Interview: Richard Russell

‘I’ve always felt lucky to do what I do’ - XL’s Richard Russell on his career, musical passions and Jai Paul…

Interview: Royal Blood

‘We didn’t think we’d even make the money back on our demos’ - UK’s hottest rock band Royal Blood on their amazing year…

Interview: Boy George

‘It doesn’t feel like a job, more like a dream’ - Boy George on his musical career, dance music and new LP with Culture Club…

Interview: Goldfrapp

‘Songwriting is the moment of fantasy. It’s a wonderful, big, open book,’ says pop noir queen Alison Goldfrapp.

Interview: Dave Stewart

‘Vodka martinis don’t mix with a mixing desk.’ We quiz one time Eurythmics man and entrepreneur Dave Stewart on what it takes to be a great producer…


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    Featured artist: Solomon Grey

    Solomon Grey are Tom Kingston and Joe Wilson - at heart, a pair of contemporary classical composers using computer programming, synths and syncopated rhythms to craft their 21st century soundtracks.

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    30 seconds interview: Fickle Friends

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    Interview: Spring King

    Feral Manchester punks Spring King are breathing new life into fast and furious rock ‘n’ roll with breakneck songs that march to a pulse-quickening beat. We learn more about their spiky craft...


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    Playlist: My Pleasure

    Lewis Young, aka My Pleasure, is responsible for some of the most weird and wonderful pop sounds to have ever emerged from the city of Hull. Here he picks the songs that have informed his sound...