Category: Music Interview

Soundtrack Of My Life: Lykke Li

Soundtrack Of My Life: Lykke Li

The first song I remember hearing Bob Marley – ‘No Woman, No Cry’ “My dad was playing that all the…

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Peter Gabriel on working with Arcade Fire and making touring greener

Peter Gabriel on working with Arcade Fire and making touring greener

Before picking up the Academy Fellowship award at the Ivor Novellos yesterday (Thursday May 19), Peter Gabriel spoke to NME…

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The Cure give us an update on their “relentless” new album – and when to expect it

The Cure give us an update on their “relentless” new album – and when to expect it

The Cure have spoken to NME about progress on their long-awaited new album ‘Songs Of A Lost World’, as well…

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Budjerah on working with Ed Sheeran: “I was shocked to be picked by him – and that he said my name right!”

Budjerah on working with Ed Sheeran: “I was shocked to be picked by him – and that he said my name right!”

Budjerah is still in some sense of bewilderment. Days before his set at The Great Escape in Brighton, he revealed…

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Dora Jar: “The Billie Eilish shows were so big – but I could still feel the crowd’s energy”

Dora Jar: “The Billie Eilish shows were so big – but I could still feel the crowd’s energy”

Dora Jar’s music has always drilled down into connectivity. On 2021’s ‘Lagoon‘, she sings as a lonely mermaid waiting for…

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ASTRO talk pursuing a “relaxed, mature vibe” for ‘Candy Sugar Pop’, and their “meaningful” new solo songs

ASTRO talk pursuing a “relaxed, mature vibe” for ‘Candy Sugar Pop’, and their “meaningful” new solo songs

It is a vibrant spring afternoon in Seoul, and ASTRO are perched in a row of chairs at Fantagio Music,…

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Doechii: fearless, dexterous Tampa rapper that’s labelmates with SZA

Doechii: fearless, dexterous Tampa rapper that’s labelmates with SZA

Doechii is “meant to blow up like the white things and soda rockets”, to quote the dexterous wordplay at the…

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Cassyette: “Touring with Frank Carter was huge… it became a big learning curve”

Cassyette: “Touring with Frank Carter was huge… it became a big learning curve”

It never hurts to dive into the deep end once in a while. It’s a life lesson that Cassyette (born…

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Rachel Chinouriri: “It’s important to define who I am, as someone that is Black and involved in indie”

Rachel Chinouriri: “It’s important to define who I am, as someone that is Black and involved in indie”

In January, Rachel Chinouriri took to Instagram to discuss an issue that had plagued her career since she emerged as…

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

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

Flume – aka DJ and producer Harley Streten – is buzzing when NME calls just weeks after he took Coachella…

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