Posts by Mike Vinti (@VintiVSVinti)

Floating Points Pharoah Sanders London Symphony Orchestra

Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders and The London Symphony Orchestra

Promises Luaka Bop
Jadu Heart

Jadu Heart are the duo bringing together pagan rituals and romance

We premiere the video for Jadu Heart’s new single Burning Hour

claymation

Meet William Child, the claymation artist behind some of hip-hop’s best music videos

We meet the artist and director turning your favourite rappers into plasticine figures

100 Gecs

100 Gecs – Divide and conquer

100 Gecs don’t care whether you think they’re for real. The iconoclastic duo are too busy turning pop music inside out

1000 Gecs

Inside the remixed chaos of 1000 Gecs and the Tree of Clues

A.G. Cook, Hannah Diamond, Patrick Stump and Tommy Cash share their stories of working on 100 Gecs’ new remix album

Daniel Avery

Daniel Avery’s Love + Light finds a surreal companion in Greg Hodgson’s VHS visuals

We premiere the new visual album from Daniel Avery and Greg Hodgson

Ashnikko

20 Questions – Ashnikko

Blue-haired viral sensation Ashnikko takes on this month’s 20 Questions

System of a Down

On Mezmerize, System of a Down pushed nu-metal to its limits

Fifteen years ago System of a Down showed the world that nu-metal could be so much more than grown men in boiler suits and white dreadlocks

Pavel Milyakov

Track by track: Pavel Milyakov breaks down Masse Métal

On his new album Pavel Milyakov, aka Buttechno, swaps the dancefloor for post-industrial wastelands and musings on humanity’s relationship with nature. Here he breaks down the record’s key moments

Headie One

Track by track: Fred again.. takes us through his mixtape with Headie One

Fred again.. takes us through ‘GANG’ his new mixtape with Headie One, track by track

Real Lies

Real Lies want to feel part of something

We premiere Real Lies’ new single and visual Boss Trick

Baronhawk

Baronhawk Poitier is Honey Soundsystem’s new breakout star

Meet Baronhawk Poitier, the dancer, DJ and producer cutting a unique path through the DMV club scene

moses boyd

Moses Boyd: Keep up the pace

Moses Boyd makes jazz that speaks to a new generation – but his ambitions don’t end there

chassol

Chassol is the Solange collaborator blurring the boundary between film and music

We premiere Chassol’s new video for Savana, Céline, Aya Pt.I & II

Mixes of the Year

The Class of 2019

We quiz eight artists on the highlights of their year. Featuring object blue, 100 gecs, Oli XL, Sherelle, Aitch and more

yussef dayes

Yussef Dayes is at the heart of London’s new jazz scene

We premiere the new double video, Duality, from British jazz drummer Yussef Days

20Qs Danny Brown Parallax

20 Questions: Danny Brown

This month we catch up with Detroit’s finest to talk comedy, personal hygiene tips and crying on the first day of school

M. T. Hadley

M. T. Hadley is a Frank Ocean-endorsed enigma

We meet the singular songwriter and premiere the new video for breakout track Janet

Jesus Is King

Kanye West

Jesus Is King Def Jam
Call Super

Listen to Call Super’s new song Echothread

We have the exclusive first listen to Call Super’s new track ‘Echothread’

Danny Brown – uknowhatimsayin

Danny Brown

uknowhatimsaying¿ Warp Records
nova batida

Nova Batida 2019: Lisbon’s new inner-city event feels familiar

LX Factory and Village Underground, Lisbon, Portugal 20190913
James Massiah

James Massiah is the poet and producer finding hope in dark times

We premiere the video for James Massiah’s new Joy Orbison-assisted track ‘Natural Born Killers’

After five years of self-imposed exile Vladislav Delay is ready to return

Five years ago Vladislav Delay sold his gear and stepped back from a 15-year career in electronic music, later this month he returns. Ahead of his performance at Berlin Atonal we spoke to the ambient producer to find out what the future holds

VIVA

VIVA! Festival 2019: A lesson in la dolce vita in the Southern Italian countryside

Locorotondo, Italy 20190801
Issam

Issam is leading a new movement in Morocco

Issam is on the verge of taking Morocco’s trap scene global

jerome hadey

In the Tuscan hills, Jerome Hadey is building an escape from the music industry

Tucked away in the Tuscan hills, Villa Lena Recordings are offering an alternative to the music industry

Field Day 2019: JPEGMAFIA and Jorja Smith see in a new chapter for the London festival

The Drumsheds, London 20190607
Onyx Collective © Eleanor Hardwick

Onyx Collective: Loose Joints

We check in with the group of 21st century jazz misfits currently changing the perceptions of jazz for a new generation

Kano

Made In the Manor Parlophone