New Music

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...

Featured artist: Thula Borah

If 2017 has arrived on a wave of sleepless nights, claustrophobia and general confusion, then prescient Glasgow rockers Thula Borah might just be for you… Don't miss their ace brand new EP.

30 seconds interview: Dan Owen

New Shrewsbury bluesy artist Dan Owen has come a long way on the strength of some great songs and a striking voice. We tune into him for 30 seconds ahead of a promising year…

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...

30 seconds interview: Ciaran Lavery

Northern Ireland Music Prize 2016 winner Ciaran Lavery hails from a tiny village in County Armagh, but his fragile, acoustic sounds have travelled far. We learn what he's got in store for 2017...

30 seconds interview: The Amazons

Reading quartet The Amazons are a tribe unto their own – a sprawling, raucous indie-rock juggernaut fuelled by sturdy pop hooks. We tune into one of 2017's most hotly-tipped bands to learn more...

Featured artist: Manuela

Manuela are songwriter Manuela Gernedel and ex-Franz Ferdinand guitarist Nick McCarthy, who'll be airing their wares at the upcoming M and IVW showcase. Don't miss their nifty post-punk-disco...

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…