Matthew Kent

Freelance writer/editor

United Kingdom

Enthusiastic and passionate music journalist well-versed in covering and unearthing new artists and telling their stories.

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On The Rise: Billie Eilish

As she gears up for a return to the UK to play her biggest London headline show to date, we catch up with preternaturally-talented singer / songwriter Billie Eilish to find out just why she loves avocados so much.

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On The Rise: Silver Sphere

Through a web of friendships, Silver Sphere's Sophie Cates has thrown herself into new sounds and spaces, creating supportive communities both online and offline.

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Nine Songs: Joe Lycett

From the perfect chillout song to an out and out banger, the comedian talks Matthew Kent through the pivotal songs in his life.

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Nine Songs: Self Esteem

Spending an hour talking to Rebecca Lucy Taylor, AKA Self Esteem about the pivotal songs in her life is a total joy, but as well as reflecting on the songs that matter to her, she's also got work to do.

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On the Rise: Lilla Vargen

Lilla Vargen’s journey is a tale of coincidence and luck grounded by an unfiltered songwriting prowess.