An Interview with Speech Debelle

Speech Debelle first came onto the scene in 2009 with her first album, Speech Therapy which won the prestigious Mercury music prize. Speech Therapy was followed up by Freedom of Speech in 2012, fast forward five years and Speech is back with her third album, Tantil Before I Breathe. We caught up with her to talk […]

Lady Leshurr Releases Unleshed Video

She’s back at it again! Lady Leshurr just released another banger! Her first for 2017, the video for #Unleshed 2 part of a hopefully never ending series was just uploaded today. The first #Unleshed was a freestyle to Panda, 9 months ago. According to the artist its “A brand new project that will be released everytime […]

Music: Ones to watch in 2017

Wow, what a year. The main thing that has kept me going is my love of music! What I enjoy most about my job at AZ MAg is coming across amazing new artists. Here’s a nod to UK talent and a few ones to watch in 2017! Ocean Wisdom Beneath Ocean Wisdom’s music genre description […]

1 Day Until Afropunk Festival London 2016!

Afropunk Fest London is in 1 day! Do you have your tickets? Is your outfit sorted?! If you didn’t know already, we’ve been counting down the first UK Afropunk everyday this week with a mixtape. This one was curated by Nathan Leigh and Matthew Morgan in lieu of the 2015 Fest, showcasing artists who performed at previous […]

3 Days Until Afropunk Festival London 2016

Afropunk Fest London is in 3 days! To get you through hump day we have a mixtape that was created as a nod to Activist, Film Maker and Musician Bree Newsome. Newsome sheroically removed The Confederate Flag from above the South Carolina Capital on June 27th 2015.  As she pulled the flag down, she shouted these words: “You […]