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Review: John Sinclair – Beatnik Youth Ambient

John Sinclair beatnik youth ambient on cone magazine

Rarely does a new record come through our post box with so much historical background than John Sinclair’s latest offering ‘Beatnik Youth Ambient’ on Iron Man Recordings. John’s legacy is depicted aptly in this content-heavy exploration through ambience, free form Jazz and sound-scape structures. The renegade poet has led a life that few of us would […]

Massive Attack To Hold Homecoming Gig On Bristol’s Clifton Downs

Massive Attack Bristol Cone Magazine

The Downs will be the last stop on the duo’s European tour this summer. Massive Attack have a huge string of shows planned, which will commence on 29th June at the Pavilions in Plymouth. After this, the duo will hit the British capital to headline one of the British Summer Time Hyde Park gigs, before […]

The Acid House Story

The Acid House story, Cone Magazine, photography by Louise Harrison

In preparation for Bloc Festival this weekend, we delve into the history of one genre which so many others stem from  – the one and only Acid House, and how it was one of the biggest youth revolutions in terms of the way we think, dress and like to party today. Acid House has had […]