Keith Richards is a rock ‘n’ roll survivor, music legend and member of the band widely acclaimed as one of the greatest and most influential of all time. This updated biography by Victor Bockris is a fascinating and detailed look at the complex and hugely talented Rolling Stones songwriter and guitar hero.

SXSW interview: Eagulls

We talk to Leeds five-piece Eagulls before they hopped over to Texas. Their brutal punk beginnings in 2010 have since evolved to include full-on rock choruses and a live set that we hear has got the Americans all hot under the collar at South by South West this week...

Interview: Grass House

Grass House are a ragtag four-piece with music to match. Find out about their love of obscure Japanese artform Wabi-Sabi as they reveal what makes them tick.

30 Seconds Interview: XOVA

XOVA are an eclectic mashup of rock n' roll and reggae, comprised of seasoned performers and newcomers alike. The seven-piece count BBC 6Music's Tom Robinson among their dedicated fans.

Interview: Brother and Bones

We interview Brother and Bones, to find out more about the group's songwriting dynamic and where their influences come from.

Live session: Pat Dam Smyth

Pat Dam Smyth is one of those rare songwriter-composers who can flit between classical and contemporary music without batting an eyelid.

30 Seconds: Bromheads

Not many bands are inspired by garage rock and Buena Vista Social Club - step forward Sheffield’s Bromheads.

30 Seconds: Asbo Kid

James Atkin topped the charts on both sides of the Atlantic as singer of EMF. He talks to us about his current Project Asbo Kid.