Mike Skinner

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Capital sounds: Fontaines D.C. Photograph: Grayce Leonard

What: Local rock’n’rollers Where: Dublin Why: Rock’n’roll is an established genre with a rich history, so a band coming to the genre these days can (...)

Editor of cultural publication District Magazine Eric Davidson, and DJ Colin Perkins

If you could change one thing about where you’re from, what would that be? Colin: The weather. Eric: That’s true! That would change a lot of things.(...)

Kiesza was due to headline the Bare in the Woods festival

The Bare in the Woods Festival has been postponed by its organisers. The festival was due to take place on June 9th to 11th in Garryhinch Woods in P(...)

South London’s Jamie Treays doesn’t do things by half, which is probably why canvasmag.co.uk described him as “the bastard love child of Billy Bragg (...)

Kano: “I feel like people don’t give a f**k about albums any more. It’s part of our throwaway culture, with TV  and that, that they make other things but not a full album. But it’s  what I do”. Photograph:  Ollie Millington/Redferns

Six years for an album is a wait by anyone’s standards, let alone in grime: an adolescent genre with the growth spurt to prove it. Not that Kano is(...)

One of several young British artists to be labelled unofficial poet laureate of the Millennial Generation, this 28-year-old Londoner has forged a repu(...)

It’s less than a month to go to the announcement of this year’s Mercury Music Prize shortlist, and Ladbrokes are first out of the traps with odds as t(...)