In Stratford, East London, London Lions, one of the two professional basketball teams in London, play every other week. After the Olympics ended the Lions made the Copper Box, used for handball at the Olympics, their permanent home. Now, eight years later the club is thriving and attracting fans from around London.Continue reading “Love Island Star Ovie Soko Campaigns for British Basketball”
The brand new podcast from the writers of cultivationuk.com, a youth and popular culture website founded on sport, music and much more. Tune in each week to hear our dedicated writers discuss anything and everything surrounding youth culture.Continue reading “Cultivation Station | The Brand New Podcast From Cultivation UK”
Frankie Stew and Harvey Gunn are an exciting rap and production duo from Brighton. These two have been making some noise over the past few years and now seek to take their popularity to a new level. We caught up with them after the release of their latest single ‘cold man sound’.
Kevin Celestin, aka Kaytranada, played a bouncy, animated set at KOKO last night in a rare London performance.
This year’s lively edition of Southbeats marked the end of the summer and the end of the festival season. Continue reading “Southbeats 2018 | Rave in The Rain”
South London artist Jesse James Solomon released a suprise six-track EP today.
London artist, Bakar, released his debut album today and has already received co-signs from some of the music industry’s most popular names – including Skepta and Rejjie Snow.
‘Video Assistant Referee’ has had many mixed reactions since it’s implementation in a number of Europe’s top leagues. Yet, FIFA president Gianni Infantino has recently announced that VAR will be used at Russia 2018 – a tournament already surrounded in controversy. Will VAR spoil our beautiful game, do we need it?
Lovebox festival, originally founded by Groove Armada in 2002, is returning this summer – with one of this year’s most impressive festival lineups.
In the most recent edition of Cultivation Interviews we spoke to the extremely talented, Camden based MC and writer, Awate. Continue reading “AWATE//Cultivation Interviews”
In the current boxing climate where it is the norm for fighters to attack each other with an array of verbal abuse before their fights – Anthony Joshua is an anomaly.
Going into this year’s highly anticipated World Cup in Russia, there have been a number of recurring problems that are often being brought up time and time again. Will there be a problem with Russian Hooligans? Will there be racist attacks much like those that have occurred in Russian league games? While others have been quick to suggest that the 2018 World Cup will be one that will go down in history, and not for the wrong reasons, but as a thrilling, memorable celebration of football.
Cultivation’s newest feature – our favorite new album or release from the past month that might have gone unjustly unnoticed.
Basketball is one of the fastest growing sports in the UK, basketball is now the second most popular sport in the UK for teenagers and the number of people picking up the sport is growing rapidly.