INTRODUCING
It’s been a while since psych-slung garage music ruled the roost. Back when the scene was dominated by all-powerful US bands like Black Rebel Motorc...more
Bunderland is the solo project of Ben Sunderland, an Edinburgh based singer songwriter whose previous band Chasing Owls were celebrated on the Scottis...more
Our love affair with all things pop doesn’t look set to end any time soon. LOUDS are the latest band to reinstall our feels, thanks to a shiny new d...more
INTERVIEWS
I visit Grammy-winning vocalist Lady Rizo at her Edinburgh apartment to talk song-writing, divahood, and survival against the backdrop of her most suc...more
Born out of the San Deigo music scene but with roots in the Cayman Islands and the Lebanon, Gunakadeit is the latest pop darling to grace the internet...more
Swedish singer songwriter Alice Boman is set to tour North America this autumn, with dates already announced and more on the way. It’s an exciting t...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
Sinkane – Mean Love
PHOX – PHOX
The Sea The Sea – Love We Are We Love
Client – Authority
LIVE REVIEWS
Green Man 2014 @ Glanusk, Wales, 14/08/2014 – 17/08/214
Green Man 2014 does not seem an obvious choice to locate a protest about the Vietnam War. Yet amid the song of vendors melodiously hawking garlic brea...more
Beacons Festival 2014 @ Skipton, 07/08/2014 – 10/08/2014
Many of us are constantly seeking to escape from the mundane nature of British weather. We excitedly wait for the summer to arrive, eager to capitalis...more
Elephant Stone – The Three Poisons
There is a point during Elephant Stone’s “Child of Nature” where the backing vocals of a nameless woman echo the minor scale downturn of Danny E...more
Cambridge Folk Festival 2014 @ Cherry Hinton Hall, 31/07/2014 – 3/08/2014
It may not be as big as Glastonbury or as hip as Latitude, but as it turns 50, it's clear that Cambridge Folk Festival is doing something right. A com...more