An Interview with Skerryvore

This week, we caught up with Alec and Daniel from Scottish ‘trad rock’ band, Skerryvore for a jam-packed interview to discuss performing all over the world, collaborating with George Bowie and the release of their latest single, You and I. Skerryvore were founded on the remote island, Tiree – how did this come about andContinue reading “An Interview with Skerryvore”

An Interview with Strange Tides

This week we caught up with Canadian indie folk duo, Strange Tides to discuss their brand new single, Criminal, their creative writing process and the Canadian music scene! How did Strange Tides form and how would you describe your music to new listeners? We played together a few times in a church band and developed aContinue reading “An Interview with Strange Tides”

Meet the Bands: Invisible Wire

WHO? Dom Milne (vocals and guitars), Stu Mc George (Guitars), Tomaso (Bass, drum programming and production) make up INVISIBLE WIRE. A Yorkie and two Scots down the smoke. GENRE: Indie/rock/pop/atmospheric FOR FANS OF: Joy Division/Blue Nile/Massive Attack/Tom Waits… WHY ARE WE DIGGIN THEM? Stadium choruses, big bold electronic synths alongside an 80s alt rock style…Continue reading “Meet the Bands: Invisible Wire”

Meet the Bands: The Great Leslie

WHO? London-based band, The Great Leslie GENRE? Alternative rock FOR FANS OF: Nothing But Thieves, Don Broco and Sam Fender WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: Captivating vocals, catchy basslines and relatable lyrics are just some of the traits you can expect from The Great Leslie. Ever listen to a band that you instantly get?! Well this wasContinue reading “Meet the Bands: The Great Leslie”

Meet the Bands: The Banquets

WHO? Leeds Trio, The Banquets GENRE? Alt Rock Pop Folk FOR FANS OF: Fleetwood Mac, Broken Bones Matilda and Patti Smith WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: There’s a fresh new sound that sparks through The Banquets’ music with lead singer, Gemma’s beautiful vocals blending perfectly with the rest of the band’s 70s American style like aContinue reading “Meet the Bands: The Banquets”

Jack Blackman and the Beautiful Wreck release alternative Christmas song in aid of Homelessness.

Newly formed indie rock n roll band, Jack Blackman and the Beautiful Wreck release the incredibly clever Grinch-like Christmas track, ‘I Wish It Was Summer (At Christmas Time)’ in order to raise money for Crisis, a national charity for the homeless. The track focuses on the longful wait for Summer 2021 with the band wishingContinue reading “Jack Blackman and the Beautiful Wreck release alternative Christmas song in aid of Homelessness.”

Scottish DJ Will Atkinson live from the Main Arch aftermath…

Scottish DJ and producer Will Atkinson broadcasted an exclusive live set in the Main Arch to celebrate the release of his debut album: ‘Last King of Scotland’ which sold out on CD a few days after its initial release! The trance DJ hosted the live stream event on the 15th November which allowed fans toContinue reading “Scottish DJ Will Atkinson live from the Main Arch aftermath…”

Track of the Week – Mawpit – Cittàgazze

Who? Cardiff’s own grunge / alt rock group, Mawpit The track: Cittàgazze Release date: 20th November 2020 Welsh outfit, Mawpit are the fresh new sound within the UK music scene and their latest track, Cittàgazze released last month really shows the true talents of the band. The song is incredibly atmospheric with heavy guitar hooks,Continue reading “Track of the Week – Mawpit – Cittàgazze”

Single Review: John Rush – Merry Christmas

It’s finally the time of year where it’s acceptable to listen to Christmas songs and what better way to start off the festivities with Glaswegian singer songwriter, John Rush‘s latest release, Merry Christmas. This fun, catchy track will inevitably get you in the Christmas spirit with it’s soulful lyrics, magical melodies and of course weContinue reading “Single Review: John Rush – Merry Christmas”