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Charlotte Gunn

Charlotte Gunn is the Founder and Editorial Director of The Forty-Five. Former NME Editor and journalist for the likes of Rolling Stone, DIY, The Face, Music Week, Red and Marie Claire, Charlotte founded The Forty-Five after experiencing the boys' club that is the music industry and recognising a need to champion female artists and storytellers. With over fifteen years experience as a writer and editor, her mission is to unite the world's best music journalists under one roof and to help create a diverse and representative music industry. She's a big fan of Mitski and Phoebe Bridgers and believes boygenius are going to become the biggest band on the planet.
Lucy Dacus Pete Davidson and Ariana Halloween costume

Lucy Dacus’ and Julien Baker’s Pete Davidson and Ariana-referencing Halloween costume wins the weekend

We knew we could rely on the boys to deliver this Halloween. Ahead of boygenius' October 31 Hollywood Bowl Halloween show, Lucy Dacus and...
Madonna Celebration Tour London

Eight of the most unforgettable moments from Madonna’s Celebration Tour

"Let's take a little trip down Memory Lane, London England!" commands Madonna. It's night three of her Celebration Tour at the O2: a worldwide...
Picture Parlour

Picture Parlour channel Arctic Monkeys on loungey new single

Much-hyped indie kids, Picture Parlour have today shared their second single, ‘Judgement Day’. ‘Judgement Day’ – produced by Catherine Marks of the boygenius' 'The...
Prime Day Deals for Music Lovers

Trust me, these are the best October Prime Day deals for music lovers

Amazon's Big Deal Days are in full swing. We've been scouring Amazon and have found some Prime Day deals that – as hardcore music...
Blondshell 2023

Blondshell is feeling happier now

It's a scorching LA day when we meet Sabrina Teitelbaum – AKA Blondshell – in an Eagle Rock pinball bar in the late afternoon....
Olivia Rodrigo Glastonbury 2022

Olivia Rodrigo’s ‘GUTS’ tour has added new dates – here’s how to get tickets

It is endlessly surprising to us how a twenty-year-old former Disney star manages to write music that speaks to our very existence but with...
Ezra Collective

Ezra Collective win the 2023 Mercury Prize

Ezra Collective have been crowned the winner of the 2023 Mercury Prize for their album 'Where I'm Meant To Be'. Ezra Collective fought off stiff...
Soccer Mommy

Soccer Mommy just covered Taylor Swift and it’s a bit too perfect

Soccer Mommy has just released a perfect cover of Taylor Swift's 'I'm Only Me When I'm With You', taken from her 2006 self-titled debut...
Nieve Ella

Barn on the Farm: the boutique festival artists love

It's the Friday after Glastonbury but we're ready to go again and this time it's off to Gloucester to a little festival called Barn...
Rina Sawayama at Glastonbury 2023

Did Rina Sawayama just dedicate ‘Shut The Fuck Up’ to Matty Healy?

Rina Sawayama is currently KILLING her Glastonbury Saturday night Woodsies set. Before jumping into her hit song, 'STFU' (Shut The Fuck Up), Rina said:...