Author: Zoë Radas

Interview: Gareth Liddiard, The Drones

“The creative process is sh-t,” says Gareth Liddiard. “You’ve got to make it seem like it just flows out of you. But it doesn’t, it’s awful. It’s stunted and it’s painful and it’s just sh-t. But it’s do-able.” What the...

Review: Grimes, ‘Art Angels’

Art Angels is a masterpiece: a highly concentrated formula of pop ideas, pop reality and pop imaginings of a better pop world. Four years ago Grimes released breakthrough album Visions, itself a bold and revolutionary work that...

Interview: Bad//Dreems

Sometimes you meet someone who has encyclopaedic knowledge of an interesting subject, and sometimes that person turns their knowledge into songs, and sometimes – very rarely – those songs are brilliant. That’s the deal with...

Crafting your NYE playlist

Several years ago I went to an excellent New Years bash. One of the primary reasons it was so excellent was that our host (I shall call her Auntie, as everyone did) gave herself RSI by putting together a 12-hour long playlist,...