Category Archives: New Releases

Morrissey Announces European Tour

Get your gladioli ready, Morrissey has announced a European tour…but there may be a hitch. Yes that’s right, the Manchester Moaner (okay we love him but we also love alliteration – and hey! It works!) says he’s boot ready to … Continue reading

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Midfield Workhorse – Bunch of Damn Dogs EP Review

MIDFIELD WORKHORSE /ˈmɪd.fɪәld/ ˈwɜːkˌhɔːs/ (noun) 1. a player active in the midfield, as in soccer, often playing both offensively and defensively. usually possesses strong tackling and passing technique. often equally as destructive as they are creative. 2. a band from … Continue reading

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EP Does Guilfest!

It was the highlight of the summer so far for Essentially Pop when we headed down to Guildford, Surrey to Guilfest. Although the forecast had been for heavy downpours in the early afternoon (and travelling to Guildford it certainly looked … Continue reading

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The Scintillas

Hailing from Epsom in the Surrey Downs, The Scintillas are a quartet you wouldn’t expect to find in leafy suburbia.  But they’re anything but ordinary. Influenced by such artists as The Kinks, The Beatles, Pink Floyd, The Police and The … Continue reading

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Jedward Drop Music Video After Dramatic Coastal Rescue!

The music video for Jedward’s latest single, Free Spirit has been released today – but not without a bit of drama first! Jedward fans woke up to the story that the Dublin twins had been rescued by helicopter in the … Continue reading

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Midfield Workhorse

Named for their favourite footballers (“the no-flair, 110% for 90 minutes kinda guys”), Midfield Workhorse are anything but average.  Hailing from Kingston, Del, Dave, Rick and Andy are heavy on the guitars and strong on the vocals – not a … Continue reading

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Union J Set To Shock!

Union J say their new album, due to be released later this year, will shock people. Speaking to Digital Spy at the Capital FM Summertime Ball, Jaymi Hensley said: “We’ve taken a lot of time out but it was to … Continue reading

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