Interviews

Interview: Orla Gartland

‘It’s almost like it unlocks part of your brain, and it makes you a more rounded writer. It’s a skill and you get better at it the longer you spend on it.’ Orla Gartland says of the advantages of collaboration. The 24-year-old Irish alt-pop artist knows a thing or two about collaboration having formed an unlikely partnership with K-pop sensations BTS.…

Interview: Erland Cooper

‘Nature’s not for everyone, but for me, it’s the one true reset. Taking that a step further, the sea is the thing that does it,’ says multi-instrumentalist and soother of troubled minds, Erland Cooper. Having cut his teeth on the indie circuit in The Magnetic North and Erland and the Carnival, he made his debut solo flight with the avian-themed Solan Goose in 2018.…

Interview: Patience

'Everything to learn and nothing to prove': Patience, aka Roxanne Clifford, on her debut solo LP and life after Veronica Falls...

Interview: Guy Chambers

‘Never give up. I know that might sound a bit general, but it took me a very long time to have success. I was in my thirties when I became successful.’ Says hit songwriter Guy Chambers.

Interview: Jacob Collier

‘I constantly want to push myself, challenge myself. I constantly want to outgrow where I was yesterday.’ Says PRS for Music Gold Award winner Jacob Collier.

Interview: Daniel Pemberton

‘At the end of the day, it’s still about the emotion of the story or the impact of the music.’ Says 2019 Ivor Novello Award nominee Daniel Pemberton.

Interview: Æ MAK

'When I’m writing a song, the movement, performance, video and artwork are conceptualised and buzzing around my brain at the same time.' Says alt-pop artist Æ MAK.

Interview: Ghetts

‘I think the substance is outweighing the general feeling of just turning up.’ Says 2019 Ivor Novello Award nominee Ghetts.