30 Seconds

30 seconds with…The Stow

The Stow were formed in 2009, fusing together the band members' love of indie pop and hip hop. They have quickly gained a reputation for engaging and energetic live performances, supporting artists such as Jessie J, Rizzle Kicks, VV Brown and Maverick Sabre.

30 seconds with… Zemmy Momoh

Our latest artist to spend 30 seconds with M, Zemmy puts her own unique twist on the pop genre, writing songs filled with rich, instantly memorable melodies and smart lyrics. Her influences include Sade, Lauryn Hill, Sia, Dido and Imogen Heap.

30 seconds with… Ryan Michaels

Ryan Michaels is a songwriter and singer from Berkshire. His song Scorched Earth was inspired by the work of British soldiers overseas and donated to the Help For Heroes charity.

30 seconds with… Tinderbox

Tinderbox are a UK based acoustic duo featuring vocalist Monique Houraghan and guitarist Dan Tucker. The pair met at university in 1994 and began writing and performing together.

30 seconds with… John Zealey

Our latest 30 second interviewee is John Zealey who composed the soundtrack for the motion picture Kill Keith, which features Keith Chegwin, Tony Blackburn, Joe Pasquale and Russell Grant. Zealey won the ‘Best Soundtrack’ award for his work on the film's music.

30 seconds with… A J Moore

Singer-songwriter A J Moore has performed as a guitarist with number one selling classical artists Hayley Westenra, Laura Wright, Jonathan Ansell, Lee Mead and Faryl Smith. He is now about to embark on his own solo musical journey, releasing debut album Harmonics on 18 March.

30 seconds with… The Half Rabbits

Sounding like Smashing Pumpkins meeting The Doors, The Cure, and Joy Division in a dark alley, the Oxford-based 2 girl/2 boy Half Rabbits sing songs about hope, courage, and speaking straight from the heart. They’ve received critical acclaim from such luminaries as Rolling Stone and Drowned in Sound.

30 seconds with… June Caravel

Soul-pop singer songwriter June Caravel derives her influences from her adopted city, London, and the voices of Bobby McFerrin & Richard Bona. June spent 30 seconds with M talking about how her experiments with her voice and her loop pedal led to a whole new musical direction.

30 seconds with… Man Of The Hour

Man Of The Hour are a powerful punk pop band from South Wales who are influenced by the likes of Blink 182, New Found Glory, Four Year Strong and Set Your Goals.

30 seconds with… Diagrams

Diagrams is the new project of former Tunng co-frontman Sam Genders. Instead of Tunng's experimental folk, Diagrams' sound is a minimalist electronic pop adventure in music which still retains Genders' playful lyricism.