South Africa – Pop Music’s Low-Key Revolutionary (Featuring Singer-Songwriter Matthew Mole)

Brit-pop, Americana, even Germany’s infamous electronic scene. Some styles of music are synonymous with certain countries. Yet, mention South Africa and many music-lovers are quick to jump to Paul Simon’s 1986 record ‘Graceland’.

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Matías Malagardis Releases Debut Single ‘Forget’

In the last three months, Britain has seen snow, sun, downpours and dryness. The weather has been, at the best of times, unpredictable. If only there was a way that t-shirt season could be guaranteed. Well, there just might be.

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Kick Out The Jams Organiser Roger Kent Talks To Essentially Pop – Four Stages, For Music Lovers

Kick Out the Jams brings the best of indie alt-rock to Brighton between 17 and 19 May.

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Brighton’s Alternative Escape Festival Releases 2018 Line-Up

The noisy neighbour of The Great Escape Festival has let loose a torrent of talent as it reveals its line-up for 2018, offering up a diverse serving of rock, punk, pop and more.

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Oliver Hazard – Illinois

Americana-folk trio Oliver Hazard release ‘Illinois’, the third single off their upcoming album, ’34 N. River’.

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Kyla Imani Releases Her New Single ‘Sitting Up In My Room’ Featuring Jay Critch

Singer, songwriter, actress and performer, the multi-talented Kyla Imani follows up her debut EP ‘Sweet Tea’ with the single ‘Sitting Up In My Room’.

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Fieldcrest Release The Single ‘Just Breathe’ From Their Debut EP, ‘Meadowlark’

Alt-rock band Fieldcrest have delivered an impressive first single, ‘Just Breathe’, taken from their EP, ‘Meadowlark’.

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Christina CF Releases Debut Single ‘Ultimatum’

Canadian solo artist Christina CF cruises into the indie-pop scene with her first single, ‘Ultimatum’.

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Indie-Pop Artist Leah Dou To Play Debut London Headline Shows As Well As The Great Escape

Chinese born English speaking indie-pop artist Leah Dou is set to play two sold out London headline shows this May, as well as two further dates at The Great Escape festival in Brighton.

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Desert Mountain Tribe – ‘Wide Eyes’

Indie-rock trio Desert Mountain Tribe release ‘Wide Eyes’, the debut single from their upcoming second album, ‘Om Parvat Mystery’.

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Tony Wright And Ryan Hamilton Reveal Collaborative Album, ‘Grand Ole Otley’

What do Yorkshire and Texas have in common? If you’re struggling for an answer, don’t fret, if you read on I’ll give you one for free.

On June 8, Yorkshire-born Tony Wright and Texas-bred rocker Ryan Hamilton will release their debut collaborative album, ‘Grand Ole Otley’.

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A Sit Down with Suzi Island

Amid a hectic schedule including the impending release of their debut single, Show me the Way, on 23 March, and a string of live shows, alt-rock outfit Suzi Island (made up of Hugh Reilly-Smith and Matt Carter) found time to answer a few of my questions.

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Cappellino – ‘Ghost Town’

Cappellino releases the title track from his upcoming debut album, ‘Ghost Town’.

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Suzi Island – ‘Show Me the Way’

Brighton based duo Suzi Island serve up a piece of alt-rock perfection with their debut single, ‘Show Me the Way’.

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Superstar Ace – ‘Wassa Wassa’

Nigeria born hip-hop producer Superstar Ace follows up his hit single ‘Summertime’ ft. Anatii, with new single ‘Wassa Wassa’.

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Jonny Shitbag & The Smokes – ‘You Could Not Have Given the Slightest of Fucks’

Jonny Shitbag and The Smokes release their first (and quite possibly last) album, beautifully titled, ‘You Could Not Have Given the Slightest of Fucks’. Go on, take a second to appreciate that name. All done? Then we’ll begin…

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