Music Interview

Films of Colour: London Calling

When Fierce Panda’s Simon Wiliams describes a band as “The best band he’s signed since Radiohead and Coldplay”, they have got to be something special.

Raising the bar: The Cast of Cheers

Dublin’s ‘The Cast of Cheers’ have the best name in music since Rock of Travolta. It’s a name that transcends ‘what is cool’ existing on it’s own plain of spiritual enlightenment.

East Angular – Fever Fever

Fever Fever’s music has dirt under it’s fingernails and drink’s cans of cheap lager behind the back of the Youth Club. Two of them are girls and they don’t have a bass player. We interview the up and coming Norwich based 3-piece.

Porter Robinson – The Shock Drop

It’s hard to believe but for someone just approaching their 19th birthday, US DJ, Remixer and Producer, Porter Robinson is far from a newbie to the world of Electro Dance music.

Zedd Marks the Spot

Amazingly Zedd has only been producing and remixing music for a little over two years. The German youngster has already remixed Lady Gaga, P Diddy and the Black Eyed Peas.

Teef: Hack-oslovakia

Born in Nigeria but now living in Hackney, Teef’s new track ‘Rush’ has a raw energy that grabs your ears by the throat and doesn’t let go.

Madeon – Enfant De Terrible

Madeon is from Nantes in France, he is 17, (yes 17!) years old. For someone so young he already has a pretty mean reputation as a Pop / House / Electro producer and remixer

Lana del Rey Interview – Hollywood Sadcore

Lana’s strange combination of dreamy old style vocals mashed with low-fi arrangements and lush production fuses together in a beautiful but slightly haunting way. We followed the trail of broken hearts to her front door.

Cracking band: Codes

Soaring vocal harmonies, dreamy arrangements and a calculated cryptography of electronic beats, piano, glockenspiel and analogue soundscapes permeate their sound.