Dakota Jones are a rising funk, soul and blues rock band from Brooklyn.
'TURBULENCE' THE NOISY NEW SINGLE FROM STRANGE UNIT IS OUT NOW
The Australian trio are the definition of rock 'n' roll.
MAISYN BARES ALL WITH LATEST TRACK 'POOL PARTY'
Out today, this new single explores the subtle invasiveness of body dysmorphia. A sad summer anthem.
DMA’S ANNOUNCE EXTRA DATES FOR HIGHLY ANTICIPATED AUTUMN UK & IRELAND TOUR “THE GLOW”
'THE END OF US', THE NEW SINGLE FROM ALT-ROCKERS DEAR AMBER IS OUT NOW
This is the band's second release from their upcoming EP. Our Adam Wright has been taking a listen.
LEE FORD’S SECOND SINGLE ‘WHERE IT BEGINS’ MAKES THE GRADE ANDMUST NOT BE MISSED
In “Where It Begins” Ford utilises an anthemic blend of guitar and percussion, mixing seamlessly with his powerful voice, to create a captivating and relatable tune.
SLOWRIDE HAVE RELEASED THIRD SINGLE 'AS ABOVE/SO BELOW'
This fine new release is accompanied by a great music video - our Robin Mumford has been finding more about the trio.
'NEON' THE GREAT NEW SINGLE FROM DESERT SHIPS IS OUT NOW
This is the first single from the band's forthcoming new album 'Heavy Soup' and it's a cracker.
HOLLOWS HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'YOU'RE FINE'
The Manchester-based four-piece have surpassed themselves with their finest single to date.
'MY OH MY' THE DEBUT RELEASE FROM EZRAE IS OUT TODAY
This debut single is indie-pop perfection. Read out story on Ezrae and listen to her here for the first time.
THE HILDER RELEASE THEIR ASTOUNDING DEBUT SINGLE 'LOST ON YOU'
The Bridlington-based quartet set their stall out with this incredible first single.
'BULLETPROOF VEST', THE NEW SINGLE FROM THE CANDLE THIEVES IS OUT TODAY
Along with a captivating lyric video, this new release is perfect pop from the Internationally acclaimed duo.
JOHN POWER RELEASES ONE-OFF SOLO SINGLE 'GROUNDED TRUTH'
The song is the soundtrack to a short film showcasing the new adidas Spezial collection.
WITH THE RELEASE OF THEIR NEW SINGLE 'LUCY', LYENA CONTINUE TO SHOW OFF THEIR INCREDIBLE NEW AND POLISHED SOUND
The trio have had an impressive 2021 already - now they are back with their best single to date.
'TECHNICOLOUR SHAKEDOWN' THE NEW SINGLE FROM VELVET STARLINGS IS OUT TODAY.
Taken from their upcoming new album, this new track is the perfect blend of sixties British rock and the sound of the West coast of LA. The music video is something else too.
PATTERN PUSHER PREMIERE THE MUSIC VIDEO TO THEIR NEW SINGLE 'FIND THE LIGHT'
The video fits the song to perfection - view our article to have a watch and to find out more about this new release.
THE HEAVY NORTH RELEASE NEW SINGLE 'NO GOOD' ALONG WITH THE MUST-SEE MUSIC VIDEO
This new release is the second single to be taken from the Liverpool-band's upcoming album. Read our Feature Article that comes complete with the fabulous music video.
KEIRON FARROW SING THE BLUES ON NEW EP 'FAST AWAKE' WITH LEAD SINGLE 'NEXT STRAIN' TAKING CENTER STAGE
TRANSISTOR GIVE IT MAXIMUM VOLTAGE ON LATEST TRACK 'SILVER LINING'
Our Tom Farmer has written an excellent Feature Article on the Alabama-based quartet.
'WE HAVE NO TIME (FOR NOW)' THE NEW SINGLE FROM MORNING TRIPS IS OUT NOW ALONG WITH THE MTV-INSPIRED MUSIC VIDEO
IVY ASH PREMIERES THE MUSIC VIDEO TO HER VIBRANT SINGLE RELEASE 'RAIN AGAIN'
With impressive visuals, the music video is colourful and fits the track perfectly.
HILLARY CAPPS HAS RELEASED HER RAGE-FUELLED NEW SINGLE 'NOBODY TOLD ME'
Topically original, this new release caught the eye of staff writer Robin Mumford.
'BORROWED TIME' THE EPIC ANTHEM FROM DEAN DOVEY IS OUT TODAY
If you are a fan of The Verve you will love this. A sensational. huge track.
PENELOPE PETTIGREW RELEASES TROPICAL FLAVOURED NEW SINGLE 'HOLLYWOOD'
The fierce performer takes us to the club on this new release.
'MAGNOLIA' THE MAJESTIC NEW SINGLE FROM TEAH LEWIS IS OUT TODAY
Sheffield-based artist Teah Lewis has today released her third single of 2021, 'Magnolia' - read more on the accomplished songwriter and her new release.
CHRISSIE HUNTLEY RETURNS WITH HER SECOND SINGLE 'ME, MYSELF & I'
We have been listening to the Brighton-based vocally talented performer.
ELECTRO-INDIE SPECIALISTS REGRESSIVE LEFT HAVE RELEASED NEW SINGLE 'CREAM MILITIA'
Our Deputy Editor Adam Wright takes a look at the band and their latest release.
CHARLIE BAKER RELEASES HIS VIBRANT DEBUT SINGLE 'BETTER WITH ME'
This first release from Baker is a feel good summer anthem. Read our story on Charlie Baker and his track 'Better With Me'.
'ALONE' THE NEW SINGLE FROM LOST CLUB IS OUT NOW
With shades of a MGMT Summer Anthem, 'Alone' Is An Impressive Release.
