Category: Track Reviews

NEW MUSIC: Ashton Orion – Uneasy

As a debut single from a brand new artist, ‘Uneasy‘ instantly sets off on the front foot; the opening bars lands us promptly into a rhythmic base of silky smooth production consisting of filtered percussion and warm, luscious synths. Continuing in this vein, the minimalistic synth-pop inspired verses progress into a euphoric chorus, accompanied by …

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NEW MUSIC: Circumnavigate – Layer You Up

Norway’s Circumnavigate release new single “Layer You Up”, a stunning soundscape to send shivers down your spine. Goosebumps! A side effect of listening to beautiful music, and one that I’ve not had the pleasure of experiencing for some time – that is, until listening to Circumnavigate’s new single “Layer You Up”. This is a wonderfully …

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NEW MUSIC: Harry Strange – Turn Away

Harry Strange follows up his last single ‘Four In The Morning’ with the extraordinary ‘Turn Away’ Serving as Strange’s 2nd release of the year, ‘Turn Away’ sees Strange continue to stun with his incredible talent. While ‘Four In The Morning’ delved into the emotional complexities of a one night stand, ‘Turn Away’ sees Strange reflect …

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NEW MUSIC: Ellysse Mason – Something Good

Ellysse Mason gets creative during lockdown with a self-produced music video for new single “Something Good”. If you’re looking for “Something Good” to listen to, look no further. Alt-pop polymath Ellysse Mason has just released the first single of a new campaign to follow her huge 2018 track “Hunt Me Down”. The Manchester musician has …

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NEW MUSIC: Tom Baird – Lonely Hour

Indie-folk songwriter Tom Baird releases “Lonely Hour”, a contemplative piece for those who’ve flown the nest. Tom Baird really has a sound of his own, and “Lonely Hour” embodies it wholly. The influence of Joni Mitchell complements his descriptive writing style in this thoughtful single, and its b-side “New Year”. Impressively, Tom has been gigging …

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INTERVIEW: Chloe – Slow Fade

Chloe is a Scottish-born master of the evocative slow-burner, with a new single “Slow Fade” that showcases the authenticity and versatility of our new favourite femme fatale. We speak to Chloe about her influences, her hometown(s), her songwriting process and more… Hey Chloe, how’s life treating you? It’s all a bit surreal at the moment, …

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NEW MUSIC: Vivid – Unreal

Twangy and shimmering – this is how Vivid describe their music. I couldn’t agree more. Hailing from Copenhagen, the Danish quartet combine 80s New Wave with 90s power-pop resulting in melodic experimentation. Originally founded by Mads Mundt, Troels Siggard and Markus Drag of the alternative group Panda Cash, Vivid diverges from Panda Cash’s punk-rock sound. …

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