Contributor Max Pilley

Sugar, We're Goin' Down: Sunflower Bean

Sugar, We’re Goin’ Down: Sunflower Bean

On third album ‘Headful of Sugar’, Sunflower Bean are railing against the expectations of the capitalist world and digging further into their own dynamic than ever before.

May 10, 2022 3:00pm

Class of 2022: Sad Night Dynamite

Class of 2022: Sad Night Dynamite

With a second mixtape and a massive US tour kicking off the year, Sad Night Dynamite are ready to explode into the new year with a bang.

December 14, 2021 2:28pm

Unchained Melodies: FUR

Unchained Melodies: FUR

Brighton’s FUR have taken their time, crafting a debut that sits pleasingly out of step with the current indie crop. With ‘When You Walk Away’, they’re aiming to bring even more people into the fold.

November 19, 2021 10:54am

Positive Thinking: NAO

Positive Thinking: NAO

On third LP ‘And Then Life Was Beautiful’, NAO is seeking out the good stuff and keeping her glass half full.

September 30, 2021 12:00pm

Animal Magic: LUMP

Animal Magic: LUMP

Bringing their experimental, collaborative baby LUMP back into the world for a second glimpse, Laura Marling and Mike Lindsay are revelling in the freedom of the project all over again.

July 26, 2021 12:00pm

The Full Monty: William Doyle

The Full Monty: William Doyle

On ‘Great Spans of Muddy Time’, William Doyle is letting down his guard, leaning into his eccentricities and paying homage to… Monty Don?

March 17, 2021 3:59pm

Cover Girl: Marika Hackman

Cover Girl: Marika Hackman

Marika Hackman spent the strange summer recording takes on Beyoncé, Radiohead and some of music’s biggest stars. “It gave me a big sense of relief,” she explains of her new ‘Covers’ LP.

November 11, 2020 12:51pm