Have You Heard: Junior

For fans of: WSTR, Highlives, Boston Manor A few weeks ago, a friend called me up and asked if I wanted to go out that night and I’d be a fool to say no, right?! So I hopped across the Severn to Cardiff and we headed to Clwb Ifor Bach to see the lovely boys in…

Have You Heard: Sunsleeper

For fans of: Black Foxxes, Movements, Have Mercy, Citizen After forming in 2015, Sunsleeper got straight to work on their debut EP Stay The Same which was released earlier this summer and the result is absolutely stunning. The Utah based band poured almost a year of work into the release and their efforts are noticeable…

Should politics be directly addressed through music?

The age we live in is awful, the news so unbearable, our political stance so shameful, that it seems strange to me that so little of it is addressed through the means of modern art of any kind. But should politics be at the forefront of art? My immediate response to this question would simply…

Have You Heard: Mark Diamond

For fans of: Blackbear, Jacob Lee, Victoria Canal Some people just ooze creativity and hold a natural ability to create hauntingly beautiful melodies track after track. Seattle based singer/songwriter Mark Diamond does exactly that. Diamond offers an indie-pop vibe through his perfect blend of the simplistic instrumentation and airy vocals. The release of his debut EP Cosma…

Have You Heard: Wallflower

For fans of: Brand New, Radiohead, Balance and Composure, Turnover Originating from Croydon, Wallflower are well on their way to making a name for themselves amongst the alternative music scene. Their sound is unique but holds wisps of those Brand New vibes that everyone loves. The latter is probably debatable but let’s be honest, when it…

Have You Heard: Idles

For fans of: Slaves, The Fall, Drenge, Vant There are plenty of up and coming bands out there that are making great tracks and have a well developed sound but just don’t seem to be finding their way in the vast and ever growing music scene. In my opinion, this is due to originality, or…

Monster Bash

Being brought up into a Halloween-loving family, October is probably the most celebrated month in our household with next year’s plans starting almost before this year’s spooky parties have even come to an end. Every year, October 1st marks the un-official commencing of the festive partying and halloween carving season. It also means it’s time…