Beyoncé, Skepta, Prince, Andy Stott, and more feature in our new fortnightly column.
Madam X shares a playlist of 'background sounds' that you might not expect to hear in her weighty club sets.
Pissing in smoke machines, vaginas reflecting on bald sweaty heads, and a strip-tease during DJ sets. Just an average evening in the shoes of DJ Harvey.
Zoee share their loves for simplified façades, Fame Academy, and the Final Fantasy VII soundtrack.
Tune into the sunset-ready sounds of Paris based producer D.K.
Bushido debuts on Glasgow label Astral Black with a dancehall infused masterpiece.
Dummy gets a first hand experience of Cape Town's booming house scene.
Read an interview with South Bermondsey based music collective, TRAUM.
Man about town Happa gives a guided tour of the jewel in the White Rose county crown, Leeds.
One of rap's hardest working trios cite the inspirations on their debut album and guess what? It's NSFW.
Escape From Nature boss Orlando Volcano looks back over the best dancehall tracks of March 2016.
The Seoul-born DJ discusses South Korean nightlife, techno purism, and her first love.
In the first of a two-part feature on the underground musicians co-opting the icons of hi-def capitalism for their own ends, Adam Harper charts the rise of business class lounge music and the selling of digital smoke.
Trojan Sound System continue to deliver their message of peace, love and unity with 10 of the best foundation shaking reggae basslines.
Get prepared for the 25th year since the birth of "ACIIID" with our guide to the rise of the movement.
Singer-songwriter Amber Bain recounts the unusual story behind her recording name.
Dan Nixon on adventurous minimal synth music from the early 1980s, which is actually an incredibly interesting and weird story.