experimental

Interview: Valentina Magaletti

'The drummers I've worshipped over the years use rhythm as their narrative, and they take you to places you've never been...' sticks supremo Valentina Magaletti on how she found her groove...

Playlist: Copper Sounds

Ahead of the UK tour, Copper Sounds have curated a playlist that offers some insight into their influences and also acts as a springboard for discovery...

Interview: Ishmael Ensemble

Ishmael Ensemble have found fans in everyone from electro icon Caribou to Detroit techno legend Carl Craig. Here, mastermind Pete Cunningham chats about their 7" trilogy inspired by Bristol.

30 seconds interview: Jo Quail

Citing Judas Priest as inspiration, acclaimed composer and virtuoso cellist Jo Quail is turning classical on its head with her left-field vibrations that have The Cure's Robert Smith in her thrall.

Interview: Shatner’s Bassoon

Named after an impossibly funny sketch in nineties cult comedy Brass Eye, it’s fitting Shatner’s Bassoon are a barrel of oddness, inventiveness and wit. Delve in, you won't regret it...

Interview: Beatrice Dillon

'To perform your own music overseas is a total honour, to do what you love somewhere new, and be welcomed, is amazing': UK techno producer Beatrice Dillon on crossing international boundaries...

Interview: Cosmo Sheldrake

'My inspiration is the funny, peculiar and devastating situation we find ourselves in': experimental composer Cosmo Sheldrake on how our environmental calamity has shaped his ace debut LP...