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With his rich, distinctive electronic sound, Alexander Kotz aka Elderbrook is casting his musical net further with the release of his debut album Why Do

From London's newest alt-pop band Neon Gru to Nashville indie-pop trio Nightly to the softly-spoken EVER, this week's 1883 playlist is all about the troubadours. Troubadours

After helping shape the careers of international superstars like Childish Gambino, Chance the Rapper and Lil Wayne, Grammy-nominated S-X has more than proven himself as

Rising Latin-urban artist Alex Rose has debuted the new video for his latest single ‘Swaggy’ featuring fellow singer-songwriter (and urbano superstar) Arcángel. With dreamy visuals

From Broadway to The X-Factor Bootcamp, New York-bred singer/songwriter Carly Rose continues to tread a trajectory unmatched by most of her contemporaries. The vocalist's musical

Elizabeth Tan is the very role model that she never had growing up. In 2011, Elizabeth made history as the first-ever Chinese resident on Coronation

New Zealand-born, Samoan Cook Islander producer Jawsh 685 follows up the chart-topping success of his single ‘Savage Love (Laxed - Siren Beat)’ with Jason Derulo, by releasing the summery

John K brings us a taste of 'Happiness', Nicole Chambers hides away from her feelings in 'I'm Fine', Lucy McWilliams brings us on an adventure

You know that feeling when you’re just trying to survive high school but the ghosts of three totally cute guys who died a quarter of

After his isolation diaries EP, UK singer Sam Tompkins takes us on a long car journey in his new music video for ‘Charlie’, premiering today

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If there was one instrument I wish I could play, I always say it would either be the piano or the violin. As someone whose

Among the most promising names in Germany's contemporary house-music scene is DJ Topic. At 28 years old, the DJ/producer has already sold millions of records globally,

A deserving beneficiary of social media's undeniable force, Vine sensation turned actor Woody McClain has positioned himself as one of 2020's most exciting rising talents.  Starting as a professional

The avant-garde pop duo Hurts is known across the world for crafting emotive, beautiful tunes which span a diverse range of genres. Hurts’ Theo Hutchcraft

From Scott Helman to Taylor Noelle to joan, here are 12 tracks to bid farewell to the end of summer on this week's 1883 Playlist. With

When you’re Bow Anderson, you refuse to wallow in disappointment.   A trampolining accident that thwarts your plans to compete in the National Championships and nearly

It has been a long summer at 1883 HQ in Wimbledon. Producing our current RESET Issue during lockdown meant my daily adventure was limited to

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Actress and dancer Anjelica Bette Fellini is a symbol of how far passion and perseverance can take you if you let it. Relentlessly pursuing her

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Let these artists enlighten your mind & soul with these genre-bending, powerful tracks on this week's 1883 Playlist. To enlighten someone is to give someone a

Sophomore albums are daunting as bands are terrified of the ‘sophomore slump’ but for lovelytheband’s conversations with myself about you, it was a challenge they

Rising, electro-fire French duo Synapson has joined forces with Angolan artist Pongo on latest single 'Lengueno' which is premiering exclusively today via 1883 and we

Aija Mayrock doesn’t mince her words. In her newly published poetry book, ‘Dear Girl’, the 24-year-old feminist poet writes with courage and candor, whether denouncing a

Eco-travel is currently at the forefront of most travellers’ minds and with a robust composting & recycling programme as well as an unwavering commitment to

Indonesian multi-hyphenate artist Rich Brian boasts a talent far beyond his years, having become the first Asian artist to top the iTunes rap chart at

It’s been over five years since musician, producer and artist, Alina Smith, last released music. Now stepping out from behind the curtain, Alina has returned

Nigerian singer-songwriter Adekunle Gold has been on quite the musical journey. Beginning with a reliance on a dance-pop soundscape to a folksy sound that gave

It’s hard to imagine Ariana Greenblatt isn’t even a teen yet and she’s already been eye-to-eye with the enemy Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War, voiced

