Michele Stodart was The Magic Numbers' bass player, but now picks up her lead guitar for a forthcoming solo project.
The latest instalment of the PRS for Music Podcast is presented by BBC 6 Music DJ and tastemaker Tom Robinson. It focuses on four of the bands included in our industry tips for 2012. Download it here.
Watch part two of M's interview with urban folk artist Mary Leay.
The latest installment of the PRS for Music New Music Podcast focuses on some incredible British jazz artists.
East London rapper and Ed Sheeran collaborator Mikill Pane gives M an exclusive interview.
Mikill Pane (pronounced Mike-ill, by the way) is an east London-based rapper who got into making music through a love of wordplay with the English language and poetry slams.
Young upstarts Daytona Lights gatecrashed M towers last week to play us a tune and tell us about how they write their infectious British indie-pop.
Young Astronaut were originated by two brothers, Chris and Pete Boakes who developed a suite of songs from their many acoustic guitar sessions together.
Young Astronaut are brothers Chris and Pete Boakes, who developed their distinctive acoustic-led sound over years of jamming together at their home near the New Forest, drummer Niko Battistini and bass player Paul Meeson.
In part two of M meets... Paul Child Band, we talk to the folk/funk/rock band about bringing together their diverse tastes and influences to create their music and getting their music heard.