Time Out says
This battle's less spitting rhymes and more swiping brushstrokes...
We all know what rap battles look like. We remember that scene in '8 Mile' where Eminem choked. But this ain't no rap battle, honey: this is art.
The concept, however, remains the same, as it's an event that sees 10 artists go head to head to please the ever discerning crowds in just half an hour, with this June welcoming Stone Roses guitarist John Squire as the latest well-known name joining live competitive painting.