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30 Seconds interview: Melé

If DJ Sinden says you have the world at your feet, then you must be doing something right. So it goes for Liverpool’s Mele, one of the best emerging British producers and DJs currently turning club music in 2013 upside down…

30 Seconds Interview: Elro

Elro, real name Ian Llewellyn-Rowe, is one of the young bloods of the UK hip-hop scene. You may have already heard of him, being touted as 'one to watch' by Chantelle Fiddy or through his work with The Streets' Mike Skinner.

30 seconds interview: Joel Culpepper

R&B singer-songwriter Joel Culpepper has a lot to live up to, having been tipped as the UK's answer to The Weeknd and Frank Ocean by BBC Radio 1's head of music George Ergatoudis. Find out more...

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: Esco Williams

The self-confessed 'soul-powered nerd' talks R&B songwriting styles and how he came to win the MOBO Unsung Award.