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Tracks Of The Week, 13.10.14

Inspired by the likes of Robert Johnson and Blind Willie McTell, Kill It Kid have built up a loyal following over the last six years and – through determined touring and admirable dedication – they have now released their first…

Top Ten RÖYKSOPP Songs

Röyksopp are a beloved Norwegian electro duo from Tromsø, formed in early 1998 and made up of Svein Berge and Torbjorn Brundtland. The two originally experimented with differing styles of musical production but eventually settled with their electronica format. They…

INTERVIEW: Embrace

There was more than one band of brothers from the North of England with epic tunes in the 90s. And unlike Oasis, Embrace are still going strong. On the eve of their headlining performance at Dunfermline Live, we caught up…

Tom Vek LIVE @ The Haunt, Brighton 07.10.14

Rating: There has always been something paradoxical about Tom Vek, something quietly contrary. Coming out of nowhere with his first album We Have Sound in 2005, his uncompromising and assuredly wry style set him apart and found him adorning the…

LISTEN: Royal Blood stream B-side ‘You Want Me’

Royal Blood have unveiled a new track entitled ‘You Want Me’. The song is a b-side to their August single ‘Come On Over’, which was dropped ahead of their critically acclaimed self-titled debut LP. With their huge UK headline tour…

FILM REVIEW: THE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS

Rating: “I’m searching for the truth… Some sweet day, we’ll get there in the end.” Edwyn Collins – ‘Searching For The Truth’ (2010) This search for ‘the truth’ – and the journey of discovery that it entails – is a prominent theme of…

Singles Reviews: Released 06.10.14

And here’s more packaged pleasures for the perpetually adolescent consumer.  Enjoy! Angus & Julia Stone ‘Grizzly Bear’ These Antipodean siblings return with their third album, this delicacy produced by uber-turd polisher, Rick Rubin. To get him on-board the duo promised…