Primal Scream bassist Simone Marie Butler explains how she got into playing and why learning your favourite songs is the best route in.
Q Magazine, in coalition with Fender, has today revealed Biffy Clyro's Simon Neil as the first ever recipient of the Fender Play Award at this year's Q Awards 2018 in association with Absolute Radio.
he winners of the 2017 Q Awards in association with Absolute Radio have been announced at London’s Roundhouse yesterday (18 October). Liam Gallagher, Gorillaz and Ed Sheeran were among the winners at the ceremony hosted byChristian O’Connell. In categories voted for by the public, Stormzy, Kasabian and Rag ‘n’ Bone Man also triumphed, while Q’s editors also honoured Viv Albertine, Wiley, Kelley Dean and more at the ceremony held at the Roundhouse in London.
Q heads to Paris for an audience with Pete Doherty. Plus: Q's Top 50 albums of 2016 and a 23-page tribute to Leonard Cohen.
U2, Muse, Bastille, M.I.A. and more spoke to Q at last night's (2 Nov) ceremony, see what they had to say
Here the full list of the acts who triumphed this afternoon (2 Nov) at the Roundhouse in London
Pick between Coldplay, Wolf Alice, PJ Harvey, Coldplay and Beyoncé for this year's StubHub Q Awards – plus get tickets for the ceremony now!
Is the best song of the year by Catfish & The Bottlemen, Biffy Clyro, Skepta, Bastille or The 1975? You decide... and join us at this year's ceremony, tickets for The StubHub Q Awards 2016 are on sale now!
Will it be James Bay, Noel Gallagher, Michael Kiwanuka, PJ Harvey or Skepta? Have your say now, plus get tickets to this year's StubHub Q Awards ceremony
It's The 1975 vs Biffy vs Coldplay vs U2 vs Muse in the 2016 StubHub Q Awards – plus get tickets for this year's ceremony now to see who wins