Posts by Rebecca Payton


Weekday Sheffield announce in-store opening party with Crack Magazine

Weekday is hosting a party in collaboration with Crack Magazine to celebrate the opening of the new Sheffield store on 28 November with set from Ashley Holmes and 96 Back

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Grimes announces Miss Anthropocene release date, shares new track

So Heavy I Fell Through the Earth is the second single from the upcoming LP

FOLD London

FOLD’s licensing suspension has been lifted

The club’s 24-hour license was suspended earlier this week

Mira festival

In Photos: Backstage at MIRA Festival

Fabra I Coats, Barcelona 5 November
Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill shares new song Guarding the Gates

The new track is part of Queen & Slim: The Soundtrack, which also features Vince Staples, Megan Thee Stallion, Lil Baby and Blood Orange


JME announces Grime MC release date, shares tour details

The much-anticipated follow-up to Integrity> lands at the end of November

Channel Tres to play Elsewhere Hall in May 2020

The New York date is one of many on Channel Tres’ US tour, which is running from December 2019 to May 2020 and follows a stream of releases this year

Colin Self Siblings

Trauma Bar und Kino programme Colin Self, LSDXOXO and Room 4 Resistance for November

Berlin’s hybrid art space enlists an international audio-visual cohort to see the club through the last three weekends of November

Joy Overmono

Joy Orbison and Overmono announce new 12″ as Joy Overmono

The project marks the first time both parties have worked together – lead track ‘Bromley’ is available for streaming now

Frauengedeck Renate

Renate announces 39-hour New Year’s Eve party

The Berlin-based club will see in 2020 with Alison Swing, Move D and more

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Helena Hauff, Joy Orbison and Octo Octa to play The Warehouse Project’s NYD party

WHP has announced the line-up for its 10-hour New Year’s Day party at Manchester’s Depot

Electronic Design Museum

Electronic exhibition to open at The Design Museum in 2020

The exhibition will run from 1 April to 26 July

FOLD London

London club FOLD ordered to close down immediately

The venue’s license has been suspended


Tresor-scented perfume launched to help celebrate 30th anniversary of fall of the Berlin Wall

The fragrance is based on the original smell of Tresor’s Berlin dancefloor and is being launched in accompaniment with a new Russian edition of ‘Der Klang Der Familie’

Kamaal Williams takes us through his DJ Kicks track by track

In his own words, the jazz pioneer takes us through a selection of his tracks from his global-minded mix, which represents the 70th instalment of !K7 Records’ DJ Kicks series

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Shop the exclusive Crack Magazine x Giant Swan merch collaboration

The limited edition drop will be on sale for one month only

J Hus

J Hus returns with new single Must Be

The track is the rapper’s first official release since leaving prison in April

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Clams Casino unveils audio-visual accompaniment to Moon Trip Radio

The audio-visual accompaniments use photogrammetry software to create 3D models of bespoke footage, which has been coloured and synchronised with the Moon Trip Radio tracklist

Aphex Twin

Warp share Aphex Twin’s previously unreleased Slo Bird Whistle (Peel Session)

The London-based label has shared a 10-track sampler featuring Richard D James, Oneohtrix Point Never, Flying Lotus, Boards of Canada and more

Bikini Kill

Bikini Kill announce 2020 tour dates

The spring tour follows the US punk band’s reunion shows earlier this year

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Grace Jones announced as Meltdown Festival’s next curator

The iconic Grace Jones will curate the line-up for the event’s 2020 edition

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Bon Iver to headline Flow Festival 2020

The Finnish festival will take place at Helsinki’s Suvilahti from 14-16 August

Snowbombing 2019 Jenna Foxton

Snowbombing 2020 announces second wave of artists

The alpine festival returns to Austria’s Mayrhofen on 13-18 April


Stormzy calls on Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg to resign after Grenfell comments

Stormzy has called on Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg to resign after he seemed to suggest that the victims of the Grenfell tower fire lacked “common sense”

Ricardo Villalobos

Ricardo Villalobos, Cassy and Loco Dice announced for SXM Festival

The festival returns for its fourth edition on the Caribbean island of Saint Martin next year with another round of international DJs

Love International

Jon Hopkins, Four Tet and Avalon Emerson announced for Junction 2 2020

Honey Dijon, Hessle Audio, Ben Klock and more will also be performing at the festival

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FKA twigs shares new track sad day

The new single is from twigs’ upcoming album MAGDALENE, due out on 8 November


CockTail d’Amore celebrate 10 years with new compilation and book

The Berlin-based party and record label bring together party-goers from the last 10 years for a new compilation album and book

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FKA twigs to perform on Later… with Jools Holland

FKA twigs is expected to perform music from her highly anticipated upcoming album ‘Magdalene’ on the show later this month

Four Tet

Four Tet releases two new tracks under ⣎⡇ꉺლ༽இ•̛)ྀ◞ ༎ຶ ༽ৣৢ؞ৢ؞ؖ ꉺლ alias

It is the first release under this elusive alias since March 2018 and uses the same unpronounceable windings style as his previous works