Glitch 2018: The techno three-dayer makes its mark on the international festival circuit

Gianpula Fields, Malta 14 August
The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill

The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill transcended gender qualifiers, genre and time

On its 20th anniversary, Briana Younger commemorates the graceful strength of an essential LP

In Photos: Houghton Festival 2018

Co-founder Craig Richards and the team behind Gottwood took to the Norfolk countryside to stage the second, magical edition of the four-day extravaganza

Interpol, Marauder

Interpol – Marauder

Interpol’s sixth full-length is ticks off the band’s best bits, but with none of the magic of their heyday

Close Listening: Tracing the history of field recordings and electronic music 

From wax cylinders to washing machines, Thomas Hobbs explores how everyday sounds have shaped the development of electronic music

Dua Lipa, Sziget Festival 2018 © Rockstar Photographers

Sziget Festival 2018: A pop-flavoured institution embedded into the city’s summers

Óbuda Island, Budapest 8 August
Fold review

The opening weekend of new London space FOLD was a vital statement of intent

Fold 11 August
Wiki, Appelsap 2018 © Mariana Carvalho

We asked artists at Appelsap Festival about their all-time favourite hip-hop records

Wiley, Amy Becker, Wiki, Tiffany Calver and more spoke about their most influential LPs at the one-day event in Amsterdam’s Flevopark

Ben Klock at DGTL 2018

DGTL Barcelona 2018: Simplicity is the key to success for the Spanish festival

Parc del Fòrum, Barcelona 10 August