Jlin Unsound Festival 2018 © Michał Ramu

Unsound 2018: Frontier sounds at the European underground’s favourite festival

Wianki, Kraków 7 October
Current 93 © Alex Weston-Noond

Current 93 essay their strain of disquiet at London’s Shepherd’s Bush Empire

O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire 13 October
Stone Island Presents London © Tom Porter

In Photos: Stone Island Presents London

EartH, Hackney 4 October

BTS live in London: Self-love, interactivity and effortless pop versatility

The O2, London 10 October
Four Tet WHP © Gemma Parker

Four Tet ushers in the final chapter for The Warehouse Project at Store Street

Warehouse Project Manchester 6 October
Ryoji Ikeda

Ryoji Ikeda explores simple acoustics and complex computation at the Barbican

Barbican Main Hall, London 30 September

In Photos: Concrete Lates x Spiritland

Southbank Centre 27 September
Empress Of © Daniella Zumaran

Empress Of brings hyperactive energy and heart-on-sleeve emotion to London

Chats Palace, London 28 September
TodaysArt 2018 © Marc Mikaelian

TodaysArt 2018: An ambitious programme joining the dots between innovation and accessibility

The Hague, Netherlands 21 September
Sustain-Release 2018 © Raul Coto-Batres

Sustain-Release Festival 2018: Late summer escapism for the New York underground

Camp Kennybrook, New York 13 September
Afropunk 2018 © © Francis Augusto

In Photos: Afropunk London 2018

Various venues, Brixton 1 September
Draaimolen Festival 2018Draaimolen Festival 2018

Draaimolen Festival 2018: A wild ride in Tilburg forest

Tilburg forest, Netherlands 15 September
The Black Madonna and Derrick Carter at Oasis 2018

Oasis Festival 2018: The Marrakech festival marries high-end luxe with an ear for the underground

Fellah Hotel, Marrakech 14 September
WWWater, Milhões de Festa 2018 © Marcelo Baptista

Milhões de Festa 2018: The intimate Portuguese festival that’s not afraid to take risks

Barcelos, Portugal 6 September
Dimensions Festival 2018 © Hirob Jones

Dimensions Festival 2018: A well-curated party in an idyllic location wraps up the summer festival calendar

Fort Punta Christo, Croatia 29 August
Janelle Monae live at Amsterdam Paradiso

Janelle Monáe preaches love and pride at Amsterdam’s Paradiso

Paradiso, Amsterdam 6 September