Category: Music Interview

Mike Shinoda on writing an album on Twitch, 20 years of ‘Hybrid Theory’ and Chester Bennington’s voice

Mike Shinoda on writing an album on Twitch, 20 years of ‘Hybrid Theory’ and Chester Bennington’s voice

“My livestreaming thing and the music that’s come from it have really helped me to stay sane through this whole…

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Pure X: “People are bonding all over the world as victims of oppression”

Pure X: “People are bonding all over the world as victims of oppression”

The first thing Pure X want to say about their fourth album is that it’s not important. It may well…

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Gracie Abrams: LA singer-songwriter baring her soul to the internet

Gracie Abrams: LA singer-songwriter baring her soul to the internet

Gracie Abrams is a child of the internet, but she’s having a ‘mare when it comes to technology. “I’m soooo…

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Does Rock ‘N’ Roll Kill Braincells?! – The best and worst rock star attempts… so far!

Does Rock ‘N’ Roll Kill Braincells?! – The best and worst rock star attempts… so far!

Each week on Does Rock ‘N’ Roll Kill Braincells?! we quiz a grizzled artist on their own career to see…

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On the 25th anniversary of Foo Fighters’ debut album, revisit NME’s first-ever interview with the band

On the 25th anniversary of Foo Fighters’ debut album, revisit NME’s first-ever interview with the band

Today (July 4) marks the 25th anniversary of the release of Foo Fighters‘ self-titled debut album. It was the record…

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The Unstoppable Cann Zeka Advises Everyone To “Keep It Non-Stop”

The Unstoppable Cann Zeka Advises Everyone To “Keep It Non-Stop”

Rapper-songwriter and electronic music producer Cann Zeka is having the most important year of his life, debuting his career in…

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James Dean Bradfield on his new solo album, “Tory vandals” and the Manics’ next move

James Dean Bradfield on his new solo album, “Tory vandals” and the Manics’ next move

Some people wait years and travel far and wide in search of inspiration. For Manic Street Preachers‘ James Dean Bradfield,…

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Friends Like These: Rising rapper Che Lingo talks life and music with his label boss Idris Elba

Friends Like These: Rising rapper Che Lingo talks life and music with his label boss Idris Elba

“My mum and my grandma raised me to be someone who can handle everything with some level of poise and…

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Nova Twins: “Being black women doing punk music is political”

Nova Twins: “Being black women doing punk music is political”

After six years of working to become a hugely in-demand live act, sharing stages with everyone from Wolf Alice and…

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Kelsey Lu: “It’s great to see an uprising and the inevitability of change”

Kelsey Lu: “It’s great to see an uprising and the inevitability of change”

Kelsey Lu didn’t expect to be in the Cayman Islands this long. The orchestral pop iconoclast had envisioned staying there…

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