MEET COURTNEY JADE: VERSATILE, SOULFUL AND INTENSELY LIKEABLE
With soulful vocals and the confidence to transcend genres, Courtney Jade has a strong voice and a bright future. Read our Feature.
DO YOU REMEMBER THE FIRST TIME?
Our Sound Music Writers Remember Their First Records For Record Store Day
'TELL ME SOMETHING', THE DEBUT SINGLE FROM BRIAN CATTIGAN IS OUT NOW
We have been listening to this great release all week. Read our article on the impressive Stirling-based Singer-Songwriter and his first single.
LENNY JAMES HAS RELEASED HIS NEW SINGLE 'MAKE OUR MOVE'
With some industry heavyweights behind him, James is one to watch. Our Alyce Ruby has written this excellent feature on the rising star.
THE MERGERS HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW SIMGLE 'BETTER DAYS'
German quartet The Mergers have released 'Better Days', the latest single to be lifted from their acclaimed third album, 'Three Apples In The Orange Grove'. We have enjoyed finding out more about the German band.
GUY DAVIS CALLS ON LISTENERS TO TAKE A “COMMERCIAL BREAK” IN LATEST SINGLE “WASTE LAND”
'THE MOUNTAIN AND THE WAVE' THE NEW SINGLE BY THIRD GIRL FROM THE LEFT IS OUT TODAY
This new release is a dark and theatrical performance piece that bushed the boundaries of modern music. Read our insightful feature.
THE BOO RADLEYS PREMIERE THE OFFICIAL LYRIC VIDEO TO THEIR FIRST SINGLE IN TWENTY-THREE YEARS
'A Full Syringe And Memories Of You' marks a triumphant return for the band. View the official lyric video here.
ALICE PISANO RETURNS WITH HER NEW SINGLE 'OPEN UP'
The aptly named track creates an uplifting atmosphere. Our Deputy Editor Adam Wright has been taking a listen.
'TOUGH TALK' THE NEW SINGLE FROM MIRABILIA IS OUT NOW
This is perhaps the perfect whistle blower to your shoegaze awakening. You may just fall in love with this peaceful side of the musical spectrum.
LA-BASED SPECIFIC COAST RELEASES MELLOW YET POIGNANT “HOME”
With soft, finger-picked guitar and understating vocals, Specific Coast have released a masterclass in the art of acoustic songwriting. Words by Tom Farmer.
CASEY CRANE HAS RELEASED HER NEW DREAMY FOLK-ROCK SINGLE 'I THINK WE'LL MAKE IT'
It is her first single to be released on all music streaming platforms, and an impressive one at that. We have been taking a listen.
THE CHASE SIGN WITH GOLDEN ROBOT RECORDS
This record deal is a childhood dream come true for the exciting Nottingham based indie rock band.
HAZEL MEI HAS RELEASED HER NEW SINGLE 'THE FUNNIEST THING'
Out today, the new single from the talented Australian is self produced. We have been discovering more about the track and Hazel Mei.
'SWEATSHIRT', THE NEW SINGLE FROM MOONROOF IS OUT NOW
This new release from the Philadelphia-based quartet solidifies an excellent 2021 for the band. Read our story here.
BECKY BRIGGS HAS RELEASED HER LOVE-POP SONG 'L WORDS'
The Brighton singer-songwriter has written a perfect summer pop song. We have been taking a listen.
THE HARDWORKING YOUNG DECADES HAVE TODAY RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'MEDITERRANEAN'
This rousing summer anthem is a must listen. Read our story on the release here.
CALLUM GIBSON HAS RELEASED HIS SINGLE 'SUMMER'
The talented Dundee-based performer is coming out of Covid with a spring in his step. We have been listening to Gibson's first major release.
BRIGHTON-BASED CARAMEL RELEASE KALEIDOSCOPIC YET CRISP “DREAMS OF 60s COUNTERCULTURE”
Our Tom Farmer has been taking a listen.
SPANGLED HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'HEADSPACE'
It is the first single to come from the Manchester band's debut EP. Find out more about their new release in this feature article.
'LONGER NOW', THE NEW SINGLE FROM GEORGE MILLS IS OUT NOW
George Mills has released his fifth single, 'Longer Now', an upbeat yet emotional track that shines a light on the Manchester based performers songwriting talents. We have been discovering more.
RAGSY HAS RELEASED HIS NEW SINGLE 'SAFE FROM HARM'
This is the third single to be released from his forthcoming album. We have been finding out more about the Welsh performer and this new release.
MAE KRELL HAS RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'COLORBLIND'
Our Alyce Ruby has been taking a listen.
'READY TO ROLL', THE NEW SINGLE FROM NATALIE CLARK IS OUT NOW
The talented performer has appeared on The Voice and performed for Richard Branson. Now, she has released her vibrant new single.
ROE HAS RELEASED 'CRUEL', HER FIRST SINGLE OF 2021
‘Cruel’ seems to be a new era for the young singer/songwriter. Alyce Ruby has been taking a listen.
SHAUN FINN RELEASES HIS EMOTIONAL NEW SINGLE 'FALLEN FLOWERS'
The Dublin impresses our Robin Mumford with his new release. Read our story on Shaun Finn and take a listen to the track.
'GOING UNDER' THE NEW SINGLE FROM CARLEY VARLEY IS OUT TODAY
The Bournemouth singer-songwriter has unleashed the Paramore inspired lead track from her forthcoming 'Seasons' EP.
ETTIE RELEASES HER NEW ALT-POP SINGLE 'I'M SORRY TO MY EXES'
The up-and-coming singer-songwriter impresses with her timely Pride month anthem.
LONDON ROCK BAND MODERN GUILT HAVE RELEASED THEIR DEBUT EP
'You're Welcome' features five incredible tracks, lead by title track 'Double Denim'. We have been taking a listen.
SCOTT HELMAN HAS RELEASED HIS INDIE POP ANTHEM 'OLD FRIENDS'
We take a look at the Canadian performer, this great new release and the music video.
