Turning Points: Shabazz Palaces’ Ishmael Butler

Theo Kotz calls the Seattle rapper to trace his journey from jazzy boom-bap to Shabazz Palaces’ trippy vision

Turning Points: Big Freedia

With a reality series, high profile court case and world record in twerking under her belt, the bounce icon has some stories to tell

Turning Points: Adrian Sherwood

The producer, label boss and DJ recalls a lifetime working with dub’s most essential weirdos

Turning Points:
JoJo

Since topping the US charts when she was just a tween, JoJo has faced her fair share of struggle in the music industry. She traces her steps to freedom with Anna Tehabsim

Turning Points:
Benji B

Benji B lives and breathes radio. Here he speaks to Oli Warwick to break down the steps which made him the household name he is today.

Turning Points:
Shirley Collins

Upon celebrating the release of a new album, Collins looks back across public betrayal and personal growth with Crack’s Duncan Harrison

Turning Points:
Slick Rick

As he prepares for his first ever UK tour, we caught up with Slick Rick The Ruler to discuss the peaks and troughs of his dramatic career

Turning Points:
DJ Semtex

In this month’s edition of Turning Points Duncan Harrison unpacks the landmark stages of DJ Semtex’s relentless grind

Turning Points: Altern 8’s Mark Archer

Altern 8 were arguably the quintessential rave act of the early 90s. More significant than…