Imogen Mahdavi

Song Deconstructed: ‘Rock The Boat’ by Imogen Mahdavi

November 7, 2019 in Features, Interviews, Music

The rising alt-pop singer-songwriter reveals what went into writing and recording her brand new track about rekindling a fragile relationship…

Gabriella Cilmi. Photo: Jess Brohier

Song Deconstructed: ‘The Water’ by Gabriella Cilmi

September 23, 2019 in Features, Interviews, Music

The Australian singer-songwriter explains how The Doors, Scientology documentaries and two chords went into the making of her latest release…

Eli Musser

Song Deconstructed: ‘Die To Be With You’ by Eli Musser

August 30, 2019 in Features, Interviews, Music

A true student of popular music, this New York songwriter invites us to learn a thing or two about love…

The End Of America

Song Deconstructed: ‘Monsters’ by The End Of America

July 19, 2019 in Features, Interviews, Music

Brendon Thomas takes apart his band’s new song which was inspired by the plight of children in his US homeland…

The Heavy's Kelvin Swaby

Song Deconstructed: ‘Better As One’ by The Heavy

June 12, 2019 in Features, Interviews, Music

The West Country alternative punk band’s singer Kelvin Swaby reveals some surprising sociological and political observations behind their latest single…

Song Deconstructed: ‘Your Server Had A Bad Day’ by Haunted Continents

March 22, 2019 in Features, Interviews, Music

James A.M. Downes provides the inside scoop on a recent instalment of his single-a-month project, and it’s a cheeky one!…

Song Deconstructed: ‘Untie The Ropes’ by Komraus

February 15, 2019 in Features, Interviews, Music

The London-based cinematic electronic outfit’s singer and songwriter, Sara Rioja, explains how their debut album’s title track came to be…

Mozes And The Firstborn

Song Deconstructed: ‘If I’ by Mozes And The Firstborn

January 18, 2019 in Features, Interviews, Music

In the first of a new feature, we pick a new track and ask the songwriter to reveal the recipe…