Art. Music. Culture.

District is a digital magazine that focuses on the internal and external creative influences on Ireland that make it great. We supply daily interviews, news, mixes and photo features. We also publish a weekend preview every Tuesday about the best things going on around Dublin. For more information or if you’re interested in advertising or contributing contact editor@districtmagazine.ie

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Kirk Knight wants you to put your fucking phone away

Kirk Knight is the production mastermind behind many of the tracks released by Joey Bada$$ and the Pro Era collective. In recent years though he has picked up the mic himself. We caught up with the rapidly ascending artist to talk about his disdain for social media and how it often leads to depression

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Maxi Jazz is disillusioned with DJing in 2016

When Maxi Jazz first sat down with Alayah and Roland with the vague idea of writing one song he could hardly have imagined the effort an independent magazine from Dublin would have to go through to get in touch with him over two decades later.

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Jon Hopkins on DJing, his new album, and changing up production styles

I called up Jon Hopkins for a chat about his music. In between the sound of me violently coughing down the phoneline (man flu), Jon talked candidly and politely about DJing to club crowds, his sound evolving alongside the methods of production he uses, and the gear he's been using to evolve his still developing new album.

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Cyril Hahn talks about finding his place in club culture

Scoring films, his favourite remixes and changing his sets with the seasons, Cyril Hahn talks with Tara Stewart.

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Flatbush Zombies on horror films & breaking mental illness stigmas

Erick The Architect explains his infatuation with Kubrick & horror, why he's somewhat hesitant to say 'fuck Trump' and the role of the musician in opening up a dialogue about mental health issues.

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