Posts by Rachel Grace Almeida

Clairo

Sling Republic Records

Choreographer Kloe Dean on bringing Little Simz’s Introvert video to life

We talk references, relationships and supporting Simz’s vision with the London-based choreographer

Tomasa del Real

Tomasa del Real’s neoperreo playground

Tomasa del Real is leading a movement for reggaeton’s misfits

TOPS

Downtime: TOPS

Welcome to Downtime, a regular series in which we ask our favourite artists for their cultural recommendations. This month, we catch up with TOPS

Ms Nina has logged on

Growing up a shy teen, Jorgeline Torres found her voice online. As Madrid’s ascendant star, she’s discovered her inner extrovert. We meet Ms Nina in her neighbourhood

Sega Bodega

20 Questions: Sega Bodega

Sega Bodega takes on this month’s edition of 20 Questions

Best Coast

20 Questions: Best Coast

With a new album on the horizon, Best Coast’s Bethany Cosentino takes on the latest edition of 20 questions

Georgia

Downtime: Georgia

Welcome to Downtime: a regular series in which we ask our favourite artists for their cultural recommendations. This month, we catch up with Georgia

Galcher Lustwerk

20 Questions: Galcher Lustwerk

Galcher Lustwerk takes on this month’s 20 Questions

Midland

Downtime: Midland

Welcome to Downtime: a regular series in which we ask our favourite artists for their…

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

Bilbao BBK Live 2019: A triumph in the Basque mountains

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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

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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

Eris Drew and Octo Octa © Kasia Zacharko

Eris Drew and Octo Octa: Love vibrations

The dance music power couple are on a mission to move you

20 Questions: HEALTH

We sit down with singer Jake Duzsik to talk memes, bad habits and conspiracy theories

My Life as a Mixtape: U.S. Girls

From Bikini Kill to Britney Spears, the American-Canadian singer-songwriter highlights her musical touchstones

Ian Isiah interview

My Life as a Mixtape: Ian Isiah

We asked the Brooklyn singer to choose the albums and tracks that get him going

Toro y Moi

20 Questions: Toro y Moi

Following the release of his sixth studio album Outer Peace, we spoke to Chaz Bear about the internet, household chores and trying to stay balanced