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Growing Complex UK & Grime’s Longevity

Joseph ‘JP’ Patterson explains how he helped to grow the American-based platform overseas, as well as discussing the need for a shake-up in grime and the scene’s longevity in the latest episode of #PlugTalk.

The editor of Complex sits down with Ajay Rose to discuss how his writing career began, editing MTV Wrap Up, moving to Complex, launching TRENCH and growing an online music platform. The podcast also explores grime’s longevity, looking at the need for a shake-up and why its culture will never die.

In episode two, we explored Lethal Bizzle’s suggestion that UK artists should link up and tour the world, alongisde Zek Snaps and Naye Fshr. To listen to that episode, click here. Episode 1 looked at J Hus’ recent run in with the law and knife crime more generally, which can be watched here.

Watch ‘Growing Complex UK & Grime’s Longevity’ alongside Joseph ‘JP’ Patterson below. You can also listen to the podcast on iTunes and SoundCloud.

Growing Complex UK + Grime's Longevity | PlugTalk Podcast