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Banging Colours – “Hallucinogenic Treasures from the Convolution of an Imaginative Brain” – review of a souvenir from a time that maybe never was

Banging Colours – “Hallucinogenic Treasures from the Convolution of an Imaginative Brain” – review of a souvenir from a time that maybe never was

Ross McGibbon December 4, 2020 0

DIGITAL – BANDCAMP     4th December 2020 It is fifty-three years since the Summer Of Love and the heyday of hippy music in the swinging London scene. Matthias Derer has delved deep (who knows where….) to

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Young Marble Giants – “Colossal Youth” 40th anniversary reissue – a reminder of outsider genius

Young Marble Giants – “Colossal Youth” 40th anniversary reissue – a reminder of outsider genius

Ross McGibbon December 4, 2020 0

DOMINO RECORDS        27th November 2020 Young Marble Giants only lasted a few years and made very few recordings but had a huge influence on what came after. Of course, no-one sounds like them, but the

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Collete Cooper – Lost

Collete Cooper – Lost

Vanguard Online November 25, 2020 0

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Collette Cooper is releasing a new album Lost. The album is a steaming swamp of blues and jazz. Cooper’s voice is deep and smoky. Her USP is the vocal tremor she creates as she

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‘Change’ by Pale Waves- A Modern Emo Muse

‘Change’ by Pale Waves- A Modern Emo Muse

Heidi Flood November 15, 2020 0

‘Change’ is Pale Waves first single to come from their second album ‘Who am I?’ set for release in February 2021. Since the release of their debut album ‘My Mind Makes Noises’ in 2018,

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Bye Donald by Brentalfloss

Bye Donald by Brentalfloss

Vanguard Online November 15, 2020 0

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A few weeks ago God sent a message to the American people about who they should elect as the next American president. He did it by hiding himself in a basketball (see more here).

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Carla Bruni – Carla Bruni – some classic grown-up French pop

Carla Bruni – Carla Bruni – some classic grown-up French pop

Ross McGibbon October 22, 2020 0

UNIVERSAL MUSIC           9th October 2020 French pop of this sort lives in its own world, distinguished by an adherence to things that are easy on the ears, a focus on the song and a love

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Bee Bee Sea – “Day Ripper” – pulsing with garage rock and pop intensity

Bee Bee Sea – “Day Ripper” – pulsing with garage rock and pop intensity

Ross McGibbon October 18, 2020 0

WILD HONEY RECORDS 9th October, 2020 At the outset I’m reminded of the crazed askew pop of Leeds’ finest – Cowtown. Similarly a trio and also from a famed place, Lombardy, though nowhere could

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Drive By Truckers – “The New OK” – passionately driven band say the new normal is not okay

Drive By Truckers – “The New OK” – passionately driven band say the new normal is not okay

Ross McGibbon October 18, 2020 0

DIGITAL RELEASE 2nd October 2020 PHYSICAL RELEASE 18th December 2020 Music as commentary and why not? An up to the minute album of tough state-of-the nation songs, rush released to make what difference they

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‘Fake it Flowers’ by Beabadoobee- A Fully Blossomed Masterpiece

‘Fake it Flowers’ by Beabadoobee- A Fully Blossomed Masterpiece

Heidi Flood October 13, 2020 0

A grunge icon for today’s generation, Beabadoobee’s debut album ‘Fake it Flowers’ cements this idea, as it is full of indie anthems in Bea’s words that are, ‘for girls to cry to and dance

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‘How Was Your Day?- Beabadoobee’s atmospheric love song

‘How Was Your Day?- Beabadoobee’s atmospheric love song

Heidi Flood October 11, 2020 0

Beabadoobee’s latest single in the run up to debut album ‘Fake It Flowers’, ‘How Was Your Day?’, is a soothing acoustic love song, further demonstrating Bea’s musical talents that she has previously shown through

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