Playlist: Ruth Kilpatrick, PRS Foundation

This week, we ask PRS for Music Foundation’s Ruth Kilpatrick to reflect on another fine year for the charity’s flagship Momentum Music Fund. Expect some ace cuts from Little Simz, MONEY, The Wytches, Floating Points and more...

Playlist: SXSW 2014

Welcome to our latest Friday playlist. This week we’re celebrating the British bands who've made the long trip to Texas for South by South West...

Interview: PINS

Post-punk quartet PINS have spent the past 18 months sharpening their sound and chipping away at the live circuit, riding a swelling wave of media hype in the process. We caught up with them ahead of the release of their hotly anticipated debut album to learn more.

In session: PINS

PINS are one of those bracing bands that pop up every so often armed and ready to show the world how guitar music should be done. Since 2012 their urgent garage rock has grabbed the blogosphere by the shoulders and given all the fickle-faced indie kids a big slap around the chops. What could beat brisk rock ‘n’ roll delivered by a gang of devil-may-care Manchester mods? Watch them perform the title track from their debut album Girls Like Us.