It’s a thrilling day to be in the shoes of Hamilton-based artist Marcio Novelli – or a Novelli fan, for that matter – as today marks the release of his highly-anticipated EP The Reimagining, Vol 1.
Putting a stripped-down, acoustic spin on seven tracks from his pop-rock discography, the release allows
Towards the end of the 20th century, a boozy dinner party wasn't complete unless Morcheeba's Big Calm was playing in the background. It was and still is a sophisticated record and it's classy melodies and innovative soundscapes were the perfect accompaniment for a late-night soiree. Fast forward almost two decades
Have you ever searched down the side of the sofa, hoping to find a bit of loose change? Occasionally when this happens, digging really deep can result in you hitting the mother lode. This is how I discovered Lissie. Despite releasing albums and EPs since 2007, it was only very
The lead track from Sam Eagle’s debut “Nothing In Particular” EP is not likely to pick up much in the way of radio play, at least in the daytime - some decidedly NSFW language in a repeated refrain is likely to challenge the censors. But “Catchy Tune About Eyes or
The only real surprise of Neighbourhood Festival's inaugural launch is why an event of this kind has never been attempted before in Manchester's city centre. No other city in the country is blessed with such an amazing spread of live music venues, all within easy walking distance of each other
There is a moment this evening when Elena Tonra politely apologises for forgetting to turn on her distortion. "Sorry, that sounded a bit shit didn't it" she remarks, but in truth I think it may actually be quite preposterous to imagine that Daughter could ever sound bad. The rest of
THE LUMINEERS MAKE A BIG RETURN TO EDINBURGH
It’s been almost three years since The Lumineers performed in the capital of Scotland, but it has been worth the wait, the band have released their second studio album earlier this year which has been a success.
After a relentless touring schedule for their
Chelmsford based four piece Suspects have sprung into the spotlight in the last few weeks with their debut release “Cigarettes and Cheap Wine” racking up an impressive 3500+ plays on SoundCloud in just a fortnight. A track that shows a lot of potential has singer Max Carnegie-Riviere mull over teenage
In a world awash with singer songwriters it can be difficult for an artist to establish themselves as an act worth paying attention to. But Roman Lewis looks set to do just that. Still only 15 years old, Roman’s writing and delivery display a maturity that you might associate with
It’s always a shame to see a band part company, particularly when you’d yet to see them live. Such was the case with Buckinghamshire trio Swoons who split up in August after three years in which AMBY had featured the windswept video for their single “Striking Lights” and the sweaty