Single Review: Vialetters – Ulysses

Vialetters are a band from Hull made up of Connor Flanagan, Jimmy Williams, Ben Smith, Ollie Mudd and Elliott Gibson. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘Ulysses’ which you can check out below. ‘Ulysses’ kicks off quickly, immediately picking up a nice high energy beat, this slightly tapers off as the vocals kick in, … Continue reading Single Review: Vialetters – Ulysses

Single Review: Springfield – Liquorice

Springfield is a five piece indie/rock group from Whitehaven made up of Rhys Pritchard on Vocals/Guitar, Lewis Pritchard on Guitar, Ben Tucker on Bass and Mitchell Sloan on Drums. Today I will be reviewing their single ‘Liquorice’ which was released on March 6th 2020.  ‘Liquorice’ kicks off fast, a physical blast of intensity hits you, … Continue reading Single Review: Springfield – Liquorice

Single Review: Quiche – Dazed

Quiche are a six piece psychedelic rock group based in Glasgow made up of Juan Laforet on Guitar/keyboard/Vocals, Jack Borrill on Bass/Vocals, Jamie McAuley on Guitar/Backing Vocals, Tommo Miller on Guitar, Nate Bennet on Keyboard/Sax and Ally Stirrat on Drums/Percussion. Today, I will be reviewing their single ‘Dazed’ which is off their EP ‘Cardboard Sunset’. … Continue reading Single Review: Quiche – Dazed

EP Review: Lucky Iris – Turns Out We Should Have Stayed at Home

Lucky Iris are a two piece alt-pop group from Leeds made up of Maeve and Jasper and today I will be reviewing their EP ‘Turns Out We Should Have Stayed at Home’ which was released on the 25th April 2020. ‘Get Ready With Me’ opens with some synthy jangling chords that slowly blend with the … Continue reading EP Review: Lucky Iris – Turns Out We Should Have Stayed at Home

Single Review: Malese Jow – Trying to Sleep

Elizabeth Melise Jow more commonly known as Malese Jow or simply Melise is an American actress and singer. I first saw Melise on The Vampire Diaries as Anna and I fell in love with her character, she brought a depth and innocence to the role that really helped me to engage with her story arc. … Continue reading Single Review: Malese Jow – Trying to Sleep

Single Review: Päter – Dam, Damn

While there’s a lot of varying content on TikTok - including incredible scripted series, fantastic cosplays and just plain wholesome laughs - it’s not the place I would first think of for new music recommendations, and yet... On my For You page, sandwiched between a DnD shitpost and an Animal Crossing Cosplayer I found Päter’s … Continue reading Single Review: Päter – Dam, Damn

A Comic-Con Goers Tips to Protesting 

These past weeks have seen a huge increase in peaceful protests across the world in response to the continued police brutality that black and brown people face everyday. At time of writing, there are ongoing protests every day in all 50 states across America and I’m preparing to attend the Black Lives Matter protesting Glasgow … Continue reading A Comic-Con Goers Tips to Protesting 

Poem #1 by Lorenzo Dozier

You see I struggle as a black man, keep my problems within. Living the ways of a stereotype It boggles my skin. I get angry with the Fact I am labeled as Ignorance What’s wrong with your mindset? Are you Scared that I’m different? You see I’m tired of the world saying I’m Some kind … Continue reading Poem #1 by Lorenzo Dozier

Single Review: Wayne McFarlane – Nothing Like You

Wayne McFarlane is a singer-songwriter from Wallsend, Newcastle Upon Tyne and today I will be reviewing their single ‘Nothing Like You’. ‘Nothing Like You’ has a very vibrant, piano led intro that just soothes your soul, I found myself slipping into the cadence of the track almost instantly, and McFarlane’s voice is powerful and works … Continue reading Single Review: Wayne McFarlane – Nothing Like You

Single Review: Lisa – Primitive Us

Lisa is an exceptionally talented singer-songwriter and today I will be reviewing her track ‘Primitive Us’.  ‘Primitive Us’ opens slow, Lisa’s deep and melodic voice carrying us forward, the light percussion supporting her perfectly, and even as the song builds, and the instrumentals grow, you never lose the thread of her voice, which flows through … Continue reading Single Review: Lisa – Primitive Us

Single Review: Iain Robert MacLeod – Ain’t Nobody’s Baby Like Mine

Iain Robert MacLeod is musician and producer from Musselburgh, Scotland who founded the Honest Sound Studio. I previously reviewed Iain Robert MacLeod’s album ‘Phone Recordings’ and you can check that out here. Today, I’ll be talking about his single ‘Ain't Nobody's Baby Like Mine’ which was released at the end of April 2019.  ‘Ain't Nobody's … Continue reading Single Review: Iain Robert MacLeod – Ain’t Nobody’s Baby Like Mine

Single Review: Running Red Lights – Safety Pin

Running Red Lights are a four piece Indie/Pop/Folk group based in Toronto made up of Scarlett Flynn on Guitar/Vocals, Jeff Carter on Bass/Vocals, Dave Puzak on Guitar/Keys and Kevin Howley on Drums/Vocals. This isn’t the first time I’ve reviewed the band and if you want to check that out then click here. Today I will … Continue reading Single Review: Running Red Lights – Safety Pin

Single Review: The Churchhill Garden – Halo (The Cure Cover)

The Churchhill Garden is a musical project by Andy Jossi, who is also the man behind The Blue Herons. I’ve reviewed both the Churchhill Garden and The Blue Herons before and you can check out both by clicking here, here, here, here and here. Today, however, I will be reviewing their track ‘Halo (The Cure … Continue reading Single Review: The Churchhill Garden – Halo (The Cure Cover)

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