Interviews

#PressForProgress: part three

This is our final instalment marking International Women’s Day’s #PressForProgress campaign, featuring MOBOs' Kanya King, PAWWS, FERAL is KINKY, composer Nina Whiteman and Catherine and Harriet from Manners McDade.

Interview: Moses Boyd

Award-winning jazz drumming ace Moses Boyd is busy packing up his sticks to play a solo set at SXSW next week. We find out what's in store...

#PressForProgress: part two

In the second part of our International Women’s Day special, songwriters Raphaella and Roxanne de Bastion, plus PRS Foundation's Vanessa Reed and Black Deer Festival's Gill Tee, share their ideas for achieving gender parity in music.

#PressForProgress: part one

To mark International Women’s Day 2018 tomorrow, women from across the music industry tell us where the business is at right now and what more can be done to tackle gender inequality...

Interview: Otzeki

'We're intrigued about being in Texas as we've never been before but we've both watched Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Dallas Buyers Club': Otzeki on their inaugural trip to the mighty SXSW...

Interview: LibraLibra

Experimental pop powerhouse LibraLibra have only just released their first single, Animali, but it's a total mind-melter. Here, Beth and Joe spill the beans on their skittish sound...

Interview: Gwenno

'I had exciting ownership over words that have never been set to melody in recorded times': space age synth-popper Gwenno on unearthing the ancient Cornish tongue for her ace new LP...

Interview: Ty

The hip hop hero is back with his fifth album and is on a mission to elevate the genre's status to that of a high-art form.

Interview: Ironik

With two top five singles, a top 10 album and over a million record sales under his belt, Ironik shares his secrets for success...