aim awards

Playlist: Darren Hayman

Lovelorn lo-fi king Darren Hayman has been faithfully documenting Britain's 'thankful villages' for two years. On the eve of the release of his ace new parish-inspired LP, he curates our new playlist...

Interview: Oscar

Twenty-something bedroom pop producer Oscar Scheller aka Oscar has become a distinctive figure in indie music over 2016. Watch our video interview with him from the AIM Awards...

Interview: Jon Tolley

‘We’ve never been busier’ - Banquet records and indie stalwart Jon Tolley on the health of the UK’s independent music scene from the AIM Awards 2016…

Interview: Darren Hayman

Eccentric singer songwriter Darren Hayman on songwriting, his Thankful Villages project and the state of musical independence…

Interview: Numbers

‘Hard work and passion’ are what’s needed for small labels to be a success, according to Scotland’s Numbers crew. Watch our video interview with the label talking Glasgow and their history...