‘Nowadays in the music industry, the music is very much watered down and repetitive, that’s why the undergrounds so important…’ London artist I & Ideal of Rebel Lions shares his views on the music industry. Artist Name: I & Ideal Country: England Artist Type:Rapper / Spoken Word City/State: Mother Earth Genre: Hip-Hop Age: 20 Alias:… Read more »
“The only difference between the underground and mainstream is money.”- Interview with Rapper Potent Whisper
Rapper Potent Whisper asks “How much thought do you think these talented underground artists give to their image, the longevity of their brand, PR etc? “ Artist Name: Potent Whisper Country: England Artist Type: Lyricist, Rapper City/State: London Genre: Hip-Hop Age: 23 Alias: — Description: I make Hip-Hop music for love, unity and empowerment. When… Read more »
Interview with Benny Diction – Nottingham-born rapper speaks on album sales, lyrical content and individuality within Hip-Hop.
Meet Benny Diction: “When you cut through the layers of the homogenised crap that has blighted rap’s name, it’s actually the most varied form of music going…” Artist Name: Benny Diction Country: UK Artist Type: rapper, spoken word, musician, producer City/State: London Genre: hiphop, rap, jazz, electronic, folk Age: 29 Alias: – Description: Benny Diction… Read more »
Independent Vs Signed (Part 2) – Interview with KenKodie “The hardest thing I would say is self-promotion and getting your music out… “
To be or not to be: Independent Vs Signed (Part 2) – Interview with KenKodie I recently did an interview with KenKodie a London based rapper, singer and producer who has had a good buzz in the UK underground scene for the past year. He has featured on songs with some grime heavy weights and… Read more »
To be or not to be: Independent Vs Signed – How successful will I be as an unsigned artist?
To be or not to be: Independent Vs Signed (part 1) The topic of whether or not a talented independent artist should sign to a major label is always a contentious issue. So imagine my shock when I found out one of my favourite inde artists’, Dom Kennedy is allegedly getting signed to MMG and… Read more »