Week 43 2018

Playlist: BASS Festival

BASS Festival 2018 has been celebrating 50 years of reggae this October, all across Birmingham. Get into the golden anniversary mood with this tasty playlist...

30 seconds interview: Hairband

Indie supergroup Hairband are firmly entrenched in Glasgow's DIY music scene and deliver free-spirited, expertly woven guitar pop on their debut EP. We delve into their colourful world here...

Martin Phipps shares tips for screen composers

'Don’t get into it unless you like being part of someone else’s narrative. And don't just hang out with musicians, get to know the people who make films': the decorated screen composer imparts his wisdom.

Interview: Paul Smith

The indie hero and Maxïmo Park frontman chats musical longevity and lets us in on the making of his new album...

Featured Artist: Audiobooks

Primal, instinctual and full of zany moments: climb aboard the experimental sonic rollercoaster that is Audiobooks. Their no-holds-barred synth-pop is set to go off, so don't miss their debut album...