Interviews

M meets… Alex Gold

Alex Gold was a member of High Wycombe's finest, The Wutars. The band formed whilst studying at Buckinghamshire New University and living in house that doubled as party venue and the scene of many notorious DIY 'shindig gigs'.

M meets… Boy George

Boy George hardly needs an introduction. Born George O'Dowd in South-East London, the singer became one of the most famous faces of the 1980s as the lead singer of Culture Club and as a successful solo artist.

M meets… Sam Lewis

Watch Sam perform The City and I and find out more about him by watching our exclusive interview.

Floridita revisits Marquee Club roots

The Floridita venue in London occupies the site of the legendary Marquee Club and, after eight years playing host to the cream of Cuba’s musical fraternity, it's going back to its roots with an eclectic new roster of established UK acts and upcoming artists.

M meets… David’s Lyre

Variously described as 'baroque pop' (The Guardian), '... a pop force' (BBC Music) and ‘Sensational skewed indie’ (Sunday Times Culture), David's Lyre is the brainchild of multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter/producer Paul Dixon.

M meets…The Overtones

On an unseasonably sunny October day, M caught up with the Overtones, a vocal harmony group who are inspired by the sounds of the 40s, 50s and 60s while adding their own contemporary twist.

M meets Ciaran Gribbin

It was announced this week that Northern Irish singer and songwriter Ciaran Gribbin has become the new lead singer of legendary rock band INXS. As well as peforming the group's classic hits, Ciaran has been writing new material with INXS' Andrew Farriss.

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.…