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District is Ireland’s point for alternative culture. For music submissions or if you’re interested in contributing contact editor@districtmagazine.ie. For advertising queries get in touch with our head of sales in Ireland & UK Craig Connolly craig@districtmagazine.ie.

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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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The “good aul story” of Róisín Murphy

Ahead of headlining Metropolis Festival 2018 on Sunday October 28 in RDS, Dublin, Cóilí Collins spoke at length with one of Ireland's most innovative musical exports, Róisín Murphy.

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Biig Piig: “You’re allowed be completely and unapologetically honest, that’s what hip hop is built on”

To celebrate the launch of Issue 005 we’re taking over The Sugar Club, welcoming a very special live guest. London-based, Irish vocalist and rapper Biig Piig will be performing a homecoming show after a packed out performance at All Together Now. In District Issue 004 we interviewed her, featuring a shoot by Omar O'Reilly.

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Hodgy: “I can feel this is my last life here, so I’m here to relay a message”

For the cover story of Issue 003, Hodgy and Mark Logan drove into the desert in LA for a discussion about love and truth.

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