Hackney Uncovers Young Talent

Last Friday, East London’s bustling community of Hackney hosted this year’s Alter Ego, a competition celebrating the neighbourhood’s young talent, giving them the chance to take to the stage alongside a host of established performers. Our Roccio Sanchez was there to see it all. Full story

Guestblog: Chris Cooke, CMU:DIY talks content

Next week at our Industry Takeover Seminar, we'll be talking about what kind of video content works online, with a panel including spoken word poet Suli Breaks, film-maker and activist Akinola Davies, and Hyperfrank founder and freelance journalist Laura Brosnan. Full story


Today, we indulge in the haunting sounds of 20 year old Urban Artist School student, Sarah Eliza. Full story

Meet The New School

We're delving further into the music of our current crop of Urban Artist School students - up today is 19 year old Conor Henry. Full story


You might not have seen ABSORB's name on our site in a little while, but having pounded the streets of Newcastle over the last twelve months, building his ABSORB ARCHIVE Collection through his Soundcloud page, as well as working on new music, he's back to his guest blog duties to get a few things off his chest... Full story


We continue our introduction to the hotbed of new musical talent that comprises our insanely talent second year of the Urban Artist School. Full story

Meet The New School

We kicked off our second year of the Urban Artist School this week with a new intake of insanely talented artists. Full story

#guestblog New Talent For 2016 by Jamila Scott

It's January, and as ever, there are endless new talent lists screaming about who we need to be watching out for over the next twelve months. To cut through all the noise, over the course of this week, we’ve got Method Records’ A&R Jamila Scott delving into the overcrowded world of who you should be checking for. Full story

We Takeover The Airwaves

We’re working with Reprezent FM to broadcast the hugely popular Industry Takeover seminars, and here we have the first show, which explores the journey from bedroom to big time, looking at the process of creating a product and brand that’s ready to go. Full story