Sat in the Dalby café made famous by the mega breakfast challenge defeated by one Peter Doherty ‘cene magazine met with son of Margate, Mic Righteous.

The rapper, responsible for the life and locale-inspired dreamland album, has been an artist we have wanted to address for some time now.

With only a plate of poached eggs and a full-on fry-up as a barrier, the Thanet wordsmith let loose on all topics from life and death, to the powers of the universe, to breaking and entering. #keepitkent

‘cene catch up with Solomons Garden, from Medway, Kent to see what they are doing differently to break into the music industry. These guys are incredible, so do go check out their back catalog of music available on Spotify. #keepitkent #cenemagazine #solomonsgarden

LADY BIRD – We head backstage to meet punks rising stars Lady Bird… Let’s find out if they know enough about Weatherspoons!

SOUTHBEATS 2017 – We head backstage to meet music mega stars, such as High Contrast, Mista Jam, Sigma, Giggs, Example, Mollie Collins, Shapes, Becky Saif, Darkzy, Bru-C & more – Featuring the new single Pogo Stick by the Kent lads that are Shapes ft. Milli Major!

An evening of ‘GinSPIRATION’ Team ‘cene headed down to The Rocksalt Folkestone to present an evening with Colombo No.7 Gin. With entertainment from High Tide, Adam Morrison & George Ogilvie with Folkestone Harbour as our backdrop, it was certainly a relaxing summer event.

See the highlights in the video above.

LET THE BATTLE COMMENCE. Four finalists took to the stage at the Penny Theatre, Canterbury on the 18th Aug 2017 for the ‘cene BEATS BATTLE – The final came down to the public vote and the competition was tight. With only 2 votes in it, the act opening the main stage of Southbeats Festival 2017 is… (Hit play to find out!)

The ‘cene launch event took place on the 15th March 2017. With as much Jim Beam freely on offer for the evening and live music from Mr.Loops & the rap trio & House of the rising Funk, it was certainly the way we wanted to see in, the new kid on the block.

See the highlights in the video above.