Angel Haze – “Impossible” A dark, mean, monotone sounding rap flow backed with the occasional distorted backing shout over this heavy, pounding electronic sounding backing track. The Internet – “Get Away” Got a real naughties Pop/ RnB feel to it with a smooth and bass heavy track. Theres a great piano chord progression creating some […]Read more "Spotify discover weekly picks 07th – 13th Mar"
Phox – With a “P-H”! This band’s debut album (self titled) had me playing it over and over. Singer Monica Martin’s voice displays some real technically impressive stuff alongside her angelic, addictive and soothing vocal tone. Fronting this Alternative, big band, Folk outfit Phox have made some real moving but still really accessible music and […]Read more "International Women’s Day: Women who be killin’ it list"
I happened to stumble upon vocalist Kurt Travis by discovering Sacramento post hardcore band Dance Gavin Dance who happened to be going through a transitional period with the departure of their first vocalist (of three!) Johnny Craig. Kurt performed vocals on 2 DGD albums before departing to make room for them to reform with their […]Read more "My Reaction to Kurt Travis Leaving A Lot Like Birds"
Moses Gun Collective – “Shalala” Hypnotic dream pop with some real pleasant guitar work and a hook that’s filled full of happiness. The Bad Bad Hats – “Midway” Upbeat pop rock with a dancy beat and topped with smoky, moody and breathy vocals. The Posterz – “All I Know” Starts off a little weak […]Read more "Spotify discover weekly picks 29th FEB – 06th Mar"
Vennart – “255” A huge sounding blissful song rich in synth and reverbed guitar. Hotel Books – “Run Wild, Young Beauty” Emotive spoken word poetry over clean layered guitar rhythms. Jeff Rosenstock – “Get Old Forever” A fun acoustic punk song accompanied with electronic drums that transitions into a huge, passionate emo/punk song accompanied with […]Read more "Spotify discover weekly picks 22nd – 28th FEB"
All Ears Avow present the follow up to their album “Get In The Game” with this 3 track first part to an EP which are packed full of energy and emotion with driving melodic guitar riffs and stunning vocal performances supported by tight drums and bass. This EP really illustrates them taking their song writing […]Read more "All Ears Avow – ‘Reach (Side A)’ EP Review!"
Chon – “Perfect Pillow” A band on my to do list for quite some time. This song is a real good reason to get into Chon if you’re into instrumental music and have managed to avoid stumbling upon them so far. These guys have got technique and writing that really puts them a cut above […]Read more "Spotify Discover Weekly Picks 15th – 21st February"