Gregg Garvey’s latest solo venture, ‘Time To Dream‘, offers listeners a rich tapestry of musical exploration. Released on April 3rd, 2024, this album is a testament to Garvey’s meticulous craftsmanship and his ability to weave together diverse influences into a cohesive sonic experience. Drawing from his roots in Minnesota, Garvey infuses his music with a … Continued

By Wednesday, coming fresh from Manchester, hit us with a mic-drop worthy single to step into spring with. The band have spent the last year building their loyal following whilst playing some of Manchester’s finest and well known grassroots venues. 2024 is set to be a big year for the band as they are slowing … Continued

The Leeds based new kids on the block are back with their second single and after marvelling at their first effort it would have been remiss of me to to let this one go unnoticed. With their debut track and a successful headline show having taken care of the pleasantries, the band return to the … Continued

Sophie Li’s latest release, ‘Billboards’, is a sonic manifestation of liberation and empowerment. From the moment the first chord strikes, Li takes listeners on a journey of breaking free from the shackles of insecurity and embracing the exhilaration of newfound confidence. The track’s soaring riffs are like beams of sunlight breaking through storm clouds, infusing … Continued

‘Make Me Smile’ is the debut EP from Tommy Ball. Having previously been a part of Mancunian four-piece Dantevilles, Blackburn-born Jamie Gallagher, now using the pseudonym Tommy Ball, is well acquainted with making great music, as is crystal clear with these latest tracks. Summoning a wide range of influences and genres, such as jazz, rock, … Continued

Lizzie Esau’s latest release, ‘Wait Too Late’, marks a significant leap forward in her musical journey. Following the success of her previous track, ‘Impossible + Strange’, which garnered attention from Radio 1’s Future Artists and Absolute Radio’s Sunday Night Music Club, Esau delivers a powerful and politically charged anthem that demands attention. From the outset, … Continued

Red Light Effect’s latest offering, ‘Full Of Nothing’, emerges as a poignant reflection of the pandemic era, encapsulating the struggle and resilience of Manchester’s music scene amidst unprecedented challenges. In this post-punk anthem, the quartet channels the raw essence of their experiences during lockdown, crafting a narrative that resonates with authenticity and introspection. Amidst the … Continued

Paul Bidault’s debut solo album, ‘Dark Tides‘, is a haunting odyssey through the depths of human emotion, navigating themes of betrayal, loss, revenge, love, and the looming spectre of the apocalypse. This album is a testament to Bidault’s singular artistry, as he takes on the roles of songwriter, performer, and recording engineer, crafting an intimately … Continued

Jovi Skyler’s latest EP, ‘Call It A Day‘, is a raucous journey through punk, alternative rock, and a dash of psychedelia, serving up a potent concoction reminiscent of early ’90s rebellion. With a background steeped in the DIY ethos of the underground music scene, Skyler’s evolution as a musician and storyteller shines through in this … Continued

Do you despair at the carousel like, trend centric nature of popular music? Do you tire of seeing “glitz and glamour” triumph over tenacity and talent? Well if you do, please read on, as there is a lad called Will Matthew who is about to set your world on fire. The Leeds based, Southerner in … Continued

With the clocks going forward, days have gotten longer, and it can only mean one thing – finding that perfect song to soundtrack your summer anthems. ‘Until Somebody Gets…’ is the latest release by Manchester based band, The Recreation. The track comes in at a sweet two minutes twenty-one seconds and delivers nothing but the … Continued

Northern chaps, The Juice, dish out their latest freshly squeezed single ‘Rip It Up’ after a summer of endless sold out shows, a trip to Isle of Wight Festival and Etihad Stadium. The latest single, ‘Rip it Up’ delivers a promising and catchy tune from the get-go through the use of those sweet, sweet guitar … Continued

Over 8 million Spotify streams, numerous sold out shows and a Main Stage set at Truck Festival are certainly a far cry from the Mancunian dream factory of Fallowfield, where The Covasettes first put their heads together not all that long ago. That said, their latest single ‘One Tear at a Time’ is a sure … Continued

2024 is the year of former Freeda from frontman Sean Rowles, now using the pseudonym Noah Speaks, as he plunges into the world of solo music making. His new endeavour has begun with the debut release of ‘Seventeen’, a reflective track that uses funky guitar and a catchy chorus to capture the substantial growth found … Continued

