Posts by Jasmine Kent-Smith (@jasmine_ks?lang=en)

Ryuichi Sakamoto

Ryuichi Sakamoto shares new track ahead of Minamata soundtrack release

The 22-track score is slated for release this week

Skepta to release new EP All In this week

The five-track project features Kid Cudi, J Balvin and more

Selections: 96 Back

UK producer and No Bounds Festival resident 96 Back provide us with a selection of contemplative dance music, wispy rhythms and abstract sound design

Alya L

The Bristol-based selector dials in a mix of emotive club sounds and basement party fuel

Black Country New Road © Rosie Alice

Black Country, New Road, Ghetts and Arlo Parks shortlisted for 2021 Mercury Prize

The nominees for this year’s Mercury Prize have been announced


Homobloc Festival announces full 2021 line-up

Yaeji, Honey Dijon and Hot Chip will play the one-day event this November 

Yu Su, LCY and Ross From Friends to play Patterns this summer

The Brighton venue reopened its doors on Monday (19 July)

T-Pain – Mixed by Jyoty

The London-based DJ and broadcaster celebrates the US star’s musical impact with an exclusive hour-long mix built entirely from T-Pain tracks

Joy Orbison announces debut mixtape still slipping vol. 1

The 14-track “soul record” features James Massiah, Tyson and Herron


Glastonbury’s Emily Eavis confirms cancellation of one-day Worthy Farm event

Plans for the limited capacity concert have been scrapped for a “number of reasons”

Grimes has previewed a new track on TikTok

The clip is captioned: “My label thinks this isn’t a single”

Kanye West to release new album Donda this Friday

West’s tenth studio album, which is named after his late mother, was due to land last summer

100 Gecs

Claymation artist William Child announces first solo exhibition

The Bristol-based artist has previously created sculptures and music videos for musicians like PartyNextDoor, Drake and 03 Greedo

Love International and Test Pressing have launched a new zine

‘FAN:ZIN 001’ is out now

Nicholas Daley launches music grant for unsigned artists

The grant winner will receive studio time at London’s Metropolis Studios

Tyler, the Creator and Kanye West spotted in the studio together

It seems the pair may be working on tracks for West’s long-awaited ‘Donda’ LP

Caribou, Black Midi and Thundercat announced for Green Man 2021

The Welsh festival has confirmed that its August edition is going ahead

Avalon Emerson © Jacq Harriet

Sónar adds Helena Hauff, Avalon Emerson and Conducta to 2022 line-up

Tickets for next summer’s edition are on sale now

Epizode Festival is heading to Albania

The Vietnamese festival will stage its debut edition in Albania this September

Caroline Polachek on Bunny is a Rider and collaborating with Danny L Harle

Caroline Polachek is back with a new song. In the week of its release, we discuss studio sessions with Danny L Harle, lockdown creativity and the story behind her ‘Breathless’ cover

John Glacier © Udoma Janssen

John Glacier shares dreamy new single Icing

The second track to be lifted from the London artist’s debut project ‘SHILOH: Lost For Words’

Yves Tumor surprise releases new EP The Asymptotical World

It’s out now via Warp

Beverly Glenn-Copeland announces Keyboard Fantasies remix album

Listen to Kelsey Lu’s reimagining of ‘Ever New’

London venue EartH calls on local community to support later license application

The multi-arts space has until Friday 16 July to collect letters in support of its application

PAN and Hakuna Kulala unveil new collaborative project KIKOMMANDO

Artists like STILL, Ecko Bazz, Swordman Katala and Blaq Bandana are involved in the multidisciplinary release, which consists of a mixtape, video series and book

Haitian roots music – By Lakou Mizik and Joseph Ray

The multi-generational collective and Grammy-winning UK producer pay homage to the revolutionary spirit of Haitian roots music, aka mizik rasin

FKA twigs directed Koreless’ new music video

The ‘Magdalene’ artist is behind the new ‘White Picket Fence’ visual

I See You

Thom Yorke shares new nine-minute remix of Creep

The slowed-down rendition of the band’s hit song was produced for a fashion show earlier this year

Solange’s Saint Heron unveils digital exhibition on singing duo Womack & Womack

The latest exhibition in Saint Heron’s new Dossier series

Sunday Mix: Mndsgn

A soulful, mellow mix from the Stones Throw affiliate