In the final part of Tim Hall’s interview, Panic Room‘s Jon Edwards and Anne-Marie Helder talk about wider issues regarding the “industry” and Panic Room’s place within it.
You’re now signed to a record label after several years as an independent band. How did this come about, and how is it changing the way Panic Room work?
Jon Edwards: The band had been getting wider exposure following the release of Satellite, with great reviews, articles and awards in national magazines. So we were approached by an A&R guy from Cherry Red’s ‘Esoteric’ label – they wanted to launch