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Bono turned down the chance to collaborate with Haim on their latest album because his voice sounded like a “blowhorn”.  In the latest episode of the long-running podcast Song Exploder, Haim, Rostam and producer Ariel Rechtshaid broke down the making...
FKA twigs has teased new music coming this week in a new Instagram post. https://www.instagram.com/p/CKcASjoJ54p/ The 'Sad Day' singer revealed in an interview last year that she had almost finished work on a new album – the follow-up to 2019's...
Alyona Alyona (Ukraine), Inhaler (Ireland), Julia Bardo (Italy), Lous and the Yakuza (Belgium), Melenas (Spain), Rimon (Netherlands), Sassy 009 (Norway), Vildá (Finland) are the winners of the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards 2021. The Public Choice Award 2021 went...
A brand new musical bursary programme has launched, designed specifically for Black, Asian and diverse artists across the North West of England. Rip It Up – a collaboration between Sound City and sm-mgt, with the backing of the Youth...
The transition from music to politics isn't renowned for yielding results but that certainly hasn't deterred Bobi Wine: the 38-year-old reggae star running in the 2021 Ugandan Presidential elections. With somewhat more noble ambitions than Kanye, we explore the...
Radiohead have launched a range of digital Christmas cards to send to loved ones this festive period. Fans are able to select from a range of designs and greetings, reading "Hope For The Future", "Everything Is Rosy", "Peace On You"...
Whether it's a case of Stockholm Syndrome or not, award ceremonies might actually be starting to feel normal again. Last night's American Music Awards was a showcase for reinventions of the live performance. Whether it was a live stadium...
Hot off the heels of announcing her new record label, Phoebe Bridgers has revealed its first signee, New York artist Claud, and their new single 'Gold'. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SiXQyIbaPa0 Claud – surname Mintz – has previously toured with Bleachers, girl in red, Girlpool...
FKA Twigs is known for her love of many disciplines. An accomplished dancer, acrobat, actor and musician, it's no surprise that she didn't spend lockdown bingeing Sopranos like the rest of us. But it's news, though, that she managed...
Phoebe Bridgers has announced the launch of her new record label imprint, Saddest Factory Records (a play on satisfactory). The label, in partnership with Dead Oceans (Phoebe's current label), will be "owned and operated" by Phoebe Bridgers according to a...