It’s Record Store Day this weekend… what releases should you look out for?

Arriving this weekend on April 13th, Record Store Day will present an opportunity to purchase classic vinyl reissues, limited collector’s editions and unreleased recording exclusives to help you celebrate your local record store. Around 400 releases make up this year’s offering (iNews) and will see music fanatics and collectors alike lining up outside local music shops to … Continue reading It’s Record Store Day this weekend… what releases should you look out for?

PachYa Turns to the Power of Eurovision to ‘Rebuild This Land’ and Unite a Continent

In an effort to circumvent the negativity surrounding the current political climate in Europe, Polish artist PachYa and her German producer Norman Gratopp are targeting Eurovision as the stage to launch their multi-lingual rallying cry – ‘Rebuild This Land’ in an effort to sooth international frustrations and bring nations closer together. PachYa’s heartwarmingly upbeat Euro-pop melody … Continue reading PachYa Turns to the Power of Eurovision to ‘Rebuild This Land’ and Unite a Continent

LIVE REVIEW – Captain of the Lost Waves | Shrewsbury Steampunk Christmas Spectacular, Wightman Theatre – 1st Dec

Steampunk is a rapidly emerging subculture and yet remains a concept that is still incredibly difficult to define. On the surface, it’s an imaginary foretelling of an emerging Victorian-era renaissance – complete with high fashion and peculiar gadgets. However, it’s overriding spirit is one that is deeply inclusive. For an audience looking to either embrace anachronistic escapism … Continue reading LIVE REVIEW – Captain of the Lost Waves | Shrewsbury Steampunk Christmas Spectacular, Wightman Theatre – 1st Dec

Wills & the Willing Team Up with Legendary Musical Icon to Deliver Modern Christmas Classic

Described by The Times Magazine as ‘the Ian Dury for the 21st Century‘, punk-poet and pioneer of the spoken word – Ian Wills has teamed up with godmother of Irish music – Moya Brennan (Clannad), to produce a work of rare beauty both methodically and lyrically. The track ‘Mercy’s Door‘, a follow up to 2017’s … Continue reading Wills & the Willing Team Up with Legendary Musical Icon to Deliver Modern Christmas Classic

Humble Ambassadors for UK music Chasing Deer Champion Cause for British Sign Language

While the allure of the music industry may appear to have had much of the finery and glamour stripped away in recent times, remnants of the charm and spirit for which we all loved music in the first place do still remain. Chasing Deer may be one of the hardest working bands in Britain today, … Continue reading Humble Ambassadors for UK music Chasing Deer Champion Cause for British Sign Language

Machine Age Link with Slumberjack to Go Global with Thunderous Electro-Rock Anthem, “Daggers”

While the laws of nature can often dictate that opposites will enforce a level of attraction, it’s not always the case that the results are in any way overwhelming. When Australian EDM heavyweights Slumberjack joined forces with Brisbane-based beat-maker Machine Age, it was with some wonder if such a cross-genre collaboration would be as divisive as the … Continue reading Machine Age Link with Slumberjack to Go Global with Thunderous Electro-Rock Anthem, “Daggers”

Ben Katzman’s DeGreaser – “Cool Points Don’t Pay The Rent”

It’s an old cliche that ‘being true to yourself’ is paramount to success, and music often offers a true and artistic rendition of your inner-most – Individuality is perhaps the most valuable commodity that a musician can possess. The mantra for Ben Katzman’s DeGreaser is one who’s key is found in remembering that music is … Continue reading Ben Katzman’s DeGreaser – “Cool Points Don’t Pay The Rent”

Young Lioness of Africa, Wiyaala, Releases Anthemic Tribute to Women’s Rights

As one of the world’s most charismatic rising stars, the journey of Wiyaala is one of defiance and courage – very fitting for the artist dubbed the Young Lioness of Africa. In her local Sissala dialect, the word ‘Wiyaala’ translates as ‘’the doer’’ – a seemingly understated expression for what has been required to emerge from the … Continue reading Young Lioness of Africa, Wiyaala, Releases Anthemic Tribute to Women’s Rights

B Green’s Lyrical Conquests Produce New Single, “Christopher Columbus”

For years now, rap and hip-hop have existed as perhaps the most exciting genre from which can be delivered a bold and impactful message. Stereotypically, this lies within the realms of self-affirmation of either individual wealth or personal relationships, but unignorably it’s also an effective voice for inspiring change and evoking deeper meaning through artistic … Continue reading B Green’s Lyrical Conquests Produce New Single, “Christopher Columbus”

Kerria Releases Irresistible Late Summer Dance-Pop Classic, “Night Now”

While it may be almost time to pack the barbecues back in the shed, doors appear to being held open for one last banger. With roots tracing back to Gibraltar, Israeli-born Kerria has burst onto the European dance pop scene of late. Almost following a blueprint that details a statement of her intent, initial tremors are … Continue reading Kerria Releases Irresistible Late Summer Dance-Pop Classic, “Night Now”