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30 seconds interview: Eliza Shaddad

Globe-trotting artist Eliza Shaddad specialises in outsized balladry informed by her unique worldview and a canny knack for belting out devastatingly honest lyrics. Get to know.

Featured artist: Dylan Cartlidge

Get to know the Teeside wonderkid who layers elastic basslines with electro-funk synths and snappy spoken word to conjure a sound that sits somewhere between Beck, De La Soul and Andre 3000.

Featured artist: Eliza Shaddad

Nomadic soloist, touring musician with jazzers Hansu-Tori, pop vocalist for Clean Bandit: there's very little Eliza Shaddad hasn't tried. Get to know ahead of the debut LP...

Riding high: Pale Waves

We meet Pale Waves, one of the UK’s most hotly tipped new bands, to learn how they went from zero to hero in less than two years.

30 seconds interview: Vicky O’Neon

Vicky O’Neon is a self-dubbed ‘Riot Grrrl multi-instrumentalist’, whose particular specialisms in body percussion and vegetable orchestras drive her sublime sound. Get to know...

In session: AYA – Eloje

AYA are sisters Bess and Jayna Cavendish, who channel the karmic energies of the universe for their ecstatic pop. Watch them perform Eloje live with Guinean singer Falle Noike...

Sound Effect – Ed Poston, Concord

For our latest playlist, Concord Music's senior A&R manager Ed Poston lets us in on the songs that have shaped him. Expect a mixed bag of goodies from Nick Cave, Cardi B, Paul Simon and more...

Interview: Anna Calvi

We chat to Anna Calvi about exploring desire, community & gender on new album 'Hunter' - an absolute battle standard of masterfully subversive guitar pop.