country

Interview: Nev Cottee

Nev Cottee is one of Britain’s great unsung vocalists, with a deep, dark timbre and sixties slant that recalls prime-era Cohen or Hazlewood. Here, he lets us in on the making of his new LP...

Interview: Imelda May

‘You have to keep evolving as a songwriter otherwise you may as well lie down and die’ - Imelda May gives us the skinny on her new record, Life Love Flesh Blood…

In print: M63

UK Americana // Julian Cope // Publishing in 2017 // Marika Hackman // Fiona Bevan // Rag 'n' Bone Man // Nigel Elderton // Fifi Rong // Let's Eat Grandma // Mike Heron

Country To Country 2016

PRS for Music's Michael Hingston finds country music is more popular than ever at the recent County To Country festival at London's O2 Arena...

30 seconds interview: The Shires

As 2015 draws to a close, The Shires must surely be celebrating a stellar year. They became the first UK country act ever to reach the Top 10 with their debut LP and graced the stage at Nashville's most prestigious venue...

30 seconds interview: Stephanie Manns

Glasgow-based singer songwriter Stephanie Manns has attracted many plaudits for her soulful mix of country and folk. Second LP Fool Like Me is the sound of an artist confidently hitting her stride…

Liz Green part one

Although she grew up in the North-West of England, there's a lot about Liz Green that makes a listener think of the American deep south or a windblown mid-western prairie.