The ex-Starsailor frontman has earned himself a reputation as a talented (and in demand) songwriter lately working with Suzanne Vega and Shelby Lynne.
Currently based in Brighton, Marika Hackman’s folky(ish) songs have been attracting a lot of interest recently. While still only 19, her ability as a song-writer far exceeds her tender age.
Paper Aeroplanes new mini record ‘We are Ghosts’ is rather good we think so and so does Bob Harris. We meet Cardiff’s answer to 10,000 Maniacs.
If you are from Corsica you will know about Francine Massiani. If you are not then it is ok we have brought her to you.
North London band Proceed have been on a steady climb of good press after releasing two full length EP’s, 2008’s ‘Seven months and a fire blanket’ and last year’s highly acclaimed Curious Electric. Matthew Cooper finds out more.
With Supergrass seemingly on permanent hiatus, rather than buy a pub, bass player Mick Quinn has formed db Band.
Australian Electro-popsters Tim and Jean posted some tracks online and the next thing they know they are bona fide Popstars. We talked to Jean about synths and cheese.
Wolves and Thieves was released last June, and I think it passed a lot of people by, which is a shame because it is a bit of a gem. We caught up with lead vocalist / guitarist John Herbert.
Ahead of her forthcoming show at the Union Chapel in London, we spoke to New Zealand’s Brooke Fraser about her UK debut release, Flags.
When you get tired of all that noisy stuff give Synchronised Swimmer’s a listen. I swear the headphones kissed my ears at one point.
Fishboy’s new record Classic Creeps is the kind of underground gem I used to have to travel miles to buy from the small record shop in the big city.
Exclusive interview with Wedding Present frontman David Gedge about (among other things) the great new Bizarro: Live in Tokyo release.
Mike Watt has just finished playing bass on tour with Iggy Pop and The Stooges, next is part 3 of his Rock Opera ‘Hyphenated-man’. We speak to the man himself.
The New York four piece are back with a brilliant new record. Belong. We talk to singer / guitarist Kip Berma about it and other smashing things.