Before Instagram existed, Tyler and his crew built their own aesthetic universe, inviting fans along for the wild ride. The music industry watched closely.
The Face cover star Tyler, the Creator scored his first number one album this year. In honour of his vibrant masterpiece, here’s a run down of the art and music which (potentially) inspired it.
Volume 4 Issue 001: Pinning down the pied piper of Fairfax (and the most influential artist of the decade).
Volume 4 Issue 001: From Coachella to Glastonbury, how the Spanish singer went global.
Review: Tay-Tay does a classy job of debuting Lover material at a (sort of) intimate gig.
Review: The DJ/producer’s new album goes hard for the dancefloor, but soothes the soul in the process.
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Volume 4 Issue 001: Down the rabbit hole with British-Albanian superstar Dua Lipa on the cusp of album two.
The experimental hip-hop producer provides a taste of New York’s underground.
Unmasked and cranking out tune after tune, the South London artist is not slowing down.
Volume 4 Issue 001: Featuring fan fiction levels of adoration from Stevie Nicks, Elton John and Alessandro Michele. Read the full interview now.
Volume 4 Issue 001: The Mancunian MC on the pull, on the lash and on top of the world.
“I got dropped from corporations. Banned from countries. I got for real cancelled before it was a twitter hashtag”
We pin down Tyler, The Creator: the elusive Pied Piper of Fairfax and most influential artist of the decade. Click the link below to order now.
She entered the stage like a gangster. We catch Spanish singer Rosalía during the summer she went global. Click the link below to order now.
The cheeky Mancunian takes centre stage for our third Revelations episode.
The boy is back. Harry Styles speaks and bares all for The Face. Click the link below to order now.
It's a Dua party! The Face goes down the rabbit hole with the British-Albanian superstar on the cusp of album two. Click the link below to order now.
Guest verses can be key to the promotion and quality of a hip-hop album. In today’s world of streaming and relentless content, how much do they cost and what’s the payoff?
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Review: Lana Del Rey's most stripped-back album is a seductive but foreboding end-of-summer soundtrack.
He helped soundtrack the biggest tunes of last year, now he’s ready to put his name front and centre.
The pop rockers invited fans to fuck around with facial AR technology for their new music video, People. Here the directors explain how it’s the first of its kind.
Review: In 2016, Kano delighted grime loyalists with Made In The Manor – a return to form musically. His new album sustains his second wind.
The German artist has cooked up a potent pop recipe, with pinch of Charli, Britney and Madge.