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Harrison Kersey

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Student Spotlight: Off Beat

Ahead of their 1st Birthday Party at Antwerp Mansion, Harrison Kersey finds out what makes Off Beat’s nights stand out

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Student Spotlight: Off The Record

Harrison Kersey previews another promising night organised by students in this week’s Student Spotlight

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Live: Sampha

At his first headline show in Manchester, Sampha shows he’s as comfortable in the spotlight as in the shadows ahead of his debut album’s release, writes Harrison Kersey

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Student Spotlight – House of Flying Daggers

For our first feature on what our students are getting up to, Harrison Kersey covers a student-run dancehall night

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A South side showcase: Chicago hip-hop comes to Manchester

Chance the Rapper and Mick Jenkins bring Chicago to Manchester for the weekend, writes Harrison Kersey

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Album: Romare – Love Songs Part 2

Romare takes listeners on a tripped-out journey through the uncharted waters of dance music on his disco-leaning new LP

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Live: Bugzy Malone

Bugzy Malone gets a hero’s welcome bringing grime to the Albert Hall, writes Harrison Kersey

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Live: Akala

Akala schools Academy 2 in a masterful tribute to politically-conscious hip-hop