Genres

Featured artist: Gabe Gurnsey

Gabe Gurnsey is embracing humid house and throbbing, dancefloor-indebted post-pop for his first foray outside of industrial electronic noiseniks Factory Floor, and it's ace...

Playlist: Vijay Mistry

Festival2Funky, the Midlands’ premier festival of urban music and arts, returns this month. Get in the mood with this ace preview playlist from festival founder Vijay Mistry...

Interview: Jason Ellis, Positiva

Dance label Positiva has presided over a mammoth 67 Top 10 hits over the last quarter century. Here, the imnprint's long-standing A&R director Jason Ellis lets us in on his secrets...

30 seconds interview: JOYYA

Synth-poppers JOYYA are a well-oiled duo specialising in anthemic slices of shimmering electronics. We catch up with one half of the outfit - Ben Dancer - to learn what makes him tick...

Featured artist: LIFE

If you ever needed proof that UK guitar music is alive and kicking, then caustic noiseniks LIFE are your band. They're out on the road, so if you haven’t indulged yet, now’s the time…

Playlist: The Great Escape 2018

Ready for this year's instalment of the mighty Great Escape Festival? We've rifled through the extensive line-up to pull out some of our fave acts hitting the seaside. Tuck in!

Interview: Jay Richardson

‘I’ve written some crazy music and not everybody has taken it seriously, but it’s so important not to be put off by that': the classical composer spills the beans on his journey so far...

Interview: Kadeem Tyrell

South Londoner Kadeem Tyrell is flying the flag for a new wave of British R&B, with gospel, East Coast hip-hop and nineties soul all shaping his smooth sound. Get the skinny...