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Tyler, The Creator drops new song ‘LUMBERJACK’

GOLF Season inbound. All the sleeping giants of the rap game are awakening now that societies across the western world are reopening. J. Cole dropped an album last month and next up in the list of heavy hitters ready to release new music appears to be Tyler, The Creator. The Odd Future founder shared a […] The post Tyler, The Creator drops new song ‘LUMBERJACK’ appeared first on District Magazine.

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Electric Picnic reschedules to end of September

The festival shared news that gives hope that the festivities will go ahead in Stradbally this year. The Electric Picnic team have took to Twitter today to bring an update on the festival. Originally the festival was booked to take place from September 3-5 2021, but given the current situation they’ve rescheduled until 24-26 September […] The post Electric Picnic reschedules to end of September appeared first on District Magazine.

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Yves Tumor announces Irish show

Following the release of 2020’s critically acclaimed Heaven To a Tortured Mind Yves Tumor is heading to Whelan’s. Creating genuinely genre-agnostic hits that flirt with the mainstream whilst staying true to the experimental reinvention that’s lined their career, Yves Tumor is a one of a kind artist. Having just dropped ‘Jackie’ and following the huge […] The post Yves Tumor announces Irish show appeared first on District Magazine.

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Dublin now has a dedicated bánh mì popup

A Happy Ending for all Happy Endings can’t stop with the popups, a couple of weeks on from finding a permanent home the team are launching another. Maggi’s is a new lunchtime pop-up, selling bánh mì to grazers on Aston Quay. Originating in Vietnam, bánh mìs are a short baguette normally split lengthways and filled […] The post Dublin now has a dedicated bánh mì popup appeared first on District Magazine.

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Weft Studio is a new initiative for black artists and artist of colour in Ireland

Open to creatives from all performance disciplines the 23 week programme is led by Dylan Coburn Gray and focuses on supporting early career artists. Launching as part of Dublin Fringe Festival’s new project in partnership with Origins Eile, Hot Brown Honey and Dylan Coburn Gray, Studio Weft is a paid artist development opportunity which focuses on talent […] The post Weft Studio is a new initiative for black artists and artist of colour in Ireland appeared first on District Magazine.

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Thumbstopper: Elliott Mo takes time to recharge on ‘Rest Here a Moment’

Stop scrolling – Thumbstopper is the must listen to song of the day. Today, Mullingar producer Elliott Mo is providing the soundtrack to your self-care routine in ‘Rest Here a Moment‘. When the world has been on fire for over a year, it’s only natural we indulge in a bit of escapism. Whether that’s throwing yourself headfirst […] The post Thumbstopper: Elliott Mo takes time to recharge on ‘Rest Here a Moment’ appeared first on District Magazine.

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Copper + Straw open their first Dublin cafe

The new spot is just beside the Four Courts Copper + Straw have opened their first cafe in Dublin, expanding across the county line from their first premises in Bray, co. Wicklow. The cafe works with suppliers like Firehouse bakery and Maison Moli, who provide a range of pastries, cakes and gluten free and vegan […] The post Copper + Straw open their first Dublin cafe appeared first on District Magazine.

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Iveagh Gardens: Lame-duck events aren’t going to cut it

Despite all the optimism surrounding the return of live music, the government missed an opportunity to accelerate the return to normal gigs with their pilot event. If there’s any silver lining in the past 15 months, it’s my reduced screen time on Twitter. With everything going on in the world, I didn’t need the additional […] The post Iveagh Gardens: Lame-duck events aren’t going to cut it appeared first on District Magazine.

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Go behind the scenes in Maeve’s video for ‘Sick’

Following the release of her haunting new video, we explored the disparate influences and process that coalesced in the creation of Maeve’s chaotic offering. Armed with unique production skills and an eye for world-building, Maeve’s stock is on the rise. The Cayman Islands artist set the benchmark with the release of ‘Manic Pixie Dream Girl’ […] The post Go behind the scenes in Maeve’s video for ‘Sick’ appeared first on District Magazine.