Fake Lips Showcase their Undeniable Musical Chemistry with New Demo Single – ‘Community’ Review

West Lothian and Glasgow based Rock/Punk duo Fake Lips released their fourth single ‘Community’ on Tuesday the 21st of December. Their intention was to launch the new track at midnight, after their headline show at Broadcast Glasgow, however, the big thing that is cancelling everyone’s plans right now happened to unfortunately strike again. Despite this,Continue reading “Fake Lips Showcase their Undeniable Musical Chemistry with New Demo Single – ‘Community’ Review”

in earnest produce a compelling argument for our ‘reasons to stay alive’

[in earnest – ‘reasons to stay alive’ EP cover] By Sandy Power Essex trio in earnest have been making waves this past year with their deeply personal and moving songs, which have covered themes of mental health, their lives and even their dogs. Their latest EP, ‘reasons to stay alive’, is now supplemented by aContinue reading “in earnest produce a compelling argument for our ‘reasons to stay alive’”

The Micro Band making big steps forward with ‘Tried to Kick It (But I Missed)’

[The Micro Band – ‘Tried to Kick It (But I Missed)’ artwork by Lucie Yavruturk and Daniel Crichton] By Sandy Power Micro sized Leith based record label New Teeth has been slowly building their presence over the past year. Founded by members of Edinburgh live music stalwarts The Micro Band, the label has thus farContinue reading “The Micro Band making big steps forward with ‘Tried to Kick It (But I Missed)’”

Uninvited are winning us over with their pleasant rock/pop with a flavour of country running through it.

Listening to ‘Diet Cigarette,’ the first thing that grabs my ears is the velvety-textured voices of Gillian Dhlakama (guitar/ vocals), and Taylor-Ray Dillon (Bass/ vocals), interlaced with Gill’s pealing harmonising, offering detailed and layered vocals that really gives the song a special feeling. The record overall is warm and easy on the ears, with theContinue reading “Uninvited are winning us over with their pleasant rock/pop with a flavour of country running through it.”

EL REY HQ RELEASES DEBUT SINGLE ‘SUNSHINE HONEY BLOW’.

The legend that is El Rey has just released ‘Sunshine Honey Blow’ and it is certainly something special. Based in Manchester, the Irish artist has set the bar high with his debut single. Following his name, he is the true king of writing belters. ‘Sunshine Honey Blow’ is the perfect indie alternative hit! The trackContinue reading “EL REY HQ RELEASES DEBUT SINGLE ‘SUNSHINE HONEY BLOW’.”

The Katuns are pumping out the tunes with their latest all-round hit: The Holiday.

Carrying all the right tropes of some good Indie/Pop, The Holiday is a fun track that can raise your mood in a summer vibes, music festival kind of way. Plucky, and full of energy, The Katuns have worked with Jamie Holmes to develop their sound in the right direction to set themselves up for aContinue reading “The Katuns are pumping out the tunes with their latest all-round hit: The Holiday.”

Jack Hinks courts introspection in melancholy ‘The Emperor’

[Jack Hinks – ‘The Emperor’ art] By Sandy Power Edinburgh-based singer-songwriter and producer Jack Hinks continues with his series of songs circling the stages of grief with a morose study of depression in ‘The Emperor’. The song resides in solitude, glancing at the introspection of grief and pointing to sacrifice, maturity and change. In theContinue reading “Jack Hinks courts introspection in melancholy ‘The Emperor’”

‘Whispers’ are all Sapienn needs in order to be heard

[Sapienn – ‘Whispers’ single art] By Sandy Power Sapienn is the solo project of Glasgow singer-songwriter Scott Simpson. The multi-instrumentalist, who spent his formative years as a guitarist in the city’s underground metal scene, has seen his solo acoustic project grow arms and legs over the last year or so, with broader arrangements and stylisticContinue reading “‘Whispers’ are all Sapienn needs in order to be heard”

Single Review: Fauves – Ends Of Me

Glasgow six-piece Fauves gifted us with their new single Ends of Me on the 6th of August 2021. With life rapidly changing from what we have experienced over the last eighteenth months, Ends of Me is a track which works perfectly to fuel our collective feelings of relief and excitement for the prospect of aContinue reading “Single Review: Fauves – Ends Of Me”

You’re Gonna Go Tonto When You Listen to This Cracker – Insider OUT NOW

By Megan Hughes Scottish Indie Rock n Roll four piece are ready to make waves as they released a new single, which is sure to be a crowd pleaser, just in time for their upcoming live gigs. The quartet hails from Alloa and is made up of front man Kieran Fisher; Jason Strachan commanding theContinue reading “You’re Gonna Go Tonto When You Listen to This Cracker – Insider OUT NOW”