Interviews

Bully Alicia Bognanno is ten years into a career writing and producing music and yet sometimes, imposter syndrome still creeps in. Tyler Kelly meets the woman behind Bully as she battles anxiety to embark on her first solo tour. PHOTOS:...
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae no longer cares about writing a hit. But with this new-found freedom has come some of her most exhilarating and powerful work to date. Lisa Wright meets an artist reborn. On a September evening...
Hannah Diamond is showing me a black-and-white portrait of a young girl beaming proudly in a white ballet costume and a giant bow on her head. The picture is one of the only photos taken of her paternal grandmother,...
It's a scorching LA day when we meet Sabrina Teitelbaum – AKA Blondshell – in an Eagle Rock pinball bar in the late afternoon. It's an odd choice of spot for the sober New Yorker (also not a pinball...
Madison Beer has been through it. After a period of self-healing, she's back with the music she's always wanted to make. Marianne Eloise meets her to find out what fills the 'Silence Between Songs'.
At Barn on the Farm festival in Gloucestershire, we had a little chat with festival homies and "broken-hearted girlies" Olivia Dean and Rachel Chinouriri.
Mae Muller Mae Muller isn't going to let a little thing like Eurovision get in the way of her Main Pop Girl ambitions. Hannah Mylrea meets Mae in her local boozer, to talk upcoming debut album, 'Sorry I'm Late'. PHOTOS: Louise...
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When Amber Bain wrote the lyric that would become the title of her second album, ‘In The End It Always Does’, she even surprised herself with its implicit wisdom. “I was like, ‘Oh my God,’” she recalls over the...
In May last year, South Africa-born, Berlin-based artist Alice Phoebe Lou was given just over one month's notice to leave her home of four years. The flat that had been her safe haven in a foreign city was suddenly...