Day: 15 July 2020

NEW MUSIC: The Manatees – Have It All

Southampton alternative indie-rock trio The Manatees unveil scorching new single “Have It All”. The Manatees (Jay Harris, Tyler Bloor and James Miller) have been making waves in the alternative indie-rock scene since 2018, releasing a constant stream of punchy, high-energy, catchy tunes that have caught the ears of major national tastemakers (namely BBC Radio DJs …

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In Conversation with Joel Havea

A skilled songwriter, natural singer, unique guitarist and overall passionate performer, Joel Havea is a man of many talents. Born in Tonga, raised in Melbourne, Australia, and living in Hamburg, Germany, Joel has a plethora of cultural experiences from which to draw. We had a chance to speak with this singer-songwriter and his band about …

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INTERVIEW: Izzie Yardley – Aurelia

Turtle Tempo speaks with alt-folk artist Izzie Yardley about her enchanting single “Aurelia”. Much like her contemplative new single “Aurelia”, you would be forgiven for presuming Izzie Yardley to be an otherworldly character who speaks entirely in rhyme and riddles. I was so magnetised by her voice and her songwriting that I had no other …

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NEW MUSIC: Quarry – Micro Plastic People

Performing under the moniker Quarry, Vittorio Tolomeo is an indie-pop singer-songwriter residing in London. Combining the traditional Britpop sounds with a harder rock edge, Quarry has been taking his unique brand of music across Europe. While Quarry is Vittorio’s solo project, he has had experiences with numerous bands in different genres. Notable pieces of work …

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