Music Interviews

Justice – ‘Civilization’ – Song Stories

Gaspard Augé and Xavier de Rosnay of Justice tell us the story of their huge tune 'Civilization'.

The Vaccines – ‘If You Wanna’ – Song Stories

Justin Young and Árni Árnason of The Vaccines tell the story of the writing and recording of their song 'If You Wanna'.

Benga, ‘Forefather’ – Song Stories

Benga tells us how he created the raw, old-school sound of 'Forefather', how Kano helped him create the "banger" and why wearing Stone Island...

30 Seconds To Mars, ‘Up In The Air’ – Song Stories

Jared Leto tells us about how 'Up In The Air' came to be blasted into space, chatting to astronauts and how he wrote the...

Bastille, ‘Laura Palmer’ – Song Stories

Dan from Bastille explains the story behind the David Lynch-influenced 'Laura Palmer'.

Bastille, ‘Pompeii’ – Song Stories

Dan from Bastille tells us about the inspiration for the band's new single 'Pompeii'.

Gabriel Bruce, ‘Cars Not Leaving’ – Song Stories

Gabriel Bruce tells us about how saying 'I love you' for the first time inspired his new song and larking about on a massive...

Ian McCulloch, ‘Killing Moon’ – Song Stories

Echo And The Bunnymen frontman Ian McCulloch talks us through the writing and recording of 'The Killing Moon'

Wiley, ‘Reload’ – Song Stories

Wiley talks us through the writing and recording of 'Reload', and how he came to work with Chip again.

30 Seconds To Mars, ‘Kings & Queens’ – Song Stories

Jared Leto of 30 Seconds To Mars explains how 'Kings & Queens' was written at either end of a flight to South Africa, and...