Band Interview: Greatest Hits (Interviewed By Me, Big G)

Scotland and Australia share a long history of cultural collaboration.  When you think of Bon Scott and AC/DC, Colin Hay and Men At Work, Crocodiles and Dundee…You can now think of Greatest Hits and me, Big G. I saw the (currently) three piece wonder-band on the 24th of May in Glasgow supporting Donny Benét on … Continue reading Band Interview: Greatest Hits (Interviewed By Me, Big G)

Haunted by the Past by Tom Neil

I walked through the woods, thick clouds hung in the sky, between skeletal grabbing fingers of bare branches which threatened to pluck them from the sky. The sunlight peeked through, barely illuminating the rough country trail ahead of me. It was late November and a frigid chill had firmly entrenched itself in the surrounding wilderness, … Continue reading Haunted by the Past by Tom Neil

Writing Challenge 1 & 2 by Tom Neil

Creative writing has always been a passion of mine, but even more so since I started this site I've had other priorities and so I've not been able to do as much as I've liked. So I recently decided to challenge myself by taking up a flash fiction writing challenge. You can check out my … Continue reading Writing Challenge 1 & 2 by Tom Neil

New Horizons (Part 1) by John Foster

A couple of years ago I wrote a book about music. The first pandemic lockdown was a month old; no one had any idea as to how long it might last, nor how it might end. We all shared similar fears, worries and concerns. But now that I was working from home, I found that … Continue reading New Horizons (Part 1) by John Foster

Single Review: Deathroll – Why is Your Name on the Deathroll?

Deathroll is a Japanese solo black metal project, from singer/songwriter, musician and Iwaki native Kazuya Niitsuma. Today I will be reviewing his latest single ‘Why is Your Name on the Deathroll?’ which was released on March 18th 2022.  ‘Why is Your Name on the Deathroll?’ explodes forward heavy percussive beats, and hammering guitars blending together … Continue reading Single Review: Deathroll – Why is Your Name on the Deathroll?

Single Review: Morire – Love Tale

Morire is a singer/songwriter, and I came across one of their tracks on Instagram last week and as I’m always on the lookout for new talent I decided to check them out. So, today, I’ll be reviewing their single ‘Love Tale’ which was released on 26th December 2021.  ‘Love Tale (ft. L-Dafar)’ opens slow, a … Continue reading Single Review: Morire – Love Tale

Single Review: Katherine Li – Never Had a Chance

Katherine Li is a singer/songwriter who I came across via Instagram, I actually heard a snippet of the song and really liked it but then my app refreshed so I had to backtrack and re-find it, and I’m glad I did because now I get a chance to listen to the whole thing and share … Continue reading Single Review: Katherine Li – Never Had a Chance

Single Review: Laufey – Let You Break My Heart Again

Laufey Lín Jónsdottír, more commonly known just as Laufey, is an Icelandic singer/songwriter and Cellist, who formerly performed as part of their Iceland Symphony Orchestra. She is currently based in Los Angeles, and is a graduate of Berklee College of Music. This Isn’t the first time I’ve reviewed the artist, and you can check those … Continue reading Single Review: Laufey – Let You Break My Heart Again

Single Review: JoJo Siwa – Nonstop

Joelle Joanie Siwa, more commonly known as JoJo Siwa, is an American dancer, singer, actress and YouTuber, known for appearing on Dance Moms, and for her association with several Nickelodeon properties. I hadn’t really listened to any of Siwa’s music until recently when I saw that she was not invited to the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice … Continue reading Single Review: JoJo Siwa – Nonstop

Single Review: The Driver Era – A Kiss/Forever Always

The Driver Era (stylised as THE DRIVER ERΛ) are a Los Angeles based alternative rock duo made up of brothers, Ross Lynch on Lead Vocals/Rhythm Guitar and Rocky Lynch on Lead Guitar/Lead Vocals. The band is formed from two core members of the now defunct band R5, which also featured additional members of the Lynch … Continue reading Single Review: The Driver Era – A Kiss/Forever Always

Single Review: Hironobu Kageyama – Cha-La Head-Cha-La (with Bonus Review)

Hironobu Kageyama (景山 浩宣) is a Japanese singer/songwriter and musician from Osaka, Japan. He is sometimes called Kami (Kei) by his fans. Due to his long standing association with anime, including being an original member of the Anison (Anime song) band JAM Project he has also been dubbed the ‘Prince of Anime/Tokusatsu Songs’. As I … Continue reading Single Review: Hironobu Kageyama – Cha-La Head-Cha-La (with Bonus Review)

EP Review: Sunrise and Ammunition – Triangulum

Sunrise and Ammunition are a three piece, psychedelic Rock outfit from Houston, Texas made up of Tyler Saucier on Vocals/Guitar, Chris Richardson on Bass and Chris Banton on Vocals/Drums. Today, I will be reviewing their EP ‘Triangulum’ which was released on April 1st 2022.  ‘Movers’ has a flurry of sound building, percussion, melding into some … Continue reading EP Review: Sunrise and Ammunition – Triangulum

Album Review: Grimes – Miss Anthropocene

Claire Elise Boucher, known professionally as Grimes, is a Canadian singer/songwriter and musician noted for their diverse and varied music styles. Today, I will be reviewing their album ‘Miss Anthropocene’ which was released on February 21, 2020.  ‘So Heavy I Fell Through the Earth" (Art Mix)’ opens with a distortion feedback, before bleeding into a … Continue reading Album Review: Grimes – Miss Anthropocene

Album Review: Doja Cat – Planet Her

Amala Ratna Zandile Dlamini more commonly known by her stage name, Doja Cat is a singer/songwriter, musician and rap artist from Los Angeles. She began making music early in life, and was discovered by Kemosabe Records and RCA Records who jointly signed her for a record deal at the age of 17. Now full disclosure, … Continue reading Album Review: Doja Cat – Planet Her

Album Review: Tenacious D – Self-titled Album

Tenacious D are an American comedy rock duo from Los Angeles, California, made up of Actors Jack Black on Lead Vocals/Rhythm Guitar and Kyle Gass on Lead Guitar/Backing Vocals. While Black and Gass represent the core members of the group, and have remained unchanged since the duo formed in 1994, they have occasionally been joined … Continue reading Album Review: Tenacious D – Self-titled Album