Posts by Vivian Yeung

Stone Island Sound has built a world sound map for the global independent music community

The Stone Island Sound project features Buy Music Club playlists, label releases and more

Over a quarter of UK festivals have been cancelled due to government’s lack of insurance

76% of the remaining festivals could also be called off

MCQ teams up with Amnesia Scanner, Deb Never and Ewen Spencer for latest collection

EDEN HIGH features varsity jackets, warped 90s prints, hoodies and more

Emma-Jean Thackray © Joe Magowan

Emma-Jean Thackray announces new album Yellow, shares first single

Say Something is the lead single from the upcoming LP

Ninja Tune AIAIAI

AIAIAI and Ninja Tune release headphones made from recycled vinyl

The new TMA-2 Ninja Tune Edition headphones are out now

Air Max '97

5K Run – Mixed by Air Max ‘97

A soundtrack for your next run. Warped club sounds, 165 BPM running music, syncopated rhythms and loads more from Oliver van der Lugt

Shygirl Burberry

Shygirl stars in Burberry’s AW21 womenswear presentation

The soundtrack is helmed by Amnesia Scanner’s Ville Haimala, who selects Kamixlo, Toxe and Kablam

Peach DJ

Call Super, Peach and Peverelist join Secretsundaze 2021 summer programme

The London institution returns with six events

Flying Lotus © Tim Saccenti

Flying Lotus shares two singles from Netflix anime soundtrack

The artist has shared the Thundercat collaboration Black Gold and Between Memories featuring Niki Randa

Massive Attack

Massive Attack, IDLES and Portishead back Bristol project in support of arts sector

Bristol United Guild is a non-profit company looking to boost the freelance and independent creative community

The Bug © Caroline Lessire

The Bug’s Kevin Martin rescores Andrei Tarkovsky film Solaris

The score, entitled Return to Solaris, is out in June

Burna Boy © Michelle Helena Janssen

Burna Boy joins Strawberries & Creem 2021 line-up

The Cambridge festival will go ahead in September

Dean Blunt A$AP Rocky

Dean Blunt and A$AP Rocky collaboration, STOOZY, shared online

The track, in typical Dean Blunt fashion, has mysteriously surfaced online

Erika de Casier

Erika de Casier tells a date to be Polite in new single, announces album

The new LP, Sensational, will arrive in May

DMX © John Mueller

DMX has died at age 50

The rapper and actor passed away after suffering a heart attack

Darkside detail new Spiral album, share single The Limit

The album will mark Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington’s first new music together since 2013’s Psychic

Gorillaz 2D

Fred Perry are collaborating with Gorillaz on a new collection

2-D, Murdoc, Noodle and Russel Hobbs have created playlists for Fred Perry Subculture

Eartheater Mugler

Total Freedom soundtracked Mugler’s SS21 fashion film

The cast featured Eartheater, New York performance artist Kembra Pfahler, multi-hyphenate Dominique Jackson, Bella Hadid and more

Playboi Carti

The Collections is back, and Playboi Carti is the first cover star

The second instalment of our limited edition magazine, The Collections, is coming soon

schacke

Listen back to Insomnia Festival’s radio special with Schacke, Rojin Sharafi and Céline Gillain

The Norwegian event aired the show on 31 March

Black Country New Road © Rosie Alice

Black Country, New Road and KOKOROKO join Wide Awake line-up

The London festival heads to Brockwell Park on 3 September 2021

Ena

Recorded at Contact, in Tokyo. Made up of dark, experimental electronics, the Japanese producer’s club set is steeped in tension – and rarely lets up for a release

schacke

Insomnia Festival to present radio special featuring Schacke, Rojin Sharafi and Céline Gillain

The radio show will be hosted by Linh and Marvin from Animistic Beliefs

Nils Frahm surprise releases Piano Day album Graz

The album was first recorded for Erased Tapes in 2009

Ami Dang Meditation Mix

Meditation Mix: Ami Dang

It’s been a year since the UK entered its first lockdown. So we asked sitarist and producer Ami Dang to create a meditative mix – to help get us through

Gabber Eleganza joins forces with MCQ for rave-inspired collection

The Fantasma collection features glow-in-the-dark panelling, customisable garments and reactive nylon that changes colours

Poly Styrene

Watch a screening of Poly Styrene: I Am a Cliché, free to Supporters

A documentary on the punk heroine and X Ray Spex front woman Poly Styrene, co-directed by daughter Celeste Bell and Paul Sng

Club to Club Festival

Listen to the fourth instalment of Stone Island Sound’s playlist series

The series celebrates the sounds of independent scenes around the world

Jamie Rodigan

whynow media launches new online radio station

whynow radio has already featured Sean Paul, Moxie, Lloyd Bradley, Flowdan and more

St Vincent

St. Vincent announces new album Daddy’s Home

Listen to the lead single Pay Your Way In Pain now