Music Interviews

Mas Agua’s Dave Ellis talks Travelling, Ben Howard and EPs

Mas Agua’s Dave Ellis talks Travelling, Ben Howard and EPs

Just hours before the launch of Beautiful Town Music Presents staged at the Gulbenkian, we spoke to Mas Agua’s Dave Ellis. Q: What are your influences? Dave: I studied music so we had to listen to all kinds of bands but probably Bon Iver, Ben Howard, James Blake and just ...

February 13th, 2015

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Playing the Olympic Park to The Gulbekian- Meet High Tide

Playing the Olympic Park to The Gulbekian- Meet High Tide

Prior to the launch of Beautiful Town Music Presents at the Gulbenkian, we caught up with James Baxter and Ben Gregory from High Tide at their weekly open mic night at the Black Griffin. Q: First off, what are your influences? James: Ben is mostly influenced by me and we’re ...

February 13th, 2015

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Brighton-bred band Fickle Friends talk to CSRfm before heading on tour with JAWS

Brighton-bred band Fickle Friends talk to CSRfm before heading on tour with JAWS

Ahead of their latest single release ‘For You’, CSRfm speak to Brighton-bred band Fickle Friends at LodeStar 2014 straight after their incredible set. Fickle Friends are Jack Wilson (keys), Harry Herrington (bass), Natti Shiner (vocals), Sam Morris (drums) and Chris Hall ...

October 2nd, 2014

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Pub-inspired, Triathlon-obsessed trio: The Subways

Pub-inspired, Triathlon-obsessed trio: The Subways

Straight after their hot performance at Lounge on The Farm 2014, Dave caught up with Billy and Charlotte from UK rock band The Subways in an exclusive interview in their backstage tent. Want to hear the full interview? Check out the boo at the bottom of the article.   ...

August 27th, 2014

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The Family Rain – ‘We locked ourselves in a basement for a year and fell in love with music again’

The Family Rain – ‘We locked ourselves in a basement for a year and fell in love with music again’

It isn’t that often that I fall for a band’s sound in its entirety, but that is what happened when I looked up The Family Rain. What is even more of a bonus is the fact that they manage to produce a thoroughly gripping live performance from start to finish and they are three

August 15th, 2014

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