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Music Interviews

Nigel Harman

INTERVIEW: Multi-talented director of Shrek Nigel Harman

Unplanned band to play festival

Unplanned band to play festival

Jason Donovan

Ten Good Reasons to see Jason Donovan

Paul Oakenfold.

ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL: Legendary DJ to make IOW fest debut

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Southampton teenagers to set sail for first Isle of Wight appearance

INTERVIEW: Moody Blues ahead of south coast tour date

INTERVIEW: Moody Blues ahead of south coast tour date

Suzanne Vega

Eighties pop star promises special treat at Isle of Wight Festival

McBusted

INTERVIEW: McBusted's Matt Willis on heading south after a whirlwind year for the supergroup

McBusted

INTERVIEW: McBusted thrilled to be heading south again

Dead Rabbits

Introducing: Dead Rabbits ahead of their headline show at The Joiners

Up close and personal with ‘the Voice’ Russell Watson

Up close and personal with ‘the Voice’ Russell Watson

Michael Ball

INTERVIEW: Michael Ball's 25 years at the top

Ian Siegal

INTERVIEW: Hampshire blues rocker prepares for city gig

James Bay

INTERVIEW: James Bay

Fatboy Slim

Interview: Common People headliner Fatboy Slim

INTERVIEW: The Bootleg Beatles

INTERVIEW: The Bootleg Beatles

The Stranglers

INTERVIEW: The Stranglers prepare to raise the roof in Hampshire

Steve Garrigan of Dublin's Kodaline speaks to the Daily Echo ahead of 02 Guildhall gig tonight

Steve Garrigan of Dublin's Kodaline speaks to the Daily Echo ahead of 02 Guildhall gig tonight

The Sherlocks at The Joiners. Pic by Leon Gateley

GIG REVIEW: The Sherlocks, The Joiners, Southampton

Of Mice and Men, featuring Tino Arteaga on the far left

INTERVIEW: Of Mice and Men bring metal bonanza to Southampton

The Australian Pink Floyd Show

INTERVIEW: The Australian Pink Floyd Show

Man Without Country at Bestival in 2013

INTERVIEW: Man Without Country

INTERVIEW: Folk legends to make Eastleigh club debut

INTERVIEW: Folk legends to make Eastleigh club debut

Bel Esprit

INTERVIEW: Bel Esprit ahead of their show at The Joiners, Southampton

INTERVIEW: Hampshire singer-songwriter Rumer

INTERVIEW: Hampshire singer-songwriter Rumer

SomaHigh

SomaHigh reach for the top

Preston from The Ordinary Boys

INTERVIEW: Preston from The Ordinary Boys

Biff Byford from Saxon

INTERVIEW: Biff Byford from Saxon

INTERVIEW: Konsta Koivisto from The Scenes

INTERVIEW: Konsta Koivisto from The Scenes

INTERVIEW: Former Everything but the Girl star Ben Watt ahead of his show at The Joiners

INTERVIEW: Former Everything but the Girl star Ben Watt ahead of his show at The Joiners

Wild Smiles

INTERVIEW: Chris Peden from Wild Smiles

Twin Atlantic

INTERVIEW: Sam McTrusty from Twin Atlantic

Pale S

Introducing Pale Seas

INTERVIEW: Ben Romans-Hopcraft from Childhood

INTERVIEW: Ben Romans-Hopcraft from Childhood

Winchester band Wild Smiles

Band set for wild time at festival

Bestival organiser Rob Da Bank

Records to be broken at festival

Lucy Smith - her distinctive red hair was the inspiration for the band name

Bright future for singer and her band

Shane Filan

Shane Filan fine ahead of Osborne Summer Concert

Glass Animals

Glass Animals

Claire Rutter and Stephen Gadd

Opera star is a dab hand at the ironing

The Novatones. Picture by James Newell.

Meet the Novatones: the 'ugly Sugababes'

The Rising perform

Rising stars...

One to Watch: Courtney Barnett

Courtney Barnett

Ian Anderson

Ian Anderson - Prog Rock God

James Toseland

On Track with his New Career - James Toseland

Endless Remedy. Picture by Stuart Martin.

Endless Ambition

Katy B

Katy B is on Red Alert

Nathan Connolly (centre) with Little Matador

Nathan Connolly from Snow Patrol on his new band Little Matador

The Answer

New Horizons for The Answer

Bombay Bicycle Club

Bombay Bicycle Club - Global 'Gap-Year' Inspired Album

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