Category: Features

PLAYLIST: A Reluctant Girl’s Guide to Tinder

If you’re single, red-blooded, and in possession of a smart phone, there’s a strong chance you’re swiping away on Tinder. You said you’d join it for the ‘lolz’ but let’s face it, those ‘lolz’ were the result of a lot of internal…

PLAYLIST: July 2017

We’re half way through the year, everyone’s still coming down from their Glastonbury highs, and the weather’s taken a turn for the worse – but don’t despair! There’s a whole season’s worth of festivals approaching, and come rain or shine, you’ve always…

Glastonbury: The Clashes, The Secrets, The Songs

There are mere hours until the gates of Worthy Farm open again, for more fun than you can shake your body down to the ground at (yes, The Jacksons will be there). Don’t forget your sunscreen, you might need extra…

INTERVIEW: Courts

We’ve been following Basildon band Courts for a while now and each time they release a new single, we’re consistently impressed by the feel-good, original nature of their tunes. ‘True Say’ is their latest offering, and it’s another humble, high energy track that…

INTERVIEW: Simon Fowler of Ocean Colour Scene

After a busy year in 2016 celebrating the 20th Anniversary of break-through album Moseley Shoals, Ocean Colour Scene are gearing up for the festival season including a headline show at Liverpool’s Hope & Glory Festival, before heading back down to…

Festival Guide: Visions 2017

Name: Visions Festival Where: Various venues, London Fields When: 5th August 2017 Headliners: Jenny Hval, Liars, Blanck Mass, Frankie Cosmos Also Featuring: Sophie, Shame, Noga Erez, Happyness, Goat Girl, Amber Arcades, Wolf Eyes, Ider, Marie Davidson A Brief History: Back for…

PREVIEW: Liverpool Sound City

Its been 10 years since Sound City first appeared on the musical event’s map, but only recently has it firmly cemented itself as one of the best inner city festivals in the country. Taking place at the Clarence Dock in…