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Golden Pudel to open new cultural space Barboncino Zwölphi

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Tom of England’s debut album Sex Monk Blues features DJ Harvey on drums

Tom of England is set to release his debut album Sex Monk Blues on 7 October via L.I.E.S Records. The LP was recorded in New York and features frequent collaborator DJ Harvey (AKA Harvey Bassett) playing kick drums on ‘Be Me.’

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Tyler, the Creator says he “ruins songs” in new interview

Tyler, the Creator chats about why Jack White isn’t credited on ‘IGOR’, his favourite rapper Pusha T and wanting to collaborate with Billie Eilish in a new interview.

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Bon Iver announce i,i listening parties in London, New York and Europe

Venues in the UK, North America and Paris will preview the new Bon Iver album ‘i,i’ ahead of its release on 30 August. The parties will offer fans the chance to hear the album early and win test pressings of the record.

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Brockhampton announce new album Ginger, tease August release date

Self-proclaimed “best boy band in the world”, Brockhampton have confirmed the title of their upcoming record. ‘Ginger’ will be out in August

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Kano announces new album Hoodies All Summer, shares double music video

The British rapper is back with Hoodies All Summer, set for release on 30 August. Two new tracks – ‘Trouble’ and ‘Class of Deja’ – and a 17 minute double music video, have been shared today.

Richie Hawtin reveals details of new interactive app CLOSER

In the first English language edition of the Telekom Electronic Beats Podcast series, Richie Hawtin unveils plans for an app he is developing, CLOSE Combined. It is designed to bring audiences closer to the action behind the decks through interactive features and is set to be released early September 2019.

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The Jazz Cafe to pay homage to Elliott Smith with special 50th birthday performance

The Jazz Cafe presents Inside the Mind of Elliott Smith – a posthumous birthday celebration of the cult musician. Contemporary folk ensemble Tell Tale Tusk will explore and delve into his rich and varied discography in London on 6 August.

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Violet announces debut LP Bed of Roses

Violet’s first album will drop via Dark Entries on 19 September. Lisbon based producer Violet…

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DJ Lag has produced a track on Beyoncé’s Lion King album

South African artist DJ Lag revealed last night (17 July) that he has a co-producer credit on the track ‘My Power’ from Beyoncé’s executive-produced album, ‘Lion King: The Gift’.

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Charli XCX and Christine and the Queens share new video for Gone

Two modern pop icons come together in the video for ‘Gone’, the latest single from Charli XCX’s upcoming new album

SOPHIE remix and clutch news

SOPHIE releases limited edition remixes of debut LP with custom clutch

A remix album of SOPHIE’s debut LP ‘Oil of Every Pearl’s Un-Insides’ has been announced. The collectors item will arrive inside a custom designer clutch bag – only 100 have been made available.

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Marie Davidson and PUP shortlisted for 2019 Polaris Prize

The annual prize for the best Canadian album of the year will be awarded at the Polaris Gala on 16 September. Marie Davidson’s ‘Working Class Woman’ – released by Ninja Tune in 2018 – and PUP’s ‘Morbid Stuff’ are both short-listed.

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Madlib and Freddie Gibbs are releasing Bandana on vinyl

Madlib and Freddie Gibbs are releasing their new album ‘Bandana’ on vinyl on 26 July. The special edition is pressed onto white vinyl and limited to 1,000 copies.

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Team behind Concrete Paris to open new temporary venue Dehors Brut

Plans are well underway to launch the new space at the end of the month

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Beak> to play Extinction Rebellion show in Bristol tonight

Beak> have announced an impromptu gig free tonight (17 July) in Bristol in support of Extinction Rebellion. Activists are currently occupying some areas of the city protesting the climate emergency in a five-day occupation.