Bring the Noise: rock focus

Rhian Jones checks the pulse of British rock 'n' roll to discover it's in rude health…

All We Are

We hang out with rising trio All We Are to discover how old fashioned graft and songwriting craft can still get you far.

Interview: Ben Ottewell

We chat to Gomez main man Ben Ottewell about life as a solo singer-songwriter

Interview: Wolf Alice

We quiz Wolf Alice frontwoman Ellie Rowsell on the band’s rise to the top and hopes for 2015...

5 things we learned at LEAF

We pick the best moments from Rob Da Bank’s London Electronic Arts Festival (LEAF)…


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    Featured artist: Lazy Day

    Lazy Day have emerged wide eyed and blinking out of the bedroom to be picked up by Lost Map Records. Check out upcoming Record Store Day release Portrait for all your fuzzy, dream pop needs…

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    30 seconds interview: Charles Howl

    Cornershop-endorsed Charles Howl are masters of driving guitars and pummelling melodies. Part Ride, part The Ramones, their brand of kitsch and cosmic punk is as catchy as it is chaotic.


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    In session: TOY

    Psych-rock quintet TOY are quintessentially a classy pop outfit filtered through a hippy-trippy sonic time warp. With two albums under their belts (and a third in gestation), they've become a formidable live turn. Watch them in action...


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    Playlist: Herbert Kretzmer

    From Les Miserables to Kinky Boots, this week's playlist celebrates the work of the most famous lyricist you've probably never heard of - Herbert Kretzmer. Dig in and enjoy some classics!


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    ‘Monetising Your Music Career’ panel

    PRS for Music is hosting a Monetising Your Music Career session at Urban Development’s upcoming Industry Takeover event - apply for tickets now.
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    Interview: Ryan McCann, Double Six

    We chat to Double Six label boss Ryan McCann about the rise of recent signing All We Are, the changing face of A&R and the new opportunities out there for emerging bands.
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    9 things you need to know when working with brands

    Working with brands has arguably never been more important for music artists looking for a sustainable income stream. Here’s a guide on how to get the most of these partnerships…
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    Help measure the worth of British music

    Songwriters and composers are being urged to take part in UK Music’s annual Measuring Music report.