Posts by Rachel Grace Almeida

Downtime: Battles

New York duo Ian Williams and John Stanier list three suitably cerebral cultural recommendations

Latinx Meditations

Meditations… on the white-washing of Latinx music

As Latinx music continues to climb up the charts, we take a look at how it’s become subject to miscategorisation – and what this means for Latinx people

thurston moore 20Q

20 Questions: Thurston Moore

After pioneering the new 80s punk movement as a part of Sonic Youth, Thurston Moore continues to experiment with the genre in his solo work – we get to know the living legend a little better.

Downtime: Pelada

Downtime: Pelada on political books you need to read

Looking for something to read? The PAN-affiliated duo list their book recommendations

20 Questions: Lykke Li

Despite her current star status, Lykke Li doesn’t give too much away. We try to get to know her a little better in the month’s 20 Questions

Downtime Metronomy

Downtime: Metronomy

The frontman comes through with a list of TV series and films to binge on

20 Questions: Jubilee

The Miami-born producer talks club survival tips, words of wisdom and a house party in Jamaica with an unlikely guest

crumb interview downtime

Downtime: Crumb

Brooklyn’s Crumb fill us in on their essential spare-time killers, from anime parasites to cave-based blood baths, this is not for the faint of heart

Bilbao BBK Live 2019: A triumph in the Basque mountains

Mount Cobetas, Bilbao 11 July
Eve

20 Questions: Eve

Eve tells us about the time she peed herself in front of Jamie Lee Curtis and more

NOS Primavera Sound review

NOS Primavera Sound 2019: Rosalía lives up to the hype as the Portuguese festival comes into its own

Parque da Cidade 6 June
Doja Cat

20 Questions: Doja Cat

Talking bad habits, clapbacks and The Big Cow with the LA-based artist

Murlo: My life as a mixtape

My life as a mixtape: Murlo

The Manchester-based producer lists the records that inspired his otherworldly visions

20 Questions Homeshake

20 Questions: Homeshake

Talking bad habits and socialist memes with the Montreal-based artist

Little Simz My Life as a Mixtape

My life as a mixtape: Little Simz

The north London rapper spoke to us about the songs that helped her climb all the way to the top