Jonny blogs his thoughts on recent Scottish hip hop albums/EPs that have dropped this year, this time covering new material from the year's second quarter. Some of the albums on this list have also been covered on his series Fresh Cuts for BBC Scotland's social media project The Social (see links here).
In this new podcast, SSU editor chats to the all the rap battlers from the inaugural Iron Barz event at SWG3, Glasgow.
April's podcast is here and we have a BIG announcement about the future of SSU that's worth listening in for. In this episode Scuba runs through the gig listings, Jonny talks about the Breaking the Barrier final and talks a little about upcoming albums he'll be reviewing. There's also some talk about the merits of trap production (as per usual).
Jonny blogs some thoughts on the new EPs/LPs from the first quarter of the year. This was initially intended to be released in a few weeks but we've been overwhelmed by the number of releases so far this year.
Jonny is a freelance journalist. He is the main writer on Scotland Stand Up posting reviews and features, as well as appearing on the monthly round-up podcast. Jonny has covered the scene for an array of publications including The National, Stereoboard and UKHH. He has also featured on the BBC and is an RTS Award nominee.
Jonny and Scuba review new tracks released over the past month.