Monday, January 20, 2020

New music: Mary J Blige – ‘Nobody But You’ (prod. by MJ Cole, ft Sam Smith)

In preparation for the new record's release next month, soul queen Mary J Blige has unveiled Nobody But You, the fourth cut from her anticipated The London Sessions album. Premiered moments ago by Zane Lowe, Nobody But You hears production by UK Garage legend MJ...

New music: TIEKS – ‘Sing That Song’ (All About She Remix)

Following his support slot for Lauryn Hill last weekend, TIEKS has unveiled All About She's UKG-inspired remix to his storming new single Sing That Song. Premiered by Mistajam last night as his 1Xtra 'Inbox Fresh', All About She's rendition falls part of the Sing That...

New music: Alexa Goddard – ‘So There’ (Audio Monsters Remix)

With So There, the follow-up to Alexa Goddard's debut Marilyn, set to do big things for the Roc Nation-signed youngster, Audio Monsters have unveiled their deep-bass/UKG-inspired remix to the new single, a bouncy release that undoubtedly would've sat well during the 'garage-heyday' in the...

New music: Todd Edwards – ‘I’m Not Afraid’

Todd Edwards has returned with his first new garage track in "years", thanks to I'm DJ Oneman sharing I'm Not Afraid from his upcoming Solitaire Vol. 3 mixtape. Recorded at London's Red Bull Studios, I'm Not Afraid brings back Todd Edwards' signature 4/4 beats...

Take a listen to Artful’s UK garage fusion of Macy Gray’s ‘Bang Bang’ with Jessie J’s one

On the same day Jessie J dropped Bang Bang, her massive pop collab with Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj, Macy Gray quietly also dropped her own track of the same name (itself being the lead single from her upcoming record The Way). Well, it...

New music: Gorgon City – ‘Imagination’ (ft. Katy Menditta)

Following on from last week's reveal of their Maverick Sabre collaboration, Coming Home, Gorgon City have shared Imagination, the latest cut to be lifted from their anticipated upcoming record Sirens. Featuring emerging London singer/songwriter Katy Menditta, Imagination is instantly-recognisable as signature Gorgon City; vocal deep-house,...

New music: Context – ‘Hindsight Is The Purest Form Of Romance’ EP

Following last-month's 20Something, Context has unveiled his new EP, Hindsight Is The Purest Form Of Romance. The three-track project (or four if you include Mike Skinner's remix of early-2014 cut Small Town Lad Sentiments) is a further impressive stab - a notable follow-up from the...

New music: Wookie ft Eliza Doolittle – ‘The Hype 2.0’ (Motez Remix)

Motez has shared his remix of Wookie and Eliza Doolittle's 2013 collaboration The Hype. Set for a repackaged rerelease as The Hype 2.0, Motez ensues a grimey-bassline across multiple harks to some classic UKG. The Hype 2.0 drops on 13th October. Stream below: [soundcloud...

New music: Shift K3Y – ‘I Know’ (Tough Love Remix)

London-based DJ/production outfit Tough Love have shared their remix of Shift K3Y's upcoming single I Know. Hearing elements of early-UK garage, Tough Love utilise some manipulation of Shift K3Y's vocals across a deep-house beat; a perfect example of what's currently going in the emerging UK...

New music: Karen Harding – ‘Say Something’

The X Factor's a funny old game, isn't it? Whilst the TV show sends the UK into a spin on an annual basis, to find, what Simon Cowell and co believe is the 'best singer in the country', often it's those who fail to...