Watch List - Kyan 'Shuttle'

Thanks to the cool kids at Noisey we stumbled across this absolute gem. Kyan is a home grown British songwriter hailing from Cambridge. Being tipped as the UK’s answer to Frank Ocean it’s easy to hear why with his stunning track, ‘Shuttle’.This is the second release from his ‘Purple Experiment’ project which has already seen his track ‘Rosetta’ receive over 7,000 listens on Soundcloud in the last month.  In a similar…

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Watch list: Denai Moore 'Gone'

We first heard of the wonderful Denai Moore through the excellent blog This Must Be Pop, where we were captivated by her stunning live performance of her self penned track ‘Part 4‘ taken from her debut EP ‘Saudade‘. We have watched a steady buzz build around this young talent which now sees her performing on ‘Later with Jools’ tonight. Fans of Lara Mvula and Lianne la Havas should enjoy this, as well as those who like …

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Playful 2013

A little later than planned, but last Friday we hotfooted it over to Holborn to attend the annual Playful seminar. Described as “A one-day conference all about games, play, design, interaction, behavior and everything else that comes from playing about”. For us, that was all the persuasion we needed! Being the first year attending, we were still a little unsure what to expect, but went with an open mind to what we might take away from the speakers on offer. I’m very …

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NEW MUSIC - Shivum Sharma 'Untouched (Demo)'

Here at Recognition we love our music. Never restricted by genre and certainly not restricted by whether and artists is brand new or established. However, we have decided to take the opportunity to extend some recognition to new music that we feel is particularly special, and use our blog to shout about it. So without further ado, we are happy to introduce Shivum Sharma as our first Recognition ‘New Music’ post.  Hailing from South London, Shivum is currently causing …

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