Posts by Maya Ellwood

Cue Points: Otik

The London-based producer and Solar Body label head is next up in our set-focused series, walking us through five tracks in his current rotation

DJ Voices, Darwin and Tzusing to play Mode Festival 2023

A celebration of forward-facing visual and sonic art, the Sydney event will return on 14 October with the likes of Surgeon, Pangaea and Hiroko Yamamura also confirmed

Listen to a scenic end-of-summer playlist from Alaska Reid

Featuring tracks by Rostam, Kurt Vile, Youth Lagoon, Big Thief, Tony Molina and more

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Speakers Corner Quartet to play orchestral show for the UNQUIET event series

The live music series from Manchester Camerata and conductor and composer Robert Ames will bring Speakers Corner Quartet to Manchester for their first orchestral show this November

µ-Ziq and ID:Mora on humour, collaboration and inspirations

Ahead of their show at MUTEK Montréal, µ-Ziq and ID:Mora chat candidly about their projects together, the role of humour in their work and inspirations

Berlin Atonal expands line-up for 2023

Berlin Atonal, which returns this September for its first full edition in over four years, has announced the bulk of its 2023 programme

Sunday Mix: George FitzGerald

An uplifting mix for the “laziest of Sundays” from UK producer George FitzGerald

New Studio Ghibli cookbook will feature recipes from Laputa: Castle in the Sky

The third title in the ‘Ghibli’s Dining Table’ book series is slated for release next month


The Montréal-based DJ and producer turns in a neck-snapping set of glitchy beats, jungle breaks and off-kilter club music ahead of her MUTEK set next month

Surgeon curates a playlist of heady, deep dancefloor cuts

Featuring Olof Dreijer, Batu, Skee Mask, Metrist, James Holden and more

There’s a new Mitski album, The Land Is Inhospitable and So Are We, on the way

The project’s leads single is expected to land on Wednesday (26 July)

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Thom Yorke, Karen O, Stevie Nicks and more discuss their voices in new book

The new book from Jason Thomas Gordon, entitled ‘The Singers Talk’, features interviews and contributions from 70 legendary vocalists

Sunday Mix: Anish Kumar

For the Sunday series, rising producer, DJ and veterinarian-in-training Anish Kumar creates a meandering, cross-genre journey through themes of solitude, descent and theatre

Ableton announces Loop Session with machìna

The Korean musician will take part in the online event series on 22 July


“A dark, bouncy soundtrack for a single-player mission; expect dark cave exploration and final boss fights” from the Eastern Margins affiliate

In Photos: Kappa FuturFestival 2023

Highlights from the Turin festival’s big birthday bash, which kicked off at the end of last month

Loraine James, Moin and Nihiloxica to play Simple Things shows this autumn and winter

The Bristol event and promoter is hosting a series of standalone events ahead of its festival comeback next year

New 250,000 square foot venue, Diecast, opens in Manchester

The new venue from the team behind Manchester’s Ramona and The Firehouse is open this weekend for the first phase in its grand unveiling

In Photos: OFFSónar 2023

From Barcelona, with love: A day-to-night photo diary from last month’s OFFSónar event series

Marie Malarie, Borai and Coco Bryce join programme for Brighton’s Patterns

The Brighton venue just announced a slew more names for the summer season

MF DOOM’s cause of death has been revealed

The influential rapper passed away on 31 October 2020

Watch Wes Anderson’s new film Asteroid City in cinemas with MUBI GO

MUBI GO members can watch ‘Asteroid City’ from today (30 June) in UK cinemas as part of their membership

Listen to a new playlist “focused on rhythm, drums and percussion” from Tama Sumo and Lakuti

Featuring tracks by Ron Trent, DJ Qu, Sabu Martinez and more

Positive Education announces new venue for daytime programme

The Halle Papaz will serve as the festival’s daytime hub, hosting the festival’s opening night on 31 October, as well as afternoon concerts, workshops, and conferences

Björk’s iconic swan dress set to feature in new UK exhibition

The dress will make its UK exhibition debut at London’s the Design Museum in the upcoming ‘Rebel: 30 Years of London Fashion’ display

In Photos: Lighthouse Festival 2023

Check out a selection of photos capturing the excitement of Lighthouse Festival’s 10th anniversary addition in Porec, Croatia

Cue Points: Borai

For the latest in the Cue Points series, Bristol’s Borai talks us through some DJ set staples ahead of an appearance at Brighton venue Patterns next week

PC Music will not release any new music after 2023

The record label, founded by A.G. Cook, have announced it will no longer release new music after this year

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Aphex Twin releases first new song in five years

The new track, titled Blackbox Life Recorder 21f, was uploaded to the Aphex Twin Soundcloud…

Studio Ghibli My Neighbour Totoro

Studio Ghibli soundtracks reissued on limited-edition coloured vinyl

12 of the accompanying soundtracks to the studio’s iconic animated films, including ‘Spirited Away’ and ‘My Neighbour Totoro’, feature in the reissue series