'INSECURE' THE NEW SINGLE FROM JACK TIERNAN IS OUT NOW
The fourth single from Jack Tiernan is out now, available on major streaming platforms. Our Alyce Ruby has been taking a listen.
MATTI CHARLTON HAS RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'DARK ADDICTION'
Matti Charlton is relishing their role as a contemporary voice for social change. Read our feature here.
RIVVER HAVE RELEASED THEIR SUMMER ANTHEM 'BLUE LAGOON'
Wigan band RIVVER have returned with 'Blue Lagoon', their first release of 2021 that follows up their impressive previous release 'Smile Back.'
'BLINDFOLDS' THE NEW SINGLE FROM SONDERMINDS IS OUT TODAY
We have been taking a listen to their atmospheric new single.
DARLINGs HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'THE DEVIL'
The Yorkshire duo have also created a captivating video for their synth lead new release.
'9 TIL 9' THE NEW SINGLE BY TOM AUTON IS OUT NOW
Tom Auton releases rip-roaring “9 Til 9”, a beautifully riotous ode to the pursuit of acceptance.
MACY HAS RELESED HER SHINING NEW SUMMER SINGLE 'RAINBOW EYES'
The positive vibes it brings transports you to a world not too far away any longer – A world of sunshine and fun. - Read our story here.
THE VIOLET NINES ARE BACK WITH A BRAND NEW SINGLE 'CAN WE GO'
The Minneapolis band have also produced a captivating music video for the release.
THE STILL HAVE RELEASED THEIR DEBUT SINGLE 'SAFER DAYS'
Our Depury Editor Adam Wright discovers more about the acoustic-folk act from Melbourne,
FAR WEST RELEASES NOSTALGIA-DRENCHED 'MAKE IT UP' VIA HIS SANTA CRUZ GARAGE
Our Tom Farmer has found out more about the performer and his new release.
SODA CRACKER JESUS HAS RELEASED HIS SECOND SINGLE 'DRUG MY SOUL'
Our Deputy Editor Adam Wright has been been listening.
INDIE-POP QUARTET CORAL PALMS HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'DRINK TOO MUCH'
Alyce Ruby has been taking a listen and discovering more about the Devon based band.
STEPHEN EVENS RETURNS WITH CHARASMATIC AND FUN-FILLED SINGLE 'I HATE SHOP (I AM SHOP)'
Our Tom Farmer has been finding out more about the new release and the fabulously entertaining music video.
SLIPPED OFF SILK HAS RELEASED HIS NEW EP
The three track 'An Inconvenient Day' EP is out now. Our Robin Mumford has been taking a listen.
PACIFIC HAVE RELEASED THEIR STORMING NEW SINGLE 'SPIRAL' TODAY
The piano-infused rockers released their new single ‘Spiral’ today, which encapsulates the band’s trademark gritty and emotional sound.
'WOLVES' THE GREAT NEW SINGLE FROM CHRIS CONROY IS OUT NOW
Driven by a constant battle between happiness and heartache, love and loss, Chris Conroy has dropped his latest release - READ MORE.
KYLE HUSKEY HAS RELEASED HIS NEW SINGLE
Indie-Folk performer Kyle Huskey, who hails from Fountain Valley in the US, has released his new single 'Edge Of My Bed' - WE FOUND OUT MORE.
J GUY HAS RELEASED HIS DEBUT SINGLE WITH AN ASTOUNDING VIDEO
Irish singer-songwriter J Guy has released his debut single 'Happened', an indie-folk song that shines with positivity.
'LET ME IN (FADING)' THE DEBUT SINGLE FROM KYLE RASWON IS OUT NOW
We have been discovering more about the talented newcomer.
Aunt.t has today released her first single, ‘Weekends Are Made For Two’.
The track forms an introductory piece for her six song EP.
THE SUGAR PETALS HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'TALK IT OUT'
Alternative Indie-pop trio The Sugar Petals have today released their storming new single 'Talk It Out'. We find out more.
TH£ INTERNET - Glüme - (ITALIANS DO IT BETTER)
Little introduction is needed. This is Glüme. A piece by Paul Laird.
SPECIFIC COAST HAS TODAY RELEASED HIS NEW SINGLE 'WASN'T LOVE'
The LA based performer follows up his popular previous release with his wonderfully melancholic new track. Read more about Specific Coast here.
'GHOST SHIPS' THE NEW NEW SINGLE FROM ISLAND EMPIRE IS OUT NOW
The 80's inspired synth pop duo have released their first music post-pandemic. We have been taking a listen and finding out more about the track.
CHARLIE MOSS HAS RELEASED HIS NEW SINGLE 'THE RIDE'
Brighton-based Charlie Moss keeps momentum up with vibrant latest single “The Ride” - Tom Farmer has been having a listen.
FADED SHADES IMPRESS WITH NEW SINGLE 'SECOND GUESSING'
Faded Shades have released their stomping new single 'Second Guessing', a rip-roaring guitar anthem for the ages.
REALMA HAS RELEASED HER THEATRICAL NEW SINGLE 'WANDERING'
The diverse performer's new track is a film noir inspired artistic revelation.
ARTISTS UNITED COLLECTIVE HAVE RELEASED 'ALL TOGETHER NOW'
A collective of the UK's most talented and fastest rising music stars have combined to record a cover of The Farm classic 'All Together Now' - for the #SaveOurVenues campaign
'SUPERHUMAN' THE DEBUT SINGLE FROM ROSE'S DIARY IS OUT TODAY
Rose, the twenty-one year old singer-songwriter from Fareham, has today released her debut single, 'Superhuman', an impressive slice of indie inspired pop-rock.
TALENTED DUO THE OLD YOUTHS HAVE TODAY RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'YESTERDAY NEVER KNOWS'
ELLIE LAVE FOLLOWS UP HER DEBUT RELEASE WITH 'OCTOBER'
The talented performer has released her upbeat new single.
