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”

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”

Meet the Bands – Black Bear Kiss

WHO? Chris Leech on vocals, Rob Jones on guitar, Rich Sach on bass, Colin Bagnall on drums and Colin Haden on lead guitar all make up Black Bear Kiss. GENRE? Indie Alt Rock FOR FANS OF: Red Hot Chilli Peppers, The Black Keys, Foo Fighters WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: Heavy guitar riffs, stadium choruses and atmospheric melodies,Continue reading “Meet the Bands – Black Bear Kiss”

Meet the Bands – Phantom Booth

WHO? Louis Upton-Wheeler (vocals/guitar/bass), Lewis Cowper (vocals/bass/guitar), Henry Morley (drums) and Olly West (guitar) make up Reading’s own Phantom Booth. GENRE? Alternative FOR FANS OF: Frank Turner, Queen of the Stone Age and The Strokes WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM:  Phantom Booth stand out from the crowd with their captivating melodies and story-telling lyrics. They writeContinue reading “Meet the Bands – Phantom Booth”

Meet the Bands – Victoria Sponge

WHO? Chris on vocals, Ross on lead guitar, James on Rhythm guitar, Kyle on bass and Dylan on the drums all make up Glaswegian band, Victoria Sponge. GENRE? Upbeat Alt Rock FOR FANS OF: Interpol, Editors and Queens of the Stone Age WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: Energetic guitar riffs, addictive drum beats and impressive vocals, Victoria SpongeContinue reading “Meet the Bands – Victoria Sponge”

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”

Meet the Band – The Super Pumas

WHO? Inverclyde trio GENRE? Grunge / Pop-Rock FOR FANS OF: Nirvana, Foo Fighters and Biffy Clyro WHY WE ARE DIGGIN THEM: Heavy rock riffs, strong vocals and ballad-like tracks, The Super Pumas are seriously talented. They have a truly unique sound that you certainly won’t have heard within the Scottish local music scene before! THEContinue reading “Meet the Band – The Super Pumas”

Meet the Bands – Stone Sea

WHO? Brazilian/ Irish trio based in Dublin GENRE? Alternative Rock, Stoner/Doom to Bossa Nova Rock with some groovy riffs and lyseric melodies thrown in there too! FOR FANS OF: Black Sabbath and Kyruss THE MUSIC FILES’ FAVOURITE TRACK: Mystify – Infectious guitar hooks and heavy but addictive drum beats, this song is the ultimate headbanger!!Continue reading “Meet the Bands – Stone Sea”

Meet the Bands – Primes

WHO? Falkirk trio, Ollie (Vocals/Bass), Sarah (Guitar) and Reece (Drums) all make up Primes GENRE? Indie Rock FOR FANS OF: Biffy Clyro, Feeder and False Friends THE MUSIC FILES FAVOURITE TRACK: Nine Lives. Right from the get-go, this track pulls listeners in with it’s punchy drums, rhythmic guitar hooks and a beautiful blend of harmonies.Continue reading “Meet the Bands – Primes”