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Interviews

Kutmah: In conversation

Kutmah: In conversation

Justin McNulty aka Kutmah is regarded as one of the key figures in establishing the now infamous LA beat scene….

In conversation with Dark Sky

In conversation with Dark Sky

It’s been a busy year for south Londoners Matt Benyayer and Tom Edwards, aka Dark Sky. Since releasing their captivating,…

Searching for the Spirit: In conversation with Mndsgn

Searching for the Spirit: In conversation with Mndsgn

In the three years since his 2014 debut LP release, Yawn Zen, on Stones Throw, Ringgo Ancheta, aka Mndsgn, has…

Terrence Parker: In Conversation

Terrence Parker: In Conversation

Terrence Parker’s illustrious career started with Detroit in the ’80s, on the eve of the house music revolution that would take…

In conversation with Sir Spyro

In conversation with Sir Spyro

Sir Spyro is one of the great mainstays of the grime scene. He’s been active for the better part of a…

Tape Player: In Conversation With Alex Ruder

Tape Player: In Conversation With Alex Ruder

In our current era of seemingly infinite internet choice, the role of curator is more important than ever. In this…

In Conversation with Nick Höppner

In Conversation with Nick Höppner

Since leaving behind his day job as Ostgut Ton label manager in 2012, Nick Höppner has used his newfound freedom…

In conversation with UK garage legend, Noodles

In conversation with UK garage legend, Noodles

From south London’s 1980s illegal rave scene to body popping in Covent Garden and the art of DJing.

Chicago legend Tyree Cooper on house music’s heritage

Chicago legend Tyree Cooper on house music’s heritage

The hip-house pioneer speaks out.

Spontaneous production: An interview with Glenn Astro & Ajnascent

Spontaneous production: An interview with Glenn Astro & Ajnascent

We spoke to the two producers about their days as high school classmates, the art of collaboration, and mixing genres.

Sophia Kennedy on her brilliant debut album for Pampa Records

Sophia Kennedy on her brilliant debut album for Pampa Records

The Hamburg-based artist talks working with Pampa on her self-titled debut LP, and her plans for playing the record live.

In conversation with the owner of new north London venue, Five Miles

In conversation with the owner of new north London venue, Five Miles

Co-owner Deano (Real Gold) discusses the launch this month, the space, the sound system, the Seven Sisters community and dispelling the potential for any “gentrification” backlash.