Author Archives: Matt Mead

About Matt Mead

Freelance writer who likes anything with heart and soul
NEW VIDEO: The Orielles - Dynamic Goo

NEW VIDEO: The Orielles – share new video and Confidence Man Remix

The Orielles have shared an amazing animated video to 7th Dynamic Goo, the latest track to be taken from their much-acclaimed second album, Disco Volador which was released on Heavenly Recordings on Friday 28th February 2020. Talking about the video, which was directed by the video artist Stacie Ant, the…

REVIEW: Joel Sarakula - Companionship

REVIEW: Joel Sarakula – Companionship

The smooth sophistication of Joel Sarakula is a welcome relief in lockdown, kick back, grab a cold lemonade and listen to the easy breeze funk, soul and blues of his new album Companionship released by Legere Recordings. Dabbling with sounds…

NEW MUSIC: EOIN DOLAN releases JUNE HOPE - EP

NEW MUSIC: EOIN DOLAN releases JUNE HOPE – EP

Eoin Dolan evokes a sense of nostalgic optimism with a vintage pop sound on new EPJune Hope.Inspired by early John Lennon solo material, 1960s French pop and vintage calypsocompilations, June Hope charts a journey from youth to young adulthood through…

NEWS: Doves release their first new music in over 11 years

NEWS: Doves release their first new music in over 11 years

Doves have emerged from the studio after their eleven-year hold on new music with Carousels, a swirling, percussive groove that emphatically unfurls their flag at the peak of British music once more. Tracing memories of childhood innocence, wild nights on the Waltzers and the…

Review: West On Colfax - Barfly Flew By

Review: West On Colfax – Barfly Flew By

With their previous releases touching the same genes that helped Teenage Fanclub, The Fall and Wedding Present achieve critically acclaimed success, West On Colfax release their debut long player Barfly Flew By via Greenhorse Records, mixing Americana, blues, folk and…

REVIEW: Paul Weller - On Sunset

REVIEW: Paul Weller – On Sunset

The unveiling of another new Paul Weller album is becoming a regular hallowed ritual that uncovers musical treats and bonuses that you might never expected the Modfather to breach. His recent releases have seen experimental, kraut, library and many more…

REVIEW: Various Artists - Super Sonics album

REVIEW: Various Artists – Super Sonics album

With the rebirth of Menswe@r it’s the perfect opportunity to re-evaluate the period of time they become prominent in the early 90’s with the latest fab release by one of the originators of The Sound Gallery, the legendary Martin Green…