The Higher Frequency
The Higher Frequency: Coming Soon
The Higher Frequency is a brand new, original Youth Music podcast, produced and presented by the next generation of creators across the UK. The podcast delves into the social and political issues behind the music they love. Series one explores their voice and views on music, society and culture, featuring special guests GIRLI; Zoka the Author; [K S R]; Lavs; Estee Blu; Nadia Khan and more.
The Higher Frequency is a Youth Music podcast in partnership with Notion. This is a Boldface production led by Femi Oriogun-Willams.
Not Everyday London
Season 1, Ep. 5
Why is music in the UK so London-centric, and what impact does this have on the rest of the country? Presenter Fatima Rahouma turns to her home city, speaking with Manchester Soul/R&B singer [ K S R ] about his experience of making music outside of the capital. Correspondent Alys Parsons brings us to Wolverhampton, speaking to DJ and rapper VITAL about his journey to success, as well as Beatsabar Music Project who are nurturing Wolves talent from the ground up. Grove returns from Episode 2, speaking on Bristol’s vibrant scene, showing us that UK music stretches far beyond London.Produced by Tara Lily Klein
In conversation with: Zoka The Author
Season 1, Ep. 4
Presenter Arenma Ahonsi sits down with Zoka the Author who shares some of his most recent releases, and their conversation drifts through politics, philosophy and a disrupted music industry, chatting about everything from online political activism to the value of mumble rap. Cardiff correspondent Tom Luton reports on the need for action to save the live performance industry.Produced by Felipe Airey Franco
Season 1, Ep. 3
Has the pandemic seen off music as we know it? Musicians everywhere are having to re-analyse the way they approach music and performance. Presenter Kara Conway talks to buskers Sara from Sara ‘N’ Junbug and Matthew Gibb, as well as Carolyn Sleith from Buskers of Glasgow and Claire Gevaux of Help Musicians, while Brighton correspondent Harry Lindsey talks to Vascha and DJ collective Gal Pals. Their aim? To find out how artists are rolling with the punches thrown at them by COVID-19.Produced by Jack Davenport