Category: Features

Making Of Me Jukebox: Kaleida

Ahead of a show at Birthdays today (October 18) celebrating the release of their debut album Tear The Roots, London duo Kaleida have shared the tracks that have influenced them, and lead to a sound that has landed them placing in…

Seven amazing moments of being Goldie Lookin Chain

The pursuit of rap perfection hasn’t always been easy for Newport’s best hip hop outfit, Goldie Lookin Chain, but nothing has stopped them trying since they shook up the international music scene in 2004 with their top 5 album, Greatest…

PREVIEW: Liverpool Music Week 2017

Now in its fifteenth year, Liverpool Music Festival is back for its annual celebration of the cultural hub that is our North-Eastern city. On Thursday 26th October the opening night of the week-long festival will commence with premium headliners themselves:…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Shiiine On Weekender

Where? Butlins, Minehead. When? 10-13 November, 2017. Who’s Headlining? Levellers, Embrace, Happy Mondays. Who Else Is On? The Wonder Stuff, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Peter Hook & The Light, Starsailor, The Farm, Wedding Present, A Guy Called Gerald, Dreadzone, Pop Will…

INTRODUCING INTERVIEW: Beckie Margaret

When Parallel Lines first announced Beckie Margaret’s debut London gig at The Waiting Room earlier this year, I immediately scrawled it in to my diary (using ink, none of that pencil nonsense). As an avid fan of Cool Thing Records (the…

INTERVIEW: NONN

The sounds of Stockholm coldwave sensation NONN (aka Christian Eldefors) have been buzzing around my brain since I first heard his vitally named single ‘Need’ back in April this year. The understated but urgent nature of his tracks resonate as deeply as…

INTERVIEW: David Gedge of The Wedding Present

Ahead of his second appearance at the Shiiine On Weekender with his band The Wedding Present, Kevin Quinn caught up with David Gedge to find out what they have in store… Thirty years since George Best’s release, what are you…

INTERVIEW: Shaun Ryder

Happy Mondays play Shiiine On Weekender this November for a second time, and in anticipation for the event we have managed to coax a typically no holds barred interview out of front man and 90s icon Shaun Ryder. He gave…

PLAYLIST: September 2017

There’s no need to lament the end of festival season this month, because our playlist features a whole host of artists and bands who are ready to fill your ears with new tracks and good times. Whether you’re in to…