LUNARCODE HAVE RELEASED THEIR DEBUT SINGLE 'HEARTBREAK'
The single and incredible music video have earned the band awards already - we take a closer look at the trio and their debut release.
FITZROY HOLT RELEASES HIS DEBUT SINGLE 'KELLY'
We take a look at the songwriter and his debut release.
RETRO FUTURISM - NEW BRITISH ELECTRONICA
Paul Laird looks at the history of British Electronica - and the new wave of artists who are sculpting and crafting incredible soundscapes, memorable melodies and block rocking beats. Essential reading.
THE JUICE RELEASE THEIR NEW SINGLE THIS FRIDAY
Our Sound Music favourites The Juice follow up their cracking previous release 'Tell Me Tina' this Friday with their new single, 'Make Me Start'.
'CITY ROADS' THE NEW SINGLE FROM JACK RASMUSSEN IS OUT NOW
Indie solo folk singer, Jack Rasmussen, dropped his latest release on Friday; his second release of 2021. Our Deputy Editor Adam Wright has been finding out more.
'WASTED TIME' THE EXCITING SECOND SINGLE FROM GROWR IS OUT TODAY
We go behind the scenes and find out more about Growr and his new single.
EDEN DAWN HAS RELEASED HER NEW SINGLE 'INDIGO DUSK'
Eden Dawn, an experimental pop artist from Plymouth, is back with her second ethereal soundscape release of 2021.
SENSES HAVE RELEASED A STORMING NEW SINGLE
SENSES, the popular Coventry based Indie Rock band from Coventry, have today released their new single, 'Harder Now (For Love)', which is arguably their best release to date. We take a closer a look at the quartet and their new release.
BLAKE BAKER IMPRESSES ON DEBUT RELEASE 'TEA FOR TWO'
The talented Hertfordshire based performer whets our appetite for future releases - our Deputy Editor Adam Wright has been finding out more.
THE NEW RAVIS - 'THE CITY'S COMING DOWN'
The New Ravis, an indie/rock duo hailing from Galway have released their latest single, ‘The City’s Coming Down’. Our Alyce Ruby found out more.
KILL MY COQUETTE - 'COFFEEBEAN SONG'
Our Robin Mumford has been listening to the new single from the US band.
Berkshire’s Third Lung breathe new life with “Hold The Line”
The track filled to the brim with impassioned curiosity.
DISCOVER TALENTED SONGWRITER JOSH SAVAGE
The Berlin-based UK songwriter Josh Savage is back with a new single and it will hope to follow in the footsteps of his previously released indie anthem- ‘Young Fools’
'WAITING' THE NEW SINGLE FROM LUKA IS OUT TODAY
We have been having a listen and finding out more about the artist. You should too.
PATTERN PUSHER RETURN WITH BRIGHT AND CHEERFUL NEW SINGLE 'COME ALONG'
Exeter indie-pop band Pattern Pusher have today released their new single, 'Come Along', an indie funk/soul track that is bursting with positive energy.
CHARADE HAS RELEASED HIS NEW SINGLE 'ANYTHING I WANT'
"I visited South London for a party when I was nineteen and basically never left..." - Read more about this talented newcomer.
IN DEFENCE OF INDIE
"More and more I see people talking about indie music and linking it with classic rock acts like Oasis, Ocean Colour Scene and Cast. The relative merits, or demerits, of those bands isn’t the point of what I am about to write..."
A thought provoking read from Paul Laird.
BRENNA ERICKSON RELEASES NEW SINGLE 'CALL YOU LATER'
‘Call You Later’ is solo project: recorded, produced and written in her home studio, Elizabeth Studios. Our Alyce Ruby takes a closer look at the release.
DOCKSUNS IMPRESS ON NEW RELEASE 'SO COLD LOVE'
Indie rock band, Docksuns, have returned with a new single, their second of the year. Read our story here.
DIY PUNK ROCKERS YOUNG FATIGUE ASK 'AM I PRETTY NOW?'
THEIR RAUCOUS NEW SINGLE IS AVAIALBLE NOW AND OUR DEPUTY EDITOR ADAM WRIGHT HAS BEEN LISTENING.
FLORIDA'S MORNING TRIPS HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'ASSAULT'
An ode to anyone disparaged by corrupt systems. Our Alyce Ruby discovers more about the collective.
'SUPPOSED TO BE' THE NEW SINGLE FROM BRISTOL'S CHRISSIE HUNTLEY IS OUT NOW
Released today, this soulful new single marks a triumphant return for the talented performer.
DDE'S HAE RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE
the Manchester trio this past week have released their strongest single to date, 'You Gotta (Shout It Out).
'SHOUT!' THE NEW SINGLE BY DEAN DOVEY IS OUT TODAY
Birmingham based solo artist Dean Dovey has today released his new single, ‘Shout!’, a positive, stomper of a tune. We have a listen.
JOSH HOLMES HAS TODAY RELEASED HIS GREAT NEW SINGLE 'CAN'T STOP THINKING ABOUT YOU'
We check out Holmes' impressive new single.
RAGSY SHARES HIS NEW SINGLE 'UNDER CLEAR SKIES'
Welsh singer-songwriter Ragsy shared the second single, ‘Under Clear Skies’ from his forthcoming album ‘One More for the Road’ - our Alyce Ruby discovered more about the talented performer.
SARAH JOHNSONE IS TO RELEASE HER DEBUT SINGLE ON MAY THE 7TH
Next Friday, May the 7th, the Stockton-On-Tees based performer Sarah Johnsone (correct spelling!) releases her debut single, 'Tonight'.
THE INNOCENT HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'ALL THE WAY DOWN'
The band have also recorded an amazing music video for the release. We find out more.
