An Interview with Four Crooks

This week, we caught up with West-Midlands indie four piece outfit, Four Crooks to find out more about their latest EP, Black Magic, their writing process and their next gig at the 02 Academy in Birmingham which will hopefully go ahead next year… 1. How did Four Crooks form and how would you describe your music to newContinue reading “An Interview with Four Crooks”

Have you listened to Peter Cat – So Str8 yet?

Take a step back into the 90s with this incredible alt indie masterpiece. With it’s melodic synths, rich vocals and killer chorus, So Str8 will have you gripped from the start. Glaswegian singer songwriter, Peter Cat’s vocals reminds me a lot of Jarvis Cocker which is certainly something we don’t hear in the local musicContinue reading “Have you listened to Peter Cat – So Str8 yet?”

Have you listened to Wolforna – In His Dreams yet?

Hypnotising melodies, a unique blend of guitar hooks and intimate vocals, Wolforna’s latest release, ‘In His Dreams’ is sure to have you mesmerised from the get-go. The intro of the track takes listeners on a daydream with it’s relaxing aura at first instance and then this incredible distorted guitar solo creeps in taking the trackContinue reading “Have you listened to Wolforna – In His Dreams yet?”

Top Releases of the Week (15th – 21st November)

Check out our top recommendations for this week below… Recommendation 1: The McKenzie Fix – Martin and the Artist The latest release by Ewan McKenzie aka The McKenzie Fix takes listeners back in time to the 80s era blended with some modern day electronic and indie mixes. Martin and the Artist certainly captures a rangeContinue reading “Top Releases of the Week (15th – 21st November)”

Meet the Bands – INEGO

WHO? Toby Belshaw (vocals/guitars), Pete McKenzie Hodge (drums / backing vocals), Dan Myers (Guitars) Stefan Güttel( Bass) make up Manchester’s own INEGO. GENRE? Indie Rock/Pop  FOR FANS OF: New Order, Daft Punk, James, Blossoms, Mgmt, Foster The People, Chic WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: Inego produce these incredibly feel good tracks that will certainly put a smile on yourContinue reading “Meet the Bands – INEGO”

Meet the Bands – The Black Denims

WHO? Gavin Lamont, Conor Smith, Tim Brough, S.D. McPherson, Iain Gordon-Smith, Timmy Allen, Roo Gedes all make up Glaswegian band, The Black Denims GENRE? Country, Rock ’n’ Roll, Blues FOR FANS OF: Warren Zevon, Sturgill Simpson, Bob Dylan WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: Bluesy yet groovy melodies and impressive vocals, you think you’d just taken a stepContinue reading “Meet the Bands – The Black Denims”

Meet the Bands – The Lonely Surf

WHO? Dom Wright (Acoustic Guitar and Vocals), Matt Gibbons (Electric Guitar and Vocals), Filipe Martins (Bass) Tom Webb (Drums) all make up South Coast band, The Lonely Surf previously known as Death by Shotgun. GENRE? Indie punk FOR FANS OF: Don Broco, Bloc Party and Dancing on Tables. WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: Bold drum beats, infectious guitarContinue reading “Meet the Bands – The Lonely Surf”

Have you listened to James McQueen – Midnight Mona yet?!

Well now is your chance because this track and I can’t emphasise this enough is incredible!! Not sure if it’s the funky bassline, the bluesy vocals or the sweet range of guitar riffs that gripped me first but this addictive track belongs on all your playlists! It could be said that Midnight Mona is highlyContinue reading “Have you listened to James McQueen – Midnight Mona yet?!”

Meet the Bands – Constant Follower

WHO? Scottish outfit, Constant Follower GENRE?  Dreamy Atmospheric Folk FOR FANS OF: Explosions in the Sky, The National, The War on Drugs WHY ARE WE DIGGIN THEM: Constant Follower create something really special within their music that is so unique yet comes so natural to them. The type of music that helps you escape from everyContinue reading “Meet the Bands – Constant Follower”

Meet the Musician – Joe Wright

WHO? Birmingham’s very own singer songwriter, Joe Wright GENRE? Indie Rock FOR FANS OF: Liam Gallagher, Jake Bugg and Richard Ashcroft WHY WE ARE DIGGIN HIM: With his impressive song writing talents, Joe isn’t afraid to write about the real issues in life that listeners can relate too. We don’t doubt that Joe Wright will certainlyContinue reading “Meet the Musician – Joe Wright”