Interview: Mary Spender talks about artistic freedom of debut album
When it comes to music, there’s no better feeling of expression than "artistic freedom," as Mary Spender tells us on a cosy Monday evening at Rise ...more
Interview: King Charles returns to roots for Gamble for a Rose
“I’ve been doing all the things you need to do [when you’re releasing a record], with marketing people and agents and stuff, like getting the to...more
#14 Women in Music: Girls Against Groping
Continuing our Women in Music column, we look at The Girls Against Groping campaign. The project has gained massive traction throughout the year, draw...more
#13 Women in Music: Joan LeMay (Riot Act Media)
In 2014, we launched a column in reaction to comments made following our April issue, a Women in Music special, and an article called Grrrock and...more
Interview: Beans on Toast on Rolling Up the Hill and upcoming annual tour
This interview is nearly as traditional as the man himself. For the past 7 years and since his debut album Standing On A Chair - named after his the...more
Interview: Jenny Hval makes us feel uncomfortable ahead of her UK tour
"I say 'c*nt' in a lot of different ways on this album," muses Jenny Hval. She does. In the mouth of the Norwegian polymath, words are not so much spo...more
Interview: Little May spill the beans on Aaron Dessner and For the Company
Listen to Little May for more than five minutes and you will find your mind takes you to a place of pure serenity and escapism. A magical, mystical,...more
Interview: Hero Fisher talks Delivery and Fufanu
Hero Fisher is somewhat of an enigma. Well versed in empowering, haunting songwriting, she's worked with some of the best producers in the industry (W...more
Interview: Tom Robinson returns with Only the Now
Tom Robinson has kept busy. Since bursting into public consciousness with his band's 1977 Top of the Pops debut, showcasing the irresistible "2-4-6-8...more
Interview: Scarlet Rascal prep for Simple Things
In the run up to Simple Things - Bristol's alternative inner-city festival taking place on Saturday 24th October 2015 - we'll be publishing exclusive ...more