Posts by Rachel Grace Almeida

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

Rising: Puma Blue

The 23-year-old South Londoner has mastered a brand of dusky, jazz-inflected guitar pop – with a stunning vulnerability at its core

20 Questions: Connan Mockasin

Wonky pop’s most beloved oddball talks childhood memories, chewy steak and greed

Tierra Whack, Iceland Airwaves 2018 © Rúnar Sigurður Sigurjónsson

Iceland Airwaves: Reykjavik’s eclectic festival still feels fresh 20 years in

Reykjavík, Iceland 7 November
Blood Orange, Pitchfork Paris 2018 © Alban Gendrot

Pitchfork Paris 2018: The Parisian festival tempered forward-facing curation with a notably restrained atmosphere

Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris 1 November
Marie Davidson © Etienne Saint Denis

My life as a Mixtape: Marie Davidson

We asked the Ninja Tune affiliate to disclose her most memorable songs – from the soundtrack of her first job to formative club experiences

Dr. Rubinstein feature

My Life as a Mixtape: Dr. Rubinstein

From Army of Lovers to DJ Sprinkles, the Berlin via Tel Aviv DJ details her musical touchstones

Dope Saint Jude

Tomorrow’s protest music

Zeina, Hyperaktivist, Shanghai Community Radio and more let us in on how they’re promoting progressive change on their home turf

Big Freedia

20 Questions: Big Freedia

Talking Beyoncé, regrettable tattoos and dates with the New Orleans artist