The Wears’ latest EP, ‘Atlas‘, is a powerful testament to their ability to blend raw emotion with anthemic energy. Title track, ‘Atlas’, encapsulates the frustration of early-stage break-up, weaving conversational verses with high-energy choruses that demand attention. The song’s authenticity is palpable, drawing listeners into the tumultuous emotions of heartbreak with its honest lyricism and … Continued

Uno Mas delivers an electrifying punch with their latest track, ‘Heaven’. Infused with themes of infatuation and obsession, the song navigates the tumultuous landscape of desire and compromise in relationships. Set against an upbeat indie anthem backdrop, Uno Mas beckons listeners to grapple with these emotions head-on. Hailing from Manchester, Uno Mas proves their prowess … Continued

The Great Leslie’s latest offering, ‘The Sauce’, serves up a delectable blend of infectious energy and youthful exuberance. From the very first note, this track hooks you in with its catchy melody and irresistible rhythm, making it impossible to resist tapping your foot along. Frontman Ollie Trevers’ vocals exude confidence and charm as he narrates … Continued

EEVAH’s latest single, ‘Heartbeat Is Missing’, pulsates with electrifying energy and raw emotion, offering listeners a glimpse into the depths of inner turmoil. From the onset, the formidable duo plunges into a sonic journey characterised by electrifying guitars, distorted vocals, and an unrelenting rhythm. This track, the third release from their upcoming EP, ‘Simplify Life‘, … Continued

Silo Hill’s eponymous album is a masterful fusion of 60s folk rock nostalgia and the indie pop sensibilities of the late 90s and 2000s. Drawing inspiration from luminaries like Elliott Smith, Andrew Bird, and The Shins, Silo Hill crafts a sonic landscape that is as evocative as it is captivating. Hailing from the Philadelphia area … Continued

Douzey’s EP ‘Discard‘ is a vibrant carnival of wit and melody, promising a rollercoaster ride through life’s quirks and quibbles. Bursting with whimsical anecdotes and tongue-in-cheek lyricism, Douzey takes listeners on a journey that’s both playful and profound. Despite encountering setbacks, including health issues like fibromyalgia, Douzey’s determination shines through in ‘Discard‘. The three-track EP … Continued

Tom Webber’s latest release, ‘Keep Calling’, showcases the evolution of a talented singer-songwriter whose journey began strumming a guitar on the streets of Oxford. Influenced by the classics and contemporaries alike, Webber’s sound is a fusion of timeless melodies and modern storytelling. In this track, Webber collaborates once more with writer-producer James Dring and Jack … Continued

Meg Chandler’s latest single, ‘Bad Luck’, serves as a poignant reflection on the trials and tribulations of modern dating, delivered through her signature fusion of folk, indie, and pop. Hailing from the picturesque countryside of Shropshire, Chandler’s upbringing steeped in music is evident in the soulful melodies and introspective lyricism that characterise her work. At … Continued

Concrete Club’s ‘Latency’ encapsulates the essence of contemporary existence with poignant lyricism and a vibrant musical landscape. Delving into the dichotomy between the mundane routines of daily life and the pursuit of profound moments, the song embodies a narrative of both weariness and hope. The concept of ‘Latency’, explored lyrically, resonates deeply, reflecting the journey … Continued

Kaiden Nolan’s latest single, ‘Undersold’, emerges as a confident declaration from the heart of Manchester’s musical landscape. Drawing from influences spanning generations – from the timeless resonance of John Lennon to the contemporary edge of Arctic Monkeys and Sam Fender – Nolan crafts a mature and self-assured piece that heralds his arrival with flair. As … Continued

Matty Dagger’s debut release under the moniker poor effort, titled ‘you’re wrong, i’m right (symphony)’, emerges as a poignant observation of digital discord and societal polarisation. Drawing from his experiences and surroundings in Salford, Dagger navigates through the murky waters of online debate and the tendency towards moral grandstanding, all while infusing his work with … Continued

Good Cop Bad Cop’s latest single, ‘M.E.X.I.C.O. C.I.T.Y.’, serves as a tantalising glimpse into their forthcoming album, ‘Welcome to the Marble Zone‘. This track encapsulates the essence of Sheffield’s 80s electronic scene while delivering a contemporary twist that’s both nostalgic and innovative. Crafted by Joe Carnall Jnr., the mastermind behind GCBC, ‘M.E.X.I.C.O. C.I.T.Y.’ draws inspiration … Continued

