INTRODUCING
Fresh from a stint supporting The Libertines on a string of European dates, CuckooLander, the alias of Holly Hardy, released her self-titled EP on ...more
Pawws; Molly Beanland; HOLYCHILD; Invader Girl; Lowell. We’re developing a steady obsession with pop bands with a bubblegum female vocal, and MY BOD...more
If you think your favourite new pop artist emulates the 80s pop scene, think again. You’ve not heard anything until you’ve heard GL, a Melbourne b...more
INTERVIEWS
Next week Swedish duo Wildbird & Peacedrums will release their much anticipated fourth studio album Rhythm on The Leaf Label, a record company syn...more
Introduced a few weeks ago as a band “capable of drawing the best of the Tilly and the Wall purveying twee-folk scene to combine it with the subtle...more
With their unique and interesting blend of psychedelic and surfer pop, The John Steel Singers have become borderline legends in their home-town of B...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
Wildbirds & Peacedrums – Rhythm
Great Pagans – Cupid in Error
Wild Smiles – Always Tomorrow
Ben Howard – I Forget Where We Were
LIVE REVIEWS
Marika Hackman @ Trinity Centre, Bristol, 27/10/2014
One day in the not too distant future, Marika Hackman will take to the stage to rapturous applause. Tonight at Bristol venue the Trinity Centre, she...more
Simple Things 2014 @ Bristol, 25/10/2014
Now in its fourth year, Simple Things Festival has become a highlight on Bristol’s music calendar. Boasting local acts alongside established interna...more
Annie Eve @ The Exchange, Bristol, 22/10/2014
“We’re going to play a cover. This is the mellow section of the gig.” That announcement well represents the limit of conversation coming from t...more
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah @ Electric Ballroom, London, 10/10/2014
The concept of nostalgia as an industry is probably not a new one. People have likely, for centuries if not millennia, pined for things The Way They U...more