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: Waxlimbs – Dead in the Water

Waxlimbs are a four piece theatrical alt-rock outfit from Toronto, Canada made up of Will Jarvis on Guitar/Vocals, Lex Metcalfe on Bass/Vocals, Olivia Claire on Keys/Synth/Vocals and Paul Geldart on Drums. Today I will be reviewing their latest track ‘Dead in the Water’ which was released on their 30th October 2020.  ‘Dead in the Water’ … Continue reading Single Review: Waxlimbs – Dead in the Water

Single Review: Bling Rodent – Constant Smile

Bling Rodent are a four piece alt rock/dream pop group from Sweden and today I will be reviewing their debut single ‘Constant Smile’ which was released on the 25th September 2020 and is going to be featured on their upcoming EP.  ‘Constant Smile’ fades in slowly with an ambient guitar riff that breaks for just … Continue reading Single Review: Bling Rodent – Constant Smile

Single Review: Two Tone Television – Old News

Two Tone Television are a five piece, alternative/indie punk group from Glasgow made up of Liam McCombie on Vocals/Rhythm Guitar, Craig Bronsdon on Backing Vocals/Lead Guitar, Dave Murray on Bass Guitar, Neil Lovett on Keys and Chuck McAulay on Drums. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘Old News’ which was released on the 3rd … Continue reading Single Review: Two Tone Television – Old News

Single Review: Stealing Signs – The Coast

Stealing Signs are a four piece Alternative Rock outfit from South Woodham Ferrers, Essex made up of Nick Acton, George Wood, Steve Wheate and Will Daly. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘The Coast’ which was released on April 10th 2020. ‘The Coast’ has a nice driving bass line, and percussive core that leads … Continue reading Single Review: Stealing Signs – The Coast

Single Review: Anna Eisch – Rebreak Me

Anna Eisch is an alternative pop/rock singer-songwriter and today I will be reviewing their single ‘Rebreak Me’ which was released on November 15th 2019. ‘Rebreak Me’ opens with a light, jangling melody that perfectly supports Anna’s voice, which has tremendous depth to it. It’s one of those voices that just bleeds feeling, and I’m not … Continue reading Single Review: Anna Eisch – Rebreak Me

Single Review: Vulpine – Days Like These

Vulpine are an alternative rock group from Aberdeen made up of Pete Fox on Guitar/Vocals, Oliver Hamlet on Guitar/Backing Vocals, Duncan Caird on Bass and Stuart Campbell on Drums. Today I’ll be reviewing their single ‘Days Like These’ which was released on 30th March 2020.  ‘Days Like These’ opens with a light, melancholic melody that … Continue reading Single Review: Vulpine – Days Like These

Single Review: The Party Slogan – The Man I Would Hate To Be

The Party Slogan are a five piece Indie/Alternative/Garage Rock/Post-Punk outfit from Edinburgh and if you would like to find out more about the group then check out the  interview I did with them a while back by clicking here. You can also check out my review of their EP ‘Reasonably Good Indie Music’ by clicking … Continue reading Single Review: The Party Slogan – The Man I Would Hate To Be

Single Review: Vola Tila – All Alone

Vola Tila is an Alternative/Indie/Pop band from Stockholm, Sweden made up of Richard Andersson and Johannes Henrikson. Today I will be reviewing their single ‘All Alone’ which was released on the 13th December 2019. ‘All Alone’ has a very atmospheric, electronic intro that swells and builds around you, becoming subtly more complex, and easing you … Continue reading Single Review: Vola Tila – All Alone

Single Review: SPIRITBOX – The Burner

SPIRITBOX are an five piece indie/alternative rock group from The Netherlands made up of Ruben Schimmel on Guitar/Backing, Nick van Eekelen on Guitar, Hans Meertens on Acoustic Guitar/Keys/Vocals, Jasper Janssens on Bass/Backings and Tomas Dekkers on Drums/Percussion. This isn’t the first time I’ve reviewed SPIRITBOX either and you can check that out here. Today I … Continue reading Single Review: SPIRITBOX – The Burner

Single Review: The Naked Feedback – Echo Echo Echo

The Naked Feedback are a Glasgow based four piece alternative rock group made up of Dean Anderson on Guitar/Vocals, Callum Anderson on Guitar/Vocals, JackΩ on Bass/Vocals and Derek Whiteford on Drums. This isn’t the first time I’ve reviewed the band and if you want to check that out then you can click here and here. … Continue reading Single Review: The Naked Feedback – Echo Echo Echo

EP Review: Rory Gillanders – Waiting

Rory Gillanders is an alternative/indie/acoustic rock singer-songwriter and musician from Dublin, Ireland who cites his influences as Noel Gallagher, Springsteen, Dylan and Ryan Adams. Today I’ll be reviewing his EP ‘Waiting’ which was released November 2nd 2018, accompanying him on the EP is Stephen Gillanders on piano and Sam Thomas on percussion (he also produced … Continue reading EP Review: Rory Gillanders – Waiting

Single Review:  Offline – Seasons

Offline are a four piece Indie/Alt Band from Aberdeen made up of Dean Walker on Vocals/Guitar, Fraser Gow on Guitar, Ryan Whitmore on Bass and Daniel McDonald on Drums. Today I’ll be reviewing their single ‘Seasons’ which was released on the 15th February 2019.  ‘Seasons’ is a high energy track that opens with heavy fire … Continue reading Single Review:  Offline – Seasons

Single Review: Panic State – System Kings

Panic State are an Alt-Rock trio from London made up of Tom Horton on Vocals/Bass guitar, Scott Dunleavy on Guitar and Daniel Tweddle on Drums. Today I’ll be reviewing their latest release ‘System Kings’ which was released on 29th March 2019. ‘System Kings’ has a great hammering bass/guitar intro, it leads you into the track … Continue reading Single Review: Panic State – System Kings

Single Review: Painting Rockets – Boys

Painting Rockets are an Alternative rock duo from Edinburgh made up of Keli Thomson on Vocals and Stephen Christie on Guitar. I’ve previously reviewed Painting Rockets and you can check that out here, but today I’ll be reviewing their latest release ‘Boys’ which will be released on 19th April 2019. ‘Boys’ kicks off quite quickly, … Continue reading Single Review: Painting Rockets – Boys