Only The Poets unleash their magnetic single ‘Gone By Now’, a tantalising glimpse into their alt-pop prowess and a prelude to their forthcoming EP, ‘One More Night‘. This track, a fan favourite, serves as a testament to the band’s ability to craft infectious melodies while infusing heartfelt emotion into their lyrics. Produced and mixed by … Continued

Velociraptor’s latest single, ‘Computer Future Part 1’, marks a triumphant return for the Brisbane garage rockers after a seven-year hiatus. Following the release of the electrifying singles ‘Leaving Hollywood’ and ‘Timebong’, this track serves as a tantalising glimpse into the expansive sonic landscape of their forthcoming album. In ‘Computer Future Part 1’, Velociraptor masterfully blends … Continued

Welly’s latest single, ‘Shopping’, is a satirical masterpiece that slices through the veil of modern consumerism with surgical precision. In this exuberant anthem, Welly delivers a rallying cry against the decline of the UK high street while weaving a narrative that is both sincere and startlingly insightful. With influences ranging from the indie storytelling of … Continued

KAWALA’s latest offering, ‘What’s Up’, is a vibrant testament to their evolution as artists, encapsulating the essence of summer in its infectious rhythms and uplifting melodies. The North London five-piece effortlessly crafts an upbeat anthem that serves as a gentle check-in to a close friend, inviting listeners into a world filled with woozy sunshine-filled sonics … Continued

GF Morgan’s latest album, ‘Magenta‘, is a soulful journey through the musical landscapes of ballads, sea chanteys, original compositions, and the timeless melodies of Celtic tradition. Celebrated at its CD release party at Dharma Bums in New Hope, PA, this album stands as a testament to Morgan’s prowess as a solo artist, drawing upon selected … Continued

ARTEMIS, the musical persona of Manchester’s own Josh, presents ‘The Waves’ as a captivating blend of heartfelt lyricism and dynamic instrumentals. Drawing inspiration from the likes of Florence and The Machine, The National and Kings of Leon, ARTEMIS weaves a sonic tapestry that resonates with both passion and intimacy. ‘The Waves’ serves as a poignant … Continued

Take Effect’s latest release, ‘Stellar’, is a sonic rollercoaster that encapsulates the essence of indie-rock and post-punk with a fervent energy that leaves listeners craving more. Hailing from Hamburg, this band formed in January 2023 and have quickly carved a niche for themselves in the music scene, blending distortion with melody and traditional singing with … Continued

In a tumultuous whirlwind of emotion and sonic innovation, Scatterchild’s latest single ‘Bleep Test’ emerges as a testament to their evolving artistry. Inspired by the relentless endurance of a high school running test, this track serves as a poignant reflection on navigating life’s challenges amidst uncertainty and change. From the onset, ‘Bleep Test’ envelops listeners … Continued

Lucky Number You’s latest single, ‘Hands On The Horizon’, delivers a refreshing blend of nostalgia and contemporary flair. Hailing from Birmingham, UK, this three-piece alternative band continues to carve their own path in the music scene with a sound that defies categorisation. Drawing inspiration from 80s and 90s pop and rock classics while infusing their … Continued

Get ready for the one of the UK’s best festivals as Tramlines Festival returns to Sheffield’s Hillsborough Park from Friday 26th to Sunday 28th July 2024. This year’s event promises to be bigger and better than ever, with an electrifying lineup across five stages and a host of exciting activities to keep you entertained throughout … Continued

By The Waves emerges from the vibrant music scene of Manchester, UK, with their latest offering, ‘Vampires’, an eclectic blend of soul, dream-pop, reggae, rock, and indie that captivates from start to finish. Their dynamic sound, showcased by beautifully crafted lyrics and signature falsetto melodies, creates an unforgettable sonic journey. Frontman Ben Thomas showcases remarkable … Continued

Tom A. Smith’s latest anthem, ‘Get Me Started’, is a triumphant return to his indie-rock roots, solidifying his status as one of the UK’s most promising talents. Following the success of his acclaimed EP ‘EP3‘ and the hit single ‘Fading Away’, Smith’s newest offering radiates with infectious energy and undeniable charisma. ‘Get Me Started’ encapsulates … Continued

