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Articles by: Ross Jones

by 18 Oct 2019

Listen: Deep Tan return with Double-AA Singles ‘Shimmer’ and ‘Constant Inconsistencies’

When Deep Tan arrived with the beguiling ‘Air’, their atmospheric and infectious debut single, the trio made a mystifying and wholly engrossing introduction.  Brooding and guarded while resonating powerfully within simmering, off-kilter musicianship – their assured ability to weave deep-rooted,…

by 16 Oct 2019

Watch: Gork announce new EP ‘Class’ and share surreal new single ‘That’s Plastic Mate’

If you were under the impression that the war on single-use plastics was slowing down a touch, then prepare yourself for the most bizarre, surrealist approach to tackling it yet. This is Gork, Bristol’s perennial weird-pop band, and they are…

by 16 Oct 2019

Review: Sad Club Records release ‘The Music Will Save Us Vol.3’

The introductory track to Sad Club Records’ latest compilation, ‘The Music Will Save Us Vol.3’, is a welcoming public announcement and a provider of sage advice – “take a while, ignore the intricacies of life and savour every minute”. This…

by 14 Oct 2019

Watch: Katy J Pearson shares video for debut single ‘Tonight’ via Heavenly Recordings

Katy J Pearson has this instinctual ability to immediately welcome you into her world. Vividly immersive in her songwriting and downright arresting in performance, Katy stands out not only because of her instantly eye-opening voice, but the direct and steadfast…

by 09 Oct 2019

Watch: Omni share video for new single ‘Courtesy Call’ via Sub Pop

With ‘Networker’, Omni have laid out the blueprint for evolving into a pristine yet ever meticulous group. Early singles ‘Sincerely Yours’ and ‘Skeleton Key’ possess the melodic aptitude that their first two records possessed – angular and intelligent – yet…

by 09 Oct 2019

Listen: Girl Ray Share New Single ‘Girl’

When Girl Ray returned with ‘Show Me More’, they legitimately had the song of the summer in their hands. Embracing their modern pop sensibilities, picking up a couple of synthesisers and becoming even more affable in their lyricism than before…

by 05 Oct 2019

Listen: Bambara Announce New Album and Return With New Single ‘Serafina’

Bambara released one of the most underrated records of last year in ‘Shadow On Everything’. A bruising and rebellious record that devoured states of melancholy with sheer unadulterated intensity, it’s assured demeanour and devilish taste for nihilism reigned subtlety under…

by 03 Oct 2019

Listen: Drug Store Romeos share new single ‘Now You’re Moving’ via Fiction

It’s been nine long months since Fleet trio Drug Store Romeos disappeared into complete isolation. Having made a burgeoning name for themselves, even while on the less traditional live circuit, the group burrowed themselves away in rural Hampshire to begin…

by 02 Oct 2019

Interview: Meet Designer Raissa Pardini

Raissa Pardini is perhaps the most in-demand designer in the music game today. Based in Glasgow, her bold and colourful designs have made her the go-to for such high profile and exciting acts as Idles, The Orielles, Squid and many…