Talking Heads with: Sophie and the Giants

Talking Heads is a new series in collaboration with DreaminIsFree where we talk to local bands from the north about mental health and coping with life in lockdown. The music industry has been propelled into ...

Self Esteem: A Sheffield Queen Living a Lockdown Dream

It is barbecue weather in Sheffield where Rebecca Lucy Taylor (better known as Self Esteem) is residing with her parents during lockdown. She has been admiring her auntie’s dog and doing a spot of painting in t...

Inbox Interview: Tom Lumley & The Brave Liaison

Tom Lumley & The Brave Liason are a four-piece from Cambridgeshire. The band headed by Lumley have grown a strong following through relentless touring and their radio-friendly rock riffs. Our writer, Debbie...

Interview: Lucy Lu

Merging progressive jazz, euphoric symphonies and crooning vocals into an experimental R&B mashup; London-based producer Lucy Lu creates sounds that are quick to get obsessed with. Following the release of ...

Inbox Interview: King Nun

Following King Nun's impressive show in Kentish Town our writer April Curtin had a quick chat with lead singer, Theo Polyzoides to pick his brains on their ferocious debut, Mass, as well as discussing their wil...

Inbox Interview: Viagra Boys

Well described as Sweden’s worst kept secret, Viagra Boys, (also known as V**gra Boys to avoid those pesky spam filters), are just a couple stops away from concluding their UK tour. Fully booked and fully fuell...

Inbox Interview: DMA’S

Running on three days without sleep and on their second UK tour in six months, Aussie rockers DMA’S, rolled into Nottingham’s Rock City to perform their penultimate show before they jet back to Australia. Our w...

Inbox Interview: Drenge

Drenge, the oracular now-four-piece from Castleton first made their mark charting with their self titled debut in 2013, perhaps helped somewhat by the shout out from MP Tom Watson in his resignation letter to E...

Inbox Interview: Bad Sounds

With a name that could not be further from the truth, the hype behind indie-funk outfit Bad Sounds has started to gather some serious momentum - especially following the release of debut album Get Better in Aug...