Category: Music Interview

Ice Cube: “You can change the law faster than you can change people’s hearts”

Ice Cube: “You can change the law faster than you can change people’s hearts”

Last Thursday, Ice Cube was due to appear on one of America’s most-watched breakfast shows. He’d been expected to crack…

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Menswear look back as they share lost single from new box-set: “My proudest achievement? Getting away with it”

Menswear look back as they share lost single from new box-set: “My proudest achievement? Getting away with it”

At the height of Britpop, Menswear seemed to be its ultimate band. They hyped themselves into the press before they…

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Jockstrap: Limitless future-pop engineered to confound – “There are parts that we don’t understand”

Jockstrap: Limitless future-pop engineered to confound – “There are parts that we don’t understand”

The music that Georgia Ellery and Taylor Skye make together as Jockstrap, though easy enough lose oneself in, is much…

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Soundtrack Of My Life: Twiggy

The song I wish I’d written The Beatles – ‘Yesterday’ “It’s a perfect song and it never dates. It’s got…

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24kGoldn: Bay Area rap sensation with fan in Yungblud

24kGoldn: Bay Area rap sensation with fan in Yungblud

“When your real name is Golden, you’re surely destined for the stars. Little surprise, then, that 24kGoldn is having a…

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Soundtrack Of My Life: Alessia Cara

The first song I can remember hearing Oscar the Grouch – ‘I Love Trash’ “When I was two years old,…

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Scott Hutchison’s brother and bandmate Grant reflects on a year of their Tiny Changes mental health charity

Scott Hutchison’s brother and bandmate Grant reflects on a year of their Tiny Changes mental health charity

To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, Scott Hutchison’s brother and Frightened Rabbit bandmate Grant has spoken about the work of…

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Circa Waves on surprise new EP ‘Sadder Happier’: “I was quite pissed off when I wrote these songs”

Circa Waves on surprise new EP ‘Sadder Happier’: “I was quite pissed off when I wrote these songs”

“It’s quite an angry EP,” says Kieran Shudall, considering Circa Waves’ surprise new five-track release ‘Sadder Happier’. “Evidently I was…

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Sparks tell us about working with Adam Driver and “coming from a different realm of pop”

Sparks tell us about working with Adam Driver and “coming from a different realm of pop”

More than 50 years into a career that has seen them turn their Midas touch to everything from operatic glam-rock…

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Sleaford Mods: “I apologise for making fun of NME in our song”

Sleaford Mods: “I apologise for making fun of NME in our song”

Ever get the feeling you’ve been cheated? Sleaford Mods do: the Nottingham spoken-word punk duo – producer Andrew Fearn and…

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