The tender-hearted series Little Voice on Apple TV+ takes a precariously close look into the life of Brittany O’Grady’s character Bess King, a 20-something shy

‘I needed those years to become the person I am now; to grow and to believe in myself.’ At eighteen years old, Sadie Stanley has already

This week's 1883 playlist is for those who are bonafide powerhouses, from Chloe Castro to Arlo Parks to Rina Sawayama. A powerhouse is defined as a

Aussie dance-pop Confidence Man bring their trademark sonic and creative expansiveness with their new tongue-in-cheek single ‘First Class Bitch’. Designed to be relatable and elevate listeners

“My Oasis” is a new song by Sam Smith featuring Burna Boy. Sam Smith announced the release of the song for July 29th and it

Daphne Guinness, a name known throughout the globe for her brilliant work in fashion, art, film and music. The 1883 cover star is a skillful

A promising young name in the world of dark alt-pop, Tally Spear’s enthusiasm to bring punk, rock and country elements into mainstream pop certainly paints

British rapper Piers James has had a busy, socially-distanced summer. After lending instrumentals for a few commercials by the luxury multi-brand retailer Flannels — their sounds mostly

Just over a year and a half in the spotlight, and ITZY are fast becoming one of the world’s essential K-Pop groups. Each music video has

Drawing from creative sources and honoring the body’s natural ability to move freely are two of the main reasons why dancer and choreographer Ryan Heffington

The forward-thinking duo, JUNG, has been making glimmering pop-tunes since the release of their infectious debut single, ‘Vera’, back in 2018. Their fanbase nestling over

Holly Humberstone is celebrating the release of her debut EP Falling Asleep At The Wheel with a specially curated playlist for 1883 Magazine. Holly Humberstone is

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After the last few months, the world really needs a reset. Hit that RESET button by listening to this week's playlist inspired by the latest

If you read the credits for Are You Listening? — the debut album of twin sisters Carly and Martina — you’ll discover that the

With over 100 million YouTube views and quickly on her way to hitting 1 million Spotify monthly listeners, it’s obvious Toronto singer-songwriter Alex Porat was

Best known for portraying Meredith Quill in the Guardians of the Galaxy series as well as Viviane Wembly within Transformers: The Last Knight, English actress Laura Haddock

No stranger to our screens, Devin Druid has taken on roles in all corners of genres across TV and film. Included in this list is

Get your S'mores ready and gather 'round the campfire to listen to some great tracks on this week's 1883 Playlist. After getting inspired by Taylor Swift's

Five years after his innovative composition Sleep which came as a salve on frayed nerves that refuse to allow any rest, extraordinary composer and musician

Robert Sheehan has a distinctiveness that keeps his trajectory more or less vertical. The Irish actor possesses something that very few people do: a potent mix

South-London native Raye has often offered an element of escapism to the fun-loving fans of her electro-pop anthems. Effortlessly meandering between the R&B, dance and pop

The coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic, is lingering with global daily infection numbers increasing rapidly. And its associated lockdown has dragged the world into one of the

For the artists that defy genres, gender norms, and anything else that stands in their way. Check out this week's 1883 playlist now. This week's playlist

Giolì & Assia are a truly unique duo act, melding analogue and electronic sounds in their fresh take on the techno genre, and combining their

Canadian actress Tasya Teles is currently lighting the fire of audiences as Echo in The CW’s The 100. A warrior on-and-off the screen, there are parts

Take a deep dive into our favourite afro-beats tracks in this week's 1883 playlist.  In this week's 1883 playlist, we're bringing you some of the best

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Starring in Netflix’s upcoming fantasy drama Cursed as well as the BBC One’s political drama Roadkill, the English-born, Australian actress Shalom Brune-Franklin, is using 2020

1883 had the pleasure of sitting down with actress Monica Raymund from hit show Chicago Fire, and with her latest show Hightown being renewed for

