How I wrote 'Girl From Mars' by Ash

How I wrote ‘Girl From Mars’ by Ash’s Tim Wheeler

July 31, 2019 in How I Wrote, Interviews, Songwriting Magazine Autumn 2016

The Northern Irish frontman recalls how a song he wrote as a 16-year-old schoolboy became the rock band’s breakthrough hit…

Songs In The Key Of Britrock

Songs In The Key Of… Britrock

April 29, 2018 in Features

BRITROCK WEEK: We pick 17 songs that represent the eccentricity, ferocity and glory of British rock in the mid-to-late 90s…

Ash

Ash to release first album in eight years

April 6, 2015 in News

  The Northern Irish rock trio Ash have revealed the details of their upcoming seventh studio album, their first since…

Official Christmas Number 1

50 years of Christmas No 1’s

December 21, 2014 in Features

Celebrating the best – and glossing swiftly over the worst – of 50 years of festive chart-toppers in the UK…

Camp Bestival 2013

Live review: Camp Bestival 2013

August 26, 2013 in Events, Features

The unashamed garden-party-kid-fest rolls into Lulworth Castle’s grounds again. Aaron Slater investigates and speaks with Levellers’ songwriter Mark Chadwick too…