Discover: Britpop

Discover: Britpop

March 7, 2019 in Interviews, Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018

We choose to revel in the big-chorused glory of mid-90s British pop music, with some of the era’s defining players…


How I wrote ‘Perseverance’ by Terrorvision’s Tony Wright

April 24, 2018 in Features, How I Wrote, Interviews

BRITROCK WEEK: The Bradford band’s singer tells the story behind the writing of their riff-tastic ode to whales and dolphins…

Shama Rahman

Interview: Shama Rahman

October 18, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Songwriting meets a neuroscientist who also just happens to craft her own unique, transfixing blend of eastern and western music…

Damon Albarn

Damon Albarn on Brexit: “Democracy has failed us”

June 24, 2016 in News

Blur frontman speaks out about UK’s decision to leave the EU following yesterday’s (23 June) referendum, during set at Glastonbury…

Simon Tong

Interview: The Magnetic North’s Simon Tong

April 14, 2016 in Features, Interviews

We chat to one third of The Magnetic North about how his childhood home of Skelmersdale inspired their new album…

Brits 2016

BRITS nominations announced

January 14, 2016 in News

The shortlists have been announced today for the 2016 BRIT Awards, which take place at the 02 Arena in London…

Damon Albarn

Damon Albarn has exciting news

December 20, 2015 in News

The Blur frontman reveals news which will please fans of both The Good, The Bad & The Queen and Gorillaz…


‘Ill feeling’ prior to Blur reformation

April 25, 2015 in News

Blur’s Alex James has revealed there was ill feeling between the band members prior to their reformation and new album…


Blur unveil new track

March 23, 2015 in News

Blur have shared the song ‘Lonesome Street’ from their forthcoming album ‘Magic Whip’, which is due out on 27 April…


Gorillaz to return

February 2, 2015 in News

Gorillaz are set to return after co-creator, animator Jamie Hewlett posted new photos of Noodle and Murdoc on his Instagram…

Major Arcana by Speedy Ortiz (Album)

July 5, 2013 in Music

Speedy Ortiz suggest they have what it takes to be at the forefront of modern indie-rock with their excellent debut…