I’ll admit. A debut single from a fresh faced, indie pop four piece is hardly one of the Music Industry’s most endangered species right now. I would also concede that even if by some miracle you found one that caught your eye, TikTok will always be on hand to bury them with 50 that didn’t. … Continued

Shines, the Grimsby band heralded as a fusion of North East Lincolnshire’s songwriting prowess, continues its meteoric rise with their latest single, ‘Stunt Double’. Following their sold-out debut shows and the success of their first single, ‘Home’, Shines is set to dominate the scene with their distinct blend of gritty lyricism and pulsating beats. Released … Continued

Bristler’s debut album, ‘Cascades At Play‘, emerges from the depths of the Asbury Park music scene with a blend of sonic exploration and melodic prowess that sets it apart. Led by singer/guitarist Rudy Meier, whose previous band Wetbrain showcased his knack for alt-rock innovation, this new venture marks a bold departure into uncharted territory. Initially … Continued

In ‘Future Tense‘, Super Tuesday, the brainchild of singer/songwriter Alex Kisch, delivers a captivating blend of indie rock, alt-country, and folk-pop that deftly navigates through a spectrum of emotions and themes. Drawing inspiration from the likes of Big Star, REM, and Wilco, while also incorporating elements reminiscent of contemporary artists such as Mac DeMarco and … Continued

A new tune from down under, Tushar has brought us a sticky sweet slice of ozzy sunshine with their latest track ‘Peaches and Wine’. Their unique, sultry voice, bouncy melodies and electric guitar create a dreamy sound that radiates warmth, good vibes and everything you crave on a gloomy, grey day. Tushar is an indie … Continued

Keyside’s latest single, ‘Nikita’, encapsulates the essence of Liverpool’s vibrant music scene with a poignant narrative and soul-stirring melodies. Lead vocalist Dan Parker’s lyrical prowess shines as he delves into the emotional complexities of abandonment and longing, drawing inspiration from personal experiences. Through ‘Nikita’, Parker weaves a tale of resilience amidst despair, echoing the struggles … Continued

Lissy Taylor’s latest track, ‘Life Changing’, serves up a potent dose of motivation in just over two and a half minutes. Like a shot of espresso for your soul, this song ignites a fire within, urging listeners to embrace their potential and strive for greatness. Inspired by the vibrant spirit of her hometown, Stoke-on-Trent, Taylor … Continued

IST IST continues to assert their dominance in the alternative music scene with their latest single, ‘Lost My Shadow’. Known for their electrifying live performances and unwavering dedication to their craft, the Manchester-based band showcases their signature intensity and raw energy once again. Produced by Joe Cross, whose expertise has graced the works of renowned … Continued

SYLLO’s latest release, ‘Notions’, is a captivating indie-pop anthem that solidifies their position as a rising star in the music scene. Having garnered support from industry heavyweights like Dave Monks and Shell Zenner, as well as selling out a hometown headline show, SYLLO’s trajectory is undeniably on the rise. ‘Notions’ is a masterclass in heartfelt … Continued

The Tonics’ debut single ‘Memories Won’t Drown’ is a testament to their dedication and passion for music. Recorded with meticulous attention to detail, the track is a refreshing blend of pop melodies and punk energy, showcasing the band’s diverse influences. From the opening chords, it’s evident that The Tonics are here to make a statement. … Continued

Bull’s latest single, ‘Head Exploder’, is a sonic firecracker that ignites with raw energy and unapologetic grit. As the lead single from their upcoming sophomore album, it serves as a tantalising glimpse into the sonic landscape they’re poised to explore. From the opening chords, ‘Head Exploder’ wastes no time in grabbing your attention, delivering a … Continued

Fond Of Rudy’s latest single, ‘Infatuation’, is a magnetic fusion of 80s nostalgia and contemporary pop-rock sensibilities that effortlessly captivates the listener. The band’s lineup, comprising Matt on vocals and rhythm guitar, Ross on lead guitar, Otto on bass, Si on drums, and James doubling as a live guitarist and saxophonist, brings a rich diversity … Continued

With ‘Gone Is the Day’, Kodaclips unveils a mesmerising journey through the intricacies of dysfunctional family dynamics, marking a poignant anticipation of their upcoming album of the same name. Released via Sister 9 Records, this single seamlessly navigates between lighter, ethereal tones and heavier, introspective sounds, mirroring the inner conflicts and scars resulting from tumultuous … Continued

