Week 10 2018

Playlist: SXSW 2018 PRS Foundation Funded

Texas, here we come! M magazine will be live and direct from SXSW this year, and to celebrate, we're dedicating this week's playlist to some of our fave artists heading to Austin...

#PressForProgress: part three

This is our final instalment marking International Women’s Day’s #PressForProgress campaign, featuring MOBOs' Kanya King, PAWWS, FERAL is KINKY, composer Nina Whiteman and Catherine and Harriet from Manners McDade.

Interview: Moses Boyd

Award-winning jazz drumming ace Moses Boyd is busy packing up his sticks to play a solo set at SXSW next week. We find out what's in store...

#PressForProgress: part two

In the second part of our International Women’s Day special, songwriters Raphaella and Roxanne de Bastion, plus PRS Foundation's Vanessa Reed and Black Deer Festival's Gill Tee, share their ideas for achieving gender parity in music.

30 seconds interview: The RPMs

The RPMs are back with Your Ghost – a soaring indie tune that has 'festival hit' written all over it. We get to know them ahead of their debut SXSW gigs...

#PressForProgress: part one

To mark International Women’s Day 2018 tomorrow, women from across the music industry tell us where the business is at right now and what more can be done to tackle gender inequality...

Interview: Otzeki

'We're intrigued about being in Texas as we've never been before but we've both watched Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Dallas Buyers Club': Otzeki on their inaugural trip to the mighty SXSW...

Interview: LibraLibra

Experimental pop powerhouse LibraLibra have only just released their first single, Animali, but it's a total mind-melter. Here, Beth and Joe spill the beans on their skittish sound...

Featured artist: Big Zuu

Against a backdrop of major label signings and widespread industry props, grime emcee Big Zuu is keeping things true with his lyrical gravity and unswerving flow. Get to know him here...