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Eskimo Dance 2014

Back in December 2014, I went to Eskimo Dance in London. This was a big deal then, as it was one of the first times Eskimo Dance happened since 2004 (now it seems like they tour the UK doing them … Continue reading

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March 2015: Grime Update

The best thing I can say about grime in 2015 is that it isn’t 2014 anymore, so I won’t have to read anymore “GRIME IS BACK!” articles. It was lazy to begin with, and ignores the fact that labels like … Continue reading

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Nando’s and Grime: Pt 2

A while back I wrote an article about the popularity of African chicken chain Nando’s among UK grime artists. And, while much to my chagrin, there still isn’t a Nando’s in NYC, it is still popular with grime dudes in … Continue reading

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wiley- bazooka freestyle

If you don’t like war, don’t listen to the war, don’t get involved in the bambaclaat war  

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The Best Grime Song Ever

Wiley- Nightbus Dubplate (a/k/a The Movement Diss) With the recent release of Ruff Sqwad’s White Label Classics, and the general feeling of nostalgia about the early days of grime, it’s fair to say the retrospective period in regards to the first … Continue reading

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Nando’s and Grime

“you went to Nando’s, and she parred off the meal” One of the things about listening to grime is you end up learning bits and pieces about life in London that you might not have known about. Slang (“IT’S A … Continue reading

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