The history of fabric in 18 photos as told by resident photographers

For fabric’s 18th birthday, we trace their shaping influence on the dance landscape through 18 images

Everything to see at Simple Things 2017 if you never need a rest

Prepare for Saturday with a full itinerary of all the best music available across the programme according to Crack Magazine

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The Update: Craig Richards

Following the success of his inaugural Houghton festival, the London DJ talks future plans and stepping away from his fabric residency

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The Inquisitive Mind of John Maus

The confounding musician searches for meaning with his first album in six years. We caught up with Maus, after a brief disappearance, to talk Screen Memories

Eight Manchester artists on the creative fabric of the city

Florentino, Black Josh, Space Afrika and others unpick what it is that makes creatives survive and thrive in the North

Retrospective: In Rainbows

Gary Suarez remembers the disruptive intentions of Radiohead’s release strategy, ten years on

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Discwoman: Meet The Family

‘Amplify Each Other’ runs the slogan of Discwoman. We profile the artists whose voices are coming together to fight white supremacy and patriarchy

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Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith: Synthesised Sanctuary for the Mind

With her soothing textures, the LA artist is reaching many ears. She meets with Gabriel Szatan to talk The Kid and finding solace in an accelerated world

A2: Easy Does It

The Croydon singer-rapper is stepping out from the shadows and into the limelight. Davy Reed meets up with him to talk grime and a change in direction