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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Kojey Radical: “Creativity has always been in Hoxton. If you have nothing, you make something.”

Spoken word, hip hop and contemporary dance artist Kojey Radical discusses gentrification in East London and the humbling nature of the UK and Ireland.

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Nite Jewel discusses her idea of home & the death of the indie label

For Nite Jewel (a.k.a. Ramona Gonzalez), home is where the music is; from growing up in one of San Francisco’s most eclectic districts, filled with formative inspiration; to a life and household that’s built upon the foundations of creativity and a shared passion for the art of sound.

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Mike Pickering discusses how club culture destroyed football hooliganism

Eric Davidson sat down with Mike Pickering in Dublin for a conversation about subcultures, social classes and football for District Magazine Issue One.

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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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