Posts by Megan Wallace

Bo Ningen © Adam Goodison

Scalping, Bo Ningen and more join Test Pressing Festival line-up

The multi-venue festival comes to Hackney Wick’s main yard on 27 April from 2pm – 6am

Cillian Murphy © BBC

Peaky Blinders’ Cillian Murphy tapped to join BBC Radio 6 Music

The actor will take over Guy Garvey’s Finest Hour slot, Sundays, 2-4pm, from 3 March until summer 2019

Jimothy Lacoste Getting Burberry Socks

Watch Jimothy Lacoste’s brand-tastic new video for Getting Burberry Socks

The viral rap star’s homage to the fashion label premieres today on Crack Magazine


Hodge and Pinch to perform at Skiddle’s Bristol takeover

Events will be held across the city on 6-7 March

Public Records

New Brooklyn performance space Public Records books Call Super, Octo Octo and Optimo for programme

The hi-fi music space and multi-purpose venue opens in mid March

Ryan Adams

Ryan Adams accused of abusive behaviour by seven women

Phoebe Bridgers and six others have come forward with allegations

Blood Orange © Emmanuel Olunkwa

Dev Hynes teases new song with Ian Isiah

The musician has shared an audio clip of a track provisionally titled Cover My Eyes

Shabaka Hutchings Interview

New London festival Cross the Tracks locks in Chaka Khan and The Comet is Coming for debut edition

Brixton’s brand new funk, soul and jazz festival will come to Brockwell Park on 9 June


Ben UFO, Tolouse Low Trax and more tapped for Organik Festival 2019

The Taiwanese festival’s eighth edition comes to Huting on 26-29 April

Courtesy © Julian Mahrlein

Courtesy, Blawan and more complete Monticule’s 2019 line-up

The electronic festival will return for a fifth edition from 19 to 23 June

Cooly G © Valeria Cherchi

GoFundMe page launched after Cooly G loses possessions in a self-storage fire

Studio equipment, her vinyl collection, furniture and clothes are among the possessions lost in the fire

PJ Harvey © Maria Mochnacz

PJ Harvey to discuss the making of her All About Eve score on Radio 4

John Wilson will present the programme at 4pm

Niles Rodgers © Britt Loyd

Nile Rodgers announced as Meltdown Festival’s 2019 curator

The guest-curated event will take place from 3-11 August at London’s Southbank Centre

Roy Ayers, Kala Festival 2018 © Here & Now Photography

New London festival Maiden Voyage announces Roy Ayers, Gilles Peterson and Nabihah Iqbal for line-up

The Jazz Cafe-curated festival will make its debut at London’s Three Mills Island on 25 August

Donald Glover This is America

Childish Gambino’s This is America wins Record and Song of the Year

Donald Glover won in four categories at the 61st edition of the awards show

Jeff Mills

Jeff Mills, Jayda G and The Comet Is Coming announced for Nuits Sonores

The French festival will take place from 29 May to 1 June across various venues in Lyon

Thom Yorke

Thom Yorke calls for Theresa May to “stop the bus” on Brexit negotiations

The Radiohead frontman has posted a series of tweets criticising the UK Prime Minister

Jon Hopkins, Weval and Carista announced for Catch 2019

The Dutch festival’s fifth edition comes to Utrecht’s TivoliVredenburg on 23 March


Bicep, Gaika and Saoirse join AVA London’s daytime conference

The free conference, followed by a ticketed club night, will be held at Printworks on 15 March

Dev Hynes Louis Vuitton Pre-fall

Dev Hynes models in Virgil Abloh’s pre-fall Louis Vuitton lookbook

The musician also soundtracked LV’s AW19 runway show on 17 January

Yves Tumor © Vitali Gelwich

Paloma Bar finalises February programme

The Berlin venue announces Yves Tumor, DJ Fett Burger and more

Shabazz Palaces

Shabazz Palaces, Jane Fitz and Marcel Dettmann to play Brave! Factory 2019

The Ukrainian festival comes to Closer, Kiev, on 24-25 August

San Soda, Nu Guinea and Jay Daniel to play J.A.W at Griessmuehle

Paris-Berlin collective J.A.W will curate an evening at the Neukölln venue on 9 March

Nina Kraviz

Nina Kraviz, Ben UFO and Craig Richards confirmed for Inner City Electronic

The 24-hour festival returns to Leeds on 1 June 2019

Daniel Avery © Tom Andrew

Daniel Avery taps Four Tet, Giant Swan and Actress for Song for Alpha remixes

An expanded edition of the 2018 LP will be released in April


Autechre make 19 live albums available to buy in online store

The majority of the previously unreleased material is from the duo’s 2015 North American tour

Lena Willikens © Mike Chalmers

Lena Willikens, Ross from Friends and Skee Mask to play Strichka Festival 2019

The fifth edition of the Ukranian festival will take place in Kiev from 18-19 May

Johannes Albert

Johannes Albert announces new album Lichtenberg

The Renate resident’s first LP since 2013 is slated for release on 15 March


Bicep, Honey Dijon and Octo Octa added to Bilbao BBK Live 2019

The Basque festival will return to Kobetamendi on 11-13 July

Black Midi

Black Midi drop new Speedway EP and sign to Rough Trade

The release features remixes by Proc Fiskal, Blanck Mass and Kwake