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
Big Freedia

20 Questions: Big Freedia

Talking Beyoncé, regrettable tattoos and dates with the New Orleans artist

Nakhane

Dear Nakhane: Spiritual Guidance on Life, Looks and Tasteful Nudes

Looking for wisdom on sex, self-love and navigating your way through the world? Crack’s Agony Aunt is here to help

Aesthetic: Lava La Rue

We catch up with the multi-hyphenate outside a Brixton studio to talk founding the nine8collective and forming her music from real life experiences

Low – Double Negative

Twenty-five years in, Minnesota trio Low have made their most challenging album of their career

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

Johny, Papa and the dark implications of the memeification of kids’ TV

Childrens videos are increasingly being repurposed into creepy memes by adults. But this is a problematic trend, according to one expert