Have you listened to Broken Youth by Jack Rasmussen yet?

If you’re a fan of Sam Fender and Tom Odell then you will absolutely love Broken Youth, the debut single from North East singer songwriter, Jack Rasmussen. Soft acoustics, catchy uprising melodies and deeply addicting vocals, this track will leave you in awe. Broken Youth shows the high quality talent in Jack’s song writing abilityContinue reading “Have you listened to Broken Youth by Jack Rasmussen yet?”

Have you Listened to Elkyn – Something yet?!

By Chelsea Ness Indie folk singer songwriter Joseph Donnelly aka Elkyn takes listeners on a journey through inner peace with his latest single, Something. The tranquil melodies collide beautifully with the soft, intimate vocals and quirky synths creating a track that allows listeners to escape. Although the real meaning behind the track relates to feelingsContinue reading “Have you Listened to Elkyn – Something yet?!”

Have you Listened to Jonas Källstrand – What You Need & Where You Go yet?

By Chelsea Ness Swedish singer, Jonas Källstrand is the gift that keeps on giving with his pure vocals and captivating acoustics. His single, ‘What You Need & Where You Go‘ which was released in November last year left an impression on me the first time I heard it through Jonas’ story telling song writing talentsContinue reading “Have you Listened to Jonas Källstrand – What You Need & Where You Go yet?”

Take a trip back in time with UK Alt-Indie band Thrillhouse’s brand new 80s Influence banger, Flawed Design

by Chelsea Ness Do you ever listen to a song and just instantly vibe with it?! Well, that was me when I first heard UK alt-pop band, Thrillhouse’s latest release, Flawed Design. That feeling of excitement when you hear a new band for the first time and you just immediately click with them. Now I’mContinue reading “Take a trip back in time with UK Alt-Indie band Thrillhouse’s brand new 80s Influence banger, Flawed Design”

Meet the Bands – Bad Breed

WHO? Toronto based, Bad Breed GENRE?   A blend of hard-edged funk, soul and rock FOR FANS OF: Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats, The Rolling Stones & The Style Council WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: Unique soulful music that will instantly put a smile on your face. THE MUSIC FILES’ FAVOURITE TRACK: The Same Shadow – High risingContinue reading “Meet the Bands – Bad Breed”

Track of the Week – Slyrydes – ‘Boy In the Debs Suit’

Who? Galway city based alt rock four piece, Slyrydes The Track: ‘Boy In the Debs Suit’ Released: Monday 8th March 2021 For Fans of: Idles / Murder Capital Alternative rock band, Slyrydes are a new discovery for us here at The Music Files but after hearing their latest single, ‘Boy In the Debs Suit’, we can confirmContinue reading “Track of the Week – Slyrydes – ‘Boy In the Debs Suit’”

Meet the Bands – The Zebecks

WHO? Four piece outfit from the North East of Scotland GENRE? Indie Rock FOR FANS OF: Catfish & The Bottlemen, The Snuts, The Libertines WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: The Zebecks have this fresh infectious sound that fits within the local scene perfectly. Certainly a band we’re keeping close to our radar… THE MUSIC FILES’ FAVOURITE TRACK: Concrete. AContinue reading “Meet the Bands – The Zebecks”

Our Top Releases of the Week (1st – 7th March)

Track 1: Venus Demilo – Alone in My Head Alt rock band, Venus Demilo are back at it again with their latest release, ‘Alone in My Head’. This breezy feel-good track will have you humming to the funky soulful melodies all day. Think Don Broco meets Tom Grennan. It’s clear the band are exploring aContinue reading “Our Top Releases of the Week (1st – 7th March)”

Indie rock band, Maystones discuss their first release, recording an EP during lockdown and how a drunken train ride home led to completing the band’s line up…

by Chelsea Ness This week, I caught up with Bishop’s Stortford five piece indie rock band, Maystones to find out more about how they formed, their debut release and staying productive in lockdown. Have a read below… How did you guys form? So, us two (Steve, drummer and Zac, guitarist) have been mates since weContinue reading “Indie rock band, Maystones discuss their first release, recording an EP during lockdown and how a drunken train ride home led to completing the band’s line up…”

Meet the Musician: James Brett

WHO? Brighton’s very own singer songwriter, James Brett GENRE? Indie rock / alternative FOR FANS OF: Jake Bugg, Bob Dylan, Mac Demarco WHY WE ARE DIGGIN HIM: James adds a unique flavour to the local scene with his distinctive vocals and meaningful lyrics… Think Jake Bugg meets Bob Dylan. THE MUSIC FILES’ FAVOURITE TRACK: Two Lovers Entwined – TakeContinue reading “Meet the Musician: James Brett”