Top 10: 10 Minute Power Hour Episodes

So anyone who is a regular visitor to this blog will know that I am a fan of the Game Grumps, if you need further evidence of that then you can click here. But for those of you who do not know the Game Grumps are a let’s play channel hosted by Arin ‘Egoraptor’ Hanson … Continue reading Top 10: 10 Minute Power Hour Episodes

Product Review: Reign Energy Drink (Various Flavours)

Reign Energy Drink is an Energy Drink released in 2019 by Monster Beverage Corporation, which has 13 flavours. I will be reviewing a few of them below. Reign is also noted for having a relatively high caffeine content which as a both a writer and a student is very important to me. Razzle Berry This … Continue reading Product Review: Reign Energy Drink (Various Flavours)

Product Review: Red Bull (Various Flavours)

Red Bull is an energy drink product of an Austrian company of the same name, it is notable for its slogan and advertising campaigns based around the idea that "Red Bull gives you wings". Today I’ll be reviewing two flavour variants to the original or classic Red Bull product. Tropical Fruits Unlike other drinks I’ve … Continue reading Product Review: Red Bull (Various Flavours)

Product Review: Chupa Chups Soft Drink (various flavours)

Chupa Chups is a band of lollipop and other confectionery produced by Perfetti Van Melle, an Italian company. Chupa Chups are sold in over 150 companies and in a variety of flavours. The brand was originally founded way back in 1958 by Enric Bernat, and it derives its name from the Spanish verb Chupar, which … Continue reading Product Review: Chupa Chups Soft Drink (various flavours)

Single Review: Seth Glier – Stages

Seth Glier is a Grammy Nominated Folk/Pop singer-songwriter from Shelburne, Ontario. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘Stages’.  ‘Stages’ opens with a rising chime note that merges quickly into Seth’s vocals, which are rich and engaging, he has a voice that’s gentle, but not faint, one that is soft  but you never fail to … Continue reading Single Review: Seth Glier – Stages

Single Review: JD Allan – Bus Stop

JD Allan is a Glasgow based singer-songwriter and musician and a former member of the noughties Glaswegian rock band The Blimp. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘Bus Stop’ which was released on the 27th March 2020.  ‘Bus Stop’ opens with a nice mix of strings and percussion, a nice even tempo that’s easy … Continue reading Single Review: JD Allan – Bus Stop

EP Review: Come at the King – Crazy Ugly Beautiful

Come at the King are a London based, three piece rock and roll outfit and today I will be reviewing their debut EP ‘Crazy Ugly Beautiful’ which was released on the 16th November 2019.  ‘Crazy Ugly Beautiful’ opens with a truly fantastic guitar opening that builds and warps just enough, as the percussion opens, both … Continue reading EP Review: Come at the King – Crazy Ugly Beautiful

Single Review: Nowhere To Be Found – The Prey

Nowhere To Be Found are a four piece alternative metal group and today I will be reviewing their single ‘The Prey’.  ‘The Prey’ hammers forward, a nice heavy driving beat that just whallops you, and not only do I instantly love the vocals, but they perfectly fit in with the track. Also please comment if … Continue reading Single Review: Nowhere To Be Found – The Prey

Single Review: Josh Mover & The Shakers – Seagull in the Snow

Josh Mover & The Shakers are a Toronto based music group, fronted by the eponymous Josh Mover. Today I will be reviewing their single ‘Seagull in the Snow’.  ‘Seagull in the Snow’ opens with a building feedback distortion that makes me think of some of the funnest gigs of my youth, and also Tony Hawk … Continue reading Single Review: Josh Mover & The Shakers – Seagull in the Snow

Single Review: Jillian Francis – Won’t Be You

Jillian Francis is an indie/folk singer-songwriter who draws inspiration from the likes of Stevie Nicks, Bon Iver and Florence Welch. Today I will be reviewing their debut single ‘Won’t Be You’.  ‘Won’t Be You’ opens with a soft, acoustic guitar that resonates perfectly with Jillian’s harmonious and melodic voice. This one immediately gripped me, the … Continue reading Single Review: Jillian Francis – Won’t Be You

Single Review: Caleb Hyles – Believer (Imagine Dragons Cover) 

Caleb Hyles is a singer and YouTube personality from Montgomery, Alabama and you can check out my previous reviews of his music here, here and here. Today I am reviewing his cover of Believer by Imagine Dragons.  ‘Believer (Imagine Dragons Cover)’ is excellent, I actually heard this version before hearing the original somehow and that … Continue reading Single Review: Caleb Hyles – Believer (Imagine Dragons Cover) 

Single Review: The Samoors – P.I.A.F (Patience Is a Friend)

The Samoors are a three piece new wave/indie band from Tel Aviv made up of Yuval Simcha on Guitars/Vocals, Andie Simcha on Synth/Melodica/Vibraslap/Backing Vocals and Erez Oppenheim on Drums/Backing Vocals. Today I’ll be reviewing their single ‘P.I.A.F (Patience Is a Friend)’ which was released on February 8th 2020.  ‘P.I.A.F (Patience Is a Friend)’ kicks off … Continue reading Single Review: The Samoors – P.I.A.F (Patience Is a Friend)

Single Review: Only August – The Rain

Only August (also known as Andrew Reinhardt) is an Indie Folk artist from Toronto, the provincial capital of Ontario, in Canada. Today, I will be reviewing his single ‘The Rain’ which was released on the 12th March 2020. ‘The Rain’ opens with a soft, grilling acoustic theme, reminiscent of the rain, and then it explodes, … Continue reading Single Review: Only August – The Rain

Single Review: MarQuee – Rewind (Prod. ISAAC Beats x Beatz Ape-Rossi)

MarQuee is a 19 year old artist from New York and today I’ll be reviewing his single Rewind (Prod. ISAAC Beats x Beatz Ape-Rossi).  ‘Rewind’ has an offbeat, electronic intro, with the artist vocalising over it, before things really kick in, this song has just the best energy, it’s not too fast, but allows him … Continue reading Single Review: MarQuee – Rewind (Prod. ISAAC Beats x Beatz Ape-Rossi)

Single Review: Caleb Hyles – Country Roads (John Denver Cover) 

Caleb Hyles is a singer and YouTube personality from Montgomery, Alabama and you can check out my previous reviews of his music here and here. Today I am reviewing his cover of Country Roads by John Denver (ft. Jonathan Young). ‘Country Roads (John Denver Cover)’ is a cover of an absolute tune, I got re-obsessed … Continue reading Single Review: Caleb Hyles – Country Roads (John Denver Cover)