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An exploration of movements, scenes, themes and prolific musical careers.
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Where I Am Now: Fontaines D.C.

"I think we always base success off how we feel about the record we’ve just written. It’s always important to ground a view of…

10 Minutes with... Karen O

"And Nick, I basically consider him as like my soulmate. When we first met, I thought, is he like my number one romantic soulmate?! But he…

In Profile: yeule

"I kept feeling as though I had to create something that was the 'glitch incarnate'. Something that allows me to accept that even though this idyllic…

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A Rough Guide To: Contemporary Emo

Loud, blistering and emotional. The emergence of the term 'emo' seemed a clever label around the year of 1985, as spearhead bands such as Rites Of…

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Ranked: Björk's Greatest Albums

"Although she’s flirted with the world of more accessible instant-gratification alt-pop, Björk is essentially an Artist. With a capital A." Tracing the musical journey of…

In Profile: The Get Up Kids

"In the mid-90s, emo was still strictly adherent to its hardcore roots. The idea of any punk band flirting with a hook let alone accessibility was…

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Ranked: Nick Cave's Greatest Albums

"Cave paints such a picture in this gruesome soap opera. You can visualize yourself there amongst all the characters." Where to start with Nick Cave. A…

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Ranked: Lana Del Rey's Greatest Albums

"These songs cut deep and don’t heal, NFR is an ESSENTIAL album. You should all own it. Like Joni’s Blue this record will be…

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Where I Am Now: Oliver Sim

"What Brian Molko meant to me as a teenager, Perfume Genius means to me as an adult."Interview by Emily Waller Photos by James George Potter…

5 Life Lessons From Interpol's 'Turn On The Bright Lights' Lyrics

Leading a resurgence of New York rock music, Interpol’s Turn on the Bright Lights, which celebrates its 20th year today, is a miracle of an…