FIXERS HAVE RELEASED THEIR GREAT NEW SINGLE 'ALTRUISTIC LOVE'
The group have finally broken their silence and have retuned with their new single, ‘Altruistic Love’. Our Deputy Editor Adam Jackson-Wright discovers more.
GARY SPLAINE TO RELEASE HIS NEW SINGLE 'DRUNK' THIS FRIDAY
The talented musician brings his own brand of power-pop and guitar-fuzz on the 30th. We found out more about this exciting new release.
IRELAND'S BEDROOM-POP PRODIGY SMOOTHBOI EZRA DROPS THE ENCHANTING "STUCK"
A first taste of June’s eagerly-anticipated EP. Our Tom Farmer discovers more.
'DIRTY LAUNDRY' THE NEW SINGLE FROM CARLEY VARLEY IS OUT NOW
We found out more about her stunning new release.
THE RETURN OF METHYL ETHEL
Last week though saw the band mark their eagerly awaited return with the immediate new single 'Neon Cheap’.
'MY BEST FRIEND' IS THE NEW SINGLE FROM LEE FORD
After spending time in several bands, Lee has now taken full control of his sound and his new track, ‘My Best Friend’, draws influences from a number of artists.
'SUNRISE' THE NEW SINGLE FROM UGLY BEAUTIFUL IS OUT ON FRIDAY
Ugly Beautiful are an alt-rock band who infuse elements of grunge rock and traditional indie to create their own exciting sound.
GABRIEL RICHARDS TO RELEASE HIS NEW SINGLE THIS THURSDAY
Gabriel Richards is set to release his second single 'Gave Up Light' this Thursday, the 22nd of April. The multi-instrumentalist is an alternative singer-songwriter from Stoke-On-Trent.
INDIE SINGER-SONGWRITER RAE RADICK HAS RELEASED HER NEW SINGLE 'CIRCLE GAME' WITH A FABULOUS MUSIC VIDEO
The self proclaimed love child of Kacey Musgraves and Keith Urban blends country, pop and rock to tackle issues we face as a society through her lyrics.
SINKA RELEASE THEIR NEW EP
Our Sound Music favourites SINKA, the alt-rock trio from Watford, have today released their 'Take Me To The Skies' EP. We find out more about the band and their new release.
'BETTER THAN WE FOUND IT' IS THE STIRRING NEW SINGLE FROM AMY FITZGERALD
The London based singer songwriter Amy Fitzgerald has today released her stirring new single. 'Better Than We Found It', an ode to our planet.
DAME HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW INDIE-BOP 'BITE'
The Birmingham band are back with intent.
BEAU BOULDEN SET TO RELEASE HIS GREAT NEW SINGLE TOMORROW
The new track, titled ‘Unfold’, is the his first release of 2021 and follows on from the two singles he released last year.
'SEVENTEEN' IS THE NEW ANTHEMIC SINGLE BY ALICE PISANO
London based, Italian born singer-songwriter Alice Pisano released new pop ballad, ‘Seventeen’,
'MY ANTHEM' IS THE NEW SINGLE FROM SODA CRACKER JESUS
Solo artist, Soda Cracker Jesus, who started to pursue a solo career as a way to challenge himself, has released his debut single.
'8AM' IS THE DEBUT SINGLE FROM CHERRY SERAPH
Cherry Seraph is also known as Sophie Russell, a musical twenty-one year old songwriter and performer from West Yorkshire. Her debut release, '8am', is a soothing synth driven track complete with etheral vocal layers.
WES KING IS SET TO RELEASE NEW SINGLE 'LOADED GUN'
We have all the info on the follow up to his incredible debut release 'Living Strange'.
CORAL PALMS TO RELEASE NEW SINGLE 'OPEN ROADS' THIS FRIDAY
The follow-up to the indie rock band's debut single is another energetic guitar song. We preview the release.
INTRODUCING: JAMES MACKENZIE
Scottish singer-songwriter, James Mackenzie, has continued to develop his folk inspired sound in recent weeks and has his eyes set firmly on the future
OLLIE WADE HAS RELEASED A CLASSIC SINGLE IN 'LOST YOU IN LONDON'
The track is an example of both Ollie’s eagerness and his ability to connect with his audience on a personal level.
DYSTOPIAN POST PUNKS VEX MESSAGE RELEASE DEBUT SINGLE 'DATA REGIME'
A new wave inspired song that despite its dark undertones remains accessible and not without a hint of glam rock.
RISING STAR TOM BRIGHT RELEASES GREAT NEW SINGLE 'HOW YOUNG WE WERE'
Derby based performer Tom Bright has today released his gripping new single - WE FIND OUT MORE.
LINA AND THE LIONS HAVE RELEASED THEIR NEW SINGLE 'WORTH THE WAIT'
Sheffield Alternative New Wave band Lina And The Lions have today released their new single 'Worth The Wait', a dreamy synth track - WE FIND OUT MORE.
EMMA GALE IS STILL WOWING NEW LISTENERS WITH 'LET'S SEE WHAT THE EARTH HAS TO SAY'
The talented songwriter is still receiving plaudits for her stunning debut single.
'ONE FROM THE MODERN' IS A BAND AT THE HEIGHT OF ITS POWERS
Paul Laird looks back at what he deems to be Ocean Colour Scene's strongest output, on the anniversary of the band's much acclaimed 'Moseley Shoals' album.
TILLERMAN RELEASE NEW SINGLE 'RAINBOW'
TILLERMAN are a no nonsense rock guitar band who wear their influences on their sleeves.
DUBLIN NEW WAVE ROCK BAND HAVE RELEASED THEIR BEST WORK TO DATE
We take a look at 'Best Days' a song that is a fusion of new wave, punk and grunge.
PG CIARLETTA TO RELEASE NEW ANTHEM 'LET GO' THIS FRIDAY
With tongue-in-cheek lyrics in the familiar Scottish tongue and an ability to get the room moving, fans of Gerry Cinnamon, Jake Bugg, Paolo Nutini and The View are sure to rally behind Ciarletta.
