LAFV is a specialist in creating concepts and executing ideas in music and events that add value to the cultural ecosystem and increase commercial opportunities for brands. Our mission is simple, create spaces - physical, digital and audible where music can be discovered, debated and danced to. On LAFV Talks, we unpack topics affecting our favourite artists and the music industry at large, using qualitative and quantitative research methods to do so.
Queen & Slim review ft. Reg & TheKidKenzel #050
Have you watched Queen & Slim? What did you think?...
We caught up with our guy Reg from Minute Shorts and one of LAFVs resident selectas Kenzel to shoot on the Queen & Slim soundtrack and movie, as well as our usual gig and album reviews.
The People's Vote: 2019 End of Year Review by LAFV #049
We canvased our friends and familia from the UK and beyond to share their views on the best (and worst) music released over 2019. Check out our end of year podcast - where we debate the PEOPLE’s VOTE 🗳 results for:
Top 10-6 album of the 2019 (2:06)
TOP 5 TOP 5 album of the 2019 (10:27)
UK ALBUM OF 2019 (33:14)
Sleeper album of 2019 (45:57)
Stinker album of 2019 (54:58)
2020 forward look - predictions and concerns for the next decade (“They” have their Nigerian shirts now) (105:20-)
Is Black the New Gold? #048
This month we chopped it up about Summer Walker's latest album, whether Kano is the GOAT, BDT's newfound love for the Black Eyed Peas and much more + October's DEEP DIVE into the commodification of Black British Culture... is BLACK the new GOLD?
LAFV Talks (Live): Under The Influence - Is Social Media Killing The Music Industry? #047
On this episode of LAFV Talks, we share our live panel discussion in partnership with Facebook exploring whether social media is killing the music industry.
Half Year Review #046
It’s half-year review time and we pulled up to discuss which projects and artists, flopped, got slept on and shut down 2019 so far. Obviously had to include our personal top 5 projects, Wonder if any of ours made yours?!
'Rs And Vs And Os' - Cultural Appropriation or Nah? #045
On this episode of LAFV Talks we explore the complexities around cultural appropriation with particular focus on the UK scene. Wiley said what many people were thinking when he hopped on IG live to send shots at Drake, what did you think?