Posts by Saul

Aesthetic: Lava La Rue

We catch up with the multi-hyphenate outside a Brixton studio to talk founding the nine8collective and forming her music from real life experiences

25 Artists Shaping the Future of Music

The acts redefining music – sonically and ideologically – picked by experts

⌘R: The Best New Music, curated by Crack Magazine

A rolling playlist of the best new music, curated and regularly refreshed by Crack Magazine

Shygirl © Yis Kid

Aesthetic: Shygirl

We meet the NUXXE vocalist in an east London studio to discuss her Cruel Practice EP and analyse her style

Aesthetic: Mahalia

We caught up with the rising artist in a London studio to talk self-assurance, wigs and carving out a sound of her own

Nakhane

Aesthetic: Nakhane

In our styled editorial, the South African artist discusses overcoming his fears, and constructing his own sense of power through coded fashions

Aesthetic: Jimothy Lacoste

Penning songs about the London Underground and not taking Xanax, the YouTube rapper lays out his philosophy in this month’s styled editorial

Grabbeplatz Forever

Aesthetic: Sega Bodega

We sat down with the NUXXE label founder to discuss the search for a visual aesthetic, and how fashion matches his meandering soundscapes

Harmonising with Artificial Intelligence

As Artificial Intelligence evolves as a tool for musical processes, should we be hopeful or fearful? We investigate the complex relationship between technology and music

Lena Willikens: The Sentimental Selector

On a long walk through Amsterdam, we meet Willikens and try to unravel the magic of the DJ and producer’s intoxicating sets

Aesthetic: Infinite Coles

In this month’s styled editorial, the rising star talks gender, Richard Russell and being in the bloodline of the most mythologised rap group in history

Aesthetic: Rina Sawayama

In our latest Aesthetic feature, the rising pop sensation talks internet activism and making sense of life in an Instagram era

Aesthetic: Porches

The synthpop dreamer is the subject of this month’s extended Aesthetic editorial