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Articles by: Eleanor Philpot

by 08 Aug 2019

Watch: South London DIY Pop Group Blue Bendy release single ‘Suspension’

Those who revelled in the fractured beauty of Blue Bendy’s debut, ‘Closing sound’ have good cause to be excited about their follow up.  Released today via Too Old For This Records, ‘Suspension’ is a sonic treat that spoils its listener…

by 15 Jul 2019

Listen: Saint Jude releases ‘Walk With U’ via Slow Dance Records

Sometimes it takes artists longer to create an impact. And it is through this crucial waiting time, quietly absorbing their sonic and social surroundings that they are able to nurture a strong identity and vision. Such is the case with…

by 03 Jul 2019

Interview: John Myrtle releases new single ‘The World Will Keep Spinning Round’ via Sad Club Records.

In combining wistful melodies with dreamy natural imagery, John Myrtle is creating his own world of sonic magic. Having already gardened significant buzz with his rich dreamy sound – playing his psychedelic folk track Syril The Slug live on Marc Riley’s…

by 08 Aug 2018

Listen: Meggie Brown unveils new single via label Hate Hate Hate

London based Meggie Brown makes addictive lo-fi drama pop with that right amount of scuzz. Fresh from dates touring with Brooklyn art-punk outfit Bodega and indie rock giants Franz Ferdinand as well as being featured on the desirable Annie Mac…

by 31 Jul 2018

Listen: Mush release new track ‘Gig Economy’ & announce UK tour

Caught somewhere between frantic art-rock and the idiosyncratic looseness of slacker, Leeds quartet, Mush, make heavy yet angular guitar tracks that are intelligent and playful. Fresh from touring with some of the best names in modern guitar music such as,…

by 25 Jul 2018

Watch: Ditz unveil video for ‘Seeking Arrangement’

With their sound firmly rooted in the Brighton hardcore scene, DITZ make neurotic angular thrash punk that pulls you into its paranoid drama. The quintet have garnered a reputation for their wild energetic shows, playing alongside other excellent acts such…

by 10 Jul 2018

Listen: Blueprint Blue release an ode to their Volvo in single ‘Roll On’

There’s no time like the summer to sink your teeth into some candy-coloured retro pop. Thank goodness then for South Londoners, Blueprint Blue, who had the foresight to release their new single, ‘Roll On’ just in time for the sizzling…

by 29 Nov 2018

Listen: Ugly release new EP ‘Sunday School’ and drop video for ‘The Last Supper at The Regal Wetherspoon’

Stuck in a listening rut? Need that hot new track to plug into? If you happen to like your guitar bands with a touch of jangly doom rock then set your ears on the latest EP from Cambridge four piece,…

by 03 May 2018

Watch: Brighton four piece Egyptian Blue release video for ‘Paralyse’

Formed in the dank commuter womb of Colchester, Essex, Egyptian Blue are a haunting hybrid of dark post-punk and trippy psychedelia, whilst the ever-present voice of disaffected youth in their songs, gives them an unmistakable punk energy. Fresh off of…