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Music News

Darkside are splitting up ‘for now’

Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington announce their final show together and release two final tracks

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Music Pop Quiz

States Pop Quiz #32: Joey Bada$$

The Brooklynite rapper on police control, being an old soul and why he's had it with America and its so-called "dream"

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Music News

Grimes pens anti-drugs note on Tumblr

The Canadian musician calls out the ‘asshole’ who keeps editing her Wikipedia page to make her look pro-drugs

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Music dA-Zed guides

Yung Gutted's dA-Zed guide to USA underground beatmakers

Rounding off State of Music week, the Brooklynite producer presents his definitive list of the beat scene movers and shakers who will get you streaming

FEMALES FIRST

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OUR WOMEN ONLY VIDEO SERIES

STATE of LIT

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DAVID SHIELDS DAY

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Music News

Aphex Twin teases return with giant London blimp

Update: Richard D. James announces his comeback with a tracklisting on the deep web

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Music Longread

Madonna: 21st Century Icon

Celebrating the queen of reinvention’s birthday with our 2008 cover story where she talks fear, anxiety and still trumping collaborators half her age

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Music States of Independence

Ian Isiah says a little prayer for the THOTs

Don't kick the habit – listen to an exclusive acapella by the multi-faceted R&B singer specialising in future sound

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Music News

Frank Ocean posts Tumblr thoughts on Ferguson, Missouri

‘You see that black woman standing up there? I wonder if she was called to stand behind the governor because she’s black.’

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Music Mix

Stream SSION’s diva-showcasing mix The Peach Pit

The NYC-based performer whips up Mariah, Pussy Galore, Sonic Youth and SOPHIE

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Music States of Independence

Visit Amerika: 4real's online app for YouTube patriots

The digital creators and UNO faves present an app for exploring the cultural un-significance of the USA today: feat. Britney, Tupac and bikini girls with machine guns

DAZED FEVER PITCH

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THE OTHER SIDE OF THE GAME

JAPANESE 'PUSSY BOAT' ARTIST

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VOWS TO FIGHT BACK

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Music States of Independence

Jesse Hlebo's art says fuck the police

The New York artist and constant collaborator is selected by UNO to share two works inspired by police brutality, loud music shows and criminological theory

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Music States of Independence

Watch Mykki Blanco and Gobby's nu-weird home recordings

From North Carolina to Guatemala, the alt-heroes of the NYC music scene share videos from the outliers of their great continent