Wiki: My Life as a Mixtape

With a Skepta collaboration and a debut album under his belt, the rising rapper talks first records, nostalgic tracks and Lil Wayne

Selections: Ben Frost

Ben Frost essays harsh, confrontational noise and sublime release in this 14-track exclusive playlist

Selections: John Maus

The inimitable John Maus delivers an 18-track playlist of synth-driven music from the outside edge

The complex cases of macho music and its female fans

‘Under My Thumb’ co-editor Rhian E Jones explores the ways in which women discover, consume and enjoy misogynistic music

The history of fabric in 18 photos as told by resident photographers

For fabric’s 18th birthday, we trace their shaping influence on the dance landscape through 18 images

Selections: Leftfield

Leftfield’s Neil Barnes reaches for a set of widescreen dancefloor jams in this exclusive playlist

Everything to see at Simple Things 2017 if you never need a rest

Prepare for Saturday with a full itinerary of all the best music available across the programme according to Crack Magazine

Selections: Mixpak

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

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