San Diego-based band almost monday get remixed by the powerful duo Sofi Tukker, Keith Urban teams up with platinum-certified electronic DJ Dzeko, and more electronic

When Anuel AA makes a song, you get the impression that the Latin rapper is perhaps cold, and trying to convey to the sound mixers

Listen to some of the best Americana & Folk tracks inspired by country, bluegrass, and roots rock on this week’s 1883 playlist. Although American roots music

Puerto Rico-born, Texas-raised rapper iann dior takes a purely instinctive approach to his music, creating dreamy soundscapes elevated by introspective lyrics. Inspired by J. Cole,

For a while, it seemed UK duo Subculture Sage hadn’t really had much to say. Sure, they’d tweet every once in a while to give their

1883 Arts Editor sits down for a chat with Dr Ziba Ardalan, the founder and director of one of London's most distinguished art institutions —

Delilah Montagu is a name which keeps cropping up in music publications, perhaps in tandem with her stunning video for ‘Gold’, or her performance on

After being named one of the top 50 bands in the UK to keep an eye on in 2020 and garnering a passionate fan base

With punchy, alt-rock beats and crisp, powerful vocals, Nothing But Thieves has delivered nothing but gripping tracks and chart-topping studio albums since forming in 2012.

With the release of their second EP Tendrement, Parisian garage-rock band Film Noir continue to build on their vulnerable, raw sound and storytelling. Fronted by siblings Joséphine

For this week's 1883 playlist, we're giving the reigns to Australia's best singer/songwriter — the incredible Amy Shark.  After her breakout hits 'Adore' and 'I Said

With the success of his Top 20 single ‘This City’, Sam Fischer may appear to many as an overnight success story; a viral TikTok sensation

1883 chats with UMI about her latest EP Introspection, the current social & political climate, and the importance of meditation. The past two weeks have felt

Canadian R&B singer Emanuel drops his debut EP Alt Therapy Session 1: Disillusion and it’s the emotional release the world needs right now. After pushing the

The best sickly sweet summer tunes by your favourite female & non-binary singer/songwriters to welcome summer this weekend. Summer is in full force this weekend and

Berg provides us with euphoric escapism in the form of her third, shimmering single ‘Where We Will Be’, produced by Faris Badwan of The Horrors. Crystal-cut

Just a little over a year ago, bb sway released her debut EP cosy, a seven-track daydream of all the different things the singer could

Speaking with Jed Skrzypczak — the creative director who has been working closely with Charli XCX on the visual side of her lockdown album how

We're blending the sounds of the past with artists from today with some tracks inspired by the '70s on this week's 1883 Playlist. Mick Jagger's very

After a string of successful remixes, with their version of ‘I Took A Pill In Ibiza’ being the 39th most-streamed song of the last decade,

Janus Rasmussen — known previously as one half of DJ duo Kiasmos — releases his latest, ethereal single 'Blođ'. Isolation and escapism flow through the soothing

Earlier this year, we were whisked away on a British Airways flight to Japan. Skipping the usual stops of the Blade Runner-esq Tokyo cityscapes and

Take a drive with producer Joe Hertz in his latest music video for his track 'Trippin' feat. RYAHN premiering today exclusively on 1883. After touring places

We're mixing genres with the help of some of our favourite Scandinavian artists in this week's 1883 Playlist. In this week's playlist, we're focusing on tracks

Not long out of drama school, Lola Petticrew has stormed onto the scene with roles in all corners of TV, film and theatre. Just last year,

In the ten years since Lido Pimienta's debut, she's garnered support from fans across the world, self-released her own award-winning album, and established a sound

Having grown up surrounded by the natural beauty and luscious landscapes of Scotland’s Orkney Islands, multi-instrumentalist and composer Erland Cooper has completed his homage to

What results at the unification of art, finance and technology to facilitate relief efforts for COVID-19 victims? The brilliance of this coalescence is Art&Co., the world’s largest

A new track from LA rapper Duckwrth, an affirmation on fame and music by Princess Nokia, a collab with 1883 fave Trippie Redd, and many

