Single Review: Claire Reneé – Red Lights

Claire Reneé is a classically trained dancer and singer/songwriter, who is currently based in Los Angeles, California. She performs a fusion of Neo-Soul and R&B and today I will be reviewing her single ‘Red Lights’ which was released on April 7th 2021 as part of the album ‘Wings’. ‘Red Lights’ opens with a sustained and … Continue reading Single Review: Claire Reneé – Red Lights

Single Review: Boon – Can’t Be Love

Boon is an 18-year-old dark pop musician from Nashville, Tennessee and today I will be reviewing their single ‘Can’t Be Love’ which was released on 13th July 2021. ‘Can’t Be Love’ opens with a guitar line, which blends with Boon’s vocals, and the harder, rougher electronic percussive beats. Boon has a good voice, it’s melodic … Continue reading Single Review: Boon – Can’t Be Love

Single Review: Beth Macari – Love You More

Beth Macari is a soul singer/songwriter from Newcastle, and this isn’t the first time I’ve reviewed the artist, you can check out more here. Today, I will be reviewing her single ‘Love You More’ which was released on July 30th 2021. ‘Love You More’ opens with a smooth, melodic intro, light percussive adding to the … Continue reading Single Review: Beth Macari – Love You More

Single Review: Nelson Sobral – In The Middle Of The Night

Nelson Sobral is a Toronto based guitarist and singer/songwriter, he performs music infused with country, northern soul and urban blues. Today, I will be reviewing his single ‘In The Middle Of The Night’ which was released on July 30th 2021. ‘In The Middle Of The Night’ opens with a quite jaunty, guitar and percussion driven … Continue reading Single Review: Nelson Sobral – In The Middle Of The Night

Single Review: Corpse Husband – E-Girls Are Ruining My Life!

Corpse Husband is an American YouTuber and musician, he is perhaps best known for his horror story narration videos on YouTube, he himself has a preference for reading true horror stories, either shared by fans or from subreddits such as r/NoSleep and r/LetsNotMeet. He is also noted for his very deep voice, which lends itself … Continue reading Single Review: Corpse Husband – E-Girls Are Ruining My Life!

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