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…

Nej-Las Releases Dark Wave Electro EP

If you think techno and electro has nowhere else to go, you’re very much mistaken. The latest release from Nej!Las, a two-track EP featuring Washout and Fini, threatens to be a major crossover release. Featuring elephantine throbbing beats, this is an almost shockingly dark, seething crawl through a modern metropolis to the very heart of…

Tiffani Juno’s ‘Go Hard’ EP

Having won Sony/ATV’s song writing competition during her college years and collaborated with a number of notable artists including Shy FX and Jakwob, the latter of whom she charted with in the UK top 40 with ‘Somebody New’, London based electro-soul singer-songwriter, Tiffani Juno, is back with her debut EP, Go Hard – an introspective…

Track Review: ‘Not Gonna Fall In Love With You’ by Pallab Sarker

Pallab Sarker, the British/Bengali songbird from Peterborough, has released a new single “Not Gonna Fall In Love With You” following the success of his debut record- ‘Morning in Brixton’. Having lived such an interesting life, being a Press Adviser to Ministers, you can literally hear Sarker’s memories and life experience oozing out of his clever…

New Video: ‘Babysitter’ by Temper Cartel

This is one for the indie lovers – Oxford based quartet Temper Cartel have just dropped the video for their new single ‘Babysitter’ which sees over 40 of the band’s friends acting like kids and throwing a wobbly, crying and generally being childish. In their early days, the band were picked up by Mark Gardener…

‘Belinda’ by vintage-rockers Albino

Rock may have seen its best days but London based rockers Albino are bringing back a little bit of that throwback sound with their blend of country, americana, folk and whiskey. Yes, whiskey. Suggesting that they pretty much function on whiskey, their choice of poison, Albino draw comparison with a number of classic vintage rock…

Pablo and The Appleheads: ‘Zaida’

Pablo and the Appleheads, a band started in Barcelona in 2014, consists of the outstanding Pablo Villavacchia on lead vocals and acoustic guitar, Pere Foved on drums, Jordi Franco on bass, Joan Vinyals on guitar and backing vocals, Jordi Batida on guitar, and Manu Guix on piano. The band are set to release their new…

TONICA- SAVE YOURSELF

TONICA is putting Manchester back on the map with their new track ‘Save Yourself’. From the home of musical legends, TONICA are a duo consisting of Amory (singer, songwriter) and Sam (songwriter, instrumentalist, and producer), taking inspiration from artists such as The XX and The Weeknd, TONICA’s sound is definitely relevant and has a weight…

Track of the week: ‘Lamba’ by Bimbi Philips

Track of the week goes to the lively and seductive afrobeat stylings of Bimbi Philips with his latest single ‘Lamba’. Although he considers himself an afrobeat artist at heart, Bimbi isn’t afraid to experiment and think a little outside the box, often delving into the worlds of dancehall, EDM, house and soca. As an I.T…

Voldo Blanka ‘Go Your Way’

Canadian artist Voldo Blanka’s ‘Go your way’ is an intimate experience that proves there is more to elctro music than meets the eye. Anyone expecting a bass heavy, forgettable dance song that would be heard in the middle of student clubs across Europe will be pleasantly surprised by the depth of this song. Blanka’s creativity…