For the first time, Red Bull Music Festival is launching in London. Over the course of 16 events around the city, the inaugural London edition will host performances from Aphex Twin, So Solid Crew, Ms Dynamite, object blue, Shy One, Lapalux, and others. The schedule also features a Hyperdub takeover, production workshops open to female and female-identifying music makers, a talk with journalist Joe Muggs and photographer Brian David Stevens about their new book Bass, Mids, Tops: An Oral History Of Sound System Culture, as well as a conversation between dancehall legend Spice and Sian Anderson. Find the full lineup and schedule below. Red Bull Music Festival London 2019 takes place August 20-September 14.
Red Bull recently announced that Red Bull Music Academy and Red Bull Radio would close this October. Read the Pitch piece, “What’s Really Behind the Shuttering of Red Bull Music Academy?”