DJ Spoony has released a cover of Artful Dodger’s ‘Moving Too Fast’ featuring Paloma Faith, as the final tracklist for his 'Garage Classical' album is announced. 'DJ Spoony presents Garage Classical' is a 13-track album also featuring the likes of Lily Allen, Gabrielle and Sugababes. The UKG pioneer said the album features "some of the best female vocalists over the… Continue reading

Sun, Sea, UKG ‘Ayia Napa’ Documentary

In 1998, UK garage selector DJ S schlepped a box of records along on his honeymoon to Cyprus. “I was loving it, being in another country, DJing. The Mrs didn’t mind,” he says in Boiler Room’s latest documentary, Sand, Sea, UKG. What started as an inevitably hefty excess baggage charge gave way to one of the most… Continue reading

Wiley gets MBE on coldest day of the year

Wiley the 'godfather of grime' was among those acknowledged in the 2018 New Year's Honours.The artist born Richard Cowie said getting his MBE was like "the school grade I wanted and didn't get", saying he felt he was now "finally there". "I'm honoured to be receiving an MBE," he told the Press Association. "I would… Continue reading