Rock/indie

30 seconds interview: Critics

London trio Critics mesh epic synths with smashing drums and neat guitars to create their self-proclaimed ‘dirt-pop’ sound. Don't miss their debut single, out now...

30 seconds interview: Hawk

Hawk are a multinational four-piece bringing grunge-filled goodness via London, Ireland and Berlin. Now out on tour, don't miss their melodic riffs and stereoscopic choruses live and direct...

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...

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

Featured artist: Shaking Chains

Shaking Chains are a new Manc four-piece whose street-wise spoken word and lean guitar spikes are a musical shot in the arm for fans of austere rock ‘n’ roll...

30 seconds interview: Wayde

New Essex four-piece Wayde are sardonic indie specialists with an appetite for crashing grunge and enveloping shoegaze. Meet them!