Avalon Emerson: Back Down to Earth

Avalon Emerson has spent the last six years building a reputation as one of the underground’s most electrifying producers and DJs. Now, she’s taking it a day at a time

How director Teeeezy C took Birmingham to Nairobi in the video for M1llionz’ Lagga

Go behind the scenes with UK rap’s go-to video director

A Brief History of the Music Video

From Starman to APESHIT, Simran Hans chronicles the 50-year history of contemporary pop culture’s greatest format

Toots & the Maytals

The Click: Toots & the Maytals

Toots Hibbert remembers how a childhood spent singing in church launched his 40-year-strong career

5 DJs and producers on adapting to the work-from-home era

Close listening, kitchen radio sessions and impromptu albums

Deena Abdelwahed

20 Questions: Deena Abdelwahed

The Tunisian producer chats yoga in Berghain, advice for aspiring DJs and meeting friends off the internet

DJ Python

DJ Python: Travelling without moving

DJ Python is vaping, worrying and wearing a gleaming white ten-gallon hat. We catch up with the producer for Issue 113

India Jordan: Let Loose

India Jordan’s rush-triggering productions perfectly express the allure of losing – and finding – yourself on the dancefloor. We catch up with the producer for Issue 113

Jadu Heart

Jadu Heart are the duo bringing together pagan rituals and romance

We premiere the video for Jadu Heart’s new single Burning Hour

Jojo

The Click: JoJo

In her own words, Joanna Levesque remembers the song that gave her the confidence to trust her gut

Cinematographer Robbie Ryan on capturing Nick Cave alone at Alexandra Palace

The cinematographer behind ‘The Favourite’ and ‘Marriage Story’ takes us behind the scenes of Cave’s groundbreaking new concert film

Princess Nokia © Daniela Spector

20 Questions: Princess Nokia

From rice and beans to Leslie Jordan, Destiny Frasqueri offers a glimpse into her bustling mind

Ultraista

Ultraísta invite fans behind the curtain with their new virtual reality concert

Ultraísta’s Nigel Godrich and Laura Bettinson talk us through their upcoming virtual reality performance

claymation

Meet William Child, the claymation artist behind some of hip-hop’s best music videos

We meet the artist and director turning your favourite rappers into plasticine figures

100 Gecs

100 Gecs – Divide and conquer

100 Gecs don’t care whether you think they’re for real. The iconoclastic duo are too busy turning pop music inside out

1000 Gecs

Inside the remixed chaos of 1000 Gecs and the Tree of Clues

A.G. Cook, Hannah Diamond, Patrick Stump and Tommy Cash share their stories of working on 100 Gecs’ new remix album