2&6 Talks: 10 Questions with Grim Sickers

2&6 Journalist: Chris Kelly Interview Conducted: 20/09/2020 In our first instalment of 10 questions, 2&6 Journalist Chris Kelly is joined by UK Grime legend Grim Sickers to talk about his latest track featuring Capo Lee - British BBQ. Grim has been at the forefront of UK underground music for well over a decade. Having received…

2&6 INTERVIEWS: JAGUAR SKILLS

2&6 Journalist: Chris Kelly Interview Conducted: 14/09/2020 Introduction from the Editor: Jaguar Skills is a British Producer, Musician, DJ, Visual Artist and Podcast host who has been at the forefront of UK electronic music for decades. His most recent project 'Hip Hop Time Bomb' is an incredible podcast that gives an academic level of analysis…

Tommy B – Talks No Dramas, Performing with Grime Royalty & Eskimo Dance Amsterdam.

2&6 Journalist: Chris Kelly Interview Conducted 14/08/2020 https://videopress.com/v/KLGk3Gj8?preloadContent=metadata Tommy B is taking over the UK Grime scene. We like to celebrate anytime anybody who wasn't present at the conception of Grime decides to carry the Grime torch and do it well, and Tommy is certainly one of only a few doing so today. No Dramas…

2&6 Talks with K.I.M.E: Manchester’s Grime Scene & Partnership with P1 CAPS

2&6 Journalist: Cubkxvu Editor: Chris Kelly Interview Conducted: 15/07/2020 https://videopress.com/v/N5ITb9D1?autoPlay=true&preloadContent=metadata When we take a second to sit back and observe the UK in its current musical form, it is difficult to describe the current time as anything other than thrilling. The last few years has seen the UK’s individual music scenes rise and grow, with…

The beginning of Artistry: 2&6 Talks with Tom from Tummy Aches

https://videopress.com/v/DnENjoul?autoPlay=true&preloadContent=metadata In this interview we sit down with Tom, also known as Tummy Aches, to discuss the making of his song Recon. Tom is an up-and-coming artist from Watford, based in Brighton. In this interview he discusses the motivations for his work and the process of making a song independently, through pure passion and a…

2&6 Talks: Micall Parknsun – Me, Myself & Akai.

  Interview Conducted By: @cubkxvu Edited By: Chris Kelly 10/06/2020 Around the world, we have seen a very exciting five to ten year period of growth and expansion across near enough every different realm of hip hop, from the ATL-sounding takeover of America to the explosion of Drill in the UK. At 2&6, we take…

Love & Retribution with Manchester’s Blind Mic

Interview conducted & written by: Chris Kelly. Photos: @BlindMic 05/06/2020 Blind MIC is quickly proving to be a prolific voice in the Manchester Jazz & Hip-Hop underbelly. His latest album Love & Retribution, displays his adept ability as a composer and creator or complex and challenging schemes. His sound has never been one that he…

2&6 Interviews: TRUEMENDOUS – HUH? & HIGH FOCUS

Interview Written & Conducted By: KXVU Photography: TrueMendous & High Focus 25/05/2020 UK hip hop as a genre is most definitely undergoing a period of substantial transition. We are seeing this in numerous ways, from the old guard really starting to alternate and morph their sound into something very new and exciting, alongside a plethora of…

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OCEAN WISDOM, MELKWEG 21.11.2019 – 2&6 Collective Concert of 2019

Soundtrack To Article: Mr Fix It - Ocean Wisdom, Big Talk Vol.1 Written By Chris Kelly & Photo's by Will Nehra https://videopress.com/v/roO90I6h?preloadContent=metadata Amsterdam has felt quiet recently. The inertia of city life has returned after being blown out of existence by the messiness of ADE. Roadworks and repair have descended on Spui, Leidseplien and Centraal…

THE ALBUM ART COVER SPOTLIGHT – VOL.4

WRITTEN BY: ALBUMARTWORKBLOG 24/05/2020 Mefjus & Break // Out Of Time // Vision Recordings // 2020 Earlier this year Mefjus & Break released their debut collaboration. For the cover, they enlisted Russian graphic designer, Uno Design, who has produced a noteworthy share of drum and bass record covers. Whilst their designs range in style, for…