Author: Emma Storey

Ones To Watch: Long Division Festival, Wakefield.

The seventh annual Long Division festival comes into full swing tomorrow. With an eclectic assortment of arts, literary and music events taking place across some of Wakefield’s most loved landmarks and venues, including the Town Hall and Cathedral, Long Division is Wakey’s largest festival of music and culture. Established in 2011, Long Division sets out …

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ALBUM REVIEW: ‘We Choose Pretty Names’ by Kermes

Hailing from the Leicester DIY scene, Kermes serve a healthy chunk of discord and clashing noise to suitably introduce ‘I Wanna Be Yr Sometimes’. It’s a frank opener to their debut album, ‘We Choose Pretty Names’, and it’s a precursor for the no holds barred, unreserved psyche that the quartet have built their record upon. …

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ALBUM REVIEW: ‘Great Big Blue’ by Geowulf

“Life can give you lemons… Geowulf make bittersweet, fizzy pop with them. Geowulf’s debut album, ‘Great Big Blue‘ screams shimmering production, relatable words and contagious melodies. In a glisteningly sleek record, Geowulf dance in a deceptively dream-like state with the ironic merriness of Belle and Sebastian, clashing with the summery, whimsical reverberated sways of Beach House.“

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