Posts by Anna Tehabsim (@AnnaTehabsim)

Downtime: Okay Kaya

Welcome to Downtime: a regular series in which we ask our favourite artists for their cultural recommendations. This month, we catch up with Okay Kaya

Journey Fest 2019: A new generation of experimentalists come together in Copenhagen

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Terraforma Festival featured image

Terraforma Festival 2019: Experimental and environmental in equal measure

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The Comet is Coming embody the collaborative spirit of jazz

Enter the unique creative universe of ‘King Shabaka’ Hutchings, Danalogue The Conqueror and Betamax Killer in our new film

Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono is reimagining her world

The avant-garde icon talks social media, astrology and, of course, politics in a conversation ahead of urgent new LP, Warzone

The Bristol DJ and vibe aficionado faces our quick-fire questions

Nachtdigital © Alex Kurunis

In Photos: Nachtdigital 2018

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Buzzy Lee © Brantley Gutierrez

My Life as a Mixtape: Buzzy Lee

From Led Zeppelin to Ginuwine, the musician and actress highlights the songs and albums that have made an unforgettable mark

Tyler, The Creator, Primavera 2018 © Sergio Albert

Primavera Sound 2018 belonged to the radical outliers and loveable misfits

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Rising: Mafalda

The guiding force behind the You’re A Melody parties, we spotlight the Lisbon-London transplant who represents club culture’s newfound sense of freedom

My Life as a Mixtape: DJ Storm

From Blue Note anthems to rare white labels, we trace the pioneering DnB selector’s life in records

The Update: Tessa Pollitt

Ahead of a new documentary on The Slits, the band’s former bassist explains why its finally time the punk band got their dues

Fever Ray live in Berlin © POP-EYE / Wengel

Fever Ray’s lust-fuelled live show brings Plunge to shocking, vivid life

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Ambitious in programme and ethos, Comunité sets itself apart from Tulum’s mainstream party scene

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The Update: Terre Thaemlitz

The Comatonse label head discusses her latest project – a response to LGBT agendas increasingly revolving around themes of family and matrimony

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My Life as a Mixtape: Nabihah Iqbal

From Radiohead to Japanese obscurities via SOPHIE, the NTS regular fka Throwing Shade talks us through the music that shaped her

My Life as a Mixtape: Victoria Ruiz

From Kendrick Lamar to M.I.A., the punk frontwoman recalls the music that made a mark

Meet Smerz, the Norwegian duo making nocturnal music for dancefloor introverts

Moody, vulnerable and unknowable, Smerz create tracks that straddle the club and late-night home listening. Just don’t call them DIY

The Update: James Merry

Moths, orchids, kundalini… The artist and embroiderer offers a glimpse into the influences that have shaped Björk’s highly anticipated album

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Roi Perez makes himself at home

From Tel Aviv to Berlin, the newest Panorama Bar resident has had a symbiotic relationship with queer club culture. He meets Anna Tehabsim

All the Feels: Love International Reviewed

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Mitski live review

Quarter-life crises and red velvet decadence with Mitski in Berlin

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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

Sónar 2016

Fira Montjuïc + Fira Gran Via L'Hospitalet, Barcelona 20160616

Ash Koosha

Koosha is enticed by technology – it’s the full realisation of his approach, one entirely concerned with the new

Watch six rave documentaries from BBC’s archives

Watch these essential vintage rave docs In the latest in a series of archival posts, BBC…

Comunite

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The Crave Festival

Aesthetic:
Honey Dijon

Honey Dijon is the subject of this month’s Aesthetic shoot. She tells us about her passion for unearthing the unknown

Aesthetic:
Venus X

The tastemaking DJ redefines goth through her GHE20G0TH1K brand. In our styled shoot, she explores the dark beauty and strength at the core of her work

Patrick Cowley

Muscle Up Dark Entries