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IOW, Isle of Wight, music, festival

Isle of Wight Festival

  As the first major music Festival of the year, the award winning Isle of Wight Festival is steeped in history and famed for mixing iconic legendary artists with the hottest up and coming acts. Year on year, 55,000 stylish, [...]

May 29, 2013 Festivals
Arts, craft and creative, festival, ska, reggae, dub, swing, roots, bass culture.

BOOMTOWN 8th – 11th August 2013

  Chapter 5 – The City Splits Boomtown’s new city status has not only enabled the annual accumulation of a wider variety of eccentric oddballs, but has also brought controversy to the local neighbourhood. Now in its 5th year, BoomTown [...]

May 28, 2013 Festivals
Sports, Music, Festival

Nas & Katy B headline @ Nass Fest 2013

The Mixup is looking forward to bringing you coverage of NASS fest this July, 2013. It is one of the UKs best events for BMX, FMX, Skate and Inline and combines this with heavy basslines of bum&bass, dubstep, punk and [...]

May 17, 2013 Events, Featured, Music, Sport, What's Happening
John Roger Stephens, John Legend, R&B, hip hop soul, soul, neo soul, jazz fusion

John Legend – The Beginning

Everyone’s favourite crooner John Legend dropped his fans a little surprise today (19/03/2013), in way of a track from his upcoming album ‘Love in the Future’. ‘The Beginning’ is the first track released from John Legend’s upcoming fourth album. The [...]

March 20, 2013 Competition, Events, Featured, Music, What's Happening
Grime, eskibeat, hip hop, UK garage, drum and bass, electro house

Wiley – New Album ‘The Acsent’

The godfather of grime Wiley is currently enjoying the most successful chapter in his highly influential career following the smash hit singles ‘Heatwave’ (#1) and ‘Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)’ (#3) which have sold just under 700,000 copies between them. [...]

March 17, 2013 Events, Featured, Music, What's Happening
Ghetts, Maxsta, AMPLIFY DOT

GET DOWN (REMIX) feat. Ghetts & Maxsta

GET DOWN (REMIX) feat. Ghetts & Maxsta DOWNLOAD GET DOWN REMIX BY AMPLIFY DOT HERE After making her return in December with her new mixtape, ‘Spare Parts’ (introduced by DJ Hotsteppa) and single, ‘Get Down’ produced by Show N Prove [...]

March 4, 2013 Featured, Music, News
unsigned, up and coming, new artists

Unsigned Stars returns for 2013

Unsigned Stars, London’s biggest under 21’s talent showcase, kicked off their 2013 competition (26 February), along with their new Rockstars brand, in some style. Held at the Richmix centre in Shoreditch the launch event focused on the new Unisigned Rockstars [...]

March 4, 2013 Competition, Music
Electro swing, Gypsy, Jazz

Caravan Palace land in the UK

Caravan Palace kicked off their first UK tour with a stop off at KOKO in Camden. With the venue sold out, the opening act Swingrowers warmed up the crowd with their hot performance and their take on the budding genre [...]

December 17, 2012 Featured, Music

Become a star with Labrinth and Reebok Classics

Have you got what it takes? Become a star with Labrinth and Reebok Classics Are you an aspiring musician or DJ? Ever wondered what it’s like to go from being a bedroom producer to touring with a no.1 star? Reebok [...]

December 3, 2012 Competition, Music
West End Show, theatre

ZooNation’s – Some like it Hip Hop – UK Tour

Zoo Nation’s  “Some Like it Hip Hop” stops off at Manchester this weekend (20 Oct 12), after its critical and commercial success at the Peacock Theatre in London. Some Like It Hip Hop, written by Kate Prince and Felix Harrison [...]

October 20, 2012 Theatre