Channel 4 show Four to The Floor has been showcasing the best of underground music, art and culture for three series. You can watch all the episodes online, plus the FTTF weekend breakfast show with Skillit, Thris Tian & Madam X over on the Facebook page. Now that the series has finished for the year, we’ve rounded up some of the top online channels and podcasts for getting to know a bit more about your favourite MCs, producers and DJs, and the sounds that inspired them.
Headed up by Butterz boss Elijah, the Rhythm&Cash podcast series goes deep into the careers of legendary figures in grime, including D Double E, Plastician, and Posty, the founder of Grime Daily.
Harangue the DJ
Guardian journalist Kate Hutchinson’s regular series sees DJs from all walks of music taking a ‘musical questionnaire’ on their favourite tracks for a variety of situations. Find the full list here, including Flava D and Radio 1‘s Clara Afamo.
Meet The Artists with Despa Robinson
Presenter Despa Robinson’s has long history of supporting and being involved with most of the people he interviews for Meet The Artists. The best part is his obvious love for the scene – check out his reaction to Flowdan dropping the news that he wasn’t that into continuing with music when he started out…
Breakfast with Chuckie
This interview series started out with Chuckie interviewing radio personality Julie Adenuga and he’s gone on to have relaxed and in depth chats with a range of fascinating people including an eye-opening interview with JME.
Written by Simona Morar