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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Plastician talks about the Grime community staying close-knit in 2017

Coming from the heart of London, Plasitician is one of the most respected and decorated figures in the now internationally booming Grime scene. Having a star-studded catalogue of collaborators to his name, Plastician's real legacy will lie not in the big names he has worked with, but the genres he has championed from their very origins. He spoke to us about his role in developing the Grime sound and how it became a notable UK Hip-Hop and Electronic genre

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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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