We caught up with Jordan Stewart, founder of local music blog, ‘Braw Gals in Music’ which promotes women working within the Scottish music scene

This week we caught up with Jordan Stewart, founder of local music blog, ‘Braw Gals in Music’ which promotes women working within the Scottish music scene. We discuss how the blog initially started, female inequality within the industry and what plans Jordan has for the future… 1. How did ‘Braw Girls in Music’ come about? Continue reading “We caught up with Jordan Stewart, founder of local music blog, ‘Braw Gals in Music’ which promotes women working within the Scottish music scene”

Meet the Bands – Minds Idle

WHO? Sheffield based band, Minds Idle GENRE? Psychedelic retro-pop band FOR FANS OF: Mac Demarco, Temples, The Moons WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: The band’s release funky, breezy summer vibes through their music that we just can’t get enough of! THE MUSIC FILES’ FAVOURITE TRACK: 6060 – Take a trip back in time to the 60s with this hypnotisingContinue reading “Meet the Bands – Minds Idle”

Track of the Week: Dutch Wine – Goodnight

Who? Glaswegian newcomers, Dutch Wine The Track: Goodnight Released: February 26th, 2021 If Glaswegian Alt-indie band, Dutch Wine aren’t on your radar yet then they soon will be after you have a listen to their incredible new single, Goodnight. Think Bloc Party meets Editors with it’s fresh rhythmic guitar riffs, atmospheric rising melodies and powerful vocals. This isContinue reading “Track of the Week: Dutch Wine – Goodnight”

Top Releases of the Week (21st – 28th Feb)

by Chelsea Ness Track 1: Sienne – We All Look To The Same Sky Liverpool alternative rock four piece, Sienne have been keeping fans in awe during lockdown with numerous releases over the last year and their newest single, ‘We All Look To The Same Sky’ proves this is a band that are just goingContinue reading “Top Releases of the Week (21st – 28th Feb)”

Meet the Bands: Steady Rollin

WHO? Benjamin Andrade, Gerardo Pardo and Fernando Poma all make up Steady Rollin all the way from El Salvador GENRE? Rock and Blues FOR FANS OF: Pearl Jam, Soundgarden and Foo Fighters WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: It’s clear the band have a huge passion for not just their music but the lyrics they sing about. Considering englishContinue reading “Meet the Bands: Steady Rollin”

Yianna from Southampton’s very own Artemis discusses the band’s latest single, Kingdom, playing at the 02 Islington and being in an all women’s post punk band

by Chelsea Ness Southampton’s very own alt rock / post punk band, Artemis are making waves within the local music scene with the release of their latest single, Kingdom. I caught up with Yianna to discuss how the band formed, the influence behind Kingdom and what advice she has to any young female musicians startingContinue reading “Yianna from Southampton’s very own Artemis discusses the band’s latest single, Kingdom, playing at the 02 Islington and being in an all women’s post punk band”

Premiere: Sienne – We All Look To The Same Sky

Fancy listening to some brand new music before it’s release?! Well you’re in luck as we have Liverpool’s very own indie rock band Sienne’s latest song to share with you all! If there’s one band that have been keeping busy during lockdown by providing fans with banging tracks after tracks, it’s Sienne and their latestContinue reading “Premiere: Sienne – We All Look To The Same Sky”

Pipe Up Podcast – Episode 7: Johnny Took

With the forthcoming release of their Live at Brixton album fast approaching, we thought it would be a great time to catch up with DMAs.  Lauryn Donnelly and Myrren Porter discussed new music, lockdown and Tennents lager with the band’s guitarist Johnny Took last week. It comes hot on the heels of the previous interviewContinue reading “Pipe Up Podcast – Episode 7: Johnny Took”

Glaswegian electronic record label, Soma Records are set to host Soma Skool Virtual event this weekend

By Chelsea Ness Is electronic music your passion?! Do you dream of a career within the electronic music scene?! Do you see yourself as the next Tiesto?! Well you’re in luck… Soma Records are due to host their annual ‘Soma Skool’ event in association with Creative Scotland this weekend as an educational experience for anyoneContinue reading “Glaswegian electronic record label, Soma Records are set to host Soma Skool Virtual event this weekend”

Papa Shango are unlike any band you have witnessed before, they perform live rock music whilst combining circus entertainment…

by Chelsea Ness Papa Shango are certainly a band that sticks out from the rest with their live performances include combining rock music with circus acts. I caught up with the band to find out more their incredibly unique act, playing a slot at Glastonbury and their music writing process. Have a read below now…Continue reading “Papa Shango are unlike any band you have witnessed before, they perform live rock music whilst combining circus entertainment…”