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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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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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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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Reverse Order

Hailing from New Jersey, Reverse Order are a fresh-faced band who pack no punches. Semi-finalists in America’s Got Talent in 2012, the pop/rock band formed in 2008, and comprise brothers John and Cruise Russo-Zirkel, Drew Katsock, and Frank Spangler.  Drew … Continue reading

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Free Spirit Lyric Video – Jedward

You might wonder why we do so much about Jedward. Well, truth is, we like them. Nay, we love them! The Dublin duo have worked very hard to get where they are, and we at Essentially Pop admire that.  So, … Continue reading

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Jedward – Free Spirit (single review)

“There’s something about those eyes, that girl’s a free spirit” Irish pop duo Jedward’s first song from their as-yet unnamed fourth album packs a lot of punch.  Written by the twins themselves, “Free Spirit”, we are told, was inspired by … Continue reading

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King of the Sugarcoated Tongues – The Sunpilots (album review)

“What do you get when you mix the ancient music techniques of the East with a strong grunge influence? Most people’s immediate response would be ‘a mess’. Well prepare to be surprised, as the result is a great deal better … Continue reading

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