360 turn: the rapper on recovering from addiction

360 turn: the rapper on recovering from addiction

360 turn: the rapper on recovering from addiction   Rob Boffard talks to Australia’s most popular rapper about how sudden fame saw him turn to binge drinking and drugs, and the manager who saved his life   Full Story A-Wa: Ancient Noise Music, Profiles...
Zion I: Bay Area Blood

Zion I: Bay Area Blood

Zion I: Bay Area Blood   The duo are notorious for changing up their style and 2014 has seen them releasing more music than ever, including their second EP of the year, Libations. Here, Zumbi talks us through their prolific process.   Full Story A-Wa:...
Seth Sentry: tomorrow belongs to this waiter-turned-rapper

Seth Sentry: tomorrow belongs to this waiter-turned-rapper

Seth Sentry: tomorrow belongs to this waiter-turned-rapper   After 10 years working in restaurants, the rising star of Aussie rap is touring with Bliss N Eso and charming fans with his laidback persona and formidable freestyling   Full Story A-Wa: Ancient...
Point and Shoot

Point and Shoot

Point and Shoot   We wander London with street photographer Boogie and steal a peek through his gritty lens on life   Full Story A-Wa: Ancient Noise Music, Profiles Burning Issue Investigation, Tech The power of story: How fiction writing can improve your...
Licensed to Illy: Australia’s answer to Jay Z

Licensed to Illy: Australia’s answer to Jay Z

Licensed to Illy: Australia's answer to Jay Z   The Melbourne rapper overcame a spinal injury to dominate Australia’s rap scene – and he’s only just hitting his stride   Full Story A-Wa: Ancient Noise Music, Profiles Burning Issue Investigation,...
Rick Ross’s secret weapon comes from the Lake District

Rick Ross’s secret weapon comes from the Lake District

Rick Ross's secret weapon comes from the Lake District   Even if you’re not a Rick Ross fan, it’s difficult not to be blown away by the song “Maybach Music III”. While Ross is a pretty average rapper, he’s got an almost supernatural instinct for...
SA’s music video mastermind

SA’s music video mastermind

SA’s music video mastermind   Meet Fausto Becatti. He makes music videos. And along with a number of other amazing directors, he’s putting South Africa’s industry on the map.   Full Story A-Wa: Ancient Noise Music, Profiles Burning Issue Investigation, Tech...
Blitz The Ambassador

Blitz The Ambassador

Blitz The Ambassador   Meet the Ghanaian hip hop artist who knows full well what it means to be an outsider.   Full Story A-Wa: Ancient Noise Music, Profiles Burning Issue Investigation, Tech The power of story: How fiction writing can improve your...
Jehst – an analogue rapper in a digital world

Jehst – an analogue rapper in a digital world

Jehst – an analogue rapper in a digital world   The laidback label boss of YNR has come up with a new album that could top Nuke Proof Suit. The postman delivers   Full Story A-Wa: Ancient Noise Music, Profiles Burning Issue Investigation, Tech The power of...