Fatima, Dimensions 2018 © Dan Medhurst

We asked DJs at Dimensions to talk about the one track they’ve played all summer

Gunseli Yalcinkaya caught up with Helena Hauff, Batu, Amp Fiddler and more at the Croatian festival

Future essay

What’s next for the music industry?

We take a look at how recent technological innovations could nourish – or diminish – the joy of creating and consuming music

mixes of the month

10 Mixes You Need to Hear This Month

August’s indispensable mixes, courtesy of Excelsior Ruth, Shed, Don’t DJ, Jayda G and more

D Double E talks us through Jackuum, track by track

To celebrate this milestone for a true British great, we asked D Double to break down each track of his long-awaited debut

Wiki, Appelsap 2018 © Mariana Carvalho

We asked artists at Appelsap Festival about their all-time favourite hip-hop records

Wiley, Amy Becker, Wiki, Tiffany Calver and more spoke about their most influential LPs at the one-day event in Amsterdam’s Flevopark

My Life as a Mixtape: Bodega

From teenage highs to adult despair, the art-punk guitarist and singer lays down the soundtrack of his turning points

9 Mixes You Need to Hear This Month

Nick Höppner unearths a UKG mix, Eartheater joins forces with PAN and Romanian outliers Khidja prove why they’re ones to watch in this month’s roundup of online mixes

Get to know 88rising, the US-based collective putting Asian creativity front and centre

We take a closer look at the main players in Sean Miyashiro’s ever-expanding creative family that’s ushering in a new era for hip-hop

Book Club

6 Books You Need to Read This Month

From punk memoirs to the grime takeover, here’s a selection of publications to get stuck into on your commute