Interviews

  • LIVE REVIEW: Trash Boat @ The Institute, Birmingham - 11/12/16
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    When I sat down with Tobi Duncan at the Institute on Sunday, he seemed tired, and not just because he had spent the night driving up from Southampton to...
    December 16, 2016
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  • Q&A: Flora Cash
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    From the very first listen of 'Sadness Is Taking Over', I was drawn in. Stunning and evocative – the piece was unlike anything I’d heard in some time. Shpresa and...
    November 28, 2016
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  • Interview: Declan McKenna @ Rock City, Nottingham - 07/10/16
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    Following a busy summer of touring around the country and around the world Declan McKenna has teamed up with Blossoms on their headline tour of the UK to play...
    October 17, 2016
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  • Interview: Sleeptalk
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    The “electronic space rock” band Sleeptalk will release their third EP LOVE in October this year as the final instalment of a trilogy of EPs. The process has been...
    September 24, 2016
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  • SPOTLIGHT: CHINA LANE
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    In early 2016, we sat down with Manchester based electric-folk duo, Hester & Holly Rose.  The band had built up a following of tens of thousands by busking their way around...
    September 5, 2016
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  • Interview: Everything Everything @ Standon Calling - 30/07/16
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    We chatted with Jeremy Pritchard and Alex Robertshaw of Everything Everything at Standon Calling, and discussed their favourite bands of new and old, from math jazz to the Bee...
    August 29, 2016
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  • Q&A: The Assist
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    The Assist are an intriguing new indie four piece from Birmingham, made up of Mikey, Ryan, Jak and Ben. Their funky style incorporates an exciting variety of genres, with everything...
    August 25, 2016
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  • Interview: Ghostpoet @ Standon Calling - 30/07/16
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    Back in the dream world of Standon Calling, I was lucky enough to interview Ghostpoet with my pal Joel. We talked about the dire state of Liverpool FC, and...
    August 25, 2016
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  • Interview: The Amazons @ Standon Calling - 29/07/16
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    We caught upcoming indie rockers The Amazons right after their set at Standon Calling, and spoke about their new music video, artistic dignity, and which instruments you can play...
    August 23, 2016
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  • Interview: Circa Waves @ Y Not - 30/07/16
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    After the incredible success of their debut album Young Chasers last year, indie favourites Circa Waves are back at Y Not Festival - this time having scored a top slot...
    August 18, 2016
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  • Interview: The Sherlocks @ Y Not - 30/07/16
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    After a year of constant gigging and writing, The Sherlocks return to Y Not, this time to an eagerly awaiting swarm of fans. We’re sitting with all four band...
    August 17, 2016
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  • Interview: Dialects @ Tramlines 2016
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    Sheffield’s annual inner-city festival Tramlines prides itself on being wholesome and diverse; and perhaps the best example of this is Glasgow’s Dialects. When I catch the band they’ve just...
    August 10, 2016
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