NINA and Radio Wolf’s collaboration in ‘Bluesbreaker’ unleashes a riveting fusion of dark romance and pulsating beats that will leave you yearning to dance. This track transcends genre boundaries, blending haunting vocals with rich synth layers, propulsive guitar riffs, and experimental sound effects. ‘Bluesbreaker’ exudes a fiery amalgamation of electro, rock, and blues, propelled by … Continued

Castles in Canopy’s ‘Take A Picture With Me’ is a vibrant testament to the band’s evolution and commitment to their craft. Hailing from Manchester, this indie-pop quartet seamlessly blends nostalgic vibes with contemporary flair, reminiscent of the Killers, Keane, and Blossoms. With their 10th single, ‘Take A Picture With Me’, Castles in Canopy continues to … Continued

Paint Me In Colour’s latest single, ‘Pick Me Up’, is a spirited anthem that encapsulates the rollercoaster journey of life’s highs and lows. With lyrics that peel back the layers of struggle, from dead-end jobs to setbacks, the song transforms into a rallying cry for resilience. It’s more than just a melody; it’s a testament … Continued

KATZ’s latest offering, ‘Heaven Again’, is a burst of lo-fi energy that encapsulates the essence of their DIY ethos. Clocking in as their fastest track yet, the Manchester-based trio showcases their knack for blending classic rock and roll with a contemporary twist, delivering a seamless fusion of fuzzy garage rock with surf music vibes. Ben … Continued

‘King of Broken Hearts’ is the latest release from Mancunian four-piece, Lost Legs. Following the success of their EP, ‘Last Laugh’, ‘King of Broken Hearts’ boasts their commitment to creating edgy, indie–rock bangers, and provides an angsty anthem for those recklessly tumbling through complicated relationships. Lost Legs is made up of all the components of … Continued

Stone Mile’s latest offering, ‘Out There Somewhere’, serves as a testament to their burgeoning status within the Manchester music scene. The five-piece band has already made waves with their unique fusion of rock instrumentation and pop melodies, and this track solidifies their position as a force to be reckoned with. The song’s thematic depth shines … Continued

With the release of their latest single ‘Head Underwater’, Manchester’s Corella continues to solidify their place as one of the most exciting bands to emerge from the UK indie scene. The quartet follow the success of recent singles ‘Drifting‘ and ‘Don’t Stop Me‘ with another euphoric offering that effortlessly blends raw indie-rock power with infectious … Continued

Issy Sutcliffe’s latest offering, ‘FERAL!’, is a raw and unapologetic anthem that delves deep into the essence of untamed ferocity. Hailing from the North West of England, Sutcliffe’s musical journey since childhood has culminated in a captivating fusion of classic blues and raw punk energy, a blend evident in this electrifying track. ‘FERAL!’ is a … Continued

Tin Pot Clay Man’s latest double-single, ‘Vacant/Ally’, marks a significant evolution for the Australian-born project, now based in Manchester, UK. Led by Gaurav Jaswal, the band introduces a fresh lineup and collaborates with vocalist Rachel Cawley for the first time, adding layers of ethereal dream-pop to their signature post-punk sound. ‘Vacant’ opens with haunting melodies, … Continued

The Great Leslie’s latest offering, ‘Just Say Yes’, from their upcoming EP ‘Heavy Unsteady‘, is a euphoric anthem that encapsulates the essence of a night filled with music-induced ecstasy. Featuring Russell Lissack of Bloc Party, this track proves to be a standout addition to their already impressive repertoire. From the onset, ‘Just Say Yes’ immerses … Continued

Little Strange revs up their musical engine with their latest single, ‘Alright Now’, a dynamic record pulsating with raw energy. Following the success of their previous self-produced hit, ‘Hard Days Hard Times’, this Manchester-based band demonstrates their unwavering commitment to their sound. ‘Alright Now’ encapsulates the essence of Little Strange, boasting a thunderous rhythm section … Continued

Jekyll’s latest release, ‘Trampled Ghosts’, is a hauntingly introspective journey through the complexities of human emotion and experience. Drawing comparisons to early Muse, Radiohead, and Depeche Mode, the band showcases a profound depth of musicality and lyricism that sets them apart in the indie rock scene. Recorded in the late hours of the night in … Continued

