The Ivors

Interview: Vince Clarke

Vince Clarke – one of British synth-pop’s founding fathers – chats to Anita Awbi about circuit boards, collaborations and his rigorous creativity...

Interview: John Rutter

Meet classical composer John Rutter - a choral tour de force, famed for his eclectic influences spanning both English and French traditions.

Interview: Iain Archer

Songwriter, artist and producer Iain Archer shares his tips for creating award-winning songs and reveals the artists who’ve inspired him along the way…

Interview: Snakehips

Snappy R&B duo Snakehips ponder their crazy year, which has culminated in them winning the coveted Best Contemporary Song Award at the Ivor Novello Awards 2016...

Interview: Wayne Hector

We chat to multi-million-selling songwriter Wayne Hector on The Ivors red carpet to learn about the producer's role in the 21st century pop sound and why he'd love to work with Stevie Wonder…

Interview: Villagers

Villagers spills the beans on the thinking behind his Ivor Novello Award-winning sound and how he avoids 'follow-up record' pressures...

Interview: Cat’s Eyes

We catch up with Cat's Eyes' Faris Badwan and Rachel Zeffira at The Ivors to hear how they hoodwinked Buckingham Palace and learn the merits of late-night music sessions…