CHLOE HEPBURN RELEASES NEW INDIE POP EP 'NEVER ASKED FOR THIS'
We take a look at the new three track EP and her career so far.
GRACE SAVAGE DROPS NEW SINGLE
The new track, titled ‘Rag Doll’, builds and maintains her electro-pop sound and features an infectious chorus and pop infused rhythm and catchy lyrics.
THE CHASE HAVE RELEASED THEIR EXCITING NEW SINGLE
Indie-Britpop quartet, The Chase, have today dropped their new single, ‘I Just Can’t Believe That We Share The Same Name’ . We take a look.
TIM'S LISTENING PARTY - A SPECIAL FEATURE ARTICLE AS THE LISTENING PARTY CELEBRATES ITS FIRST YEAR
Paul Laird writes poignantly about the Twitter listening party that us curated by The Charlatans' Tim Burgess. An amazing read.
SLEEPER: THE MODERN AGE
PAUL LAIRD CELEBRATES THE ALBUMS SECOND BIRTHDAY WITH HIS REVIEW OF THE 2019 ALBUM FROM ONE OF BRITPOPS MOST IMPORTANT BANDS
TEST CARD GIRL RELEASES HER BOUNCY NEW SINGLE 'DON'T GO' THIS FRIDAY
WE FIND OUR MORE ABOUT CATHERINE BURGIS AND HER NEW SINGLE
JUNKLHEART RELEASES NEW SINGLE 'BLACK & BLUE'
20 QUESTIONS WITH: BAXTR "We write about our experiences and we’re not being afraid to share that”
WOLF ALICE 'THE LAST MAN ON EARTH'
ALYCE RUBY REVIEWS THE NEW SINGLE BY THE SENSATIONAL WOLF ALICE
REGRESSIVE LEFT DROP NEW SINGLE 'TAKE THE HIT'
Adam Jackson-Wright takes an in-depth look at the Stevenage based trio and their new single.
NOISY MANCHESTER DUO SIGN WITH DISOBEDIENT RECORDS
SLAP RASH have signed with a label and are ready to unleash their brand of punk rock as seen on latest single 'Cimmerian'. We have all the deets.
BRIGHTON DUO THRILLHOUSE READY TO RELEASE 'WHERE THE ROADS DON'T GO'
Their cinematic new single is out this Friday - we preview the release here.
FLO GALLOP RELEASES VIBRANT NEW SINGLE 'CAN'T BE FRIENDS'
We find out more about the twenty-one year old pop princess and her new release.
INTRODUCING: THE SUGAR PETALS
The band have told Our Sound Music of their plans to burst out of lockdown with some brand new material following their splendid debut EP release 'Better'.
20 QUESTIONS WITH: SPRINTS - “I don't want to be like a superstar!”
Tom Farmer grills Karla Chubb of SPRINTS.
DIVISIONS ARE SET TO RELEASE THEIR AMAZING SECOND LP THIS FRIDAY
We find out more about the band and the upcoming album release here.
THE YEAR IN PICTURES UNVEIL THEIR DEBUT EP
We take a closer look at the Norwich trio and their debut EP release, 'Alternative Endings'
COLCHESTER BASED ROCK BAND, PILOT CAN, HAVE RELEASED THEIR DEBUT EP
Deputy Editor Adam Jackson-Wright dives headfirst into 'Faces Are Hard To Find'.
JACKO HOOPER TO RELEASE NEW SINGLE AND BRILLIANTLY DARK MUSIC VIDEO THIS FRIDAY
We find out more about Brighton based performer Jacko Hooper.
THE TWENTY BEST OASIS SONGS
Feature writer Paul Laird digs deep into the Oasis catalogue and comes back with twenty of the best Oasis songs.
20 QUESTIONS WITH: BILK
With a knack for telling stories of their childhood, from fights after England’s World Cup exit to a messy trip to Amsterdam, the lads clearly have something that many relate to. The first in our '20 Questions' series by Tom Farmer.
Cardiff based indie rock band, Sienna, are set to release their first track of 2021
Bishop’s Stortford based duo, Hyde Away, have added to the two singles they dropped in 2020 with brand new track, ‘Hurt’ - we go deeper on this amazing new release.
LAURA ELIZABETH HUGHES RELEASES HERE NEW EP 'WE, MYSELF, I' THIS FRIDAY - WE DISCOVER MORE ABOUT THE DUBLIN SONGWRITER AND GO THROUGH THE THREE TRACKS.
COME HOME: A Poignant, Biographical Trip Through Adolescence, Sound Tracked by JAMES.
An incredibly personal and moving read from Paul Laird.
VIDEO PREMIERE: WATCH THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF THE MUSIC VIDEO FOR 'HONEY PIE' THE NEW SINGLE FROM MEGA HAPPY RIGHT HERE ON FRI 26/02 AT 6PM.
YOUNG DECADES RELEASE THEIR FIRST SINGLE OF THE YEAR - 'LET YOU DOWN' IS A GUITAR ANTHEM.
WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE BAND AND THE SONG HERE.
INDIE-BRITPOP BAND THE CHASE HAVE DROPPED THEIR SECOND SINGLE OF THE YEAR. WE LOOK AT 'BLACK CLOUD' AND UNVEIL THE MUSIC VIDEO.
INDIE ROCKERS NOYOU TO RELEASE THEIR TREMENDOUS NEW SINGLE 'UNDERNEATH THE PAIN' THIS FRIDAY
WE PREVIEW THE SOARING RELEASE HERE
'NOXVILLE' THE GREAT NEW SINGLE FROM THE TALENTED JAY TENNANT DROPS THIS FRIDAY
WE PREVIEW THE RELEASE HERE
WES KING TO RELEASE HIS DEBUT SOLO SINGLE THIS FRIDAY
'LIVING STRANGE' IS A TENDER AND POIGNANT RELEASE. READ OUR PREVIEW.
