Category : Interview

In The Middle with Matt Maltese

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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

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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

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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

In The Middle With Shame

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Causing havoc up and down the country, post-punk band Shame know how to put on a show. Starting out playing in South London pubs at the age of 17, three years on their success is taking them places they could only have dreamed about before. Marrying intrinsically political lyrics with … Read More

In The Middle with Lina

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Poppie Platt catches up with rising popstar Lina to talk supporting Little Mix, the eternal power of Avril Lavigne and childhood epiphanies where she just knew performing was her calling. Lina has continued to light-up the international pop music scene since winning Israel’s The Voice back in 2013. With tracks … Read More

In The Middle with Will Joseph Cook

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It’s been a successful year for genre bending Will Joseph Cook. Touring with Topman/NME and releasing a debut album, it’s been non-stop for the quirky musician. Arts Editor Tash Lyons caught up with him along his headline tour to chat inspirations, dream collaborators and future plans in general. TL: You’re … Read More

In The Middle with Mount Kimbie

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“We’ve actually been spending a lot of time back in the studio,” Dominic Maker reveals when I ask what Mount Kimbie have been up to in the week since their third album Love What Survives was released. As a band with a strong work ethic, they’re “trying to keep the … Read More

In The Middle with The Strypes

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The Strypes must be one of the most grounded bands around. This is somewhat surprising considering they rose to fame in their early teens and have gained fans such as Elton John, Dave Grohl and Noel Gallagher. The four-piece band from Cavan, Ireland, spoke to me before their Brudenell gig … Read More

In The Middle With Loyle Carner

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In The Middle Associate Editor Anastasia Roe sit down with Mercury-nominated hip-hop artist Loyle Carner to talk about his almost sold-out tour, exchanging tickets for football shirts, and his wonderful mum. “Welcome to the glamorous backstage!” Ben Coyle-Larner cries, otherwise known by his stage name, Loyle Carner, as we enter … Read More