Legendary Hammersmith Palais brought back to life…
Under their shouty #STAYLOUD banner, audio brand Skullcandy is creating a series of music shows around Europe  which celebrate the memory of once great music venues with one off special shows in spaces that have been redeveloped in to spunky flats, bistros that serve burgers in brioche buns and other faceless monochrome delights. Last month, […]
Green Man Rising – call for talent
Green Man Rising is the unsigned talent arm of arts and music event, Green Man Festival which takes place in Wales in August. Since 2008 the festival has been helping aspiring musicians by giving them the opportunity to open the Mountain Stage in front of an audience of 10,000 people. This year Jamie xx, All […]
Tinder for music lovers
I stumbled across this app today and being a fan (actually if I’m honest, hater) of Tinder, it struck me that this is genius idea. Why the hell didn’t I think of it? Choosic is a music discovery app that recommends new music based on your personal preferences. One swipe at a time it learns […]
Jack Garratt – The Interview
JACK GARRATT talks to us about schmaltzy chords, bringing back the guitar solo and um, being a loser… Our culture is hung up on labels, definitions, personality and stereotypes. But what the hell does it matter anyway? You can’t stick a genre on Jack Garratt’s creations and his personality doesn’t fit into a box either. […]
While Nicola Sturgeon wins UK hearts on ITV’s Leader’s Debate, tonight four of her countryfolk decide to bathe their London fanbase in waves of synth-heavy Scottish post-rock. That foursome is Errors, who awe the capacity crowd at Oslo Hackney this evening with a set that showcases the best of their latest album, Lease of Life, […]
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Jack Garratt – Weathered

Goodness, does Garratt know how raise the hairs on my neck or what? Since the filthiness of Chemical I had wondered if my favourite solo-boy was heading down the ...


Femme – S.O.S. (NZCA Lines Remix)

Everything that NZCA Lines touches is worth viewing from a height, is worth analysing in wonder, knowing you're never going to figure out the fucking mystery of why his ...

Sorcha Richardson Petrol Station

Sorcha Richardson – Petrol Station

The magic of this seemingly straightforward pop number from Irish born artist Sorcha Richardson is in the skillful weave of lyrics and beats that may not be immediately ...

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Vessels – Echo In

In a deep, dark corner of Leeds, a 5-piece electronic band are crafting tunes to make your goose-pimples dance. They're been around for a few years but their 2015 ...

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Panama – Jungle

Just when I was wondering what on earth happened to my old fave Aussie bands... Jungle is the new one from Panama. Probably their most finely polished tune to date, ...

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New Ratatat album out in July!

Five long years have passed since NYC makers of wee-waaa-weirdness put out on album. Magnifique will be Ratatat's 5th LP and it's out on July 17 via Because Music / ...