Interview: Albert Hammond

The songwriting legend chats about the craft behind the ultimate power ballad...

The Ivors 2015 in pictures

Go behind the scenes at the 60th Ivor Novello Awards with our pictures from the red carpet, green room and more...

The Ivors 2015 trailer

See who came out to play for the 60th Ivor Novello Awards in the first of our videos from the event...

Interview: Mara Carlyle

‘I’m a weird jack of all trades’ - eccentric singer songwriter Mara Carlyle tell us how there’s no method to her musical madness…

Interview: Seafret

Seafret's Harry and Jack chat sea, surf and songwriting ahead of their jaunt to The Great Escape...


  • Aldous RH

    Featured artist: Aldous RH

    Aldous RH is the former frontman of chameleon indie/disco five-piece Egyptian Hip Hop, whose solo work has been gradually slipping further into a sublime torpor of sleazy guitars and soulful vocals.

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  • Ben Montague

    30 seconds interview: Ben Montague

    Ben Montague is an impassioned songwriter, crowd-pleasing touring artist, eternal optimist and custom guitar business co-owner. With a new album on the way, we learn more about his sound...


  • Samantha Whates

    In session: Samantha Whates

    Samantha Whates’ fragile folk and homespun alt-pop is centred round introspective reverie and an unusual ear for melody. Watch her perform brand new song Dark Waters on Brighton beach...


  • Stereo MCs

    Playlist: Stereo MC’s

    Our latest playlist is curated by baggy legends Stereo MC’s. They've just announced their 1st UK tour in 12 years and to celebrate they’ve compiled a playlist featuring Aphex Twin, Talking Heads and Neil Young.