THE REYTONS: THE MOST EXCITING BAND IN BRITAIN
BELIEVE THE HYPE.
TALENTED SINGER/SONGWRITER, FLEURR, HAS ADDED TO HER DISCOGRAPHY WITH BRAND NEW SINGLE 'ANGELS'
WE TAKE A LOOK HERE. MUSIC VIDEO INCLUDED.
INDIE ROCKERS FORGETTING THE FUTURE ARE SET TO BUILD ON THEIR RECENT SUCCESSES WITH BRAND NEW TRACK 'LATCH'. WE PREVIEW THE RELEASE HERE.
CHAY SNOWDON RELEASE PARTY ANTHEM 'LOUD SHIRTS'
WE HAVE THE SCOOP ON THIS GREAT GLAM ROCK INSPIRED TRACK FROM THE BANDS UPCOMING DEBUT EP
JAMES - 'SEVEN'.
PAUL LAIRD WRITES A MOVING BIOGRAPHICAL TAKE ON THIS LANDMARK ALBUM. IT IS 1992 IN PAISLEY, SCOTLAND. AN INCREDIBLE READ.
JAMIE HOLMES TO RELEASE NEW SINGLE 'FROM THE BOOTS' THIS MARCH
HIS NEW SINGLE IS MUSIC WITH A MESSAGE. READ OUR STORY ON HOLMES HERE.
HAVE YOU MET LYON TIDE? THE ALTERNATIVE SYNTH POP TRIO RELEASE 'BLIND' THIS FRIDAY
WE FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE BAND AND THEIR CAPTIVATING NEW SINGLE
MARTIN LEARY TO RELEASE HIS NEW SINGLE 'WATCH THE SUN BURN YOUR EYES THIS FRIDAY'
WE DISCOVER MORE ABOUT THE GLASGOW BASED ROCK N ROLL SINGER SONGWRITER AND HIS NEW RELEASE.
HOLLIE SHEARER HAS RELEASED HER NEW SINGLE 'UNLUCKY IN LOVE'
WE FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE TALENTED SONGWRITER AND HER NEW RELEASE
BRADFORD 'SHOUTING QUIETLY' - A PERSONAL REFLECTON
READ PAUL LAIRD'S BIOGRAPHICAL PIECE ON BRADFORD'S CLASSIC ALBUM 'SHOUTING QUIETLY'.
INDIGOS: DISTORTED AND DRIVEN INDIE ROCK
WE LOOK AT INDIGOS AHEAD OF OUR REVIEW OF THEIR NEW ALUM 'ALWAYS.WHENEVER'
SAGES OF THE SUBWAY HAVE RELEASED LIVE FAVOURITE 'LIGHTS GO DOWN'
This The Killers-esque anthem is a hit live and we can hear why. We talk to the band and discover more about the song and what the future holds for them.
SCOTTISH GROUP VICTORIA SPONGE TO RELEASE THEIR FIRST SINGLE OF 2021
Following on the heels of their triumphant 'FILTHY PURE' EP, the band are releasing their new single 'Talk About Tonight (Radio Edit)'. We have videos, pre-save links and the scoop on the new release.
NARCISSUS FEAT. BECKI FISHWICK - 'CUTTIN' THRU RED TAPE'
WE REVIEW THE NEW SINGLE FROM THE 42S RECORDS SIGNED BAND
FRIENDS OF THE LATE VIOLA BEACH ARE RELEASING A COVER OF 'SWINGS & WATERSLIDES' TO COMMEMORATE THE FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE PASSING OF THE BAND AND THEIR MANAGER
WEEKEND DEBT PAY OFF WITH UPCOMING SINGLE 'WHY DON'T YOU REALISE?'
BIRRELL OR BISCUIT IS 'TOP OF THE POPS' WITH HIS LATEST RELEASE
IMPRESSIVE THREE PIECE LYENA HAVE RELEASED THEIR COMPELLING NEW SINGLE 'KEEP SWIMMING'
PLUS WATCH THEIR LIVE SET FOR HOT BOX AS PART OF INDEPENDENT VENUE WEEK
SCALLY ROCKERS THE JUICE IMPRESS ON LATEST SINGLE 'TELL ME TINA'
THE MANCHESTER LADS ARE IN FOR AN INCREDIBLE 2021
VICE KILLER AMAZE ON DEBUT RELEASE 'COMMONPLACE'
THE NO NONSENSE NORTH EAST BAND IMPRESS - WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE QUARTET HERE
'WITHOUT YOU' IS THE SUBLIME NEW SINGLE FROM MANCHESTER BAND NO VANCANCIES.
THIS ONE ROCKS. REALLY ROCKS. THEN ROCKS SOME MORE. READ OUR STORY.
THE DIVISIONS - TOO GOOD TOO SOON
WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE DIVISIONS - A BAND ON THE RISE WHOSE LATEST RELEASE 'TOO GOOD TOO SOON' IS AN IMPRESSIVE ROCK N ROLL TUNE WITH VARIED INFLUENCES.
THE UNDERCLASS TO RELEASE THEIR INCREDIBLE NEW SINGLE 'THE ONE' THIS FRIDAY
WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE NEW RELEASE FROM ONE OF THE COUNTRIES MOST EXCITING INDIE ROCK BANDS.
TIED TO THE 90'S PART FIVE: 1994
PAUL LAIRD CONTINUES HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL JOURNEY THROUGH THE 90'S. THE STONE ROSES. PULP. TLC. SUEDE. PORTISHEAD. ESSENTIAL READING.
