Squid: Expanding in Space

The London-based band talk songwriting, lockdown and touring at independent venues

The Rising Sun

Meet The Rising Sun, a crew of south London artists fighting to save their HQ

This south London music collective are facing eviction from the pub they’ve transformed into a studio and live space – but they’ve got a plan


Watch Loshh perform the powerful spirit song FEELAM

The London multi-hyphenate performs FEELAM exclusively for Crack Magazine. Shot at The Yard Theatre in Hackney Wick


Joviale: Glass Peach live at The Yard Theatre

The rising north London artist performs Glass Peach exclusively for Crack Magazine with a five-piece live setup. Shot at The Yard Theatre in Hackney Wick

How Nyge made Back to Basics by Skepta and Headie One

Fans and followers of grime and UK rap will know the “Sounds like Nyge!” producer tag is normally sign of a hit

Conducta Internet Explorers

Internet Explorers: Conducta

The Kiwi Rekords boss on Freddie Gibbs, Googling Jay-Z and that time he got catfished on Bebo


Internet Explorers: JGrrey

The south London singer-songwriter talks fan memes, online shows and Telegram group chats

Niko B

Internet Explorers: Niko B

The YouTube star talks catfishing, Tinder and how to spot fake Guccis on Depop

Millie B

Internet Explorers: Millie B

The real Millie B chats her viral hit M to the B, online fame and TikTok

The Big Moon

Internet Explorers: The Big Moon

Indie quartet The Big Moon talk the dark web, weird DMs and the time they started a hashtag

Deb Never

Internet Explorers – Deb Never

LA emo star Deb Never talks binging on dog mukbang videos, googling Sasha Grey and who’s got the best Twitter game right now

Unknown T

Unknown T – Issue 114 Freestyle

Unknown T drops an exclusive freestyle alongside his Issue 114 cover

Hannah Diamond

Internet Explorers: Hannah Diamond

PC Music’s Hannah Diamond talks her TikTok account, binging on Gossip Girl and the days of dial-up internet


Ultraísta and Crack Magazine present an exclusive 360° VR performance

Recorded just before lockdown put a halt to most gigs, this intimate performance captures Ultraísta in their rehearsal space running through tracks from their latest album Sister

Rich Brian

Internet Explorers – Rich Brian

Rich Brian tells us which Chance The Rapper songs he finds the most annoying, why he can’t stop posting and how to draw dinosaurs

curtis waters

Internet Explorers – Curtis Waters

Curtis Waters on stealing lyrics from Vine, trolling Justin Bieber and Stunnin