Xtra Mile Recordings

Interview: Counterfeit

If loud, heavy and angry are words that get your musical juices flowing, these punk rockers are your band. Fans voted them Best Live Act at the AIM Awards, where we caught up with them...

Interview: Beans on Toast

'People are never gonna stop congregating, drinking, dancing and listening to music': Beans on Toast on the future of independent music and picking up an AIM Award for his pal, Frank Turner...

Interview: Ben Marwood

Xtra Mile’s Ben Marwood is back after a year-long illness with his third record, Get Found. He tells us why music acted as a ‘form of rehab’ to pull him back from the brink…

Playlist: Chris T-T

Welcome to our latest playlist, this week curated by Xtra Mile laureate Chris T-T. Dig into his ace selection of folk, alt-rock and art pop nuggets - perfect for a long autumn drive...

30 seconds interview: Skinny Lister

The rump-shaking force of Skinny Lister seems unstoppable with the release of third LP, The Devil, The Heart & The Fight. We spend 30 seconds with a 12-legged music-party machine…

Interview: Will Varley

‘Don’t wait for anyone to come along with a cigar in their mouths and say “I’ll make you a star”’ – Frank Turner-approved folk singer songwriter Will Varley on making it DIY…

30 seconds interview: Chris T-T

Brighton based singer songwriter Chris T-T has been a stalwart of the UK underground’s music scene for the last decade. We find out why he thinks musicians are ‘canaries for all culture’…