25 Years of Garage has good intentions, but this scene-documenting film makes some familiar mistakes.
Releases created in lockdown have included messages to stay home and save lives.
Why shouting diversity just doesn’t cut it if the system is designed to keep people out.
The policing of black British culture has a long history.
West London group 1011 music group have been banned from making music without police permission.
It’s not the first time a form of urban music from the black community has been purposefully associated with crime by the powers that be.
Stormzy and other grime artists are speaking up, and their messages can no longer be ignored by mainstream.
Self-expression from the streets.
Grime could provoke the most disruptive cultural transformation of the British music industry in decades.
Who are the ‘macho boasting idiots’ now?
When the classroom is your dance floor.
Skepta’s Mercury Prize win has put grime – and youth culture – in the spotlight.