Posts by Kez Cochrane (@Kez_EVC)

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FKA twigs, Arca and Venus X join Musicians for Palestine

The Musicians for Palestine pledge calls on their peers to sign the letter “refusing to perform at Israeli complicit cultural institutions”

Semibreve reveals full programme of workshops and talks for 2022

The Portuguese festival returns to Braga for its 12th edition from 27-30 October

Central Cee announced to play The Warehouse Project

The former Crack Magazine cover star is set to make his debut at Depot Mayfield on 2 December

Rockaway Beach Festival completes line-up for 2023

The festival comes to Butlin’s Bognor Regis from 6-8 January 2023

Aphex Twin launches free sample matching software, Samplebrain

The new project, made by Aphex Twin and Dave Griffiths, is described as a “custom sample mashing app”

MOGA Festival reveals MOGA OFF programme

MOGA OFF is a new programme that will happen on the 28 and 29 September ahead of the electronic music festival in Essaouira

Floating Points, Coby Sey and Sun Ra Arkestra pay tribute to Pharoah Sanders

The pioneering jazz saxophonist has died aged 81

Joy Orbison and Overmono team up for new track, Blind Date

The second Joy Overmono collaboration is out now via XL Recordings


Nils Frahm shares new album, Music For Animals

The new record is out today (23 September)

Sherelle, Fatima Yamaha and Kode9 announced for Secret Project Festival 2022

The house and techno event returns for its second Amsterdam outing on 22 October

Le Guess Who? reveals full line-up for 2022

The festival returns to Utrecht for its 15th edition from 10-13 November

700 Bliss, Space Afrika and Kode9 to play Stone Island Presents London

The event series returns to the Roundhouse, north London, on 13 October

Lana Del Rey

You can now study Lana Del Rey at New York University

The Clive Davis Institute will run the course, entitled ‘Topics in Recorded Music: Lana Del Rey’

Colin Self scores new film, The African Desperate

The new film is directed by Martine Syms and set to come to MUBI soon

Ryuichi Sakamoto shares soundtrack for new sci-fi horror Anime, Exception

The Japanese composer has shared two tracks written for the new Netflix series, which comes to the streaming platform from 14 October

New audiovisual arts and performance platform 25AV launches open call

Submissions are open until 14 October

Shanti Celeste

Shanti Celeste announces Hessle Audio debut, Cutie/Shimmer

Shanti Celeste also joins Hessle Audio for their upcoming 15th birthday celebrations at Printworks on 29 October

Remembering Patti Smith’s cameo in Jean-Luc Godard’s Film Socialisme

In a 2012 interview, Patti Smith recalls filming with Jean-Luc Godard for the 2010 feature

Grimes © Charlotte Rutherford

Grimes discusses new album, departure from Columbia and being cancelled in a series of Twitter comments

The former Crack Magazine cover star took to Twitter yesterday (12 September) to respond to…

Gilles Peterson announces Worldwide FM is pausing new broadcasts

The London station will be running a more minimal service from the end of next month

Mogwai, Big Joanie and Jockstrap to play Simple Things winter programme

The Bristol festival and promoter has announced its next season of shows for the coming months

Hyd shares new single So Clear, co-written and produced by SOPHIE

The PC Music artist has also announced their new album ‘Clearing’, which is slated for release on 11 November and features A.G. Cook, Caroline Polachek, Jönsi and Ö

Pan Daijing © Vitali Gelwich

Pan Daijing, Mumdance and Lee Gamble join Lunchmeat Festival 2022

Lunchmeat Festival returns to Prague for its 13th edition from 26 September to 1 October

WOS Festival reveals full line-up for 2022

New names added to the bill for the Spanish festival include CURL member Coby Sey, Azu Tiwaline, Carmen Villain and Rachika Nayar

Sofia Kourtesis, Optimo and Vegyn to play Phonox

The south London club has announced its next season of events

100 Gecs revel in the joy of the ridiculous for their UK headline debut

O2 Forum Kentish Town 30 August

Music festival launches Business Techno board game

‘Business Techno: The Board Game’ will be available at Poland’s Up To Date Festival this coming weekend

Batu’s En Masse returns to Bristol this September

The multi-venue music and arts festival will hold its second edition across the city from 20-24 September

warehouse project

Eat Your Own Ears announces anniversary party at The Warehouse Project

Eat Your Own Ears brings Four Tet, Floating Points, Gracie T, I.Jordan and more to Depot Mayfield on 19 November

Listen to a playlist of eclectic dancefloor selections from Krysko

Featuring The Maghreban, Carl Craig and an Underground Resistance remix of Waajeed’s ‘Motor City Madness’