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How Trent Reznor survived a label feud to create Pretty Hate Machine

Thirty years ago, the zeitgeist was temporarily hijacked by angry young musicians driven by one artistic imperative above all others: the urge to not fit in. Ed Power reflects on one of the best records of its time, and how it keeps coming back in strange ways

James Blunt interview: ‘Get the f*** on with Brexit’

The singer-songwriter talks to Ed Cumming about political limbo, his personal new album, being mistaken for a Star Wars fan, and why being on stage is like removing your clothes and not impressing anyone