For all of their inherent quirks, Young Fathers have always been a soul band at heart. This much was evident as early as their second EP, 2013’s Tape Two, and its warped Marvin Gaye-styled opener, I ...
Time Out Of Mind was the album that rescued Bob Dylan. Haunted by lost love, wracked by creative divisions, shadowed by health fears, it remade the blues for modern times and launched Dylan into the ...
“I am he and she is she/But you’re the only you,” declared Crass on the broad-spectrum invective of 1980’s Big A Little A. It’s a line quoted by Sunny War on Whole, the closing track on Anarchist ...
MOJO's new special edition features the finest writing on the Manchester legends in a single deluxe volume and is available to order HERE. While cultural historian Jon Savage recalls post-punk ...
Speaking in 2011 about the New Order/Joy Division joint singles compilation Total, bassist Peter Hook declared, “We did actually do something wonderful. And not just with one group, but with two.” ...
John Cale is The Velvet Underground’s creator of radical atmospheres turned unique, unpredictable songsmith. In this extract from MOJO’s new exclusive interview with Cale, he talks about his role ...
For an artist who very feasibly claims to have “changed music twice”, the fearsome Johnny Rotten hasn’t needed to churn out an abundance of records to get his message across. His rollercoaster ...
Nearing the end of the writing process for her second album Deep Is The Way, Australian singer-songwriter Gena Rose Bruce submitted to her music publisher what she calls a “dream list” of potential ...
Tricky’s biggest-selling album made him thoroughly unhappy. 90s fame and success made him ill, while an undiagnosed illness nearly ruined his life. In 2013, however, MOJO found him upbeat, candid and ...
INSPIRED BY PUNK, angered by Thatcher and in love with ’60s culture, the UK indie scene produced some of the greatest (and oddest) pop records of all time. It all began on December 28, 1976 at Indigo ...
Jessica Dessner: "This one song, on Mimi Parker's final record, holds all of the experience and feeling that catalyzed Complete Mountain Almanac." Rebekka Karijord: “I love the intensity and urgency, ...