Saturday, June 15, 2019

Music Reviews

Para Lia’s Hawk Hill has something for all musical tastes

Para Lia seems to make music that is like looking at a gemstone. Depending on how you hold it...

Roll Up for the Greatest Rock Show in Town!

Are you ready for an unforgettable night of rock, prog and freakish twists and turns - from three bands...

Jasmine Ash brings a whole new elegance to pop music

There is pop that sounds like it was built hurriedly in a factory on the last shift of the...

Beauty In Chaos gathers the great and good of rock music together

The term “Supergroup” might seem slightly out of step with modern times but I can think of no better...

David J and Rose McGowan make sweet music together

You have to admire David J’s desire to remain relevant. It is very easy for musicians at a certain...

Kim Thompsett’s new LP proves that baroque ‘n’ roll ain’t dead!

Reviewing the luscious Woebetide Hill recently was the perfect excuse, not that I need much of one, to break...

Cellista thoroughly embraces the post-genre world

If you are still one of those people who sees classical and contemporary music as being two mutually exclusive...

The aptly named Slowness offer up unhurried, sonic beauty

Slowness make music which seems less about presenting songs to the listener and more about cocooning them in smooth...

Where We Sleep on a quest to find a new form of rock music

Where We Sleep almost feel like the front runners in the search for a new form of rock music,...

More musical magic from the black watch

Whereas I grew up in a musical era where a whole raft of British alternative bands were looking to...

Swimming against the tide towards pop’s full potential

There was a time when the term pop music didn’t conjure images of air-brushed karaoke kids, dance routines and...

From here to Eternities 1 : The strange world of Y33BA

I guarantee that if you asked 5, 10…100 different people to listen to Y33BA they would all come to...

Chaos and charisma collide on new Submotile release

If the term Shoegaze has always suggested intricate walls of guitar noise whilst Dream-pop suggestive of a more drifting...

The Original Rude Boy still working hard 40 years on

Being that this year marks the 40th anniversary of both The Specials and 2Tone Records, Working Hard Everyday is...