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No Country for Old (Rap) Men: Why is live rap such a let-down?

If the standard of rap shows slips any further, Robbie Unkut has pledged to start throwing furniture

When I first caught the rap bug way back in 1987, it was primarily consumed through TDK tape dubs and the occasional record. Melbourne was only provided a limited trickle …

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Limit’d by Hype DC speaks with designer Kit Palaskas about crafting a successful career

“Stay true to your own style no matter what, because no one can be you but you – and that’s your biggest asset”

“I have always been this way,” explains Kit Palaskas. Like many of us, the craft-based designer had a childhood love for arts and crafts but it’s been her ability to…

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Interview: Baro tells us how to be an underage musician

"One of the principals at the school told me they wanted me on the front cover of the school magazine. I turned that shit down."

At a fresh-faced 17, Baro isn’t actually old enough to order a beer from the bar he’s performing in. But the Melbourne rapper’s age is an easy detail to overlook …

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The music industry is pretty absurd, and Aphex Twin’s SYRO cover artwork nails it

Croissants for DAZED & CONFUSED listening: £0.00002

We’ve been waiting 13 years for Richard D. James (aka Aphex Twin) to release another studio album, and SYRO is finally here. The cover artwork (by long-time Warp Records collaborators The Designers Republic) is, more or less, a giant receipt.…

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