Psych: The Rest Is Noise

Bekki Bemrose dives deep underground into a scene that to-all-intents-and-purposes seems to be thriving, despite largely subverting perceived wisdoms regarding the industry in 2019…

In Print: M71

Dido // Indie Festivals // Psych // Nainita Desai // The Stranglers // Paula Temple // Mara Simpson // Octavian // Black Midi // Housewives // Caterina Barbieri // Jenn Kirby // Lucy Schafer

30 seconds interview: Henge

Enter the weird and wacky world of intergalactic electro-prog rockers Henge, who 'come in the name of rave to spread their message of love and harmony.'

30 seconds interview: Imperial Daze

Polyphonic analogue synths, cowboy guitars and proto-funk – it’s all fair game for Peckham pacemakers Imperial Daze. We check in with the psych-poppers to learn what they've got in store for 2019.

30 seconds interview: Hollow Hand

Hollow Hand is the DIY project of Brighton based musician Max Kinghorn-Mills, whose folky, avant garde sound is brimming with whimsy and intrigue. Get the lowdown on his vision here...

Interview: Menace Beach

'Be stubborn and vague, and don’t pay attention to what anyone else is doing': Menace Beach's Ryan Needham on the band's sonic recipe and how they cooked up their ace new LP.

Interview: Dan Lyons

Ex-Fat Whites and Phobophobes sticksman Dan Lyons on going solo, hooking up with Sean Lennon and why honesty always trumps in music…

Interview: Daphne Guinness

The heiress and fashion muse on her new album, working with long-time David Bowie collaborator Tony Visconti and her early opera years...

Interview: Hookworms

'We wanted the transition to electronic to sound natural' - MB from Hookworms on the Leeds psych lords' electrifying new record...

Playlist: The Hanging Stars

Cosmic country troubadours The Hanging Stars are back with their dazzling second album. To celebrate, lynchpin Richard Olsen reveals the songs that fuelled it...