Michael Cragg

Michael Cragg

Freelance music journalist mainly

I write about pop music. I interview popstars. I'm also the features editor at Popjustice and editor of BEAT, which is nice.

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dazeddigital.com

How “Scream” became the craziest video of the 90s | Dazed

How “Scream” became the craziest video of the 90s |...

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Shura drags up the everyday in her “Indecision” video | Dazed

Shura drags up the everyday in her “Indecision” vid...

1071659 article
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Lykke Li: the survivor

With her brilliantly brutal new album, the Swedish singer pulled herself back from the brink. We hear how there's salvation in her wounded rhymes...

Chandelier video article
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Sia on taking performance art to the masses | Dazed

Sia on taking performance art to the masses | Dazed...

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iamamiwhoami: force of nature | Dazed

iamamiwhoami: force of nature | Dazed

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Jai Paul interview

KFC with a genius – read Jai Paul's only interview ever and stream his debut album...

1061063 article
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A fairytale unicorn roadtrip with Little Dragon

The Swedish experimentalists take us on a US west coast adventure as they prepare for their big pop moment...

1074575 article
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Mapei's musical evangelism

The Stockholm based singer on Michael Jackson, lending her flat to Lykke Li and scrapping an album with Justice...

1099182 article
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#46 – Shamir

There's a whiff of the mercurial maverick about XL Recordings' new signing...

1090217 article
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Ten standout moments from Beyoncé and Jay Z's Paris show

An ‘Ex-Factor’ cover, addressing those break-up rumours – and a flawless Nicki...