It’s possible Peyton List might have an avocado in her purse right now, at this very second — although, I’m too afraid to ask. The California-based

Tagged as the ‘millennial Martha Stewart’ by Forbes, Lauren Riihimaki (aka LaurDIY) is an innovator with a vivacious personality to match.  Positive, down-to-earth and incredibly creative, Lauren has

These are now the times of COVID-19 and we all have been experiencing the unsuspected changes our social dynamics have suffered through the new social distancing

Cody Simpson just released his new music video for single ‘captain’s dance with the devil’ which just happens to be directed by the multi-talented Miley

Here in the UK, one of the most enjoyable pastimes you could ever wish for is a day at the races. For centuries now, horse racing

To paraphrase what the great Kacey Musgraves once said: can we get a yee-haw for our first ever country playlist? Featuring duo Maddie & Tae,

Alice Chater is a ray of sunshine! When we speak to the burgeoning British pop star over Zoom during lockdown, she’s full of energy and warmth,

  Looking to embark on an adventure in the UK? Look no further than Snowdonia. Situated in North Wales, it boasts rugged hills, dainty wildflowers, idyllic

A staggering 8 million tons of plastic enter the ocean each year; marine biologists predict that by 2050 the sea will be more saturated with

After emerging onto the pop scene at just 17 years old and captivating audiences with her powerful hooks and melodies, breakthrough pop act RIKA has

COVID-19 has hit us with a colossal bang. Most of us are still not quite believing that we could be experiencing a pandemic of this

There couldn't be a more pertinent time for the release of Church, the first album in three years from the Grammy-nominated, Swedish electronic dance music duo,

Asian-American personality Lily Chee lives her life to the fullest, taking every opportunity that comes her way as an experience and every rejection as a

To celebrate the release of 1883's REBEL Issue, we've curated a special playlist of tracks from our talent. Our cover stars have been busy during the

We’re still stuck at home and lost in our thoughts. So, most of us are travelling back in time and if it’s a positive memory,

At 17, Maty Noyes wrote a song for Celine Dion. She’s also laid down vocal tracks for The Weeknd, written hits for Kygo, and toured

Over the last month or so, singer-songwriter Blake Rose has been prank-calling people; his number appearing as ‘blocked’ and the reactions as unpredictable as the

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Following our interview for the DECADENT issue, we caught up with Edward Quist aka Embryoroom, a veteran of the New York art scene, to get

It was only a matter of time until we made a playlist devoted to one of the fastest rising genres in the world: K-pop. Oh, the

What a time we are currently living in at the moment. Isolation, lockdown, quarantine, whatever you want to call it. Yet one thing is true,

Across the globe, self-employed bands and musicians suddenly found themselves rapidly adapting their strategies in order to overcome the new obstacles which had been placed

In what should come as a promising sign to potential viewers, Jim Sturgess’s latest series Home Before Dark was greenlit for a second season before

Get your fix of dreamy pop bops with this week's 1883 playlist feat. Clairo, mimi bay, Hannah Grace & more. We're feeling dreamy at 1883 Magazine

If your earliest, most beloved memories of skateboarding entail swirling in-and-out of bowls at the skatepark without a helmet or your knees covered, and the

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Are you searching for what to binge next this quarantine? It’s Outer Banks, which is out on Netflix now!  We caught up with one of

Before he graces the silver screen in Top Gun: Maverick, Jay Ellis is set to dazzle on-and-off screen in the new season of HBO’s Insecure. Jay

A new EP by London-based singer/rapper BEXEY, a new single by ELIO, a new take on a great song by Nightly with their pal Charli

It seems almost prophetic that Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real named last year's album Turn Off The News (Build a Garden), for which

After waving away a three-year hiatus in which was culminated after two Brit awards and three studio albums, British rapper Tinie Tempah is gearing to

