Cracking New Single from Crack of Dawn

Canadian funkateers, Crack of Dawn, have largely been ignored by everyone outside of their homeland. Fortunately, Canada itself has reacted in quite the opposite way, buying enough records from the band in their hayday to ensure they outsold Earth, Wind & Fire, a reasonable sonic comparison. However, Crack of Dawn are far from finished. Comprising […]

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Short Sharp Scratch: ‘Shell Suit’

The songwriter/producer Jak Chantler, ex-guitar player for alternative grunge band Kingskin (Kerrang!’ best unsigned band) now ventures away from his grunge rock roots and into the soul realm with “Shell Suit.” He now goes by the suit of “Short Sharp Scratch”, previously writing pop and rock records post-Kingskin departure, and now musing towards throwback-soul inspired […]

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Gulf return with ‘Talk’

https://soundcloud.com/gulf/talk-latest-mix-241014/s-mbsF0?in=gulf/sets/polyphony-ep/s-9Juyx Consisting of long-time musical brothers, Mark Jones and Femi Fadero, Gulf, a trip-pop band from Liverpool, are making their long awaited return with the new single ‘Talk’. Their music, since starting in 2014, has been described as ‘pop in swirling technicolour’, reinforced by the psychedelic artwork they release to complement the tracks. The band, […]

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Jazz pianist Massimo Colombo releases unique tribute album ‘We All Love Burt Bacharach’ with the help of major musicians

Massimo Colombo, one of the greatest jazz pianist to come out of Europe, is set to release an entirely unique Burt Bacharach tribute album titled ‘We All Love Burt Bacharach’. The album features major names such as the drummer from Weather Reporter Peter Erskine, member of the Yellowjackets Bob Mintzer and refined folk singer Kathleen […]

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Canadian experimental jazz trio BADBADNOTGOOD return funky new single ‘Speaking Gently’

Alternative instrumental jazz outfit BadBadNotGood have gone down a funkier route with this new sleek single ‘Speaking Gently’. It gradually builds into saxophones and guitars, the trio continuing to showcase the same sparkling synergy as always. The Canadian group yet again seem to be heading in an exciting new direction, a imminent album IV in […]

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