TMF Top 40 Tracks of 2020 (No 30 -21)

Welcome to part two of The Music Files’ top 40 tracks of 2020. You can view the first part here. In no particular order here is part two… Number 30: Chris Greig and the Merchants – SHY Released: February 26th Selected by Chelsea Ness: ‘The first release of the year for indie pop explosion, ChrisContinue reading “TMF Top 40 Tracks of 2020 (No 30 -21)”

Our Top 40 Tracks of 2020 (No.40- 31)

If you had told us this time last year that all live music would be cancelled for the majority of this year, we wouldn’t have believed you but despite the year taking an unexpected turn with the Covid-19 pandemic no-one can deny the incredible amount of talent that has poured out of the UK localContinue reading “Our Top 40 Tracks of 2020 (No.40- 31)”

Track of the Week: Mellah – Hitchin

Who? London alt-pop star Mellah releases his latest single, Hitchin and we can’t get enough of it! The Track: Hitchin Release Date: October 6th 2020 Sweet sounds of summer blossom through Mellah’s latest track, Hitchin pulling listeners in from the get-go. This easy listening track hypnotises fans with its dreamy melodies and catchy lyrics. ThisContinue reading “Track of the Week: Mellah – Hitchin”

Catching up with Hex Hue about the release of their new single, ‘Anyway’ in collaboration with Avro Party.

This week, we caught up with Katie Richardson from harmony driven alt-pop band, Hex Hue to find out more about their music, the Belfast music scene and their brand new single, Anyway in collaboration with Avro Party. Read all about it below… 1. How did Hex Hue come about and how would you describe yourContinue reading “Catching up with Hex Hue about the release of their new single, ‘Anyway’ in collaboration with Avro Party.”

An Interview with Jack Speirs

This week, we caught up with singer songwriter, Jack Speirs to discuss the release of his latest EP, ‘Find My Way’, his main influences and the inspiration behind his lyrics. Have a read below now to find out more… When did you first discover your love for music and when did you start writing yourContinue reading “An Interview with Jack Speirs”

Top Releases of The Week (9th Nov – 15th Nov)

Another fab week for releases. We just can’t wait for your to grace your ears with not one but five new recommendations!! Check them out below now… Recommendation 1: Uncle Kid – Supermarket Sweep (13th November) The debut single from trip hop spoken word musician, Uncle Kid titled, ‘Supermarket Sweep’ is certainly a track, fansContinue reading “Top Releases of The Week (9th Nov – 15th Nov)”

Premiere – PG Ciarletta – Chancer

We at The Music Files are absolutely buzzing to be premiering Fife artist PG Ciarletta’s new single Chancer before it’s official release ! After hitting the top 10 of the official Scottish singles charts, and a number 1 in the UK alternative genre chart with his debut single The Sesh , PG Ciarletta is backContinue reading “Premiere – PG Ciarletta – Chancer”

Top 5 Releases of the Week (1st November – 7th November)

We’re only seven days in to November and already it’s shaping up to be an incredible month for new releases. From soft melodies to bluesy rock, we can’t get over the incredible variety in talent within the UK’s music scene. Have a read below to find out our top releases this week… Recommendation 1: AsthmaticContinue reading “Top 5 Releases of the Week (1st November – 7th November)”

An Interview with Katie Palmer

This week we caught up with Ayrshire singer songwriter Katie Palmer to find out more about her musical influences, her favourite local bands and of course her debut album, Something New which was released during lockdown… When did you discover your love for music and what were your main musical influences growing up? I haveContinue reading “An Interview with Katie Palmer”

Meet the Musician – LAYKS

WHO? Multi-instrumentalist and vocalist, Sam Martin aka LAYKS GENRE? Dreamy Indie Pop FOR FANS OF: The 1975, Declan Mckenna and DMA’s. WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: A Fresh new sound with influences from The 1975 and Catfish but with Sam’s own personal style. Mark our words, this guy is going places! THE MUSIC FILES’ FAVOURITEContinue reading “Meet the Musician – LAYKS”