Pop

Featured artist: AYA

Within the suitably bohemian surrounds of a warehouse space in Dalston, sisters AYA have mastered their sweeping, transcendent and cathartic style of pop.

30 seconds interview: Starling

Art-pop pioneer Starling’s kaleidoscopic, glossy offerings have managed to sit her comfortably in the front row of emerging modern pop talent. Over the last few years she’s mastered the art of writing music that does just about everything but fit the conventions of pop.…

Featured artist: TYNI

TYNI's glittering, intoxicating future-pop and unique shiny style make her a sensational antidote to tired music tropes and bland pop personas.

In print: M68

Lionel Richie // Billy Bragg // The Proms // Cracking Instagram // Dave // CAYA Soundsystem // John Newman // Laolu // Sports Team

Playlist: Just Joined Summer 2018

Wrap your ears around the latest wave of talent to join PRS for Music, including the mighty Sports Team, Dream Nails, Boy Azooga, Bagz, Laolu, Walt Disco and The Leaf Library...

Sound Effect – Bengi Unsal

For this week's playlist, Southbank Centre's senior programmer of contemporary Music Bengi Unsal lets us in on the songs that have soundtracked her life so far...

Video interview: Lionel Richie

‘Put a helmet on and come on in here': pop legend Lionel Richie dishes out some top drawer advice for upcoming artists and songwriters...

Playlist: Light on the Shore

For our new playlist, Edinburgh International Festival's Jen White takes a trip through the event's new Light on the Shore strand to celebrate the highways, byways and back lanes of Scottish music...

Premiere: Raphaella – Good Life

Future-facing pop producer Raphaella is a musical force of nature, who's written hits with some of the biggest names in UK music. She gives us first dibs on her banging new track, Good Life...