Hailing from the heart of Manchester, The Marbellas are the embodiment of Northern soul and gritty indie rock. Formed in 2019, this quartet comprises Brish Harvey on vocals and acoustic guitar, Jordan Ames on lead guitar, Matty Cassidy on bass guitar, and Joe Deegan on drums. Their journey began in the vibrant neighbourhood of Ancoats, … Continued

Red Rum Club’s latest offering, ‘Western Approaches‘, is a testament to the band’s growth and exploration of their musical boundaries. With 11 tracks filled with open-hearted, observational poetry and infectious melodies, this album is a journey that moves feet, minds, and hearts. From the outset, the band sets the tone with ‘Afternoon’, an upbeat bop … Continued

In ‘Another Day’, Matt Sahadi serves up a cathartic blend of raw emotion and blistering rock energy that leaves listeners electrified. Hailing from the heart of the Midwest-rustbelt and now entrenched in Nashville’s vibrant music scene, Sahadi channels his gritty, blue-collar roots into a sonic landscape that crackles with urgency and authenticity. With lyrics that … Continued

KITES, hailing from Newcastle Upon Tyne, deliver a sonic experience that’s a delightful fusion of grunge-tainted indie rock with a hint of nostalgia. Their latest offering, ‘Innocence & Gold’, encapsulates the essence of longing and missed opportunities, resonating deeply with listeners through its raw energy and emotional authenticity. Lead singer Kane Teal’s vocals soar with a … Continued

WRKHOUSE’s latest single, ‘Snow’, is a poignant exploration of personal and relational growth, marking a significant transition for the alternative indie-rock quartet. Departing from their previous Welsh-language identity, the band continues to evolve with this track, serving as the second offering from their forthcoming EP, ‘Out Of The Blue‘. Lead singer Lewys’s emotional journey is … Continued

In their latest electrifying single ‘Now I Found You’, Oxford’s indie-pop sensation, The Mezz, delivers a triumphant anthem that encapsulates their journey of resilience and unity. Following their acclaimed EP ‘Avoid the Panic‘, this track marks a bold evolution in their sound, seamlessly blending energetic indie-pop with synth wave and 80s-inspired vibes. From the first … Continued

With their self-titled debut album set to hit the airwaves, This Rebel is poised to make a lasting impression on the indie rock scene, and their latest single ‘Cheap Thought’ serves as a tantalising preview of what’s to come. Inspired by a blend of Murder Ballads and free noise, This Rebel, led by Phil Etheridge … Continued

Rien du Sol’s latest single, ‘Black And White Sunlight’, encapsulates a poignant blend of alternative rock and electronic elements, echoing the influences of MISSIO and Unlike Pluto. This track serves as the final piece in their upcoming EP, ‘I’m Not As Happy As I Seem‘, delving into themes of cultural displacement and existential uncertainty. The … Continued

Canongate’s latest offering, ‘Sometimes, everyday’, is a vibrant indie anthem that showcases the duo’s undeniable chemistry and musical prowess. Hailing from Edinburgh, this two-piece band has honed their craft since their teenage years, and it shows in the polished yet adventurous sound they bring to the table. The song delves into the theme of miscommunication, … Continued

Jess Abran’s latest EP, ‘Diary of a Flame‘, serves as a poignant reflection on the passage of time and the nostalgic embrace of youth. Abran artfully weaves together a collection of tracks that read like chapters in a memoir, each song a vivid snapshot of her formative years. In ‘That Song’, Abran transports listeners back … Continued

Baydream’s latest EP, ‘Propaganda‘, is a testament to their evolution as genre-bending virtuosos. Building upon the foundation laid by their debut, ‘Cosmos‘, this release catapults the band into a realm of sonic exploration that is as ambitious as it is captivating. Exploring themes ranging from consumerism to cosmic magic, ‘Propaganda‘ is a rich tapestry of … Continued

Haytor’s latest release, ‘Osaka’, is a sonic journey that captures the essence of exploration and companionship amidst the chaos of an unfamiliar city. Hailing from Southwest UK, this indie-rock quartet, led by vocalist Austin Robison, delivers a captivating blend of introspective lyrics and energetic instrumentals that leave listeners yearning for more. ‘Osaka’ bursts with fluorescence … Continued

