Music: Interviews

Lemon Bucket Orkestra: Fringe First Award

Describe your 2017 show to us We are only back for one gig, performing as part of the Canada Hub and Nothing Ever Happens Here…live music season. Last year we played a bunch of underground concerts during Fr...

Kandace Springs

Protégé of Prince, pianist and singer Kandace Springs brings her soulful, smoky sounds to the Jazz & Blues Festival Kandace Springs swears she didn’t know the connection between the song she began her au...

Jarvis Cocker and Chilly Gonzales

Through music, dance and film, Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker and musician Chilly Gonzales take a nostalgic look at the golden era of Hollywood As frontman of Britpop veterans Pulp, Jarvis Cocker has proved his s...

The Toxic Avenger

To legions of rock fans, he is the keyboardist of New Jersey stadium fillers Bon Jovi. But there's more to David Bryan than big hair and power ballads. The Julliard-trained musician is also an accomplished co-w...

Emma Pollock

Comedy and theatre have long been mainstays of the Fringe programme, with theatre, opera and classical music the preserve of the International Festival – and rock and pop a rarer occurrence all round. As the...

Young Fathers

Hard though it may be to credit during August, when the festival city is teeming with artists and audiences, Edinburgh is not always a nurturing environment for creative expression, according to acclaimed elect...