Music / News / 17.10.17

Listen to an 11-year-old track by Omar-S and Young Seth

Out Friday (20 October) via Tuskegee Music, Lost And Found is an EP of previously…

Music / News / 17.10.17

Documents emerge revealing how Margaret Thatcher was briefed on punk in 1987

“A very basic musical style featuring a strange bunch of anti-establishment acts”

Bjork for Crack Magazine by Felipe Santiago
Music / News / 17.10.17

Björk elaborates on experience with Danish director after being “ridiculed” for speaking out

The artist has documented a number of situations in which she was harassed

Music / News / 17.10.17

Lars von Trier responds to Björk’s allegations of sexual harassment

The artist claimed she was harassed by a Danish director

Music / News / 17.10.17

Helena Hauff debuts new track Nothing Is What I Know on Radio 1

The track is from her forthcoming EP Have You Been There, Have You Seen It

Music / News / 17.10.17

Flying Lotus apologises after appearing to defend Gaslamp Killer

Steven Ellison has apologised for his “insensitive” comments in the wake of William Bensussen’s rape allegation

Music / News / 17.10.17

Listen to Hyetal’s new album, Youth & Power exclusively via Crack Magazine

We’re excited to be hosting the world premiere of Youth & Power, the new album…

Music / News / 16.10.17

D’Angelo announces one-off London show

D’Angelo has announced a one-off London performance for 2018. The RnB legend will play London’s…

Music / News / 16.10.17

Erykah Badu curates new Fela Kuti box set of vinyl reissues

The collection features her favourite Kuti piece of all time

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The Update: Craig Richards

Following the success of his inaugural Houghton festival, the London DJ talks future plans and stepping away from his fabric residency

Selections: Mixpak

Traverse across the Caribbean and New York diaspora with this exclusive playlist of underground sounds nurtured under the Brooklyn-based label.

Music / News / 16.10.17

Flying Lotus appears to show support for Gaslamp Killer, calls the internet a “fuckin’ liar”

He ended his set with a Gaslamp Killer song

Music / News / 15.10.17

Björk opens up about sexual harassment in the film industry

The Icelandic icon details her experience with a Danish director

Music / News / 14.10.17

The Gaslamp Killer responds to rape allegation

The producer has been accused of raping two women in 2013

Music / News / 13.10.17

FKA twigs has launched a new Instagram magazine

The first issue, ROOTS. SHOCK. BEAUTY. is released today

Music / News / 13.10.17

The Gaslamp Killer has been accused of raping two women

A woman has accused the producer of rape via an online statement

Music / News / 13.10.17

Moonlight director Barry Jenkins releases album of Grizzly Bear reworks

He’s remixed the albums Veckatimest and Painted Ruins

Listen to three exclusive mixes from members of Discwoman

Following the launch of our Discwoman cover feature, stud1nt, Juana and SHYBOI come through with three new mixes recorded for Crack Magazine

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Music / News / 13.10.17

King Krule shares unreleased track Swan Lake on Beats 1

The song was cut from his new album The Ooz

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Music / News / 12.10.17

John Maus releases video for new track Teenage Witch

The single is from his upcoming album Screen Memories

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Music / News / 12.10.17

The Streets extend UK tour with extra London date

Mike Skinner is bringing The Streets out of retirement with a greatest hits tour

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The Inquisitive Mind of John Maus

The confounding musician searches for meaning with his first album in six years. We caught up with Maus, after a brief disappearance, to talk Screen Memories

Music / News / 12.10.17

Kelela covers Sade in emotional performance of Like A Tattoo

The RnB artist covered the 1992 song during her Radio 1 Piano Session

Music / News / 11.10.17

Grime 4 Corbyn influenced 24% of grime fans to vote Labour in General Election

Ticketmaster has published the first academic study on the genre in their State of Play report

Music / News / 11.10.17

Luke Slater, Steve Bicknell and Function debut as LSD with new EP

The techno project will be releasing Process in November

Music / News / 11.10.17

Björk has confirmed that Utopia is finally complete

“just having sent the last files to mastering, album ready…!”

Eight Manchester artists on the creative fabric of the city

Florentino, Black Josh, Space Afrika and others unpick what it is that makes creatives survive and thrive in the North

Music / News / 11.10.17

Dean Blunt has written an opera with music by Mica Levi

The Dean Blunt-directed piece will be showing at ICA London this month

Selections: HAAi

The Australian DJ and producer shares a selection of diverse cuts from her crates in an exclusive Spotify playlist

Music / News / 11.10.17

Eminem takes down Trump in savage freestyle at the BET Awards

The Storm references tensions with North Korea, the national anthem protest and Trump’s overdone tan

Music / News / 10.10.17

Simple Things EXT. announce final guests kraftwerk:rewerk

The new musical experiment is helmed by The British Paraorchestra and Army Of Generals