Rock/indie

Interview: ILL

‘If you are just making a bunch of happy love songs in today’s climate then you’ve kind of missed what music’s for. Or maybe you’re just having a nice time, I don’t know.’ So says Harri Shanahan of Manchester-based psych-punk agitators ILL.

Viagogo fails to overhaul business practices

The secondary ticketing website Viagogo has failed to meet the deadline of implementing substantial changes to its practices required by a court order served in November 2018, according to Fanfair Alliance.

Featured Artist: Black Midi

The elusive Croydon-based math-rock quartet have caused quite a stir via their intense live shows and a uniquely progressive take on guitar music. Dig into the studied, yet feral, world ahead of their debut UK tour...

Interview: Sybil Bell, Independent Venue Week

'Nobody would be playing festivals or arenas without the work that goes in to these new bands' - IVW founder, Sybil Bell, chats to us about the importance of grassroots venues ahead of this year's event...