Just Listen: Saltwater Sun – The Wire

Saltwater Sun Words: Elena Katrina  The return of Saltwater Sun feels long over due but oh so worth the wait. Newest single The Wire takes a look at hard hitting subjects without it sounding overly dark musically – though that bass line certainly has it’s place rooted there. Shimmery guitar riffs and swirls meet up … Continue reading

Just Listen: Baby Strange: Pure Evil

Baby Strange Words: Gary Feeney Introducing itself with a simple yet instantly recognisable guitar riff from singer/guitarist Johnny Madden, one which lurks menacingly in the background throughout (and which sparks crowd mayhem from the first note live), Pure Evil is propelled along by the thunderous drums and bass pairing of brothers Connaire and Aidan McCann as … Continue reading

Just Listen: Matthew And The Atlas – Temple

Matthew And The Atlas There’s such a beauty to the character of the vocal of Matt Hegarty that I think he could sing me anything, potentially even out of tune, and I’d still feel like I was being wrapped in velvet and sinking into a seat made of marshmallow. The musical landscape is somewhat a … Continue reading

Free Download: Glass Spells – Rebellion

Glass Spells My latest #SoundcloudStumble comes from  California’s Glass Spells, with their forthcoming single Rebellion. It’s dark, edgy electro and packs a punky punch square between the eyes. Even better is they’re giving this track away for free – go grab it while you can! Find Glass Spells on Facebook Listen to and download Rebellion … Continue reading

Just Listen: Dream Wife – Hey Heartbreker

Dream Wife Describing their sound as “pop”, Dream Wife announce their debut self-titled EP through Cannibal Hymns on Friday 11th March 2016. They also shared the lead single from said EP; Hey Heartbreaker. It’s not exactly what I have in mind as “pop” – it’s definitely rock n roll – it screams early days Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Le Tigre … Continue reading

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