Behind the Music: Take the Night – Teenage Love

by Myrren Porter Geordie synth duo Take The Night have returned with their new single ‘Teenage Love’ which premiered last month.  Showcasing the groups passion for all things synth, the consistent line throughout the track creates an airy sounding aura which is what makes Take The Night one of the most unique groups within theirContinue reading “Behind the Music: Take the Night – Teenage Love”

Single Review: Garlands – Happy

by Myrren Porter Premiering last month, The Music Files are absolutely delighted to review the latest release from Glasgow trio The Garlands.  ‘Happy’ which made its first appearance to audiences on 31st July was hot on the heels of previous releases ‘Play Games’ and ‘Where Things Belong.’ It begins with a significant bass line introContinue reading “Single Review: Garlands – Happy”

Album Review | Beta Waves | EP1

Dale Easson and Harry Crossan of Dundee duet Beta Waves have been extremely busy this year following the release of their debut record EP1. The new release consists of five tracks which allude to an overall brilliant sounding piece of work, with each track adding to the overall final sound of the EP. The synthContinue reading “Album Review | Beta Waves | EP1”

Single Review – Take The Night: Lost Days

By Myrren Porter This month, The Music Files were introduced to Geordie duo, Take The Night as they released their debut single ‘Lost Days.’  The single which premiers today already has us talking and we are totally obsessed. As an avid lover of all things 80s, I was instantly attracted to the bands taste forContinue reading “Single Review – Take The Night: Lost Days”

Single Review: Pleasure Heads – War and Orange Juice

By Myrren Porter There is nothing like the release of new music to perk yourself up during these uncertain times, therefore discovering the return of Pleasure Heads this month brought smiles to the faces of many finding themselves remaining in lockdown. The band has returned with their second release of the year War & OrangeContinue reading “Single Review: Pleasure Heads – War and Orange Juice”

An Interview with Jamie Pollock

Questions By Myrren Porter This week, we caught up with Ex Vida frontman, Jamie Pollock to discuss his musical influences, his solo career and the influence behind his latest release, ‘When The Sun (Like a Rainbow)… Who are your biggest musical influences growing up and why were you drawn to them? “The Beatles. When IContinue reading “An Interview with Jamie Pollock”

Spotify Playlists: Myrren Porter’s Song Recommendations

As we prepare for further lockdown procedures for the forthcoming weeks, The Music Files have youcovered. This week’s playlist is the perfect excuse to kick back in your garden with your favouritetipple and chill out in the sun. The playlist consists of numerous songs that will allow you to find some inner peace while thecountryContinue reading “Spotify Playlists: Myrren Porter’s Song Recommendations”

Single Review: Baby Strange: More! More! More!

By Myrren Porter Baby Strange are back with an absolute belter of a single. It’s called ‘More! More! More!’ and we at The Music Files are absolutely obsessed, if you haven’t already- get it downloaded and give it the attention it deserves. Like all their tracks, the new single reeks of attitude which ultimately isContinue reading “Single Review: Baby Strange: More! More! More!”

Single Review: Leif Coffield – Monsta-San

By Myrren Porter Released last Friday by South Lanarkshire local Leif Coffield, Monsta-San has been described by thesinger songwriter as his most ambitious track to date and after hearing this single you will understand. The track consists of a magnitude of elements which contribute to the edgy sound of the singleoverall. Coffield features various pitchedContinue reading “Single Review: Leif Coffield – Monsta-San”

Gig Preview: Timeless Music Promotions presents Dogtooth, The Lutras, Paragon & Last Light

Just two weeks to go until Dogtooth launch their new single ‘CUT’ at Glasgow’s Stereo, accompanied by The Lutras, Paragon and Last Light. The Timeless Music promotions event takes place on Saturday 22nd February and is sure to showcase the talent these guys have to offer. Have a look below for the details of theContinue reading “Gig Preview: Timeless Music Promotions presents Dogtooth, The Lutras, Paragon & Last Light”