GEORGIE SHARES THE MOVING VIDEO TO 'SIMPLE THINGS'
THE FAN SUBMITTED CLIP VIDEO ALSO FEATURES ACTRESS BELLA RAMSEY
SLOWRIDE HAVE RELEASED THEIR DEBUT SINGLE 'I FEEL LIKE YOU'
WE TAKE A LOOK AT SYNTH INDIE POP ANTHEM HERE
HAWKE THE BAND RELEASE THEIR NEW SINGLE 'GONNA BE ALRIGHT' THIS FRIDAY
THE PROFILIC IRISH BAND ARE SET TO TAKE 2021 BY STORM.
TOM WELSH TO RELEASE POIGNANT NEW SINGLE 'YOU CAME TO TALK'
THE NORTH WEST SINGER SONGWRITER IS DRAWING PLAUDITS WITH HIS TALENTED SONGWRITING.
TIED TO THE 90'S PART FOUR: 1993
JOIN OUR SOUND WRITER (AND SOON TO BE PUBLISJED AUTHOR) PAUL LAIRD ON HIS RETROSPECTIVE JOURNEY FROM ADOLESCENCE INTO ADULTHOOD VIA SOME OF THE MOST IMPORTANT MUSIC OF THE 1990'S.
REALMA TO RELEASE CINEMATIC DEBUT SINGLE 'A HINT OF PINK' THIS FRIDAY
WE ARE NOW PARTNERS WITH MUSOSOUP -LET WEBSITES, BLOGGERS, PLAYLSTERS AND OTHER CREATIVES DISCOVER YOUR MUSIC - CLICK FOR MORE INFORMATION
'THE CRYSTAL PALACE' IS THE NEW SINGLE FROM SOUTH LONDON'S THE FULLERS
WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE NEW FOLK INSPIRED SINGLE HERE
'DAMAGED' THE NEW SINGLE FROM INDIE ROCK BAND ROSELLAS IS OUT THIS FRIDAY. WE CAUGHT UP WITH DREW SELBY OF THE BAND TO HEAR ABOUT THE TRACK AND THE IMPORTANCE OF B-SIDES. PLUS WE GIVE OUR VERDICT. WORDS BY ALYCE RUBY.
FORMER DEAD 60S SRONTMAN MATT MCMANAMON TO RELEASE DEBUT SINGLE 'JUMPIN' THE GUN' - WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE STUNNING POWER POP NEW RELEASE.
SISTER PSYCHOSIS LIVE THE DREAM ON DEBUT CREATION 23 RELEASE
A MEETING WITH NOEL GALLAGHER SPURRED THE BAND TO CHASE THEIR DREAMS - READ THE STUNNING STORY HERE
A LIFE OF MUSIC: NEW OUR SOUND WRITER ALYCE RUBY SHARES THE MUSIC THAT HAS HELPED SHAPE HER LIFE - FROM ARCTIC MONKEYS TO PULP AND ALL THAT IS INBETWEEN.
THE NOTION ARE ARE SET TO RELEASE THEIR NEW SINGLE 'CRUSADE' THIS FRIDAY
WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE MANCHESTER BAND AND THEIR UPCOMING RELEASE.
INTRODUCING: COLLAPSE THE ARCADE
WE DISCOVER THE PROMISING YORK BASED INDIE ROCK BAND AND LOOK AT THEIR STORY SO FAR.
SCOTLAND'S LATEST REVELATION SHAMBOLICS CALM THE STORM WITH ICONIC LIVESTREAM
Read our review of the live show here. Words by Tom Farmer.
THE OUR SOUND 2021 HOTLIST
We take a look at some of the bands we are tipping to blow up in 2021.
THE PASSING OF TIME - A LOOK AT THE 1995 MUSIC PAPERS ALBUMS OF THE YEAR
PAUL LAIRD QUESTIONS WHETHER BRITPOP REALLY WAS ALL THAT AND WHETHER THESE LISTS MISSED THE BOAT. TREMENDOUS READ AS ALWAYS.
TIED TO THE 90's PART THREE: 1992
Paul Laird's autobiographical journey through the 90's reaches 1992. The year that gave us some great music from the likes of R.E.M, Nirvana, Denim and Annie Lennox. With added Mormonism. A tremendous journey that you can join right here.
MARLEE TO RELEASE HER TUNEFUL NEW SINGLE 'ROOM OF MINE' THIS FRIDAY
WE FIND OUT ABOUT THE ISLE OF WIGHT BASED THEATRICAL PERFORMER AND HER NEW SINGLE.
RADEGUNDS RELEASE MELODIC NEW SINGLE HOW IT IS
WE GET THE BACKGROUND ON THE CAMBRIDGESHIRE BAND AND THEIR CRACKING NEW RELEASE.
THE ISLAS BREAK THE MOULD WITH NEW SINGLE LAST TIME FOREVER
WE TAKE A LOOK AT THE UPCOMING RELEASE FROM THE NORWICH INDIE ROCK BAND.
EXPLORE THE NEW SINGLE FROM SAID SARA - 'I STAR AS YOU'
VIEW THE STUNNING LYRIC VIDEO RIGHT HERE PLUS WE FIND OUT MORE ABOUT I STAR AS YOU FROM THE MAN BEHIND THE PROJECT.
RIVVER TO RELEASE STUNNING NEW SINGLE 'SMILE BACK' THIS FRIDAY
THE WIGAN BAND ARE SET TO RELEASE THEIR THIRD SINGLE. WE HAVE ALL THE INFO HERE
I DON'T RECOGNISE YOU...I KNOW YOU - INTRODUCING NEWDAD
PAUL LAIRD HAS HIS FINGER FIRMLY ON THE PULSE AS HE INTRODUCES A BAND DESTINED TO SHIMMER AND SHINE - NEWDAD
TIED TO THE 90'S PART TWO: 1991
IN THE SECOND PART OF OUR AUTOBOGRAPHICAL LOOK BACK AT THE 1990'S WE REACH 1991. WORDS BY PAUL LAIRD