New Music: Double A-Side Valentine’s Day Single – Bauer

What could be more perfect for Valentine’s Day than a new single from Bauer? And it’s a double A-side: “True Romance / The First Time”, which are featured on Bauer’s awesome new album “Impossible Is Nothing”, along with two exclusive new tracks! There’s a hauntingly beautiful cover version of the Aqualung classic “Strange And Beautiful”, 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 …

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 Bauer Album – Impossible Is Nothing – Out Now!

“Impossible Is Nothing” , the awesome new album by Bauer featuring the hit indie chart single “Made The Change” is out now and available to purchase at the links below: Amazon iTunes The band would prefer fans to purchase via Amazon for chart placing reasons. You can read my review of the album here: http://soundwavesreview.com/album-review-impossible-is-nothing-bauer/ 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 …

Free show: Kurtis Starkie, Red Light Effect, and Sonic Bliss Machine – Manchester 27th May 2016

There’s a great line-up at Dulcimer Bar in Manchester this Friday. It’s a free show, so if you’re in the area you should try to catch it! Kurtis Starkie is the talented guitarist from The Slow Readers Club, who recently supported James on their UK tour. I’ve featured the band on the blog before. They Read More …