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The Top 25 Tracks of the Year

From Megan’s Hot Girl Summer to rave-inflected jazz via some of the UK’s sharpest bars, here are the 25 tracks that defined 2019

Albums of the year 2019

The Top 50 Albums of the Year

From the rise of UK drill to AI-augmented music, to post-genre explorations via pirate radio stations, here are the 50 albums that captured the many faces of 2019

The top 100 songs of the decade

From crypto-commercial nu-pop to the viral juke of Footcrab, and an eerie Fugees sample, these are the tracks that defined a decade


Aesthetic: Bakar

We catch up with the Camden born and raised artist to talk Paris Fashion Week, collaborations and his trajectory so far

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Aesthetic: Coucou Chloe

For our latest styled Aesthetic feature, we catch up with NUXXE affiliate Coucou Chloe to talk fashion, music and where the two worlds collide

object blue and Natalia Podgorska on their new audiovisual collaboration FIGURE BESIDE ME

Ahead of their AV show this month, object blue and Natalia Podgorska discuss their relationship and collaborative process


Spotlighting rumbling subs, skittish hat-heavy breaks and melodic flourishes, Sherelle’s Crack Mix doesn’t let up

Ancient planetary triplets – Mixed by Matias Aguayo

True to his spirit of exploration, Matias Aguayo supplies a compelling introduction to triplets and polyrhythms in this specialist mix

Róisín Murphy

Róisín Murphy needs little introduction. As part of Moloko, she quickly shot to icon status,…

Peach Discs #1: Gramrcy

Dive into the world of Peach Discs with Gramrcy’s inaugural mix

Aesthetic: Obongjayar

Obongjayar is finding his voice in public, the results are fascinating

CHAI are redefining cute with their Neo-Kawaii ethos

In a London studio, the dance punk band let us in on how their sound is connected to their style

Virgen María’s powerful performance art blends music, sex and spirituality

María Forqué takes a naked stroll through Madrid and delves into the link between techno and meditation

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Grimes is ready to play the villain

After watching her reputation implode, Claire Boucher leaned into destruction. For her latest album, she brings us the end of the world

For 10 years, Keinemusik have shaped Berlin’s musical landscape from the margins