IN PICTURES: Good Boyz (featuring dereck d.a.c. and Loot Camp)

A new name written in the foam of Brighton & Hove’s bubbling hip-hop scene, is Good Boyz. They’re putting on events that only cost 3 quid to go to and are held in small venues like this one at The Pipeline. A celebration of dereck d.a.c.’s debut EP, the line-up was made up of homegrown Brightonian talents. Photos by Greg Stanley. Continue reading IN PICTURES: Good Boyz (featuring dereck d.a.c. and Loot Camp)

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

BURR 32: Sporting Life

Welcome to BURR. Brickcellphone’s Underground Rap Radar. In this series, Brighton hip-hop DJ, Matt ‘Brickcellphone’ Leppier, is chatting to some of the underground rap talent on his radar. It’s as simple as that. Follow him @brickcellphone and listen to him spin some of these artists on Offie Mag Radio. BURR 32: Sporting Life Corrrr, blimey. What an honour. You may have heard of him, you may not … Continue reading BURR 32: Sporting Life

IN PICTURES: JAZZ… In Brighton (Chloe Bodur, Yadasofi, Ebi Soda)

Offie Mag’s first-ever jazz event was played out in Brighton last week, as Chloe Bodur, Yadasofi and Ebi Soda took to the stage at Patterns’ Jazz Club. It only went and sold out, didn’t it! It was wild to see so many people come and support local independent music, hosted by your local independent print magazine. Big thanks to Patterns for letting Offie Mag curate … Continue reading IN PICTURES: JAZZ… In Brighton (Chloe Bodur, Yadasofi, Ebi Soda)

Offie Mag Spotify: Now with added Bone Slim, Joe Armon-Jones (feat Jehst) and more

The ongoing Offie Mag Spotify playlist has been updated, as summer gets washed away by all this rain. Autumn can be alright, to be fair. If you’ve been in the education system for over half of your life, it always has the feel of a new year and some artists have started the new term in style. Here are a few new additions to our … Continue reading Offie Mag Spotify: Now with added Bone Slim, Joe Armon-Jones (feat Jehst) and more

What to do for Freshers’ Week

If you are wondering what do for Freshers’ Week, where is good to go during Freshers’ Week or maybe, more specifically, what do for Brighton Freshers’ Week, then you might be in the right place. But then again, as this is simply Offie Mag’s attempt at some weekly clickbait, you might not be either. Rather than telling you what Freshers Night to embarrass yourself at, … Continue reading What to do for Freshers’ Week

IN PICTURES: Gold School takeover Coalition with Changing Currents and more

In what was a Bank Holiday weekend where Brighton locals were spoilt for choice, one highlight came within the nightclub that is Coalition, as Mustard Events switched things up from the venue’s usual vibe. With a change of music came a change of clientele from Coalition’s usual weekend crowd (more caps and less blazers, basically). Gold School took over both rooms with disco classics in … Continue reading IN PICTURES: Gold School takeover Coalition with Changing Currents and more

Offie Mag’s Music of the Month: April

Here we are again with the best new British hip-hop music, rap and more from the past month. April gave us a big fat bank holiday and some bangers, including a gorgeous EP from South London singer, songwriter, producer, mixer and masterer, Bina. Our Pick of the Month, Humble Abode is a soulful six-track EP from an artist whose independence is truly admirable. Collaborating with … Continue reading Offie Mag’s Music of the Month: April