Single Review: Steven Ryan – Burns Like Fire

Steven Ryan is a pop/adult contemporary singer-songwriter from Southern Ontario, Canada and today I will be reviewing his single ‘Burns Like Fire’ which was released on the 23rd July 2021. ‘Burns Like Fire’ opens fast, a striking chord that continues intermittently throughout, and I get my first experience of Steven’s voice, he has a powerful … Continue reading Single Review: Steven Ryan – Burns Like Fire

Single Review: Ron Pope – Various Tracks

Ron Pope is an American pop/rock singer-songwriter, from Georgia but now based in Nashville. He is also an artist that I absolutely love, and I cannot believe it has taken me so long to review any of his work. I think I first heard his music on the season three premiere of The Vampire Diaries, … Continue reading Single Review: Ron Pope – Various Tracks

Single Review: Heavy Broken Machines – We Are Here

Heavy Broken Machines are an Alt-rock/Darkpop four piece made up of Dav on Vocals, Graham on Guitars, Kev on Bass and Graham on Drums/Percussion. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘We Are Here’ which was released on the 16th April 2021. ‘We Are Here’ opens with a deep, gritty instrumental backing, a powerful fusion … Continue reading Single Review: Heavy Broken Machines – We Are Here

Single Review: Ike Rhein – Not For Me

Ike Rhein is a singer/songwriter originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan who is now based in Miami, Florida. He has had a passion and talent for music since a very young age and over the years has learned to play various instruments to become a multi-talented and multi-faceted artist. Today, I will be reviewing his single … Continue reading Single Review: Ike Rhein – Not For Me

Single Review: Steam Powered Giraffe – Various Tracks

So first off, I have been a fan of this group since about 2011/2012 and it is one of my biggest regrets in life that I didn’t get a chance to go along with Tori B Bearly to see them when they came to the UK in August 2016 to perform at The Asylum Steampunk … Continue reading Single Review: Steam Powered Giraffe – Various Tracks

Single Review: Arden Cho – Bubblegum

So if you’ve been keeping up with my posts over the past couple of days you’ll already be familiar with Arden Cho but just in case you need a refresher let me tell you more about them. Arden Cho is an actress, model and musician, born in Amarillo Texas to Korean-American parents. You may be … Continue reading Single Review: Arden Cho – Bubblegum

Single Review: Royal & the Serpent – Overwhelmed

So first off I actually came across the artist and this song in particular thanks to Tik Tok, getting music from Tik Tok has been an experience In and of itself, see the problem is Tik Tok is a lot, it’s an onslaught of sights and sounds and I suffer from pretty severe ADHD, the … Continue reading Single Review: Royal & the Serpent – Overwhelmed

Single Review: Beth Macari – Gotta Get Back

Beth Macari is easily one of the best musicians I had the pleasure of listening to in 2020, they are from Newcastle and bring a whole heap of soul and R&B to the North East of England. This isn’t the first time I’ve reviewed them either, you can check out more here. Today though I … Continue reading Single Review: Beth Macari – Gotta Get Back

Single Review: Robert Ball – I Need A Man

Robert Ball is a Toronto based LGBT+ singer/songwriter and today I will be reviewing his R&B infused track ‘I Need A Man’ which was released on the 30th June 2021. ‘I Need A Man’ opens with a twinkling note, backed up by some raw percussion before merging into a deep sultry beat that is just … Continue reading Single Review: Robert Ball – I Need A Man

Single Review: Arden Cho – Try

Arden Cho is a multifaceted artist, with success in acting, modelling and most relevant to this review, music. If you are unfamiliar with Arden Cho, she has graced our screens on various roles but most notably Kira Yukimura on Teen Wolf, Lexii C on Tween Fest, Arden Young on Miss 2059 and a recurring role … Continue reading Single Review: Arden Cho – Try

Interview with Chris Brecheen (Writing About Writing)

First off, tell me about yourself? I wanted to be a writer since a Halloween prompt in fourth grade. I think we were supposed to write at least a page response. I wrote twenty and fell in love with the feeling. Then I spent almost thirty years trying to figure out how to make it … Continue reading Interview with Chris Brecheen (Writing About Writing)

Single Review: AlienBlaze – Broken Hearted Or What?

AlienBlaze is a 19-year-old singer/songwriter from the UK, who blends the genres of emo, grunge and rock. Today I will be reviewing their single ‘Broken Hearted Or What?’ which was released on the 24th June 2021. ‘Broken Hearted Or What?’ opens with a building musical crescendo that breaks into the hard driven, percussive backed vocals … Continue reading Single Review: AlienBlaze – Broken Hearted Or What?

Single Review: Lonely Lost Boy – Don’t Be A Fool

Gordon Hennessy who is performing as Lonely Lost Boy is a singer/songwriter from Dundee, who has been involved in music since he was fourteen. Over that time he has supported a variety of other acts such as The Twang, The Sherlocks and Gerry Cinnamon. Today I will be reviewing his debut single ‘Don’t Be A … Continue reading Single Review: Lonely Lost Boy – Don’t Be A Fool

Single Review: KiNG MALA – Mercy

Areli Castro, also known as KiNG MALA is an El Paso born queer alternative soul singer/songwriter who is based in Los Angeles. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘Mercy’ which was released on the 22nd July 2021. ‘Mercy’ has a heavy intro, a rushing note that flows into KiNG MALA’s amazing vocals, rich and … Continue reading Single Review: KiNG MALA – Mercy

Single Review: Chord Overstreet – Homeland

Chord Overstreet is an American actor and musician, perhaps most well known for his role as Sam Evans on the Fox television series Glee. He is also the son of American country music singer and songwriter, Paul Overstreet. Today, I will be reviewing his debut single ‘Homeland’ which was released through Island Records and Safehouse … Continue reading Single Review: Chord Overstreet – Homeland