NEW MUSIC: ettie – pepsi

Based in London, UK, ettie (yes, a small ‘e) is a singer-songwriter who, in her own words, “drinks a lot of wine and has a lot of feelings”. Known for her engaging and brutally honest songs, ettie weaves intoxicating sonic webs drawing you into her genre-bending sound. Having performed in many London venues, including Slaughtered …

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NEW MUSIC: Matthew Barton – Judy Garland

‘Judy Garland’ is the 6th track on Matthew Barton’s first cassette tape – a mesmerising, longing, stripped-back hail to 1960s girl-groups. “A song of unparalleled yearning and pop simplicity” – Matthew Barton provides an encompassing description of this song within only eight words. The soul with which he writes enables ‘Judy Garland’ to bundle up your mind …

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NEW MUSIC: Darcie – Silence

Visceral and gripping, Darcie is victorious with her new alt-pop sound in ‘Silence’. Hailing from Manchester, Darcie is the project of multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter Zigi Porter. Gaining recognition from her previous lo-fi soul-pop singles Mango, Litter and Darling (all of which are also captivating tracks), Darcie is switching up her sound with ‘Silence’. Taking a …

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Scott Helman unveils nostalgia fuelled album series – Nonsuch Park (sa)

Warner Music Canada’s Scott Helman has released his highly anticipated album series – Nonsuch Park (sa), sweetly named after the Sutton based park he used to visit with his family as a child. An album oozing with nostalgia, NonSuch Park marks for a rather sentimental, poignant moment in Scott’s musical journey so far and brings …

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NEW MUSIC: Innerkid – So You Love Not Yourself

Austin native Innerkid releases confessional new single “So You Love Not Yourself”. Innerkid is making his presence known in 2020 with a string of creative singles that show off his unique production ideas and songwriting talent. The latest release, “So You Love Not Yourself”, follows up on earlier mountain-movers “Anymore” and “I Lied” with sophisticated …

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Nick Howe – Wide Awake

In ‘Wide Awake’, Nick Howe has penned the anthem for the lockdown insomniac. Labelling the pop ballad in that way, however, may feel as if it narrows the song’s vast scope, as this isn’t simply an ode to the sleepless nights of worry we’ve all experienced at some point in our lives. It feels pure, …

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NEW MUSIC: Roi Bars – Good Day!

A bouncing, building, and unwaveringly catchy indie-pop track, Roi Bars’ ‘Good Day!’ will certainly help you achieve one for yourself. “You’ll never feel better than today” – a line that Roi (Rodrigo) Bars repeats with increasing conviction as the track’s many intricate layers build, ‘Good Day!’ encourages the notion of “taking the good things out of …

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