Editor: Vicky Thirlway
Vicky T started podcasting in her spare room a year ago and is now a resident DJ on Reform Radio (in Mixcloud’s top five internet stations in Europe 2017) with a monthly show that airs 9-11 pm on either Friday or Saturday night. She’s adept at finding new artists – musicians, MC’s and writers – who will bring something new and fresh to the scene. Her passion is supporting and promoting the brilliance to be found in the North.
Promotions: Tony Green
Tony Green has been promoting and supporting hip hop culture in Leeds for the past 20 years, bringing us shows from the likes of Roots Manuva, Supernatural, J-Live, Pete Rock, Sugarhill Gang, Masta Ace and Public Enemy. He also co-owned Fresh Jive, bringing in B-Boys from around the globe to do battle at legendary jams, and helped set up Speak to the Streets which continues to use hip hop as a force for positive change in the city. These days his main focus is Released Records, a Leeds label on an electronic tip, but a part of his heart will always belong to hip hop.
Writer: Rohan Parmar
Born and raised in Leeds but currently studying Communications, Society & Global Studies at Nottingham Trent University. For as long as he can remember he’s been an enthusiast of all things Hip-Hop, Grime and pro-wrestling. You can read more from Rohan on his personal site here.