Afro Bashment Proves the Black Diaspora Won’t Be Pigeonholed

The fusion genre – with acts from J Hus and Donae'O to Afro B – displays the true complexity of black British life, which is important for people like me.


Are the Police Trying to Ban Bashment Music From South London Clubs?

A club owner at Croydon's Dice Bar has accused the police of racial profiling after they allegedly told him the music attracted "the wrong type of clientele."


Thirty Years of Notting Hill Carnival in Photos

While everyone else was busy drinking rum out of the bottle and looking for a place to take a leak, photographers Norman Craig and Giles Moberly were diligently documenting the party on camera.


Meeting the Heatwave, the UK's Biggest Bashment Raving Crew

We spoke to the guys behind the Hot Wuk parties about why dancehall has never really had its moment in the British sun.


Smutlee and Serocee's SAS EP is a Heavy Duty Grimey Dancehall Slammer

Hands up for five chunky as fuck club-ready grime edits!