Rock/indie

30 seconds interview: Hairband

Indie supergroup Hairband are firmly entrenched in Glasgow's DIY music scene and deliver free-spirited, expertly woven guitar pop on their debut EP. We delve into their colourful world here...

Interview: Paul Smith

The indie hero and Maxïmo Park frontman chats musical longevity and lets us in on the making of his new album...

Playlist: Blood Red Shoes

Brighton rock 'n' roll duo Blood Red Shoes are back with a bang with their new album, Get Tragic. Here, Mary curates a sizzling playlist of the tunes she has on repeat now.

30 seconds interview: Hollow Hand

Hollow Hand is the DIY project of Brighton based musician Max Kinghorn-Mills, whose folky, avant garde sound is brimming with whimsy and intrigue. Get the lowdown on his vision here...

In session: Black Futures

Apocalyptic noise-punks Black Futures are in possession of some of the darkest sonic manoeuvres this side of Nine Inch Nails. Watch them tear up the latest PRS Presents...

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...

Interview: Kodaline

'When you know what these guys can do from their past successes, it's definitely on your mind' - Kodaline drummer Vinny May on teaming up with hitmaking talent for the band's new album.

Interview: Peluche

Get to know London trio Peluche, who flirt with funk, psych, soul and hip-hop for their borderless ‘trip jam’...

30 seconds interview: Adwaith

Post-punk trio Adwaith are making waves on the Welsh music scene and beyond for their beguiling but defiant sound. We find out what makes them tick, ahead of their debut album release.

Playlist: Simon Ballard, Mute Song

Mute Song has been at the cutting edge of music publishing since 1982. Following a massive year for the company, licensing manager Simon Ballard shares some of the highlights from his roster...