Posts by Crack Staff (@crackmagazine)

Intonal Festival announces full 2021 line-up

The event heads to Malmö on 16-20 June

Tara Clerkin Trio

Sunday Mix: Tara Clerkin Trio

A mix of tunes the Bristol trio – made up of Tara Clerkin, Sunny-Joe Paradisos and Patrick Benjamin – are spinning, along with some old favourites

Transmission to Tisno: Anz b2b Call Super

Celebrate Love International 2021 with a series of b2b mixes. Here, breakthrough producer Anz goes head-to-head with Houndstooth mainstay Call Super

Ólta Karawane

Stomping grooves, swirling guitars and euphoric selections from the elusive duo Ólta Karawane. Recorded at Neukölln’s Sameheads, in Berlin

IDLES, Glastonbury 2019 © Chris Cooper

IDLES announce 2021 Bristol show

The Bristol-based band will play at Clifton Downs this summer

FILM

An archive recording from Auro Kitchen & Bar in New Delhi. FILM creates a laid-back warmup atmosphere before setting an explosive scene

Héctor Oaks b2b SPFDJ

Moody and propulsive body-moving selections are met with hard-as-nails techno. An archive mix recorded at Georgia’s Tbilisi

Monster

A high dose of fun on the dancefloor from Oramics member Monster, who selects A$AP Rocky and Skepta’s Praise Da Lord and Technotronic’s Pump Up the Jam

Alex Savage

Kiev’s Closer selects an archive mix from resident and Progressive Future co-founder Alex Savage

Ribeka & Call Super

Local selector Ribeka plays for the first 90 minutes at Glasgow’s La Cheetah, followed by Houndstooth mainstay Call Super

DJ 瓢瓢 (Piao Piao)

Recorded at Zhao Dai, in Beijing. Wen Shun pulls from the capital city’s rich musical history and current wave of sounds

Downtime: 33EMYBW

From sci-fi books to make-up bloggers, the SVBKVLT artist shares her cultural recommendations

Sisters with Transistors

Watch a screening of Sisters With Transistors, free to Supporters

Narrated by Laurie Anderson, Lisa Rovner’s acclaimed documentary celebrates the unsung pioneers of electronic music. Sign up for a free Supporters pass on 24 March to watch

White Riot

Watch the punk documentary White Riot, free to Supporters

The Rubika Shah-directed documentary, which focuses on the Rock Against Racism movement of the 70s, will be screened during Supporters Week

Mark Leckey

Turner Prize winning artist Mark Leckey will give a rare interview for Supporters Week today

Talking life, art and rave with the multidisciplinary artist, as part of our digital festival Supporters Week

World and traditional music

The British Library, Black Music Library and Death is Not The End will discuss archiving music for Supporters Week

Andy Linehan, Jenzia Burgos and Luke Owens will talk about the role of music archives during our digital festival Supporters Week. Get a free pass, and tune in

William Basinski

We’re hosting a William Basinski Q&A and screening of The Disintegration Loops documentary

William Basinski and documentary director David Wexler will appear at Supporters Week – a digital festival of conversations and screenings

Big Dada Records – Mixed by Maral

A reintroduction to a unique force in the history of British music

Dizzee Rascal is the final guest in season one of our podcast Unsung

We’re excited to share the final episode in season one of Unsung, our podcast with…

Robert Del Naja “livid” over lack of environmental action from the music industry

Robert Del Naja of Massive Attack has spoken to a select committee about environmental issues…

Music, Makers & Machines is a new virtual exhibition on the history of electronic music

Google Arts & Culture launched the exhibition online earlier this week

Here’s the line-up for our first ever Supporters Week, a week of online screenings and talks

Featuring a lecture with Warren Ellis, White Riot, Poly Styrene: I am a Cliché and loads more

Essential Bandcamp compilations supporting women’s charities

For International Women’s Day, we’ve rounded up the Bandcamp compilations that are spotlighting women in dance music and supporting women-focused charities

Anu, Jyoty, Nabihah Iqbal and more announced for all-day livestream fundraiser

An all-day livestream fundraiser has been announced in solidarity with the farmers’ protestors in India…

Listen to legendary studio engineer Susan Rogers on her unsung musical hero

We’re excited to share the latest episode of Unsung, our podcast with Sonos Radio where…

Noname shares new song ‘RAINFOREST’

Noname has shared her first track of 2021. RAINFOREST is produced by The Kount and…

Nick Cave and Warren Ellis release new surprise album ‘Carnage’

Nick Cave and Warren Ellis have shared a brand new album. The new record, entitled Carnage,…

St. Vincent teases new album ‘Daddy’s Home’

St. Vincent is teasing the much-anticipated follow-up to 2017’s MASSEDUCTION. Street posters have been spotted…

Dj Stingray Keith Tucker

Keith Tucker – Mixed by DJ Stingray

DJ Stingray pays tribute to his unsung hero – the Detroit producer and electro wizard Keith Tucker

Listen to Omar Apollo on the underrated magic of R&B artist Cody Chesnutt

We’re excited to share the latest episode of Unsung, our podcast with Sonos Radio where the…