As the world remains in a global lockdown, we caught up with the chef, storyteller and wellness advocate Sophia Roe. At 31, the New Yorker

Alt-pop band The Aces — AKA the coolest girls in music — curated their very own playlist of their current favourite tracks for 1883 Magazine.  The

Lennie James first caught the world's attention as the role of the troubled father Morgan Jones, within both cult favourites The Walking Dead and Fear

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Everyone has a different opinion when it comes to dating. Some people hate the hassle, awkwardness and the long process of getting to know someone,

‘Fashion Bitch’ is full of strong lyrics, mantras reminding females to take care of one another, flexing money and designer clothes. Mid interview, a pause

A collaboration between Leon Bridges and John Mayer, a new track by Lennon Stella, and more in this week's 1883 Playlist. It's not that often someone

Within five minutes of speaking with London-born, LA-raised Lila Drew, it’s strikingly clear that music is and always has been her true calling.  After falling in

In a world filled with uncertainty, Billie Eilish is doing her best to stay optimistic and lead with a grateful heart. Speaking exclusively with Telekom

Since going viral with his smash hit 'Yellow Hearts', Ant Saunders has been focusing on one thing: writing, recording, and releasing his debut EP. Saunders

New tracks from The Driver Era, a new project from the indie-pop duo Oh Wonder, a brand new album from country star Sam Hunt, and

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Haunting audiences as Dodge on Netflix’s hit series Locke & Key, actress Laysla De Oliveira is carving a name for herself in the world of

Dua Lipa's sophomore album, a Kygo collaboration with a Swedish pop star and a rapper, a new break-up anthem by Jeremy Zucker, and so much

With a songwriting credit on Dua Lipa's new album Future Nostalgia and a brand new sexy alt-pop anthem called '12345SEX' exclusively premiering today on 1883,

The ever-evolving and innovative Lido is premiering his latest music video for his brand new single 'Postclubridehomemusic' exclusively today on 1883. The Norweigan producer, singer, and

If you knew the members of Joywave, you’d know that their desire to have a baby crocodile join them on-stage isn’t that crazy of an

Toronto's Nilo Blues pays homage to the anime he grew up with, Hayley Williams releases a track about women learning their worth, crooner George Pelham

Jeffrey James’ latest EP, East London, dropped February 28th and is now available for your listening pleasure. With a distinctive style and silky, melodic voice,

Istanbul the magical city where east meets west in perfect harmony, a melting pot of over 15 million people where traditions, culture and cuisine intertwine

A new album from Irishman Niall Horan, a new EP from Spanish singer La Doña, an empowering anthem from Ava Max, and more in this

Zippers have enjoyed a long albeit a bit unknown history. Many people see and use them on their jeans, bags, jackets, shoes, and a whole

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Talae Rodden is, admittedly, just a little hungover. Like the songs burping one-by-one out of his stage moniker RICEWINE, their melodies warm and drowning each of

Danish pop megastars — and arguably the true pioneers of modern pop — Alphabeat have made a triumphant return after a 6-year hiatus. Since their departure

Introducing 14 Hills, London’s newest indoor rooftop restaurant, high in the sky (14 floors up to be exact) at 120 Fenchurch Street. It joins a long

The legacy of Whitney Houston’s stardom is not only inescapable; it’s spellbinding. A trained mezzo-soprano, Houston’s technical ability was polished with a knack for infusing delicious

A brand new album from electropop duo Overcoats, a new single from Harry Strange, and a new collab with Steve Aoki in this week's 1883

How do we sensitively engage in conversations that can make us feel uncomfortable? Ones where the media would rather give airtime to a dog that

Good news. #Droughlander is finally over! With the previous episodes no longer needed to be rewound over and over back to that one scene you could

Alison Pill is a name that returns to our screens time and time again — and it’s no surprise why: the Tony, Outer Critics Circle,

Brand new music from Canadian heroes Arkells, ABISHA, Jeremy Zucker & more in this week's 1883 playlist. It's been a big week for Canadian talent in