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Interview: Shakespears Sister

'We don't really set out to upset people. It's not like a pose or a strategy. It's a twisted sense of humour at times that comes through:’ All hail the return of Shakespears Sister.

Playlist: Sensoria Festival

This week we leave our playlist to the eclectic tastemaking talents of Jo Wingate and Nigel Humberstone, the organisers behind Sheffield’s Sensoria Festival.

Playlist: M magazine 50th issue

This week saw M Magazine celebrate its 50th issue with a party at London’s Social. Anna Meredith, Fimber Bravo and Mo Kolours were the trio of great acts (and recent interviewees) who came down to help us mark the occasion while Horse Meat Disco’s Jim Stanton manned the decks to guide us through the night. Our latest playlist takes in acts from the night as well as some of our favourites from previous issues...

30 Seconds interview: The Red Lapels

Vintage rock and soul is the name of the musical game when it comes to labelling the sharp sound of The Red Lapels. This talented young quartet have been turning heads with their raucous gigs all over the UK’s capital. We find out how their music gives them hope of escaping the 9-5…