Posts by Kate Burgess


Rinse FM announced for June residency at The Pickle Factory

The radio station will host four Thursday night parties at the east London venue

© Eleanor Hardwick

Bristol’s Astral Festival locks in Thurston Moore Group, Bo Ningen and more

The UK event returns for its sixth edition on 6 July


Prince memoir The Beautiful Ones set for release in 2019

Random House have finally confirmed the publication date

DJ Stingray © George Nebieridze

DJ Stingray, Avalon Emerson and Hunee to play ZeeZout 2019

The Dutch all-dayer returns for its fifth edition on 7 September

FLY Open Air 2019 Hopetoun House

Nina Kraviz, Honey Dijon and Eclair Fifi locked for FLY Open Air Festival

The Edinburgh festival will run on 18-19 May

Bad Bruises The House of Red Doors Renate © Benn Murhaaya

Bad Bruises to host first London party tonight

The promoters behind Berlin’s The House of Red Doors are heading to the UK capital


The KLF’s Bill Drummond will hold a referendum at the Irish border tomorrow

He’ll be handing out hot cross buns on Good Friday

Drake Twins

5 Instagram accounts you need to follow right now

Featuring Drake’s twin, nihilist memes and an archive of VHS commercials

Kali Malone and Eric Enocksson

Selections: Kali Malone and Erik Enocksson

The Stockholm-based composers select Jóhann Jóhannsson, Ellen Arkbro, Puce Mary and more

Love International

Semibreve Festival unveils first wave of acts for 2019 edition

The Portuguese event returns to Braga on 25-27 October

2 Chainz Lovebox 2019

2 Chainz joins line-up for Lovebox 2019

The Atlanta rapper will perform on the Main Stage on 12 July 2019

Kode9 and Amy Becker to play Bristol’s Loco Klub this month

London-based brand Acrylic is teaming up with label Super Kitchen to host the night on 5 April

Mathew Jonson 2019

Selections: Mathew Jonson

A YMO special from the Berlin-based selector

Etuk Ubong Berlin Jazz Experiment 2019

Berlin Jazz Experiment announces line-up for debut edition

Etuk Ubong Quartet, Mokete Mokete, ANNAVR and more step up for the new festival

Nispey Hussle

Tributes paid as rapper Nipsey Hussle shot dead in Los Angeles

The Grammy-nominated artist died at age 33

Music in Support of Black Mental Health

Jlin, Sinjin Hawke and Zora Jones to play Flow Festival 2019

The festival will be taking over the Finnish National Opera’s Almi Hall on 7-8 August

Danielle Doobay

Minor Science, Nkisi and Danielle join Renate’s April programme

The Berlin club has announced its club listings for the next month

Sons of Kemet © Fabrice Bourgelle

Sons of Kemet, Josey Rebelle and Peach announced for Bluedot Festival 2019

The UK festival returns to Cheshire’s Jodrell Bank Observatory on 18-21 July

Peoples March © Eli Lawson-Adamah

In Photos: The Put it to the People protest

Crack Magazine’s photographer Eli Lawson-Adamah was on the ground capturing the London protest demanding a second Brexit referendum – the largest demo since 2003

© Lillie Eiger

Death Grips, Flohio and Mahalia announced for Field Day 2019

The London festival heads to Meridian Water on 7-8 June

Glastonbury Festival

Michael Eavis unveils plans to add 60-metre pier to Glastonbury Festival

‘Glastonbury-on-sea’ will resemble a Victorian pier

Meadows in the Mountains 2018 © Aron Klein

Meadows in the Mountains reveals full line-up for 2019 edition

The festival’s eighth chapter will be held in the Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria, on 6-9 June

Janet Jackson

Janet Jackson bumps up her billing on doctored Glastonbury poster

The star appears to have edited her placement on the line-up

David Lynch

David Lynch offers 13-part online course in creativity and film

There’s a bonus module on transcendental meditation too

DJ Target

Grime under threat from institutionalised racism, MPs say

A new report calls for action to safeguard the UK’s live music scene

D Double E Jackuum

D Double E, Big Zuu and Grandmixxer to play Eskimo Dance at Printworks

The event will be held at the London club on 22 March

Hideout 2019

Hideout Festival announces 2019 beach party line-up

The Croatian event will be held at Zrće Beach on 1-5 July


Cosmic Roots Festival announces first wave of acts for 2019 line-up

The Norfolk festival heads to The Walled Garden, in East Raynham, on 18-21 July