Author Archives: Tom Dibb

LIVE: FEET – YES Basement, Manchester

Rating: Rising Coventry rockers FEET take their unique brand of groove infused punk to a sold out YES in what turned out to be a blistering affair. Opening the set was a raucous rendition of single, ‘English Weather’, and with…

LIVE: Cub Sport – Manchester Deaf Institute

Rating: Australian synth-pop act ‘Cub Sport’ bring the UK leg of their tour to Manchester’s Deaf Institute. Showcasing songs both old and new, the band highlighted their unique live appeal. Opening the set was track, ‘Chasin’, with the slow and…

ALBUM: Nahli – ‘Therapy Side A’

Rating: Essex based soul-pop artist ‘Nahli’ releases her debut EP, Therapy Side A. A record that unflinchingly explores the singers emotions of heartbreak, all of which happening whilst being accompanied by a groove-bound garage beat. The EP starts as it…

ALBUM: Kris Barras Band – ‘Light It Up’

Rating: With their latest release, rockers ‘Kris Barras Band’ aim to reinvigorate an old school rock ‘n’ roll sound. With their blending together of genres such as Country, blues and folk, they embody the spirit of American rock ‘n’ roll,…

NEWS: Ciara Vizzard Releases Latest Single ‘Is It Ok?’

Pop-toned singer-songwriter Ciara Vizzard releases her latest single ‘Is It Ok?’ An emotive track that refuses to shy away from its modern pop influences. Following on from her debut EP ‘Fearless’, Ciara Vizzard releases ‘Is It Ok?’ The track selects…

Brand New Friend share new single ‘The Letter A’

Rising Northern Irish indie-rockers Brand New Friend release latest single ‘The Letter A’. A track drenched in hard-guitars and a timeless rock and roll spirit. Coming off the back of 2018’s ‘Seatbelts for Aeroplanes’, Brand New Friend have unveiled their…

ALBUM: Emma Frank – ‘Come Back’

Rating: Brooklyn based singer songwriter Emma Frank releases her latest album ‘Come Back’. A warming and somewhat delectate exploration into Frank’s own isolation and heartbreak. The record firmly establishes its roots within the tender tones of avant-garde folk with leading…

LIVE: Bingley Weekender 2019

Rating: Review: Tom Dibb  Images: Jonathan Taylor Instagram: @jonathantaylorphotography  Despite the last-minute arrangement of the festival, Bingley Weekender sported one of the most varied line-ups of the festival season. Headlined by Brit-pop greats Ocean Colour Scene, Doves and James, the…