Posts by Vivian Yeung

Rina Sawayama

BPI changes rules of eligibility for awards shows after Rina Sawayama calls process “othering”

The pop star was seen as “not British enough”

SHAPE Platform announces 2021 roster of artists

From Kali Malone to Avtomat, Zoë Mc Pherson and more

Clubs and festivals in England can reopen from 21 June

Boris Johnson has outlined his plan on lifting lockdown restrictions

Daft Punk are disbanding

After 28 years, the electronic duo have split up

Nicolas Jaar © Teddy Fitzhugh

Nicolas Jaar recording shared to Bandcamp by Rewire Festival

As part of the festival’s series of archival recordings

Special Request

Special Request helms next DJ-Kicks mix

He’s also released the new three-track EP Compassion

serpentwithfeet © Braylen Dion

serpentwithfeet shares new Batu-produced single Same Size Shoe

The track also features a production credit for Brandon Juhans

Facta to release new LP Blush

The Wisdom Teeth co-founder created the album in early 2020

Sherelle

Sherelle and Flava D announced for Tobacco Dock’s Virtual Opening Weekend

The free-to-attend event will be held on 2-3 April 2021

My Neighbour Totoro © STUDIO GHIBLI

Netflix offers full anime scholarship taught by Studio Ghibli veteran

10 applicants, between the ages of 18-25, will be selected for a six-month programme at Tokyo’s Sasayuri Video Training Institute

Jlin SOPHIE

SOPHIE and Jlin collaborated on a track for Unsound Festival’s new album

Intermission also features contributions from Nicolas Jaar, Slikback, Moor Mother, Tim Hecker, 33EMYBW and more

Best Chiptune Soundtracks

The 10 best chiptune video game soundtracks

Japanese label Brave Wave productions compile a list of their favourite chiptune releases, ranging from Megan Man 9 to Sonic the Hedgehog

Aphex Twin SOPHIE

Adam Curtis selects Aphex Twin and SOPHIE for new series soundtrack

The filmmaker also explains why he didn’t use Kylie for his new BBC series Can’t Get You Out of My Head

MaerzMuzik © Camille Blake

Berlin festival MaerzMusik to return in 2021

Éliane Radigue, George Lewis and more have been announced for the line-up

Capo Lee, JME, Frisco, Shorty

Capo Lee, JME, Frisco and Shorty join forces for new album Norf Face

Listen to the Skepta-produced single Baitest Sound