AN INTERVIEW WITH…HIMALIA

Mojo20 have always been advocates for local musicians and artists and there has never been a shortage of any of these. It’s amazing how Lincoln on any given night can offer an amazing night of live music and within the city some of its most talented have almost become household names. But unfortunately Lincoln’s never…

An Interview With…RÜFÜS

RÜFÜS have been making considerable ripples around the world from the peripheries of Sydney’s indie dance music scene since early 2011. RÜFÜS’ combination of live instruments and electronic production create moments of absolute dance floor euphoria. You might not have heard of them yet but that’s all about to change… How are things in the…

AN INTERVIEW WITH…SKATERS

Love catchy guitar riffs and even catchier songs? Love The Strokes but wish they had more of a punk edge to them? You’re gonna love SKATERS. Based in New York, this four-piece are definitely going to be big. They tick every item on the indie checklist and I imagine they’ll increase their following a vast…

AN INTERVIEW WITH…THE RIFLES

The Rifles are one of the UK’s hottest talents and were instrumental in leading the way for other down to earth, working class, observational indie bands. Four albums in, and with the reformation of the band’s original line-up, they’re now set to take over the world. We recently spoke to the band to catch up…

AN INTERVIEW WITH…HIM

In late October, I had the absolute pleasure of seeing one of my personal, favourite bands of all time, HIM, as they played live at Rock City in Nottingham! What’s even better than that, is that days before the gig I got to speak to frontman Ville Valo and find out how life as the…

AN INTERVIEW WITH…INTERSTELLAR

  A British breaking America is a rarity, but Interstellar have taken everything great about British music, and planted it back in the middle of Atlanta, Georgia. On the verge of an LP and set to dominate the world very soon, possibly the most important ‘Before they were famous’ so far. Don’t miss this train,…

AN INTERVIEW WITH… CHAS & DAVE

Fresh from just appearing on Later… with Jools Holland, Chas Hodges agreed to talk to John Daulton for Mojo20.  Chas has so far had an incredible career, including playing in Jerry Lee Lewis’ backing band and being a member of the band who supported the Beatles on their last ever European tour. He is part…

AN INTERVIEW WITH…ROWETTA

Just ahead of rehearsing for an upcoming tour with the Happy Mondays to celebrate 25 years since Bummed was released, Rowetta spared some time to talk with Mojo20. The Happy Mondays, including Rowetta, not long ago reformed with its original line up. Recently Rowetta has also recently provided vocals for the Peter Hook and The Light…

AN INTERVIEW WITH…GOLDEN STATE

With the release of new single ‘World On Fire’ on the horizon, we’ve caught up with Golden State to talk about being featured on multiple TV programmes  their anthemic rock sound and what’s next as they sit comfortably on the cusp of world domination. Here’s what the Californian four piece had to say… How long has Golden State…

AN INTERVIEW WITH…INSPIRAL CARPETS

The Madchester music scene evolved in Manchester in the late 1980s and is synonymous with the likes of The Stone Roses, Happy Mondays and the Inspiral Carpets. Tom Hingley was lead singer with the Inspirals during this exciting chapter in British music. At the height of their fame, the Inspiral Carpets headlined Reading Festival. Now…

AN INTERVIEW WITH…LIFE

After a couple of previous alterations to the equation that has now become LIFE, it would appear that the four piece has landed exactly where they’re meant to be. With a nod from NME recently, a number of gigs still booked in, all around the country, and a look and attitude that mirrors a lot…

AN INTERVIEW WITH…DEAP VALLY

Over the past year, two girls from LA have cemented themselves as “the new White Stripes” and gained a legion of fans in the process. They’ve supported the likes of Muse, The Vaccines and Mumford & Sons. Also in the past year, they’ve released debut album, Sistrionix and played numerous festivals. A pretty impressive beginning…