Writing about the music hidden under the speaker

LIVE | Hunter & The Bear | Academy 2, Oxford | 16th June 2017

Hunter and the Bear headlined at the O2 Academy 2 in Oxford on Friday 16th June, with their 'Paper Hearts' tour. Walking into the stage area, there was a raging sense of anticipation for the main event. Warming up the... Continue Reading →


SINGLE REVIEW | Hunter & The Bear release instant hit ‘D.R.K’

From the first few seconds of 'D.R.K' you're totally and completely hooked. As the driving, building of drum and guitar riff partnership reels you in expectantly - it's an almost similar feel to the start of 'Can't Stop' by RHCP.... Continue Reading →

LIVE | The Magic Gang | Portland Arms Cambridge | May 9th 2017

Busting into the indie pop scene in 2015 with their debut single 'No Fun', Brighton band The Magic Gang embark on their headline tour following their latest EP release 'EP Three'. Without releasing a single album, the quartet filled Cambridge's... Continue Reading →

EP REVIEW | Tom Lumley explores British indie rock influences in ‘Dream City’

Cambridge musician and vocalist Tom Lumley released his debut EP 'Dream City', a well rounded piece of musical work filled with five catchy tracks. It is a great introduction to Lumely and provides us with a little taste of what he... Continue Reading →

LIVE | The Amazons supported by Otherkin | Portland Arms Cambridge | March 14th 2017

English rock band The Amazons performed to a sold out crowd at Cambridge's Portland Arms, the day after announcing their self titled debut album set to release June 2nd. As expected the anticipation was high and the committed fans waited... Continue Reading →

LIVE | Boy From The Crowd | The Crowndale | 9th March 2017

Hard rock trio Boy From The Crowd took to Camden's The Crowndale to support Bones at their leaving party. With dark make up sweating down their faces in true rock and roll fashion, Chris Britain, Vinny Piana and new member Alice... Continue Reading →

SINGLE REVIEW | Bella Figura demonstrate their raw edge in ‘Didn’t Love You’

London rock-trio Bella Figura are set to drop their single 'Didn't Love You' March 31st, taken from their latest EP 'Forever Lost'. The track controlled by a Amercian west coast sound of the 60s and 70s, frontman Justin Gartry's gravely vocals... Continue Reading →

EP REVIEW | Carnival Club explore their eclectic music taste in debut EP ‘Magdelena’s Club’

The Manchester rock quartet, Carnival Club, are soon set to release their debut 5-track EP ‘Magdelena’s Cape’. Having released just one song on Spotify in late September of last year, the guys have had touring success as support for acts... Continue Reading →

LIVE | Bright Light City | Nambucca | 8th February 2017

  Three great bands took to the stage at the Nambucca on Wednesday 8th February '17. The setting was relatively quiet until indie pop band 'Grafted' graced the stage providing a pleasing array of catchy, elevating, interweaved melodies. The female... Continue Reading →

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