Magazine

opinion

The Hal of Gnawa: James Holden, Floating Points, Vessel, and Biosphere in Morocco

We trail James Holden, Floating Points, Vessel, and Biosphere as they head to Morocco for a weeklong residency.

opinion

Saturday Mass: Larry Levan and the Paradise Garage

Peter Shapiro explains why the beloved Paradise Garage DJ is still held in such high esteem, more than two decades after his untimely passing.

opinion

Zion In A Vision: Jamaica’s ’90s Rasta Renaissance

Fed up with dancehall’s focus on sex and guns, Luciano and others brought rasta values back to the fore throughout the ’90s.

opinion

Bounce to This: An Introduction to Housing, Flexing, Voguing and Jersey Club

Learn more about the four native NYC dance styles taking center stage at May’s Bounce Ballroom event in Brooklyn.

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Studio Science: Morton Subotnick On His Buchla Synthesizer

The electronic music pioneer explains his unique live set-up.

opinion

Luaka Bop: An Introduction

interview

Interview: Murder Dog’s Black Dog Bone on Hip Hop’s Most Successful Underground Magazine

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The Voice of the Voiceless: An In-Depth Portrait of Mali’s Hip Hop Scene

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Key Tracks: Mario Caldato on Tone Loc’s “Wild Thing”

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Mr. Fung’s Cricket Orchestra

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When Malcolm Cecil Met Stevie Wonder

gallery

Gallery: Miami Music Week 2014

interview

Crass’ Penny Rimbaud on graffiti, jazz and John Lennon