Author Archives: Melissa Svensen

About Melissa Svensen

Melissa, 20. Student and aspiring journalist. Hoping to make a career out of aimlessly rambling about music.

Tracks Of The Week, 24.03.17

Hauntingly beautiful – creepiness amplified by its spooky video but certainly underlying in the vocals – ‘Basal Flame’, the latest offering from Lucia Scansetti, is enough to make anyone’s hair stand on end. Fresh from supporting Rodriguez on a run…

Premiere: Rebel Westerns share new track, ‘Envy’

Following the release of their last single, ‘Atomic Bomb’, Edinburgh five-piece Rebel Westerns are back with ‘Envy’ – another dose of uplifting indie-pop, reminiscent of both The 1975 and MGMT. Synth-filled melodies, paired with driving beats, ‘Envy’ is the exact…

ALBUM: Tokyo Taboo – ‘6th Street Psychosis’

I think we can pretty much unanimously agree that the last year and a bit has been shit. Really, truly, rubbish. A number of the world’s favourite people have passed away, while one of the least favourite is now POTUS. Luckily…

Tracks Of The Week, 17.03.16

Taken from their imminent sophomore album, Grow Up, Desperate Journalist have graced ears with their latest offering ‘Be Kind’. ‘Be Kind’ is nothing short of exciting; Jo Bevan’s gorgeously longing vocals on top of Rob Hardy’s melodic guitar lines make…