Raw Roads is a touring programme run by Brixton-based music charity Raw Material, working with young people to develop creative talent around the country. Barney Evison was at their 2015 showcase, the culmination of a year’s workshops and coaching to inspire budding musicians, actors, writers and filmmakers.
Raw Sounds put on the best show we have seen last night in the Live Room at Raw. Packed to the roof, the two hour show was non stop new tunes, amazing performances and live music, all hosted by Lara Lee fresh from The Voice, or, as we like to call her, Flo! Caribbean food, […]
Raw Material’s cultural and performance tour was the highlight so far of my 2015 artistic experience. Having the opportunity to introduce the crew to the sights and sounds of New Orleans, the city I call home, was an honor. Raw Material brought a young vibrant crew of emcees/singers who not only boasted infectious, youthful energy […]
Raw Roads international crew are back from New Orleans, all the better for a great experience. Playing alongside conscious political Black poets deep in the community, fantastic projects for freed prisoners who had been incorrectly imprisoned for up to 30 years, alligators deep in the swamps. Mississippi steamboats, swamp shacks, giant trucks, Mardi Gras jesters, […]
We have some exciting news about our Raw Roads International Tour to New Orleans this MARCH!! This year, Raw Material will be working alongside TeamVision Entertainment on our Raw Roads international trip to New Orleans! Raw Material’s Reggae Hip Hop Fusion group Raw Roads will be touring New Orleans March 2nd through 9th with confirmed performances at […]