New Music – Bikini Islands ‘Vines’

    Coming out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, four piece indie rock band Bikini Island are making music for fans of Arctic Monkeys, The Strokes, Weezer etc. Having released a string of EPs over the last few years the band insist that latest single ‘Vines’ is their most eclectic and exciting track to date. There is…

Track Of The Day – Jumanji ‘X’

    Today’s track of the day is an absolute bop. It comes from Brighton’s Jumanji and is simply titled ‘X’. The band have already received support from BBC Radio 1 and it’s no wonder really when they are putting out upbeat summery jams like this. With a bunch of live shows scheduled for the…

New Music – Crimes Against ‘Dirty River’

    Crimes Against is the solo recording project from Ireland’s Daniel Doherty. Having been running his own studio where he has recorded the likes of Fontaines D.C., Slyrydes, Vulpynes, Damien Dempsey and Somebodys Child, Doherty now steps out with his own material. With a debut album scheduled for later this year ‘Dirty River’ is…

New Music – Spectator ‘A Dream Of You’

    Spectator are a husband and wife dream pop duo coming out of St Louis and their latest single ‘A Dream Of You’ leads the pair to the release of the new album ‘Charlie, Baby’. Having met in 2006 the couple didn’t release music until their debut EP emerged in 2012, they have since…

New Music – Alison’s Fall ‘One More Time’

    Dutch alternative duo Alison’s Fall arrive with their second single ‘One More Time’. Since their humble beginnings, Alison’s Fall have been incorporating elements of electro, pop and alternative rock into an extremely distinctive sound that brother and sister partnership  Pepijn and Floortje van der Kooy have made their own. With ‘One More Time’…

Track Of The Day – Abbie Ozard ‘Growing Pains’

    You may remember Abbie Ozard from our Christmas playlist where we featured her stunning version of East 17’s ‘Stay Another Day’. Now the Manchester based artist reveals her latest single ‘Growing Pains’, another gorgeous offering from the young artist that comes deeply inspired by 80s sad boy pop. With new music on the…

New Music – Dorm Patrol ‘Back To Basics’

    We featured Sweden’s pop punk quartet Dorm Patrol just last month with their single ‘Make EA Skate Again’ – The band now give us the second piece to their upcoming EP in the form of ‘Back To Basics’ and like the title suggests it is the track’s simplicity that lets it stand out. The…

New Music -THUMPER ‘In My Room’

    Heavy touring last year helped Irish noise rock band THUMPER find themselves at the top of many ones to watch lists and now the band offer up their latest single ‘In My Room’. The band have already built a reputation for frenetic live shows and with so many under their belt it is…

New Music – Normcore ‘Back Row Kids’

    French four piece Normcore emerge with another delicate, wavy single ‘Back Row Kids’. From a band influenced by the likes of slacker rock, Weezer and Dinosaur Jr. it is pretty easy to get on board with the sound these guys are making. The new single is the second release from their upcoming EP…