Words I Manifest

Should Your Music Be Free?

Should Your Music Be Free?

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

The music industry is a crazy place these days. Grant tackles the free-versus-paid conundrum and offers his advice for new and upcoming artists.

Struggling To Sign

Struggling To Sign

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

Do record deals even matter anymore? Grant breaks down the scenario.

How does something reach classic status?

How does an album reach classic status?

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

What are the makings of a “classic” album? Grant breaks down his 4 criteria and presents a few more-modern examples.

SoleSearchers Turn Fashion Obsession Into a Business

Sole Searchers Turn Fashion Obsession Into a Business

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Grant discusses the Sole Searchers crew and how they made their love for sneakers into a dope business.

Sharing Some New and Old Tunes

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Grant shares his insight on some music for you to check out from the last couple of months and beyond.

What Makes An Artist?

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

What makes an artist? How does influence play a role in creating unique artistry? Grant offers his ideas on this subject and how it related to rap and hip hop.

Putting Together a Good Music Submission

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011


Is The Word "Real" Holding Us Back?

Is The Word “Real” Holding Us Back?

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

Grant explores the idea keeping it “real” and how it’s used in the world of hip hop

Grant Brydon reflects on his experience working and training with two b-boy groups in the UK. Both the Ghetlow Pirates and the Bad Taste Cru offered Grant a place to discovery his role in the world of hip hop.

Influential B-Boys

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

Grant discusses how his experiences with the Ghetlow Pirates and the Bad Taste Cru helped him solidify his place in hip hop culture

Grant Brydon discusses the hip-hop happenings in the UK. Those of us in the states are forced to salivate.

The Hip Hop Exchange Rate

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

Hip hop is a culture that’s evolved far beyond its original inception. It’s gone oversees and, in some ways, been embraced even more heavily in countries like the UK