Single Review: Redd – Rogue

Redd (also known as Amy Louise) is a singer/songwriter from Bolton, Lancashire, who also happens to be a talented dancer and actress. Today, however, I will be reviewing her single ‘Rogue’ which was released on 2nd April 2021. ‘Rogue’ opens with a heavy, busy intro, the deep frenzied melody supporting Redd’s vocals perfectly. She brings … Continue reading Single Review: Redd – Rogue

Single Review: Leo – Heartbreak

Leo is an 18-year-old singer/songwriter from Portugal and today I will be reviewing his single ‘Heartbreak’ which was released on the 30th April 2021. ‘Heartbreak’ opens on slowly, but building piano chords, over Leo’s wonderfully melodic vocals. Leo’s username on social media is @Leoindreamland, and the tonal quality of this track, the ambient, warm and … Continue reading Single Review: Leo – Heartbreak

Single Review: Two32 – Sensation

Two32 is an R&B artist from Jamaica, Queens and today I will be reviewing his single ‘Sensation’ which was released on 20th June 2021. ‘Sensation’ opens with a staccato percussive beat that blends into a melodic vocal section before the singing starts in earnest. It has a nice, fast-paced delivery which shows both the style … Continue reading Single Review: Two32 – Sensation

Single Review: Halston Dare – Girls

Halston Dare is dance pop artist from Houston, Texas who grew up listening to her father perform in a barbershop quartet group and was influenced into a career in music as a result. She began writing poetry at the age of eleven, and songwriting at the age of thirteen. This isn't the first time I've … Continue reading Single Review: Halston Dare – Girls

Single Review: Yona Marie – Take Me To The Moon

Yona Marie (also known as Rachel Marie) is a singer/songwriter, she was born and raised in Maryland and parts of Washington DC. Her musical pseudonym Yona was inspired by the manga, Yona Of The Dawn. Today, I will be reviewing her single ‘Take Me To The Moon’ which was released on July 21st 2021. 'Take … Continue reading Single Review: Yona Marie – Take Me To The Moon

EP Review: James McLaughlin – Desuetude

James McLaughlin is a freelance producer, sound designer and audio engineer from Scotland who has been playing and composing music for over 20 years. He has experience working with a variety of different clients over the years and is available for hire now, if you have need of his services head on over to his … Continue reading EP Review: James McLaughlin – Desuetude

Single Review: EB – Sweet Girl

EB (also known as Emily-Beth Hill) is a singer/songwriter and musician from Oxford and today I will be reviewing her single ‘Sweet Girl’ which was released on May 28th 2021. ‘Sweet Girl’ opens with a warm, rising melody that flows wonderfully into EB’s synthy vocals and you just get kind of lost in them. A … Continue reading Single Review: EB – Sweet Girl

Album Review: Sheridan Smith – A Northern Soul

Sheridan Smith is an amazingly talented actress and singer, originally from Epworth, Lincolnshire but now based primarily in London. She has performed in a wide variety of roles in film, television and stage perhaps the most prominent of which included Janet Keogh (née Smith) in the BBC Two sitcom Two Pints of Lager and a … Continue reading Album Review: Sheridan Smith – A Northern Soul

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: 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: 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