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Interview: Diggory Kenrick

Ace dub flautist Diggory Kenrick on his sonic adventures with Lee 'Scratch' Perry and Bunny 'Striker' Lee, and his enduring love affair with Jamaican reggae...

Interview: Ben Marwood

Xtra Mile’s Ben Marwood is back after a year-long illness with his third record, Get Found. He tells us why music acted as a ‘form of rehab’ to pull him back from the brink…

Interview: Lower Than Atlantis

‘The best music comes from conflict and struggle’: Lower Than Atlantis on going top 10, keeping their DIY roots and why British rock is having a moment…

Road to SXSW: Idles

Bristolian agit-rockers Idles chat alligators, BBQ pits, best bands and Texan tussles...

Interview: Phil France

Composer, bassist and producer Phil France on how full immersion in the world of water helped inform his recently re-released meditative record, The Swimmer…

In print: M63

UK Americana // Julian Cope // Publishing in 2017 // Marika Hackman // Fiona Bevan // Rag 'n' Bone Man // Nigel Elderton // Fifi Rong // Let's Eat Grandma // Mike Heron

Interview: Speech Debelle

‘There is no management, label or publisher. I have to be still and take direction from my gut’ - Speech Debelle on her new album, going it alone and overcoming anxiety…

Interview: Mark Nevin

‘The world is full of unwritten songs waiting to be plucked out of the air’ - former Fairground Attraction songwriter turned solo artist Mark Nevin on writing, BRIT Awards, Bowie and his latest record…

Road to SXSW: Native Dancer

We catch up with sonic explorers Native Dancer to find out more about their SXSW adventure ahead of their live outing at the Jazz re:freshed showcase…