MonthMay 2017

Top Tracks: May

We have put together a list of songs that have stood out this month for a plethora of reasons. Please take the time to invest and immerse yourself in them:   Ainsley Farrell: ‘Dark Hours’ With her highly anticipated EP due for release this month, the title track has been released and what a cinematic…

New | Music Playlist Week 10

Every week we bring you 10 songs selected by a plethora of wonderful people! You can listen via Spotify and follow for future updates! Our contributors this week are: Andy Hannah (The Line Of Best Fit) – Selena Gomez: ‘Bad Liar’  Tom Johnson (GoldFlakePaint) – Adult Mom: ‘Steal The Lake From The Water’  Stacey Walton (Wichita/Rock Action/TYCI) – Miguel/Dua Lipa:…

Say Award Long List Announced

The The SAY Award longlist has been revealed, the artists/albums are: Adam Holmes And The Embers – Brighter Still C Duncan – The Midnight SunEla Orleans – Circles of Upper and Lower Hell Fatherson – Open Book Frightened Rabbit – Painting Of A Panic Attack Honeyblood – Babes Never Die The Jesus And Mary Chain – Damage and Joy King Creosote – Astronaut Meets Appleman Konx-om-Pax –…

Basement Revolver: ‘Johnny Pt. 2’

With second EP, Agatha due out July 21st, Ontario trio Basement Revolver‘s new single will pull you into a realm of extraordinary heartache.  ‘Johnny Pt. 2’, feels like sleepless nights pining for the one you love. It’s a book within a song of wanting something so much, but realising you are fighting for what is forbidden.…

JW Ridley: ‘1990’

The most understated songs can end up the most affecting and JW Ridley‘s ‘1990‘ is a welcome wash of visceral layers culminating in an explosive soundscape. His follow-up to ‘Everything (Deathless)‘, manages to create a dramatic elegance which delivers a complete sense of purpose. This is a fearsome journey into a promising career from the…

Les Biches: ‘Fun For Professionals’

Les Biches seem to simultaneously evoke the likes of The B-52s and even Simple Minds on new single, ‘Fun For Professionals’.  Featuring the instantly recognisable vocals of Silversun Pickups’ Sarah Negahdari, its echoey pop-psychedelia wave washes over providing a genuinely inviting experience. There is a beautiful marriage of contrast between Joyner and Negahdari that bring the opposing ends of…

On Better Terms: ‘What You Make It’

Hardcore Dallas, Texas outfit On Better Terms have emerged with one of the most passionate and endearing songs in alternative music of late. A punch to the gut, ‘What You Make It’ combines a beautiful blend of dissonance, heart-rendering melodies which neatly stitch up their potential. Confronting feelings of hope and intention, it’s life-affirming video accompaniment…

Episode 167

Welcome to the Podcart podcasts. Please listen and enjoy and remember to check out the artists in more depth. You can listen/stream on Acast (below) or subscribe to iTunes. Tracklisting: 1. ÄTNA – ‘Remission’ 2. Yous – ‘Welcome’ 3. Momotaro – ‘Gone Days’ 4. Savage Mansion – ‘Bring Down The City Hall’ *** 5. Viking Moses – ‘Clown School’ 6.…

New | Music Playlist Week 9

Every week we bring you 10 songs selected by a plethora of wonderful people! You can listen via Spotify and follow for future updates! Our contributors this week are: Andy Hannah (The Line Of Best Fit) – picked Hello – ‘Vero’  Tom Johnson (GoldFlakePaint) – picked Miya Folick – ‘Trouble Adjusting’  Stacey Walton (Wichita/Rock Action/TYCI) picked Joe Goddard – ‘Home’ …

Murder He Wrote: ‘Drawn (feat Fiona Rose)’

With a Maida Vale session under his belt and tipped as a ‘One To Watch’ by 1Xtra’s Jamz Supernova, Murder He Wrote has an impressive musical CV.  Latest release, ‘Drawn‘, does little to restrict MHW from hiding emotions underneath overwhelming production, they are proudly stamped on his sleeve. Like an old-fashioned rolling cinematic film, this has a haunting equilibrium that’s focus…