GANG – HEADIE ONE & FRED AGAIN // MIXTAPE BREAK DOWN & REVIEW

In the past, Headie One has often been miss-classified by mainstream news outlets, exclusively being put into the ‘Drill’ musical category. His latest project, “GANG”, has finally distorted this preconception, bringing Headie’s more complex skills as a musician to the forefront. UK producer Fred Again cosigned the whole project, infusing his electronic, bass heavy rhythms…

AN INTERVIEW WITH T & SUGAH – DRUM & BASS DUO AND FOUNDERS OF AMSTERDAM BASED LABEL HIGH TEA MUSIC

"THAT'S EASY TO ANSWER...WITH A BIG ASS PARTY"Philippe, High Tea Music Earlier this week i spoke with Phillippe & Robin, better known as T & Sugah, from the Dutch Drum & Bass label High Tea Music. We had reached out to them in advance of the official "LET IT ROLL ON TOUR X HIGH TEA"…

THE ALBUM ART COVER SPOTLIGHT VOL.2

Aitch // Aitch20 // Since 93 // 2019 Earlier this week, 101Barz released a freestyle from Aitch, which was recorded at the beginning of the year whilst on tour in Amsterdam. Aitch was getting attention early on in his career, but he was propelled into the limelight after the release of his first album, Aitch20,…

2&6 Interviews Silque – Working with Dizzee Rascal and Life at STMPD.

We got a chance to have a quick chat with Edwin & Frenk of Dutch DJ Duo, Silque. We talked about their latest release, "RIOT", featuring Dizzee Rascal; their transition to Martin Garrix's label STMPD; and what plug ins are keeping them entertained throughout quarentine. An Interview with SILQUE How did you guys and Dizzee…

Writing & Grinding: Remembering Black The Ripper

Last week, the UK music industry & global cannabis community lost a leader. The moniker Black the Ripper means many things to different people across the UK. To many, he is known as a pioneer of Grime, someone who supported & helped spark the genesis of early 2000's underground music. Albums like Motivation Music Vol.1…

Colo For You: An interview with Slim Kofi.

Amsterdam local, Elvin Mensah a.k.a Slim Kofi, has just released his long anticipated track "Colo 4 you". Released in collaboration with Boomski Records & 704 Studios, this track feels like a much needed liberation from the boredom and stress of quarantine. Influences of Reggae, Dancehall & Afro Beat/Fusion are all present in this tune, yet…

THE VALUE OF VINYL: THE ALBUM COVER SPOTLIGHT – VOL.1

WRITTEN BY: @ALBUMARTWORKBLOG 06/04/2020 This Week's Collection Silque & Dizzee Rascal // Riot // STMPD RCRDS // 2020 The product of a collaboration between bonafide grime royalty, Dizzee Rascal, and Dutch duo, Silque, has been released this week paired of course with distinct cover art. Reminiscent of the Dizzee we saw at the turn of…

FREE SHOWS, SAMPLE PACKS & ONLINE CLASSES FOR MUSICIANS TO HELP YOU THROUGH THE BOREDOM

Netflix, completed it mate. We here at 2&6 have compiled a dope list of resources to help ride out the next few weeks and keep all creatives inspired. Be honest, you've already smashed Tiger King. Here are a few of our favorite and more music specific life lines and boredom breakers. We've included the links…