Interviews

Interview: Nicky Wain, Ninja Tune

Ninja Tune head of international Nicky Wain on building audiences overseas, going local in new territories and what's next for electronic music after EDM...

Interview: Submotion Orchestra

'Bryson Tiller sampling All Yours has definitely brought around a new younger fan base and street cred for us' - the genre-defying Leeds band on why rappers love their sound plus going DIY for their new album...

Interview: Matthew Collin

'Despite the globalisation, dance music is still a mixture of disparate movements and tribes whose members are fierce believers': Rave On author Matthew Collin on global electronics in 2018

Interview: Daphne Guinness

The heiress and fashion muse on her new album, working with long-time David Bowie collaborator Tony Visconti and her early opera years...

Interview: Beatrice Dillon

'To perform your own music overseas is a total honour, to do what you love somewhere new, and be welcomed, is amazing': UK techno producer Beatrice Dillon on crossing international boundaries...

Interview: John Newman

'I'm free to make music that I want to make because I've released that pressure' - the songwriting powerhouse on how time out of the spotlight helped ignite a new spark...

Interview: XamVolo

Neo-soul newcomer XamVolo is a game-changing all-rounder who's getting serious props on both sides of the pond. Here, he opens up his musical mind and lets us have a peek inside...

Interview: Bengi Unsal, Southbank Centre

The Southbank Centre's senior contemporary music programmer explains the thinking behind her new Concrete Lates electronic music series to mark the opening of a new 1,000-capacity standing venue...

Interview: Dotty

This week, XL Recordings' New Gen alumni Dotty unleashes his ace new project A Collection of Sounds, which spins on RnB, alt rap, hip-hop and trap. We get the skinny...

Interview: Ciaran Lavery

'I began to look at my own personal issues I would have ordinarily kept off the record – my struggles with mental health issues as an example.' The Northern Irish troubadour on opening his heart for his new record...