Speelburg’s latest single, ‘Talk Me Down’, embodies the signature sound that has earned Speelburg acclaim as a rising force in electro-pop. The brainchild of Belgian-American musician Noah Sacré, Speelburg’s music radiates a buoyant energy that belies its introspective lyrics – a juxtaposition evident in ‘Talk Me Down’. Sacré’s relocation from England to Los Angeles infuses … Continued

Benedict Cork’s latest single, ‘Nice Guy’, is a poignant exploration of the complexities of dating and the quest for genuine connection. Embracing indie pop with finesse, Cork delivers a track that not only showcases his musical evolution but also his knack for weaving heartfelt narratives through soaring harmonies and candid vocals. In this song, Cork … Continued

GETNER’s debut single, ‘White Walls’, serves as a powerful testament to the band’s ability to fuse raw emotion with unrelenting musical prowess. Hailing from Manchester with Irish roots, GETNER brings forth a genre-bending sound that defies traditional boundaries, captivating listeners with a potent blend of rock and the mystique of Irish storytelling. ‘White Walls’ is … Continued

Michael Gallagher’s latest single, ‘Rum & Raisin’, is a soulful masterpiece that not only showcases his musical prowess but also his commitment to authentic storytelling and empathy. Recorded at the prestigious Kempston Street Studios (formerly Parr Street Studios) with producer Alex Quinn, this track is poised to be a game-changer for Gallagher in 2024. In … Continued

Mezcal’s latest single, ‘Tell Me’, resonates with poignant honesty and emotional depth. The West Yorkshire alt rock trio delivers a raw and evocative narrative, painting a vivid picture of internal struggle and isolation. The protagonist grapples with profound loneliness, feeling trapped within their own mind amidst a sea of well-meaning but perhaps oblivious companions. ‘Tell … Continued

Spirits of Saturn’s latest release, ‘Transfigured’, marks another mesmerising entry into their discography. Recorded at Loop Studios in Manchester and expertly mixed and mastered by Tucan of Superorganism fame, this single is a testament to the band’s evolving sound and lyrical depth. ‘Transfigured’ is a pulsating synth-pop ballad that immerses listeners in a kaleidoscope of … Continued

May Payne’s live rendition of her debut EP ‘Sane‘ presents a profoundly intimate experience, showcasing her songs in their most vulnerable and confessional form. Accompanied by a string octet, Payne’s stripped-back performance at Sacred Trinity Church in Manchester captivates with its emotional depth and raw honesty. From the hauntingly beautiful arrangement of string parts, crafted … Continued

Sober Sundays’ latest release, ‘More Than Yourself’, resonates with a raw authenticity that encapsulates the essence of youthful introspection and the pursuit of self-identity. Recorded live at their university’s studios, the track exudes a captivating energy, mirroring the band’s dynamic live performances that have garnered them a devoted following since their inception at Bath Spa … Continued

Kai Bosch’s upcoming EP, ‘Love, Throw Me A Bone‘, is a poignant journey through the wreckage of heartbreak, epitomised by the defiant anthem ‘Funny’. With this track, Bosch delivers a cathartic punch straight from the depths of emotional turmoil. ‘Funny’ is not just a break-up song; it’s a raw outpouring of anger and resentment, born … Continued

‘Monsters’ is the newest single from Manchester’s own, Foxglove. Plucked straight from their debut EP, ‘Monsters’ follows the success of their previous single ‘Tell Me a Story’, but this time around, essences of 90s and 00s classics coat this tune as we’re urged to shake off the past that haunts us and embrace what’s ahead. … Continued

Andy Ross, a Mercury Prize-nominated producer and the owner of Astar Studios in Manchester, recently met with Stuart Daley, CEO of The Pentatonic, to discuss their shared zeal for emerging music and their commitment to nurturing new artists and bands. Since 2008, Astar Studios has been offering professional recording services and supporting up-and-coming artists and … Continued

Baby Said’s latest single, ‘You Killed It’, is a defiant anthem that builds upon the raw energy and unapologetic attitude that defined their debut hit, ‘FIGHT’. With blistering guitar riffs and anthemic vocals, Baby Said delivers a powerful message while staying true to their signature sound. Inspired by real-life encounters, ‘You Killed It’ fearlessly confronts … Continued

