Getting schooled by Grammar: Hannah Reid interviewed

After years of feeling belittled in a predominantly male business, Hannah Reid decided enough was enough and, with her band London Grammar, has produced a record that confronts sexism in the music industry

10th April, 2021
Getting schooled by Grammar: Hannah Reid interviewed
London Grammar release their new album California Soil this week

Minutes into talking with Hannah Reid, the lead singer with London Grammar, it becomes obvious – à la that famous line in the incendiary speech by Peter Finch in the movie Network – that she is ‘not going to take this anymore’. ‘This’, she clarifies, is music industry misogyny, and London Grammar’s new album, Californian Soil, is the manifestation of her resistance.

“Being a woman in the music industry...

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