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Latin Soul King Joe Bataan On The Cultural Keystones That Shape His Sound

Our new series distills the life wisdom of some of our favourite humans

Generation DIY: Meet the Self-Producing Talents Breathing New Life Into ‘Bedroom Pop’

A fresh wave of music makers are taking control of production – and the results are lo-fi sonic bliss

Was 1999 the Best Year Ever for Movies?

All hail the year when teen love got cool, horror upped its ante, and action had a serious cash injection

Unwrap the Music Editor’s Seasonal Playlist of New and Recent Releases

From Brazilian rock to samba-disco remixes, it’s an assortment of sonic treats

From Choral Greats to Skate Lates: 9 Events To Get Your Christmas On To

Welcome to your December-January cultural calendar

Producer and DJ Yousef Returns Home with New Album ‘9 Moor Drive’

Intelligent, autobiographical techno that pushes the boundaries of the genre

The Best Books of 2019 – and 3 to Buy in 2020

From true crime to poetry, Books Ed Sarah Shaffi rounds up the most inspirational reads of the year

Remember, Remember… To Tune Into This Autumnal Audio Goodness From the Music Editor

Afrobeat, neoclassical, hip hop – it’s a big old sonic harvest

Arthouse Flourishes Fail To Save ‘The Lighthouse’ From a Deep Sea of Tedium

Eggers imagery – crisp and detailed – isn’t enough to offset the endless garblings of two rum-infused blokes doing impressions…

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