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berlinHistory ClubHistory

A new project has been launched by the app berlinHistory and Berlin Clubcommission documenting now-defunct clubs from the last 60 years of nightlife in the...

Crossbreed Klub Verboten

London sex-positive and queer club nights Crossbreed and Klub Verboten have been threatened with legal action by Tower Hamlets Council.


Authorities are "relying on an...

New documentary on Don Letts, legendary punk and reggae filmmaker and DJ, to be released next month

A new documentary about British punk and reggae filmmaker, DJ and musician Don Letts is set to be released next month. Watch the trailer for...

"May you continue to shine like a diamond and bring honour to your nation by your words, by your actions"

Rihanna has been named a National Hero in Barbados, as the Caribbean nation became the world's newest republic on 30th November 2021, 55 years after...

Produced by Black Milk and taken from the forthcoming tenth album, which will land next year

Cypress Hill have shared a new track, 'Open Ya Mind', complete with video. 

The song, which was produced by Black Milk, is taken from the...

'Midnight Frontier' takes a deep dive into one of the world's most politically significant techno venues 

A documentary about LGBTQI+ activism, centred on the world-famous Tbilisi club Bassiani, has now been released online. 

'Midnight Frontier' was produced in 2019 by Peter...

A new investigation from Mixmag reports that The Met Police used a flawed methodology to calculate the number of raves taking place during lockdown

UK Home Secretary Priti Patel used false data about the number of illegal raves taking place to justify increased police powers during the coronavirus lockdown...

"I say the least racist is still racist"

Dave has called Boris Johnson a “real racist” during his BRIT Awards performance this week.

The South London rapper added a new verse to his...

The streaming giant is following in the footsteps of Facebook and Twitter

Spotify has suspended all politic advertisements for service users, Adage reports.

Announcing the changes a week ago, the streaming giant shared that they do...

Equipment seizure and fines of up to $3,750 could be a reality... 

French authorities have passed new legislation which is being labelled 'anti-rave'. 

The Senate gave approval to the new regulations late last night, Tuesday 22nd October...

When rave meets politics

A new documentary exploring rave and acid’s impact on ‘80s Britain is coming to BBC Four next Friday, August 2nd.  

Everybody in The Place: An...

If you’re telling people to “keep politics out of music”, you’re missing the point. Here, DJ Mag’s Harold Heath explains why politics are an integral...

The findings come as a report is published into the UK's live music scene...

The UK's Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) committee has published a report that says grime musicians are facing increased challenges to share their music...

‘Grey Area’ is the most raw and direct record yet from Little Simz. DJ Mag talks to the MC and visionary about being in the...

As listeners to the best music in 2019, we’ve become used to the fact that the stuff we dig probably won’t find its way into...

The singer is definitely not 'Happy'... 

Pharrell Williams has threatened to sue Donald Trump after the hit single 'Happy' was used at a rally in Indiana before the US President took...

Brian Eno, Damon Albarn and more sign open letter penned by Bob Geldof...

A number of music figures have put their backing behind an open letter led by Bob Geldof arguing that Britain’s music industry will be worse...

"Watching 'Money Heist' doesn’t make me want to rob a bank"...

UK drill crew 67 have criticised police and media for “scapegoating" their genre, according to an open letter sent to The Fader by group member...

Akala's Natives: Race And Class In The Ruins Of Empire is a fiercely honest appraisal of growing up poor and mixed race in broken Britain...

MC Akala, the stone cold power-fisted slayer of Charlie Sloth’s Fire In The Booth freestyle session, can also take down any quasi-righteous, over-privileged member of...