PLAY DEAD’s latest release, ‘Pretty Little Thing’, serves as a rebellious anthem against self-image obsession and influencer culture. Released via Blitzcat Records on February 27th, this Britpop-infused track marks the announcement of their forthcoming EP, ‘Fly On The Wall‘, as well as the kickoff of their EU tour on March 15th. Following the defiant stance … Continued

The Terrys have returned with their highly anticipated sophomore album, ‘Skate Pop‘, marking a triumphant evolution in their sound. Their latest single, ‘Tokyo’, serves as an enticing encapsulation of the album’s vibrant energy. With edgy guitar riffs and anthemic synths, ‘Tokyo’ seamlessly blends indie pop with brit-pop influences, offering listeners a catchy floor filler that’s … Continued

MAGNETS’ latest single, ‘SPEAK’, resonates as an empowering anthem amidst the chaos of today’s world. Crafted by Naarm-based artist Siobhan McGinnity, MAGNETS delivers a compelling message that urges listeners to confront the challenges they face head-on. McGinnity’s blend of sparkling indie-pop, coupled with her poignant lyricism, creates a sonic landscape that captivates and inspires. Driven … Continued

Club Kuru’s comeback after a five-year hiatus marks a mesmerising return to the psych rock scene with their latest single, ‘Gone Like A Flower’. Led by Laurie Erskine, the band’s masterful fusion of classic songwriting, sensual guitars, and introspective lyricism is on full display in this captivating track. Erskine’s knack for crafting irresistible hooks and … Continued

SOMOH’s latest single, ‘Problem Child’, is a poignant exploration of self-doubt and the courage to pursue one’s dreams. Under the moniker SOMOH, singer-songwriter Sophia Mohan delivers a compelling blend of bedroom-pop and alt-rock, drawing inspiration from the likes of Beabadoobee and Soccer Mommy. Produced by Joel Johnston (aka Far Caspian) and released via Tiny Library … Continued

Danny Mellin’s latest offering, ‘You and Your Friends’, from his EP ‘Where Did The Time Go?‘ is a spirited anthem that epitomises the essence of Indie Rock ‘n’ Roll. With infectious energy and catchy hooks, this track is bound to kickstart your day with a burst of positivity. Mellin, accompanied by producer Alex Quinn, crafts … Continued

Big Romance’s latest offering, ‘Sickner’, is a gritty testament to the disillusionment of contemporary society. Following the success of their previous single, ‘Messed Up’, the Newcastle outfit continues to captivate with their signature blend of high-energy grunge pop. ‘Sickner’ seamlessly merges deadpan spoken word with blistering punk instrumentation, creating a sonic landscape that mirrors the … Continued

A sumptuous collection of jangly guitar riffs and timeless-feeling vocal melodies, the latest release from the fast growing indie four piece Pentire, ‘Don’t Let Your Love (Let You Down). Releasing their first record under a label, Pentire have become the first in a new series of single releases from Scruff of the Neck records, the … Continued

Duke Keats’ latest offering, ‘Heavy Heartbreak’, is a testament to his eclectic influences and evolving musical journey. Hailing from Coventry, UK, Keats seamlessly blends elements from a diverse range of artists, from Miles Davis to Toro Y Moi, creating a sound that is uniquely his own. The track serves as a preview of his upcoming … Continued

My Glass World’s latest offering, ‘Assorted Marvels‘, released on January 19th, 2024, via Luxury Noise Records, is a captivating exploration of diverse musical landscapes. Led by composer and musician Jamie Telford, the album showcases an impressive range of styles, from the sax-driven vigour of ‘White Out’ to the soulful nuances of ‘Genghis Khan’ and the … Continued

Common Tongue’s latest release, ‘Speak’, resonates with a raw energy that cuts through the noise of modern-day communication. Led by Matt Thompsett on guitar and vocals, and supported by Matt Winterman on drums, the duo’s chemistry is palpable, a connection forged in their hometown of Chatham, reignited years later in Southsea amid the waning days … Continued

Learn To Surf’s latest single, ‘Passing By’, encapsulates the essence of old friends reuniting to craft something truly special. Comprising James Baldwin on drums, Jim Coburn on bass, Joe Reeves on guitar, vocals, and keys, and Jack Titcombe on guitar, vocals, and keys, this quartet’s synergy is palpable. Drawing inspiration from the likes of Radiohead, … Continued