Interviews

M meets Plaid part two

In part two of our exclusive interview with Warp stalwarts Plaid, we find out about the writing process behind their exceptional new album Scintilli, and mull over the analogue vs digital conundrum.

Bjork Week: profile of a sound sculptor

Henry Dagg is a composer and sound sculptor who has worked with many well known acts including Keane and Bob Geldof. He has been designing electronic and acoustic instruments since he was nine years old, and last year he even played his homemade cat piano for Prince Charles and Camilla.…

Björk Week: M talks to Plaid

Andy Turner and Ed Handley, aka Plaid, have been making music together for more than 20 years. Former Björk band members, they credit her with some of their early exposure. Their new album Scintili was released through Warp Records this week, so M caught up with the pair to hear some old tales and find out more about their new direction.

Björk Week: Biophilia Live

Following our feature on Björk's Biophilia project, we talk to her long-time collaborator Peter van der Velde about the stage show.

Björk Week: behind the Biophilia apps

M spoke to interactive artist and app designer Scott Snibbe about his involvement with the groundbreaking Biophilia app suite. Find out about the concept and design behind the project and watch the apps in motion.

M meets Imogen Heap

Imogen Heap talks to M about her exciting new project that will take her to a walled garden near London and a provincial city in China, and she explains how you can get involved too.

30 seconds with…Sedulus

Rich Williams of PRS for Music tells Chinwe Ojielo all about his band, Sedulus, who have crafted a sound full of "heavy, riff-based grooves and swirling guitar interludes"

Andrew Roachford interview part two

In part two of our exclusive interview with Andrew Roachford, he talks to M about writing songs for other artists, writing with Mike Rutherford of Mike & the Mechanics, his tips for performing live, and his new album, Addictive.