Plaza release Cuadrada / Feelin’ Sentimental EP featuring Cortese, Baloo, Agora and Adam

Brighton based electronic dance label Plaza release a body of music crafted throughout lockdown with one wistful eye on the club, but heart and soul in the clouds…  Hot off the back of their Spotify hit Renault Sport that has garnered close to 100,000 plays, as well as recently hyped Southpoint cut Marble Arch (featured in The New UK Garage playlist), Cortese are back with … Continue reading Plaza release Cuadrada / Feelin’ Sentimental EP featuring Cortese, Baloo, Agora and Adam

Karl Brown of Tuff Jam releases new UK Garage compilation

Musical Joose is a brand new 30 track release from the label that encompasses that soulful 90s UK Garage sound, however also has one foot firmly in the present moment too. With a solid mix of original productions and remixes it is an outrageously rewarding body of work, that touches on a wide spectrum of UK Garage and House inspired sounds.  Faith Is My Fire … Continue reading Karl Brown of Tuff Jam releases new UK Garage compilation

6 misunderstood ghouls, monsters & wizards

Like it or not, Halloween is happening on October 31st. To ‘celebrate’ this annual spooky occasion, here’s some time relevant clickbait about some misunderstood ghouls, monsters and wizards. If you want even more celebratory Halloween festivities from Offie Mag, come to Dead Wax on the 31st for our Halloween Hoot’nanny. Frankenstein’s monster  Frankenstein’s monster is criminally misunderstood. For a start, most people think his name … Continue reading 6 misunderstood ghouls, monsters & wizards

7 ways to up your toast game this Autumn

How to make your toast better. As summer quite quickly dissipates into autumn, toast consumption across the UK is set to skyrocket as we try to deal with the increasingly gloomy weather, Brexit, and an all round powerful sense of dread. You’ve no longer got time for lazy summer mornings, it’s time for toast. Toast crosses boundaries like nothing else. We all love toast. From … Continue reading 7 ways to up your toast game this Autumn

9 of the best urban scavengers

Meet some of the most notorious city-dwelling animals around today in our comprehensive breakdown of the best urban scavengers of 2019.  Despite us living in overpriced houses and studio flats, we are actually living amongst animals like never before. They’ve got a taste for old pizza and bin juice… and they like it. For our weekly Clickbait feature, we give you some urban scavengers. Magpie  … Continue reading 9 of the best urban scavengers

A brief history of Africa’s influence on UK music

Brighton events brand Tropicalé have an appetite for music from the vibrant continent. Ahead of their next show with Afriquoi, they explore the ever-increasing reliance of African tradition on UK dance music… By Marko Marincic The presence of African sensibilities in Western music is no new phenomenon; after all, it was Blues – a genre created by African-American slaves – that set the blueprint for … Continue reading A brief history of Africa’s influence on UK music