Album review: Eclectica – Doris Brendel and Lee Dunham

Doris Brendel and Lee Dunham will release a new album on 1st May 2017. “Eclectica” is a collection of 10 songs which they’ve been working on for over 2 years. It follows their fabulous 2015 album, “Upside Down World”.   I’ve been lucky enough to listen to a pre-release copy of the new album. It’s Read More …

Interview with Max Wegmann

Talented independent musician Max Wegmann released his debut EP, “In the Corner of My Eye”, this year. The EP contains 5 cool, bluesy, alternative rock tracks. You can stream the EP on Soundcloud and Spotify and buy it on iTunes and Amazon. After listening to his excellent EP I was interested to find out more Read More …

Gig review: The Slow Readers Club, SKIES, Puppet Rebellion – Oslo, Hackney – 26/11/16

There were 3 awesome bands playing at last night’s sold-out show at Oslo, Hackney, London. I was particularly looking forward to seeing Puppet Rebellion and The Slow Readers Club as I hadn’t heard of SKIES. PUPPET REBELLION I arrived late, slightly gutted at having missed half of the Puppet Rebellion gig due to an unreliable Read More …

Bauer – Manchester gig 24th February 2017 – Zombie Shack!

Following the release of their awesome new album, Impossible is Nothing, Bauer have announced a gig in their hometown, Manchester. They will play Zombie Shack on 24th February 2017. This event goes on sale on Friday 2nd December 2016 40 Early Bird Tickets available will also get you into a special exclusive Mikey Guitar & Read More …

New Music: Resolve EP – velettes

Back in June, I interviewed velettes after the release of their awesome EP “Colour Studies”. They have now released their second EP, “Resolve”. The new EP features 5 brilliant tracks: Revive (I’m Drifting) Out of Phase Study No. 2 101 Nights Resolve These songs have an uplifting vibe. “Revive” is quite dancey, calling to mind Read More …

New Music – The Man On The Moon – Burning Astronomers

“The Man On The Moon” is the latest single from the prolific songwriting duo Burning Astronomers. This band are producing very unique music. The new single is one of the best songs I’ve heard from them so far. About the song: Man On The Moon was barely more than an idea the early stages. It Read More …

Featured Artist: Liam McClair

Talented Manchester based singer/songwriter Liam McClair has two great releases available on Bandcamp. Honest is a wonderfully mellow, acoustic folk 4-track EP. I found out about him today while scrolling on Twitter. The first song I listened to was his latest release, the single “Hunted”. It’s brilliant. Melodic, catchy, with beautiful vocals. The single on Read More …

New release: Made The Change – Bauer #MadeTheChangeCampaign

The new single from UK indie band Bauer, “Made The Change”, is out today! There’s also an exclusive new ‘b-side’ track “Forever Fighting”. The single is available via iTunes or Amazon. The band have a campaign at the moment to try to get the single in the charts. If you’d like to help with this, please Read More …

Gig announcement: The Red-sided Garter Snakes!

  Back in May I told you about the Pledge Music campaign for The Red-sided Garter Snakes’ new album, “Blue Lake”. The band have almost reached their goal. They’re currently at 81%. You still have time to get involved and pre-order the album at the following link: http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/redsidedgartersnakes The Red-sided Garter Snakes have just announced Read More …

Gig review: The Slow Readers Club and Jackals Rose – Birthdays, London – 30 Apr 2016

I arrived at Birthdays last night just as Jackals Rose took to the stage. This young band are very impressive. They blasted some catchy and anthemic indie/rock music. They also did a brilliant cover of The Rolling Stones’ classic, “Sympathy For The Devil”. I think this band could go far. I didn’t know much of Read More …