dubstep

Interview: P Money

'I'm really good at storytelling. I pay attention to detail so when I tell a story, I go pretty deep' - the grime MC on his candid approach plus staying independent...

Interview: Sherwood and Pinch

Adrian Sherwood and Bristol’s Pinch represent two generations of bass. We find out what happened when they came together for this year’s debut LP, Late Night Endless…

30 Seconds interview: Footsie

Producer and MC Footsie has been a lynchpin in the grime scene since its early rumblings in London’s East End. We quiz him on his soundsystem roots and latest volume in his King Original series…

How to pitch music for Hollywood films and ads

Hollywood music supervisor Bobby Gumm’s has worked on music for the likes of The Dark Knight Rises and Anchorman 2. Ahead of his appearance at the next NARIP session, M heard about what he looks for when choosing music to sync…

Vic Galloway on SXSW

Today there are more opportunities than ever to showcase your music internationally. A myriad of different events such as The Great Escape, Popkomm, Womex, Transmusicales, Eurosonic, GoNorth and CMJ bring A&R, live agents, promoters, bloggers, broadcasters and journalists together in one place, to feast their eyes and ears on the finest new music on the planet. There is however a behemoth that straddles the globe and eclipses them all – South by South West (SXSW).

Featured Artist – Coda

Coda are a 5-piece live dubstep band from London, and have been producing music together since September 2009, after the members met at the Academy of Contemporary Music.

Review: Jamie Woon Live

The edgy environment of a packed and sweaty Corsica Studios, under railway arches in South London's Elephant and Castle, is exactly where you would expect dubstep's latest face to launch his debut album Mirrorwriting.

Brutal bass

The brutal bass of dubstep has been tickling ribcages since the genre’s humble beginnings in Croydon circa 2001. It hasn’t had much of an impact on the charts though – until now. David Smyth charts the rise of the UK’s trendiest new dance phenomenon, led by a troupe of enigmatic producers and songwriters.…

Chase & Status

Chase & Status are Saul Milton and Will Kennard. Emerging from the UK’s Dubstep scene, their music fuses classic songwriting with the sonic expertise of seasoned dance producers. Their once-underground sound has now been discovered by multi-million selling American Hip Hop and R&B stars.…