Category : Interview

In The Middle with LP

7 days ago / 0 comments

American singer/songwriter, LP (Laura Pergolizzi), performed at Stylus this weekend as part of her ‘Lost On You’ tour. Music writer Katie O’Kelly asked her a few questions about her experiences in the music industry, songwriting, and how she feels about music streaming services. When discussing the European leg of her … Read More

In The Middle with Chelou

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Last week, in a cosy corner of Hyde Park Book Club, music editor Hollie Griss sat down with talented alternative musician Chelou to chat about life on the road, Leeds venues, and album plans. Since the beginning of October, Chelou has been touring all over Europe and the UK, “playing … Read More

In The Middle with Trudy and the Romance

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Liverpudlian doo-wop dreamers Trudy and the Romance bought their shuffling 50s 7pop to The Lending Room on the 15th. The 3-piece took the time to answer our questions about their brand new EP, their love for Leeds and their headline UK tour. Trudy and the Romance have the ability to … Read More

IntheMiddle with H. Hawkline

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Following the release of his fourth full length album, weird, wonderful and Welsh musician H. Hawkline, aka Huw Evans, is now on tour in support of Aldous Harding. I managed to speak to Huw just before the sell-out gig at Brudenell Social Club. After recording I Romanticise in both LA … Read More

In The Middle with Deaf Havana

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

It’s been a wonderful whirlwind of a year for Deaf Havana, following the release of their long-awaited 4th album All These Countless Nights. Coming to the end of the album cycle, music wirter Sophia Simon-Bashall sits down with frontman James and guitarist Matthew for a catch up… In the midst … Read More

In The Middle with Tom Walker

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Causing a quiet stir amongst the music blogs for over a few years now, Tom Walker’s rise into the mainstream was always going to be an exciting one and, with a sold-out UK tour kicking off in Leeds this week, writer Lucy Bradshaw hopped on the phone to chat to … Read More

IntheMiddle with Nick Mulvey

1 month ago / 0 comments

Gryphon Associate Editor, Robert Cairns, sits down with Mercury-nominated Nick Mulvey before his gig at Church to discuss his latest album, the impending doom of politics, and the importance of British rave culture.   Sitting in the dingy alcove of a backstage dressing room in Church, Nick Mulvey radiates amidst … Read More

In The Middle with Matt Maltese

1 month ago / 0 comments

Based in South London, 20 year old singer Matt Maltese has been rising slowly through the ranks since 2015 with his distinctive rich vocals and melancholy piano melodies. With an album and several EPs under his belt, this year has proved to be his most successful; opening for the Maccabees … Read More

IntheMiddle with Francobollo

1 month ago / 0 comments

Francobollo (translating to postage stamp in Italian) are the London via Sweden four-piece that put the weird and wonderful in indie music. Francobollo released their debut album Long Live Life in July, collaborating with the mercury and brit award winning producer Charlie Andrew. A favourite of BBC Radio 6 music’s … Read More

In The Middle With Bad Sounds

2 months ago / 0 comments

If any band knows how to throw a party, it’s Bath/Bristol band Bad Sounds. Composed of brothers Callum and Ewan Merrett and some of their mates, their indie-funk sensibilities are attracting the attention of audiences and music critics alike. I had a chat with singer Callum Merrett to talk musical … Read More