It’s the end of the week, kick back and check out some of the things we have been feeling over the last seven days.
Once Upon A Time In North London
Not far from Sneakersnstuff London lies the North London area of Tottenham. Tottenham has a rich creative history, difficulties, successes – and individuals that are giving back to the area and making positive impact on Tottenham’s next generation. Individuals like Mercury Music Prize winner Skepta, Apple Music’s Julie Adenuga, Wretch 32 and community figureheads such as Manoj Ambasna, Stafford Scott and Kris Jay. Music platform Noisy have created a film about Tottenham, its people, cultures and creativity. From youth clubs, estates and pirate radio stations – to hardships, artists and civil unrest – the area is one where things start, fall apart, are nurtured and eventually flourish. Watch the short film blow.
FADER Mix: DJ Escrow
Listen back to an eclectic mix from mysterious London selector DJ Escrow. The mix is a powerful combination of contemporary grime, road-rap, and stateside hip-hop bangers. You’ll hear Wiley, 67, MoStack, 21 Savage, Rae Sremmurd, and much more, all rallied by Escrow the selector, giving the raw recording an even stronger resemblance to a ripped pirate radio broadcast from deep within London.
Nowness present The Way We Dress: Daily Threads
For the latest episode of Nowness’s The Way We Dress, London-based director Leonn Ward asked her friends to think about how style affects their sense of self.