Michael Vickers – Don’t Stop (feat. Isla Wolfe)

When Michael returned into our messages with a new single, I was keen to listen. After his releases in 2020 including the ‘Poetic Nonsense’ EP, I was excited to hear the new direction Michael was going to take his music after a well earned break. But nothing could have prepared me for the Leicester localContinue reading “Michael Vickers – Don’t Stop (feat. Isla Wolfe)”

‘Seventeen Going Under’ (Acoustic) Track Review

Release Date – 10th December 2021 As we approach these dark and cold December evenings, Sam Fender has released the perfect winter comforter, with his new version of the title track of his second album ‘Seventeen Going Under‘. The collaboration with up-and-coming artist Holly Humberstone is a soft, harmonious one, essential for late-night winter journeysContinue reading “‘Seventeen Going Under’ (Acoustic) Track Review”

The Notion ‘Crusade’ is an Indie Rock Masterpiece

Release Date: 15th January 2021 Words: Dan Smith Every now and then you discover a new band and just indulge yourself in their music, which is exactly the case for me with The Notion. On our search for some guests for upcoming podcasts, the Manchester rockers reached out so I felt it necessary to haveContinue reading “The Notion ‘Crusade’ is an Indie Rock Masterpiece”

Pattern Pusher release retro-pop banger ahead of Autumn UK tour

Release Date: 10/09/21 Words: Dan Smith The Exeter based trio have released retro-pop banger ‘Happy Place’ and believe me, it is hard not to be in a happy place with this blasting through your earphones. Cited as one of NME’s ‘Hidden Gems’, it is conpletely understandable when you have a listen to the funky hit. WrittenContinue reading “Pattern Pusher release retro-pop banger ahead of Autumn UK tour”

Abbey Smith released dazzling debut single ‘June.’

RELEASE DATE: 20th September 2021 Words: Dan Smith Stoke based dreampop singer songwriter has changed up her style with debut single ‘June.’. Moving away from her grunge roots, Abbey Smith takes the lead in her new solo project which mixes dreamy vocals with reverbed vocals, all brought together to give us magic. Kicking off withContinue reading “Abbey Smith released dazzling debut single ‘June.’”

Toria Wooff – James Edward

RELEASE DATE – 15th October 2021 Words: Kim Holder Toria Wooff is a folk rock singer-songwriter based in Manchester. She has been mentioned in the Metro’s ‘Rising Star’ piece, as well as achieving airplay on BBC Introducing. For this new release she has taken inspiration from a love affair with the 1970’s, and is steepedContinue reading “Toria Wooff – James Edward”

Lancashire lads The Empire Police bring a dreamy energy with their latest tune ‘Like They Do’

RELEASE DATE: 15th October 2021 Words: Emily Robbins-Pugh Preston quartet The Empire Police have just released their second tune of 2021, ‘Like They Do’. The band consists of Jordao Bassa (Frontman), Tom Hale (Lead Guitar), George Jacques (Bass) and Harry Smith (Drums) who have erupted back onto the northwest music scene after a long eighteenContinue reading “Lancashire lads The Empire Police bring a dreamy energy with their latest tune ‘Like They Do’”

Backstreets introduce themselves with debut single ‘Slipping Away’

RELEASE DATE: 7th October 2021 Words: Dan Smith The first song to be released from his debut EP, ‘Slipping Away’ is actually the first release by London based artist Kieran Barber. Originating in my home town of Hull, Keiran otherwise going by Backstreets is a solo project influenced by the likes of Bob Dylan, BruceContinue reading “Backstreets introduce themselves with debut single ‘Slipping Away’”

Richard Carlson band release single ‘Langham’s Lies’ from their forthcoming debut album

RELEASE DATE: 8th October 2021 Words: Emily Robbins-Pugh Manchester/Sheffield quartet Richard Carlson Band have just released their brand new single ‘Langham’s Lies’. Set to appear on the track lineup of their forthcoming debut album, ‘Langham’s Lies’ carries dirty riffs and captivating rhythm, accompanied by a slightly distorted mixture of deep vocals. The singular bass whichContinue reading “Richard Carlson band release single ‘Langham’s Lies’ from their forthcoming debut album”

Liam Hillyer – Hollywood Delight

RELEASE DATE – 1st October 2021 Words: Dan Smith We are back after a month away, and there is no better artist I would rather cover than Liverpool native Liam Hillyer. The Talk Tonight Sports host has been making waves in the past year and his new single ‘Hollywood Delight’ does not disappoint. Written throughContinue reading “Liam Hillyer – Hollywood Delight”