Bryan Fox – ‘I Saw My Ex-Wife Workin’ At The Bait Pro’

Bryan Fox is a whole lot of country and a little bit rock and roll. The Louisville, Kentucky native works as a dentist by day but music is where his heart lays, and he makes regular trips to Nashville and California to write and record music. Bryan’s song, ‘I Saw My Ex-Wife Workin’ At The Bass Pro’ was first released on his 2010 album ‘Big City Lights’, and six years later he released sophomore album, ‘It’s Gonna Be That Kind Of Night’. In 2017 he dug through his song catalogue to find the one which would lend itself best to a video: ‘Bass Pro’ leapt out at him. When Bass Pro denied his request to shoot the clip in their store, he decided to rework the song as a parody, and ‘Bait Pro’ was born.

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Jane N’ The Jungle – ‘One Time’

Jane N’ The Jungle are certainly making a name for themselves with their unique blend of 90s style alt and modern rock. The Phoenix Arizona trio, who formed back in 2013, have already graced the pages of Essentially Pop several times in 2017 alone, most notably with their singles, ‘Killed Someone’, and ‘Faded Stars’. Now they’ve released their final instalment for the year, ‘One Time’; a pared down ballad which gives the listener a deeply personal look at the band.

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Shane Palko – ‘Don’t Fall In Love While Time Traveling’

We recently reviewed Shane Palko’s track, ‘Staring Out The Window’, and spoke of his talent and unusual upbringing. The 28 year old, who has performed his music in over 20 countries and adds more to that list every year, has released another track, ‘Don’t Fall In Love While Time Traveling’.

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Shane Palko – ‘Staring Out The Window’

Originally from Pennsylvania, Shane Palko was first handed a guitar at the age of 6, and quickly joined two of his older brothers in search of telling a story through its strings and his voice. He’s had an unusual life – was brought up in a forest and spent much of the past decade touring the world – and so it’s no wonder the 28 year old indie folk/rock musician has such an incredible artistic vision. His song, ‘Staring Out The Window’, was born while visiting Uganda.

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Fire To The Stars Illuminate With New Single ‘Stay Down’ And Award Winning Short Film ‘The Death Drive’

Melbourne based Australian and Swedish collective Fire To The Stars follow up their previous release, ‘Made Of Fire’ with a new single, ‘Stay Down’. The track is accompanied by a cinematic video, which in itself is made out of scenes from the award-winning short film, ‘The Death Drive’. ‘The Death Drive’ was created by Kyle V. James and Michael Bourne.

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Alexandra Gyasi Combines Love of Poetry and Music With ‘Wedding Ring’

Born in Peterborough, England, of Hungarian and West African descent, Alexandra Gyasi grew up with a strong interest in the arts, with a love of theatres, dance, film and music. She’s released her newest single, ‘Wedding Ring’, available as a free download.

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‘England For Glory’ – Daz Sims and Paul Hobbs Raising Money For Variety

Darren “Daz” Sims and Paul Hobbs, from Bristol, have joined forces to combine their love of football and their desire to help charity.

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Tiego Saga’s Debut EP ‘Busy With My Head’ Is Mind Blowing

Tiago Saga was raised in Portugal and now lives in Brighton. His live sets, with their gentle whispers to melodic shouting, fingerpicking guitars to train ride rhythms, have captivated artists from New York to Beirut.

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Hicari are ‘Consumed’ With First Single Release and Video

Liverpool quintet Hicari will release their single, ‘Consumed’, on 15 April.

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Everything is ‘Easier’ With Matt Henshaw

Matt Henshaw delivers ear catching hooks over a darker sound. The highly prolific award winning singer-songwriter has released 3 EPs, a remix collection, a demo collection, and is set to release ‘Belief Is All’ in May.

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Leave a Mark: The Legacy of Jedward

John and Edward Grimes want to leave a mark on this world.

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Oh Hell No! Jedward Set to Take the World by Storm!

John and Edward have a lot coming up – Oh Hell Yes!

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Every UK Number One Song: Hey Joe

“Hey Joe ” by Frankie Laine was Number One on 24th October 1953 and it remained at number one for 2 weeks. Now this is a fast paced, […]

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Every UK Number One Song: Look At That Girl

“Look At That Girl ” by Guy Mitchell was Number One on 12th September 1953 and it remained at number one for 6 weeks. Another great number one from […]

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Every UK Number One Song: The Moulin Rouge Theme

“The Moulin Rouge Theme” by Mantovani & His Orchestra was Number One on 15th June 1953 and it remained at number one for 1 week. This was […]

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Every UK Number One Song: I’m Walking Behind You

“I’m Walking Behind You” by Eddie Fisher was Number One on 27th June 1953 and it remained at number one for 1 week. The second number one […]

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