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The Best Fit Interview

John Giddings on the Isle Of Wight Festival: “Characters keep the music business alive”

The industry veteran talks Spotify, altruism, and the brilliantly shit Sex Pistols.

Natalie Prass: “It’s hard for me not to write from a personal place”

Best Fit meets the incredible Natalie Prass, a singer currently taking SXSW by storm, finding out how she arrived at the heartbreaking songs that make up her incredible self-titled debut.

Idlewild: “It is easy to lose perspective when you’re playing Barrow-on-Furness on Tuesday night”

The Scottish alt. rock legends return to chat about their new album and tonight's London show.

Sentimental Lies and Death Bed Daydreams: Best Fit presents an Introduction to Michael Feuerstack

To celebrate the release of The Forgettable Truth, Best Fit has curated an introduction to Michael Feuerstack with assistance from Arcade Fire's Richard Reed Parry, Julie Doiron and The Luyas Jessie Stein amongst others

Krill: “The seven-minute rock song is back!”

We talk Boston, long songs, dogs and apple cores with Krill.

The Districts: “We like to experiment with the original idea”

We talk Tom Waits, growing up in a small town, and Good Housekeeping with the youthful Pennsylvania quartet.

Renaissance Woman: Charli XCX

With new record Sucker confirming her talent as both performer and writer, Charli XCX opens up about the formula behind twenty-first century popstardom.

Sleater-Kinney: “We’re still a work in progress”

As the legendary Olympia trio release their first full-length in a decade, Corin Tucker discusses the best-kept secret of 2014 with Best Fit.

Childhood: “We write pop songs because we like them”

We talk to Childhood about their brilliant year, the future of guitar music and the meaning of success.

Tanya Tagaq: “It’s an issue having people coming and telling you how to live from so far away”

Andy Hannah speaks to the Polaris-winning Tanya Tagaq, to find a woman making an impassioned defence of a way of life that's under threat from a number of sources.

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