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Interview: Linda Grant


If you took English at the University of Portsmouth and happened to choose the unit Literary Prizes and Public Acclaim in your second year you would’ve stumbled across a little gem of a book titled When I Lived In Modern […]


Interview: Menace Beach

“We just came over to Liverpool to get an emergency passport. We just realised that Liza didn’t have a valid passport so now we are freaking out about how we can get our visas in time,” laughs Ryan Needham, founding […]


Interview: Embrace

With six albums and a repertoire of timeless anthems to their name, Embrace are ready to hit the road again. Their eagerly-anticipated December tour will come to the Portsmouth Pyramids on December 16th. Currently in the studio, the band are well on […]


Interview – Blaenavon

For bands pinched from obscurity at a young age, that uncomfortable period of growth bookended by childhood and adolescence can be neglected. That coming of age is unnaturally thrust upon you without even a moment to contemplate. The blind leap […]


Interview – Gavin James

Singer-songwriter Gavin James, who performed at Portsmouth’s Wedgewood Rooms in early October, has had a whirlwind of a year. From supporting the likes of Sam Smith and Ed Sheeran on tour, to appearing on The Late Late Show with James Corden […]


The Galleon Interview: DMA’s

Australian music is having a bit of a moment right now. Even for all of her reticence towards fame, Sia continues to dominate the charts globally. The likes of Lorde and Iggy Azalea have also enjoyed consistent streams of mainstream […]


Interview: Hands Like Houses

With three pints of lager and a Guinness ordered, I sit down for a very civilised and charming interview with Aussie rockers Hands Like Houses. We’re sat near the back in The Bold Forester pub on Southsea’s Albert Road, inconspicuously nestled […]

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