Author Archives: Mari Lane

About Mari Lane

Editor, London. Likes: Caitlin Moran, 6Music, live music in the sunshine. Dislikes: Sexism, pineapples, the misuse of apostrophes.

Introducing Interview: Army Of Bones

Having already received acclaim from the likes of The Revue and BBC Introducing and headlined shows across the country, Brighton-based band Army Of Bones are now set to release their debut album.  Filled with anthemic, emotion-strewn tracks, the album is…

Nirvana’s ‘Most-Played’ Chart Revealed By PPL

Although he may not have approved of us all fawning over his memory and pining for his return, on what would have been his 50th birthday, I’m sure Kurt Cobain would forgive us for obsessing over his music. Whether we’ve…

Premiere: Marina Maximilian – ‘My Boy’ (Making Of)

Ukranian-born Marina Maximilian is certainly no stranger to music-making; having sung in choirs, attended a music conservatory and played in jazz festivals by the time she was fifteen, she is now a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and actress. On new single ‘My Boy’,…

Introducing Interview: DYVR

Having spent some time alone travelling, Gigslutz favourite Adam Cleaver has come back, decided to re-brand – change his artist name to DYVR, and take a new direction with his sound. Teaming up with producer Matt Harris (Hawk), DYVR creates…

LISTEN: High Hazels – ‘Sequin Eyes’

Having already received airplay from Steve Lamacq on BBC 6Music and received praise from the likes of the legendary Richard Hawley and James Skelly, Sheffield band High Hazels have previously supported Slow Club and The Coral, and are now set…

Introducing Interview: Rainbrother

Following the success of his psychedelic folk project The Migrant, Danish artist Bjarke Bendtsen has just released the debut album from his new band Rainbrother. Produced by Noah Georgeson (The Strokes, Joanna Newsom), Tales From The Drought is a collection of beautifully…

Premiere: Tim De Graaw – ‘Ivory’

Born in Johannesburg, but raised in the UK, singer-songwriter and musician Tim De Graaw has done his fair share of travelling; having spent time in LA as a musician, he is now back in London to continue creating his rich,…