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Interview: Our Girl

No one has championed Our Girl quite like Emma Snook. So when news came of a brand new EP, Emma jumped at the chance to get them in a room for an extended chat. Normally is the first EP from Our Girl following the success of split single Sleeper. As well as speaking about the making…

Interview: MUNA at The Great Escape

Swapping Venice Beach for the Brighton seafront, L.A. trio MUNA more than lived up to the hype on their first U.K. visit, culminating in a packed New Shapes set at Coalition for The Great Escape. Katie, Naomi and Josette talked about partying hard with fans in the U.K., growing as a band organically, being blown…

Interview: Chastity Belt

Emma caught up with Seattle’s finest (and fun-est), Chastity Belt, in the middle of their UK tour and ahead of their appearance at The Great Escape in Brighton this week. They talked about befriending Courtney Barnett and her band, flaming drinks, confusing taxi drivers in Manchester, the joys of being in a band with friends…

Interview: Dua Lipa

Ahead of her sold-out show at Heaven in London on Thursday night, Emma Snook caught up with rising pop sensation Dua Lipa for a chat. They spoke about her recent jaunt to Texas for SXSW, mac n cheese, loving pop music, not having a Plan B and more. You can listen again below:

Interview: Phil Taggart

Emma caught up with Radio 1‘s Phil Taggart to talk about his Slacker night taking place this Friday at The Moth Club. The gig plays host to two of our brilliant Tips for 2016, Pretty Vicious and Love Ssega, as well as Girli and Hooton Tennis Club. They spoke about Love Ssega playing his first…

Interview: Will Street at SXSW

This week, I was joined on the phone by Will Street from Chess Club Records. Will was on the ground in Texas at SXSW – one of the world’s best new music festivals – and gave us the lowdown. He told us about stand-out sets from Billie Marten, Pumarosa and more!

Interview: Shura

A chilly Sheffield was the setting of our catch-up with Amazing Radio favourite Shura at Outlines Festival. Shura told us about recently tripping over on-stage supporting Marina and the Diamonds, doing her soundcheck in the style of Courtney Barnett, her admiration for Ghostpoet‘s BRITs commentary, getting into production and, of course, the lowdown on her eagerly-anticipated…

Interview: MONEY

Following the release of their second album Suicide Songs (a strong contender for Amazing Radio‘s album of 2016 so far), Jamie and Will from MONEY popped into Amazing Radio HQ on the starting leg of their UK tour. They spoke about the desire to start writing new music, working with Charlie Andrew, being self-critical, and much…

Interview: Daughter

Following the release of their incredible second album Not To Disappear, I sat down with Elena, Remi and Igor from Daughter before their gig at the O2 Academy in Newcastle. They spoke about everything from crying on stage, to their preferred activities on days off, to people connecting to their lyrics:

Interview: Nick from Sunflower Bean

In the run-up to the release of Brooklyn’s Sunflower Bean magnificent debut album Human Ceremony, Emma Snook spoke to the band’s guitarist and co-vocalist, Nick Kivlen. Nick told us about the music scene in New York, touring with some incredible bands and the making of the debut album.

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