Gig review: Jelani Blackman

A venue painted floor-to-ceiling in pink is not the kind of place you’d expect a grime night to take place.

Review: Spotify Who We Be @ Victoria Warehouse

After huge success in London and Birmingham, Spotify brought its Who We Be playlist to life on Friday night at Manchester’s Victoria Warehouse, celebrating the very best in Rap, Grime and R&B.

Gig review: Wiley @ Manchester Gorilla

The Godfather, King, veteran — Wiley’s musical appellations are deeply ingrained in the UK grime scene, but it was uncertain whether his Manchester performance was going to live up to his reputation.