Author Archives: Matt Mead

About Matt Mead

Freelance writer who likes anything with heart and soul
NEW MUSIC: Kitten Pyramid Koozy new album

NEW MUSIC: Kitten Pyramid Koozy new album

A spectacular roller-coaster ride of experimental pop-prog! Featuring 36,000 bees, over a million Facebook views and one isolated doughnut. Released 2 April 2021 Through Flip Flop Records On the 2 April 2021, experimental Burton-On-Trent pop-proggers Kitten Pyramid release ‘KOOZY!!’, their long-awaited follow…

NEW MUSIC: THE NAGGING DOUBTS NEW EP

NEW MUSIC: THE NAGGING DOUBTS NEW EP

THE NAGGING DOUBTS NEW EP: ‘AUTOCALM’ OUT 21ST APRIL VIA SCENIC DRIVE The Nagging Doubts were still at High School in Sydney when they made their first acclaimed EP, ‘Deug Lane’, which was lovingly catapulted into the world via ex-Lemonheads…

INTERVIEW: The Yardbird's Jim McCarty talks about Roger the Engineer

NEWS: Yardbirds Roger The Engineer Super Deluxe Edition 

Demon Music Group present…  Yardbirds  ‘Roger The Engineer’   Super Deluxe Edition Newly remastered from the original tapes  3CD, 2LP and 7” single box set featuring newly remastered non-album singles, rare alternate versions, and previously unreleased material Comes with a 24-page booklet with…

NEWS: Richard Ashcroft & Supergrass confirmed as Splendour 2021 headliners

NEWS: Richard Ashcroft & Supergrass Splendour 2021 headliners

Following the recent government announcement and roadmap detailing plans to lift limits on social contact by 21 June, Splendour organisers are delighted to confirm plans for this year’s Splendour Festival, taking place on Saturday 24 July 2021. Brit-pop legend Richard…

NEW MUSIC: A CERTAIN RATIO announce new EP

NEW MUSIC: A CERTAIN RATIO announce new EP

A Certain Ratio continue their unstoppable run of creativity with a new EP, launching today with ‘Wonderland’, the first track to be taken from ACR:EPA, out on Mute on 7 May 2021. Back in early March 2020, ACR gathered at…

Sub Cultures pic © Tom Damsell Imagery 2021

NEW MUSIC: Sub Cultures debut eponymously-titled EP

South Wales-based indie/alt act Sub Cultures are pleased to announce their debut eponymously-titled EP will be released on 26th March 2021 (via Prank Monkey Records). Produced by Jack Boston (The Cure/Beth Orton) at the legendary Rockfield Studios (Oasis/The Stone Roses/Manic…

REVIEW: Paul Weller - Fat Pop (Volume 1)

NEWS: Paul Weller new album – Fat Pop Volume 1

We may be cursed to be in the midst a global pandemic, buffeted by all of its stresses and pain. But everyone knows that art provides succour, that music is the most reliable balm. And for many there is further…