Kelly Lee Owens // In Short

This year’s Visions festival descends on Hackney this Saturday. Are you ready? For the fourth year running the eclectic and free-spirited festival returns to venues in and...

Homeshake // In Short

We talk to Homeshake ahead of the Great Escape in Brighton, where they play our stage.

Moor Mother // Interview

“I want to scream at the top of my lungs and push things over.” Welcome to the musical mayhem of Moor Mother. Born Camae...

The Beach Venue // Interview

New venue the Beach comes to The Great Escape for 2018.

Tamzene // In Five

Ahead of her performance at The Great Escape, Tamzene highlights five records that have influenced her sound...

Zakia // Playlist

Ahead of her show at Maiden Voyage's maiden voyage, Zakia has crafted a playlist for us.

Denovali Swingfest // Mixtape

Free Mixtape from Denovali festival, happening at Village Underground and Cage Oto this weekend.

Goat // In Five

Ahead of their performance at Field Day, Goat name their top five Swedish festivals you’ve definitely never heard of.


Visions Encore anyone? Gengahr, Johnny Flynn and Ibibio Sound Machine at Oval Space

LICE // In Five

"The raucous and foul-tempered band share five songs that have shaped their destiny"

SPOT // Festival Review

Green Man was a joy. Shamelessly middle class at times, yes. But going on the music and lack of hangovers, a joy.


We tracked down the six-strong unholy Copenhagen noise rockers of Pardans for a chat about what makes SPOT festival and the city of Aarhus so special.

Boomtown Fair 2018 // Review

From heavy metal to bass weight, here are eight things we learnt at this year’s Boomtown.


Sound issues put a dampener on a strong lineup at this year's All Points East.

Mysie // In Short

Get to know Mysie ahead of The Great Escape First Fifty show...

Raw Power Festival // Feature

We get the organiser of Raw Power Festival to tell us more about 5 acts playing you might not know very much about.

The Great Escape // Playlist

Our Great Escape playlist in full

Jessy Lanza // In Short

We caught up with the Ontario pop-step sensation to ask her the burning questions about kitty litter, dog shows and goblins.

Shitkid // In Short

We catch up with Shitkid ahead of her The Great Escape Festival shows.

Be Charlotte // Playlist

Be Charlotte runs through her favourite tracks from The Great Escape Festival.

Test Pressing Festival // Listen

Test Pressing, a new multi-venue music and arts festival, comes to Tottenham on Saturday 28 April, featuring METZ, The KVB, Jacuzzi Boys, First Hate, Desert Sound Colony and many more.