Art. Music. Culture.

District is a digital & physical magazine that focuses on the internal and external creative influences on Ireland that make it culturally significant. Our magazine is published quarterly. Get Issue 001 here and Issue 002 here. We also publish a weekend preview every Tuesday highlighting the best things going on in Dublin. 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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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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Hopsin: “They want to hear me start drama, controversy, and I did that to myself”

We have a candid conversation with Hopsin about the problem of substance abuse in the music industry & how he deals with the issue of identity.

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Nabihah Iqbal on the importance of ancient belief systems & emotion in music

Formerly known as Throwing Shade, Nabihah Iqbal released her debut album under her given name via Ninja Tune in 2017. She’s also a resident on NTS where she explores music from every corner of the globe and has collaborated with all manner of visual and sonic artists during her career. Hannah O'Connell speaks with her for the cover of the September Guide ahead of her set in Dublin with Fringe Festival on September 15.

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Ariel Pink talks flattery & fame

We speak with the enigmatic Ariel Pink ahead of his return to Dublin on August 16 in Button Factory.

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Thundercat discusses how important Japan & LA are to his art

Thundercat graced the cover of Issue 004: Rebirth, featuring an interview and shoot by Ellius Grace. The LA artist discussed his love for Japanese culture, his formative years with close friend Kamasi Washington and working with Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald.

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