Rising: Cruush

Merging sugary sweet melodies with surging, caustic noise, Manchester’s Cruush are abandoning overthinking in favour of artistic freedom and having a nice time, all the time.

In Photos: Glastonbury 2024

From a Banksy stunt at Idles to standout sets from Tems, Little Simz, PJ Harvey and a Charli xcx ‘Partygirl’ takeover, look back on the most memorable moments from the field this weekend.

The Click: Louis Carnell on clarity, connection and letting go of his alias

In his own words, Louis Carnell recalls the artistic freedom and control he discovered when he let go of his alias – and other people’s expectations.

In Photos: Sónar 2024

Sónar returned to Barcelona this June for a three-day showcase exploring the intersection of music, art and technology.

All the tracks getting Show Me The Body fired-up on tour

Welcome back to Selections, a series of artist-curated playlists from those in the know.

“It’s strong femme Detroit energy”: DJ Holographic in conversation with DJ Minx

In light of Pride month, two leading lights of the Motor City’s LGBTQ+ underground speak about the omnipresence of electronic music in the city’s culture.

Mabe Fratti is inventing her own sonic colour palette

Cellist Mabe Fratti channels perpetual confusion at the world into a playful, experimental sound world that promises to reshape Latin America’s avant garde.

“It was exciting, illegal and very idealistic”: DiY Sound System on 35 years of making noise

Ahead of the pioneering free party crew’s 35th anniversary celebration, two of its founders reflect on the group’s origins, Castlemorton, and their enduring anarchic spirit.

In Photos: Primavera Sound 2024

The festival’s flagship event once again vindicated its position as a staple of the European festival season.