The Charlatans: UK indie-rockers join the traveling Haçienda circus

Founding member Martin Blunt ponders the meaning of Madchester for a new generation ahead of the group’s visit for Peter Hook’s Haçienda Oiso Festival.

Metropolis, Apr 13, 2012



Ryoichi Kurokawa: SonarSound’s most intriguing act isn’t strictly musical

“Since European countries share boundaries over land with other countries, they share their arts scenes more naturally,” Kurokawa answers when asked about his decision to leave Japan. “The European scene is much bigger than Japan’s, and this means new art scenes are easily born and young artists can be more widely active here.”

Metropolis, Apr 14, 2012