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Playlist: Payfone

Since their inception in 2013, London/Barcelona duo Payfone have been breathing warm blooded soul into their unique machine-fuelled groove. Now they turn their hand to our weekly playlist...

30 seconds interview: Jacob Aaron

Jacob Aaron is a brand new songwriter from the South Coast, who's blending silky R&B with a raw, electronic edge. Get to know this new talent on the up...

Interview: Loyle Carner

We meet Loyle Carner, South London’s hip hop whiz and one of the nicest young artists around, to chew the fat on songwriting, cooking and his debut LP, Yesterday’s Gone…

30 seconds interview: Ember Phoenix

Trinidad-born West London rapper Ember Phoenix blends his love for US R&B with a uniquely British style for maximum impact. He’s set to ignite in 2017…

Featured artist: Ray BLK

Brash, soulful and now winner of the BBC Sound of 2017 contest, Ray BLK is staring down the barrel of a big year with new music and live outings up her sleeves. Meet her...

Playlist: Best of 2016

For our last playlist of 2016, we’re looking back on the tracks we’ve had on repeat here at M. You'll find gems from Carla dal Forno, Romare, Childish Gambino, Raime, Midland, Tensnake and more...

30 seconds: Double S

Tottenham’s grime stalwart Double S has enjoyed a golden year with his tunes Style & Flows and Yana Darg picking up serious heat. We meet one of UK grime’s originals…