Sleeper's Louise Wener in Songwriting Magazine

Five minutes with… Sleeper’s Louise Wener

October 18, 2019 in Interviews, Songwriting Magazine Spring 2019

With the Britpop group rising from their lengthy slumber, we managed to have a quick chat with their iconic singer/guitarist…

Tim Burgess in Songwriting Magazine

Interview: Tim Burgess

October 14, 2019 in Interviews, Songwriting Magazine Spring 2019

We got to know the Salford-born singer-songwriter who you’ll recognise as the frontman of British indie rock band The Charlatans…

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…

Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018

Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018 out now

December 31, 2018 in Features, Songwriting Magazine Winter 2018

Our latest edition features David Crosby, Rosanne Cash, Kristian Bush, Ethan Johns, Ward Thomas, Janis Ian, David Gray and more…

Britrock Must Be Destroyed

Britrock Must Be Destroyed

April 23, 2018 in Events, Features, Interviews

BRITROCK WEEK: Before their playful UK tour celebrating mid-90s British rock, we hear from Reef, The Wildhearts, Terrorvision and Dodgy…

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds 'Who Built The Moon' album cover

‘Who Built The Moon?’ By Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds (Album)

November 24, 2017 in Music

The former Oasis man returns with a stunning new album that finds him in surprisingly euphoric form. Consider us impressed…

Ian Broudie

Interview: Ian Broudie

May 18, 2017 in Features, Interviews

Ahead of his summer performances, the creative power behind The Lightning Seeds chats to us about his career in music…

Black Grape 'It's Great When You're Straight... Yeah' album artwork

‘It’s Great When You’re Straight… Yeah’ by Black Grape (Album – Deluxe Edition)

November 25, 2016 in Music

To celebrate its 21st anniversary is a deluxe edition of this classic 90s album and it’s as enjoyable as ever…

DMA's 'Hills End' album artwork

‘Hills End’ by DMA’s (Album)

February 23, 2016 in Music

The debut from this much-hyped Australian trio owes a debt of gratitude to the past whilst hinting at the future…

Fun Lovin' Criminals

Come find Fun Lovin’ Criminals again

December 16, 2015 in News

Huey Morgan and his band set to release 20th anniversary collectors’ edition of ‘Come Find Yourself’ and confirm UK tour…

James - La Petite Mort

La Petite Mort by James (Album)

June 6, 2014 in Music

James are finally back with an album that sounds triumphant and empowered in the wake of Tim Booth’s personal tragedy.…


Interview: Cast’s John Power

March 30, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The Scouse singer-songwriter talks about playing in The La’s, the tale of Britpop heroes Cast, and “writing that eternal song”…

Interview: The Bluetones’ Mark Morriss

February 20, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The Britpop band frontman turned solo singer-songwriter reveals a penchant for cryptic crosswords and an unremitting struggle with song titles…