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Lydia is the founder and editor of arts and culture magazine nudemole.
She loves her banjo and eating ice-cream.

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The Raw-Edge 2016 Soundtrack

(0) Comments | Posted April 10, 2016 | 12:32 PM

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Photo credit: Tom Alexander

Source: nudemole magazine

Producer Simeon Smith is behind the music played at the RAW-EDGE fashion event during this year's London Fashion Week.

Composed of his own beats that explore abstract,...

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Zuh Playlist, Yuh Foole

(0) Comments | Posted April 10, 2016 | 12:20 PM

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Source: nudemole magazine

I celebration of the day of fools, nudemole gives your ear buds a delicious treat: ZUH PLAYLIST, YUH FOOLE!

There's some disco from Deckard, turkish pop from Neşe karaböcek and psychodelic rap from Iceland favourites, CRYPTOCHROME.

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A Journey to AsiAfricalism With Okuda

(0) Comments | Posted April 4, 2016 | 6:39 AM

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Source: nudemole magazine

Renowned for his use of multicoloured, geometric structures and patterns that merge with grey bodies and organic forms, Okuda San Miguel's art is now being categorised as Pop Surrealism with a clear essence of the street....

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Raw Edge/The Guerilla Fashion Event on Everyone's Lips During LFW

(0) Comments | Posted March 2, 2016 | 9:57 AM

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At the height of London Fashion Week, 2016, and in its celebration, RAW EDGE staged its second fashion event.

Launched by Tom Clulee and Dom Capel in September 2015, the not-for-profit event, supported by Sebastian Professional, was initiated...

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"FASHION NEEDS TO SLOW DOWN" Bespoke Tailor Leanne Clulee Talks of Her Investment in the '50cm RULE' Ahead of 'Gathered Again'

(0) Comments | Posted June 29, 2015 | 11:43 AM

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Words: Lydia Hughes, Editor at nudemole magazine

Having spent her formative years training as a bespoke tailor on Savile Row under Edward Sexton - the man responsible for creating clothing for stars like The Rolling Stones -

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Viv Albertine Deconstructing Her Own Legend

(0) Comments | Posted February 27, 2015 | 4:47 PM

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Proto-punk Viv Albertine admits it might have been easier to confess to having a cool and steady rise to stardom, using experimentation and shock tactics as her climbing tools, later to be remembered...

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2nd Amendment: Shooting for Freedom

(18) Comments | Posted January 22, 2014 | 11:02 AM

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It is estimated that between 270 million and 310 million guns are privately owned across America. Yet despite the growing possession of arms, the gun debate is also something that continues to grow. Producers James Dann and Richard Morel explore the...

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Interview: Rubylux on Their Newest Album The World Goes Quiet

(0) Comments | Posted October 10, 2013 | 3:11 PM

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Lydia: How would you describe your new album, The World Goes Quiet?

Clark: Hooky, anthemic...fucking good! There's no hiding it, it's commercial, pop-rock stuff. We don't think that we're heavy metal stars, and we're not -- nor a four-piece boy band. We...

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Exhibition: I Dreamt in the City

(0) Comments | Posted August 29, 2013 | 5:57 AM

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A reach out to anyone who has lived through the solitude a concrete jungle deals its city-makers, artist Francisco Centofanti materializes the relentless sense of loneliness felt within a cityscape, when one might not necessarily be physically alone.

But beyond being...

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The Charity Busk: The Orange Circus Band

(0) Comments | Posted February 22, 2013 | 9:24 AM

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THE BUSK is a music platform. It showcases music videos and profiles fresh, new talent. If you want to listen to sound played from the streets, you've come to the right place.

You also can find your music favourites here, too.

THE BUSK recently...

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THE BUSK: The Sheepdogs

(1) Comments | Posted February 5, 2013 | 5:42 PM

THE BUSK is a music platform. It showcases music videos and profiles fresh, new talent. If you want to listen to sound played from the streets, you've come to the right place. You also can find your music favorites here, too.

THE BUSK's first session took place with The Sheepdogs...

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The Charity Busk: Son Belly

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2013 | 5:19 AM

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THE BUSK is a music platform. It showcases music videos and profiles fresh, new talent. If you want to listen to sound played from the streets, you've come to the right place.

You also can find your music favourites here, too.

THE BUSK recently...

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The Charity Busk: Rubylux

(0) Comments | Posted February 4, 2013 | 10:10 AM


THE BUSK is a music platform. It showcases music videos and profiles fresh, new talent. If you want to listen to sound played from the streets, you've come to the right place.

You also can find your music favourites here, too.

THE BUSK recently held a charity session...

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Liam Fray on the Release of The Courteeners' New Album Anna

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2013 | 7:21 AM

The Courteeners are getting ready to release their new, dark-yet-hopeful studio album Anna . Coming nearly three years after Falcon, Liam Fray talks of its arrival, the band's journey back from 'the wilderness,' and about who Anna actually is.

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Anna doesn't sound...

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Interview: Darwin Deez on Songs for Imaginative People

(0) Comments | Posted December 20, 2012 | 7:57 AM

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Darwin Deez: a mystery much like he says life is. After we met, I initially came away feeling satisfied with the answers he'd given in relation to my questions about Songs For Imaginative People, and about his music and creativity more generally....

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Interview: Death at Sea on Debut Single 'Drag/Selfless'

(0) Comments | Posted November 9, 2012 | 11:46 AM

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Death At Sea, formed just this year, describe themselves as "New noise from Liverpool." Scouted by BBC Introducing's Jen Long, the quintet have already made head-way in their young musical careers. Having recently released their debut AA-side single "Drag/Selfless," the band's...

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Interview: Zebra Katz on Gimp Masks, Bitches and 'Queer Rap'

(0) Comments | Posted October 22, 2012 | 8:44 AM

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Zebra Katz is the artist name Ojay Morgan coined for himself whilst he was at college, and is one he thinks will stand the test of time. And certainly, what he produces isn't just a fad-type music throw-together that is...

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Album Review: King Porter Stomp -- Shuffle

(0) Comments | Posted October 1, 2012 | 6:55 AM

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I recently caught up with Jonzey (Tim Jones) of King Porter Stomp to talk about the band's eagerly awaited sophomore record, Shuffle.

Now this is a band whose name suggests they own a solid foot in the jazz world -- it...

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fiN: 'Twenty Three'/'Eve' Launch at Bush Hall, London

(0) Comments | Posted April 23, 2012 | 5:30 PM

fiN, the alternative rock quartet from Wandsworth played at Bush Hall, London this week to launch their new single 'Twenty Three' / 'Eve'. Beforehand I got talking to them about partying, death, and performing with Rihanna at this year's Brit Awards.

In...

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Cutting Off Adele for Bleugh... I Mean, Blur

(6) Comments | Posted February 22, 2012 | 11:03 AM

There has been uproar since last night. Adele had just been awarded what can be considered the most notable award of the evening: Mastercard British Album of the Year, for her album 21. However, during her gracious acceptance speech, whilst thanking her country and fans and stating the pride she...

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