Music Interviews

This Might Be The Most Explicit Interview A$AP Rocky Has Ever Given

The 1,000-square-foot Wedgewood Suite at London’s opulent Langham Hotel, all antique bookcases and porcelain horses, looks like the sort of place minor royalty would...

Frank Turner Interview: The Tireless Punk Troubadour On Starting Again With ‘Positive Songs For Negative People’

Frank Turner sits back in the sunny beer garden of his mates’ Camden boozer, lifts a sugary cup of coffee with heavily tattooed hands...

The Courteeners Interview: “We’re The Biggest Underground Band In The World”

"You know what?" says Liam Fray, sipping a plastic pint cup of tea in a backstage Portakabin, a few hours before Courteeners headline Manchester's...

DIIV Interview: Zachary Cole Smith On Heroin Addiction, Recovery Culture And Channeling Nirvana On New Album ‘Is The Is Are’

January 2013. Diiv frontman Zachary Cole Smith is on heroin, alone in a remote house two hours north of New York. The heating is...

The Libertines Interview: Pete Doherty And Carl Barat On Thailand And Their Monster Of A Comeback Album

In Thailand, they have a saying about deeply improbable events. They say châat nâa dton-bàai, meaning it will happen 'one afternoon, in your next...

Wolf Alice Interview: On Their Eagerly Awaited Debut Album, The Simpsons’ Life Lessons And Not Wanting To Play UKIP Conferences

The Florin is the sort of unreconstructed Irish pub that is becoming harder and harder to find, even on London’s unfashionable Holloway Road. Racing...

Richard Ayoade And J Mascis Of Dinosaur Jr Talk TV, Nirvana And Ear-Splitting Noise

Richard Ayoade has made the awkward interview into an art form, as Channel 4 News presenter Krishnan Guru-Murthy discovered when trying to probe him...

Chvrches’ Lauren Mayberry Interviews Riot Grrl Pioneer Kathleen Hanna: On DIY, Feminist Protest And Dealing With Critics

Chvrches' Lauren Mayberry once confessed to NME that she once ditched an ex boyfriend because he didn’t understand her love of Bikini Kill. When...

The Maccabees Interview: Inside The “Traumatic” Making Of Their New Album ‘Marks To Prove It’

The Maccabees’ studio sits inconspicuously down a small side road, a stone’s throw away from the teeming concrete roundabout that forms the heart of...

Hudson Mohawke Interview: On His “Less Weird, Crazy” New Album, Learning From Kanye West And Working With Foals

It’s become customary for anyone interviewing Hudson Mohawke to make mention of how knackered he looks, how “absolutely fucked” he’s feeling, the toll his...
Advertisement