound here...

Featured artist: Jvck James

Nineties’ R&B meets the N73 night bus to Tottenham: get to know the smooth sounds of 18-year-old East Londoner Jvck James before he blows up big.

Featured artist: Dylan Cartlidge

Get to know the Teeside wonderkid who layers elastic basslines with electro-funk synths and snappy spoken word to conjure a sound that sits somewhere between Beck, De La Soul and Andre 3000.