Category: Music Interview

Big Sean: “God has taken away all these special people – there has to be a reason I’m still here”

Big Sean: “God has taken away all these special people – there has to be a reason I’m still here”

Big Sean has had a lot to smile about lately. Having scored his third consecutive Number One album on the…

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Jawsh 685: Banging siren-jams to celebrate one’s heritage and roots

Jawsh 685: Banging siren-jams to celebrate one’s heritage and roots

TikTok, the music industry’s current disruptor, is catapulting a new generation of artists from the phone screens into mainstream success….

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Five things we learned from our In Conversation video chat with Anitta

Five things we learned from our In Conversation video chat with Anitta

Anitta has already burst out of the favelas to become Brazil’s biggest pop star, but she’s nowhere near done yet….

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“It felt like we were changing the world”: inside New Order’s seminal ‘Power, Corruption & Lies’

“It felt like we were changing the world”: inside New Order’s seminal ‘Power, Corruption & Lies’

A melon ball cocktail is made up of two-parts Midori liquor and one-part vodka, and topped off with orange juice….

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Guy Garvey on his ‘gnarly’ new solo single, Elbow’s next album and his ‘gothic and theatrical’ new band

Guy Garvey on his ‘gnarly’ new solo single, Elbow’s next album and his ‘gothic and theatrical’ new band

Elbow singer Guy Garvey has released new solo single ‘My Angel’, his first new solo material since his 2015 album…

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Tiwa Savage on the global success of afrobeats: “I’m so proud of the whole spotlight on Africa”

Tiwa Savage on the global success of afrobeats: “I’m so proud of the whole spotlight on Africa”

It seems that afrobeats is the music of the moment. With huge stars such as Davido and Burna Boy having…

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Pillow Queens: Dublin indie buoyed with messages of much-needed positivity

Pillow Queens: Dublin indie buoyed with messages of much-needed positivity

Dublin’s Pillow Queens are often talked about as a band brimming with positivity but, when NME joins half of the…

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Creeper’s Will Gould on new band Salem: “These are spooky, silly, romantic punk rock songs”

Creeper’s Will Gould on new band Salem: “These are spooky, silly, romantic punk rock songs”

Will Gould went through a lot to create Creeper’s ambitious second record ‘Sex, Death & The Infinite Void’. With his…

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Roger Daltrey tells us about plans to stream unseen TCT gigs from The Cure, Muse, Pulp and more

Roger Daltrey tells us about plans to stream unseen TCT gigs from The Cure, Muse, Pulp and more

A new YouTube festival has been announced to stream vintage performances by a host of the huge names who have…

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Chuck D: “Public Enemy, Run DMC and Beastie Boys on one track was a utopian moment for me”

Chuck D: “Public Enemy, Run DMC and Beastie Boys on one track was a utopian moment for me”

“They aren’t being charged?” asks Chuck D, frustration ringing in his voice. It’s early on Wednesday afternoon in California, where…

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