Posts by Crack Staff (@crackmagazine)

In photos: Freedom Day at Studio 9294’s E-BIRTH party

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Daniel Kaluuya Dave

Daniel Kaluuya features on Dave’s new album

“Words of inspiration” from the Oscar-winning actor

Jon Hassell

Jon Hassell – Mixed by K-Lone

The Wisdom Teeth co-founder pays tribute to the late composer, trumpeter and “Fourth World” pioneer, Jon Hassell

Holly Herndon ph. Jelmer de Haas le guess who 2019

You can now make music using Holly Herndon’s AI deepfake tool

The musician has created an AI version of herself, or “digital twin”, called Holly+


Turnstile and Blood Orange collaborate on new track Alien Love Call

The hardcore group have announced their new album Glow On

Peverelist’s Roll With The Punches is getting a repress

DJ, producer and Livity Sound co-founder Peverelist has announced a repress of Roll With The…

Listen to previously unheard versions of the World in Motion rap by Paul Gascoigne and Peter Beardsley

Previously unheard takes from New Order‘s football anthem World In Motion are going up for…

Downtime: Nabihah Iqbal

The London-based DJ and producer guides us through her characteristically wide-ranging cultural recommendations

Tune into a conversation with UK drill star AM and journalist Ciaran Thapar

The connections between UK drill, youth violence and government censorship are up for discussion in the next Crack Supporters Talk

Franco Battiato

Franco Battiato – Mixed by Chevel

A tribute mix dedicated to the late Italian composer, curated by producer Chevel aka Dario Tronchin

13 artists on Jon Hassell’s musical legacy

Laraaji, Britton Powell, Ami Dang, Lucinda Chua, Auntie Flo, Gigi Masin and more reflect on the late composer’s impact and how he influenced their works

Sunday Mix: Lucy Gooch

The ambient artist delivers a comforting, hazy Sunday Mix with selections by Jon Hassell, Lyra Pramuk, Duval Timothy and more

Batu announces first line-up for new Bristol festival En Masse

Chris Farrell, Birthmark, EP/64, Ossia and Copper Sounds will play at Bristol arts and music venue Strange Brew in September

Experience immersive digital performances from Flohio, A.G. Cook and Brian Nasty on our new mixed reality app

Crack XR is now live – bring three special performances into your home


Joviale: Glass Peach live at The Yard Theatre

The rising north London artist performs Glass Peach exclusively for Crack Magazine with a five-piece live setup. Shot at The Yard Theatre in Hackney Wick

YL Hooi

Sunday Mix: YL Hooi

Perfect for those hazy Sunday afternoon walks in the June heat

Downtime: Visionist

The producer selects a number of cultural recommendations, which elaborate on the intricate inquisitivity at the core of his work

We’re hiring and looking for three young people to join our team!

We are hiring! On the lookout for three talented young people to join the team…


First names announced for Meakusma Weekend 2021

The weekend extravaganza will take place at Eupen Plaza, in Belgium

A track-by-track tour through the storylines and visuals of Wolf Alice’s Blue Weekend

The band worked with photographer and director Jordan Hemingway on an ambitious narrative

Werner Durand

Composer Werner Durand shares new track and essay for REMAIIN

Listen to the new track Soft Turbulences

Patrick Belaga

Sunday Mix: Patrick Belaga

The cellist and composer turns in “an Americana mix” that features Nina Simone, Hole and more

The Body Mix

The Body

Good time tunes from the Providence metal band

Everything is Music

New digital museum project, Everything is Music, launches today

The platform is now live. Check out the map on your phone and head to the geotagged locations to unlock stories and sounds in Bristol and Bath

Batu to launch En Masse Festival in Bristol this year

The three-day multi-venue event will take place from 16-18 September 2021

Introducing Everything is Music, a digital museum project telling the musical history of Bristol and Bath

We’re proud to present Everything Is Music – a new digital museum project celebrating the…

Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood announce new project, The Smile

Thom Yorke, Johnny Greenwood and jazz drummer Tom Skinner have formed a new trio called…

Mala Herba

Mala Herba

An enchanting and body-moving mix from the producer, queer activist and Oramics member Mala Herba


Batu is teaming up with Dr. Martens to launch a community-first music studio

First Light Studio will be free for artists to use


Migos announce release date for Culture III

The album is coming soon