Getting Cozy With: Armchair Committee

Armchair Committee

Armchair Committee first formed as Tom Hackwell (Guitar/Vocals) and myself (Dave Larkin, Bass/Vocals) demo-ing some tracks in a filthy apartment in North Carolina during an extended trip to the USA in 2011. After writing a few embryonic song ideas while there, we moved to Bristol and started playing gigs and

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Jamie N Commons

Jamie N Commons

Bristol blues-rock vocalist and songwriter Jamie N Commons has two EPs under his belt (The Baron and Rumble and Sway) and is currently writing his debut record. Wanting to learn more about the music created by this talented and charming artist, AMBY met Jamie during his latest visit in Toronto. Enjoy

Getting Cozy With: Svelte


Dear AMBY readers, We’re Svelte, an electronic duo from Bristol, UK. We’re releasing a stream-only track (SoundCloud and Spotify) on the 1st of every month for a year, culminating in an album summer 2016. Made up of Mary and Jake, we met playing in the Bristol University Symphony Orchestra and quickly bonded

Getting Cozy With: The Jacques

The Jacques

We came together as The Jacques just over a year ago when we got Jake in on guitar to play a festival. We're two sets of brothers from Bristol and London. We've been working with Gary Powell (Libertines) since our show at the Libs Hyde Park gig last year on his label,