Category: Singles

THE SO SO GLOS – Diss Town

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‘Diss Town’ is a good single, filled with sing-a-long potential and catchy hooks. The So So Glos have a happy history of producing high tempo rock and this track will delight their growing legion of fans. The opening kick-in is guaranteed to get everyone bouncing happily, beer spilling as arms are raised aloft to join [...]

SLOW DOWN MOLASSES – Summer Sun

SLOW DOWN MOLASSES - Summer Sun

Plenty of praise is given to tracks nowadays for their ‘clarity’ and ‘high quality production’ yet the latest offering from Slow Down Molasses best take no heed of critics obsessed by a polished sound as they bring fans ‘Summer Sun‘ which is as wonderfully hazy and shoegaze should be. The lyrics on the record are [...]

SUBMOTION ORCHESTRA – 2L84U

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Submotion Orchestra have one of the most impressive instrument ranges I’ve seen in a while. Formed in Leeds in 2009, the seven piece band manages to flawlessly blend acoustic and electronic sound to the point where you forget they were ever separate genres. Regardless of what I think of their sound, I have to share that [...]

THE LEVELLERS + IMELDA MAY – Beautiful Day

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An exciting new release presented by The Levellers sees the inclusion of the amazing raw talent of the award winning Irish blues songstress, Imelda May. A treat for both The Levellers’ and Imelda’s fans alike, this is a punchy, fast paced and ferocious rendition of their popular hit ‘What A Beautiful Day’.  Driving bass and toms [...]

DMITRY KO & STARKILLERS – Where U At

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With huge EDM drops and big festival sounding productions being the thing of modern day dance music, artists Dmitry KO & Starkillers slot right in with a refreshing new track called ‘Where U At’. I recently heard a remix of Example - ‘All The Wrong Places’ by Starkillers - and I liked what I heard. Taking things to a new level, his [...]

NEIL DAVIDGE – Riot Pictures

NEIL DAVIDGE – Riot Pictures

As partnerships go, you could probably do a lot worse than Neil Davidge and Sandie Shaw. With producer credits on three Massive Attack albums under his belt, not to mention a wealth of film scores, Davidge is no stranger to the music biz. Yet even his years of experience pale next to Shaw – the [...]

SCHOOL – SoLong

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This month Swedish band School released a debut UK single called ‘SoLong’. The track is in line with the Scandinavian trend for accurate dream-pop still bearing some individual marks. School start this song with shoe-gazing sonics, then carry it through pulsating guitars and drums. The soulful and clear vocals of Alice Botéus, which lead the [...]

LOLA COLT – Away From The Water

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As soon as I pressed play on ‘Away From The Water’, the title-track of the new album by London six-piece Lola Colt, I felt as though I had been whisked back to the sand-whipped streets of the Old West, to a scene of which Sergio Leone himself would have been proud to have adorned one of [...]

FABLE – I Speak Words

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Fable is a brave new act on Brighton music scene. This project cannot be defined by the borders of one single genre – and that’s one of the best things about it! The debut track by Fable is called ‘I Speak Words’ and we say that it’s a perfect debut. Electronic rhythms and strong guitars swirl [...]

DAVENPORT CABINET – Everyone Surrounding

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The Davenport Brothers were two American magicians, famous in the 19th century for their tricks with musical instruments. Their name has been recalled for a band from New York who are making space for themselves in the alt-rock scene. Davenport Cabinet, born in 2007, are ready for their new album Damned Renegades to be released [...]