Category: Music Interview

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

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

Since breaking through in 2016 with ‘You Don’t Know Me’, a club-ready collaboration with DJ-producer Jax Jones, RAYE has established…

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Flohio: pummelling electro-rap from Bermondsey-based Streets collaborator

Flohio: pummelling electro-rap from Bermondsey-based Streets collaborator

For Lagos-born, Bermondsey-raised lyricist Flohio, executing projects or songs half-heartedly is something that she simply refuses to do in her…

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Soundtrack Of My Life: Goldie

Soundtrack Of My Life: Goldie

The first song I remember hearing Supertramp – ‘The Logical Song’ “[As a child], I was moved from one [children’s]…

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Fontaines D.C. on receiving their first-ever Grammy nomination: “It was like a phone call from space”

Fontaines D.C. on receiving their first-ever Grammy nomination: “It was like a phone call from space”

Fontaines D.C. have spoken out for the first time on their surprise Grammy nod, likening the landmark moment to receiving…

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Claud: meet the first artist signed to Phoebe Bridgers’ new label

Claud: meet the first artist signed to Phoebe Bridgers’ new label

When an artist operates under a mononym, it usually suggests a star that’s larger than life; an alter ego that…

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

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

It might seem like Waterparks have been awfully quiet since they wrapped up the UK and European legs of their…

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Perry Farrell: “I saw through the pandemic that the world really loves music”

Perry Farrell: “I saw through the pandemic that the world really loves music”

By most people’s standards, Perry Farrell has lived around 20 lives. Now aged 62 but looking impossibly youthful and fresh-faced,…

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Smoothboi Ezra: the Irish bedroom producer making ‘songs for horny teenagers in love’ 

Smoothboi Ezra: the Irish bedroom producer making ‘songs for horny teenagers in love’ 

Roughly this time last year, Smoothboi Ezra was supporting a resplendently-fringed Orville Peck in Dublin, and was gearing up for…

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K-Trap: “People are finally starting to realise that I’m more than just drill”

K-Trap: “People are finally starting to realise that I’m more than just drill”

“I feel like I’m just getting to that part of my career where I’m branching out and doing other stuff,”…

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Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong: “Donald Trump is holding half of the country hostage”

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong: “Donald Trump is holding half of the country hostage”

When the first lockdown took hold back in March, most of us kept sane by baking banana bread, binging Tiger…

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