Album Review: Anderson .Paak – Oxnard

After teasing three singles, West-Coast based singer Anderson .Paak released his fourth instalment, Oxnard on November 2018, starring a high-calibre list of artists including Snoop Dogg, J Cole, and Q.Tip. The on-point production palette allows Paak to explore the sunshine soul associated with his funky feel-good style. The breakthrough of his critically acclaimed albums, primarily … Continue reading Album Review: Anderson .Paak – Oxnard

Album Review: Tom Misch – Geography

South-London Jazz songwriter Tom Misch’s debut album, Geography is a remarkable success. Starting out at 16 as a bedroom producer Tom began by self- releasing EP’s through SoundCloud and Bandcamp in 2011. His eclectic musical repertoire and largely self-produced music proves popular with the young crowds, making him one of the UK’s top independent producers … Continue reading Album Review: Tom Misch – Geography

Album Review: Metronomy – Metronomy Forever

English electronica band Metronomy just released their sixth studio album, Metronomy Forever offering an eclectic palette of grungy guitar rock, unexpected hits and eerie synth episodes. As a follow up from their 10th anniversary edition Nights Out, Forever is also punctuated by purely-instrumental cuts such as ‘Insecure’ and ‘Forever Is A Long Time’. Fans are … Continue reading Album Review: Metronomy – Metronomy Forever

EP Review: Rohas – I’m Not Okay

Tyler Rohas also known just as Rohas when he creates music, is a concept artist and musician from Bakersfield, California. Today I will be reviewing his latest release ‘I’m Not Okay’, an EP which dropped in October 2019. It takes a look at a hard period in the artist’s life, or as Rohas describes it, … Continue reading EP Review: Rohas – I’m Not Okay

Album Review: Aries Field – The Halo Behind the Sun

Aries Field is described as a one-man Hard Rock/Alternative Metal Band, from Italy and formerly a three man group made up of Fabio Stroppa, Francesco Barnabó, and Davide Valentini, once the band split up the project was continued by Fabio Stroppa who now does the bulk of production regarding the band. I’ve previously reviewed Aries … Continue reading Album Review: Aries Field – The Halo Behind the Sun

Single Review: Bear Shoe – OUCH! (Wisdom Teeth)

Bear Shoe are a four man Alternative/Punk outfit from Guildford made up of Matt Thienpont on Guitar/Vocals, Ivan Vasilyev on Guitar/Vocals, Elkan Lau on Bass and Ben Waites on Drums. You can check out a review I did of another track by Bear Shoe by clicking here. Today, however I will be reviewing their latest … Continue reading Single Review: Bear Shoe – OUCH! (Wisdom Teeth)

Single Review: Static Satellites – Spin

Static Satellites are a 4-piece indie rock band from Glasgow/West Lothian made up of Ross Whelan on Vocals/Guitar, Ally Taylor on Lead Guitar, Sam Carlyle on Bass and Ciaran Boyle on Drums. Today I’ll be reviewing their latest single ‘Spin’ which was released May 10th 2019.  ‘Spin’ jumps right in with a quirky formation of … Continue reading Single Review: Static Satellites – Spin

Single Review: Running Red Lights – Calls of Prudence

Running Red Lights are a four piece Indie/pop/folk outfit from Toronto, Canada made up of Scarlett on Vocals/Guitar, Dave Puzak on Guitar/Keys, Jeff Carter on Bass/Vocals and Kevin Howley on Drums/Guitar/Sampler/Vocals. Today I’ll be reviewing their new single ‘Calls of Prudence’. ‘Calls of Prudence’ opens with a soft flowing, ambient tempo that slowly incorporates percussion … Continue reading Single Review: Running Red Lights – Calls of Prudence

Single Review: Cloe Wilder – Save Me

So today we have another track from the phenomenally talented Cloe Wilder, this as you can probably gather isn’t the first time we’ve reviewed the 13-year-old, florida based dark pop Songstress and if you would like to check out some other reviews of the artist then you can click here and here. Also I was … Continue reading Single Review: Cloe Wilder – Save Me

Single Review: Beth Macari – One More Time

Beth Macari is a soul/pop/funk singer-songwriter from Newcastle and today I’ll be reviewing her latest single ‘One More Time’ which was released on the 21st June 2019.  ‘One More Time’ opens with her hauntingly beautiful voice, and a slow, sweet piano melody. Now I’ve taken a little break from reviewing music partly to deal with … Continue reading Single Review: Beth Macari – One More Time

Single Review: Jack Rabbit Slams – Crackerjack

Jack Rabbit Slams are a three piece rock ‘n’ roll/alternative outfit from Central Scotland made up of Rob McCombie on Vocals/guitar, Kristaps Baumanis on Bass and Sean Love on Drums. Today I’ll be reviewing their latest single ‘Crackerjack’.  ‘Crackerjack’ kicks off fast and builds, a complex fusion of instruments overlaid so well and built on … Continue reading Single Review: Jack Rabbit Slams – Crackerjack

Album Review: Laurie Anderson / Kronos Quartet – Landfall

Known for her electronic aplomb, Laurie Anderson’s newest collaboration with the experimental Kronos Quartet is subversive with moving documents of suffering and loss. The long-awaited pair has been in the works for “many years” says Kronos founder David Harrington. The album was released in February 2018 by Nonesuch Records. The fabulously iconic performative artist whose … Continue reading Album Review: Laurie Anderson / Kronos Quartet – Landfall

Album Review: Slipknot – We Are Not Your Kind

We Are Not Your Kind is the sixth studio album released by leading American heavy metal band Slipknot, on August 9th, 2019. The album debuted at No. 1 on both the UK Albums Chart and the US Billboard 200 and has received substantial critical praise for its experimentation. Slipknot once again worked with co-producer Greg … Continue reading Album Review: Slipknot – We Are Not Your Kind

Solo Musician Interview: Scott Candlish

Tell me about yourself? I’m one of the many hundreds of singer songwriters from Melbourne but now live in the beautiful city of Edinburgh and have been for almost 2 years. I have a healthy ambition for traveling, writing music and being stupid/having a laugh with friends and not taking things too seriously. I also … Continue reading Solo Musician Interview: Scott Candlish

Band Interview: Letters from Jett

Tell me about yourselves? How did you all meet? Where are you all from? We are four unique individuals, we like totally different styles of music and it comes together in our music to create the sound that we have. We are from different backgrounds as well. Luke and Trace are from the Midwest in … Continue reading Band Interview: Letters from Jett