20 Definitive Cold Wave Artists

From Asylum Party to Xeno & Oaklander, Tom Watson delivers an essential primer on the influential genre

Five Takeaways from Øya Festival 2017

Lana Del Rey, Pixies and fresh-faced teenagers going wild for Migos’ ‘Bad and Boujee’ – here’s what went down at Norway’s most renowned festival

Tough Love: Sheer Mag

The band pour righteous progressive energy into their throwback sound. Sammy Jones finds lead singer Tina Halladay as furious and liberating as ever

In Photos: Appelsap Festival 2017

Dennis Branko captured the artists in the rain at the Dutch hip-hop festival over the weekend. Featuring J Hus, 67, Amy Becker and Siobhan Bell.

Angelo Badalamenti’s Fire Walk With Me OST soundtracked an underrated Lynchian masterpiece

The haunting feature film is one of David Lynch’s most under appreciated works. Daniel Jones dives into the grotesque beauty of its soundtrack

In Photos: Views from OVO Fest 2017

Peep Crack’s photo diary from Drake’s eighth annual OVO Fest

How BBZ are changing the face of London’s queer club scene

The collective’s parties create a space for queer, trans and non-binary people of colour. Here, BBZ’s co-founders speak to Niloufar Haidari about community

London drill music

Them Pretty New Blocks: Drill Music and Gentrification in South London

Youth worker and writer Ciaran Thapar tracks the encroaching worlds of drill music and gentrification in South London in a special long-read

Bandcamp releases

12 Bandcamp Releases To Buy In Support of Transgender Rights

Today, Bandcamp are donating their profits to the Transgender Law Centre. Here’s a guide to some of our favourite recent releases to help you spend wisely