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Simon Webbon

Dave Wins the 2019 Mercury Prize

Dave, the 21-year-old rapper and songwriter from South London, has won the 2019 Hyundai Mercury Prize. Making the announcement at the Eventim Apollo in Hammersmith last night, judge Annie Mac praised the courage and musicality on show in his debut full-length…

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James Nissen

The Music of England

English traditional music is often associated with Romantic imaginaries of ‘green and pleasant lands’ and…

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Robert Mitchell: Piano Advice and Soundcheck Chat

Ahead of his ‘Black Notes from the Deep’ performance with Courtney Pine and Omar at Band on the Wall, we caught up with bassist Vidal Montgomery to discuss his technique, and to get some tips for new musicians. Thumbnail photo:…

Omar: Soundcheck Chat

Ahead of his ‘Black Notes from the Deep’ performance with Courtney Pine at Band on…