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Soft Boy Records: Get to know the sound of Ireland’s soft generation

After selling out shows in Bristol, Manchester and London, Kojaque is returning to Ireland to play sold out performances in Cork and Dublin at the beginning of December. While the rapper, producer and director is certainly the poster boy, it's been a crew effort to get to this stage. Carla Jenkins gets to know Soft Boy Records.

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Tommy Cash: “A lot of people are tired of the same old American concept”

Earlier this year we met avant-garde Estonian artist Tommy Cash in London for a shoot and interview for Issue 004. With his new album '¥€$’ dropping today, get to know the enigma.

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DUCKWRTH on signing to Republic Records & the importance of patience

Ahead of his headline show in The Academy on November 21, Hannah O'Connell catches up with DUCKWRTH to discuss the importance of patience.

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IDK on no longer working just to survive & embracing the small wins

For District Issue 004 we caught up with rapidly-rising rapper IDK, featuring a shoot by Elsa Brightling on the streets of NYC. The Maryland artist arrives in Dublin to play alongside Denzel Curry on December 18 in The Academy.

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Talib Kweli: “I don’t think that Kanye understands that his push for personal freedom is hurting the very people that he claims to love.”

For District Issue 004, Dean Van Nguyen had an extended conversation with one of hip hop's most revered voices; Talib Kweli.

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