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Yussef Dayes is at the heart of London’s new jazz scene

We premiere the new double video, Duality, from British jazz drummer Yussef Days

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In Photos: Highlights from The Crack Magazine Archives

The Crack Magazine Archives: A decade of shoots & the stories behind them celebrates 10 years of independence and cultural exploration with a stunning 248-page spread – take a look at some of our favourite images

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Meet Kate Gibb, the artist behind The Chemical Brothers’ Surrender artwork

We celebrate the 20th anniversary of The Chemical Brother’s iconic third studio album in a conversation with Kate Gibb, the visionary behind its cover sleeve

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20 Questions: Danny Brown

This month we catch up with Detroit’s finest to talk comedy, personal hygiene tips and crying on the first day of school

Communities Behind the Dancefloor explores what it takes to run some of the world’s best clubs

Now more than ever, club spaces provide a much-needed space for creativity to flourish and communities to grow. But what makes a club successful, and what risks are at stake?

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Rising: Hiro Kone

Meet Hiro Kone, the New York-based producer who pays homage to her personal histories through the diversity of electronic music

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Buttechno explores joy in a dystopian world for new video tr-919

We catch up with the Russian producer and premiere the video for his new single from badtrip

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The Click: Clams Casino

In his own words, Clams Casino remembers the moment he dropped his double life and started taking music seriously


Shanti Celeste: Life and soul

Shanti Celeste has charmed dancefloors the world over with warm, uplifting house music. Now, she’s pushing her sound further than ever before

lil' kim

Lil’ Kim’s Hard Core was a defining moment for female sexual agency in hip-hop

Lil’ Kim’s ‘Hard Core’ left all inhibitions at the door

What Just Happened?

As the dust settles on a particularly turbulent decade, we’ve been in a reflective mood….

Bat for Lashes

The Click: Bat for Lashes

In her own words, Natasha Khan remembers the Beat-inspired trip to America in 1999 that motivated her to pursue music seriously

M. T. Hadley

M. T. Hadley is a Frank Ocean-endorsed enigma

We meet the singular songwriter and premiere the new video for breakout track Janet

Latinx Meditations

Meditations… on the white-washing of Latinx music

As Latinx music continues to climb up the charts, we take a look at how it’s become subject to miscategorisation – and what this means for Latinx people

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20 Questions: Thurston Moore

After pioneering the new 80s punk movement as a part of Sonic Youth, Thurston Moore continues to experiment with the genre in his solo work – we get to know the living legend a little better.


Rising: vōx

Minnesota artist vōx talks her newfound spiritualism, church and the new EP I Am Not a God