This coming weekend sees the end of the season for Brazil’s top tier. In a normal time the focus would be on this year’s champions, Palmeiras, who have won their first league title for 22 years. In a normal time, the press and fans would be analysing each team’s success […]

Chapecoense: Brazil’s tragic underdogs

In the early 2000s, DJs at a club based in a former cutlery works in Sheffield started blending house tracks with speed garage. The style they developed, known as Niche, 4×4 and, finally, bassline, became a phenomenon. The scene’s most famous clubs became legendary while the genre’s leading artists took the sound […]

Garage goes to Yorkshire: The story of bassline

Anthony Joshua is the golden boy of boxing. A photogenic, English speaking Olympic champion with aspirations of dominating prizefighting’s glamour division, many see him as the potential saviour of a sport crying out for a crossover star. Fresh from his IBF title victory, Joshua is loudly celebrated in the media […]

The golden boy and the gypsy king: a clash of ...

For fans of the Premier League, this year has seen one of the most exciting title races in years. But if you can tear yourself away from Leicester’s logic defying tilt at the title for a moment, you might want to take a look at another Championship campaign gearing up […]

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