Opening with the sweet sound of bird song, this single beautifully evolves into an intriguing tapestry of melody and emotion.
Documenting the role of a supportive partner, turned safe place, battling the issues that come with mental illness and the strength it takes to support someone suffering. Now that I've heard it, it's beautiful. I live the opposite role to this perspective, hence my initial reluctance to listen.
Launching his solo career in 2020 Derry based songwriter Kid Apollo has emerged from his bedroom with a new intriguing blend of sounds and genres crafting his own musically diverse sound. Following the successful release of his E.P Nocturne in December 2020, the artist has evolved his style yet again with his new earthy downtempo single Shameless.Inspired by Damon Albarn and Sufjan Stevens, the most recent instalment from Kid Apollo is a richly textured... Continue Reading →
Released on February 12th, What Makes You Think is the hearty new single from songwriter Jay Moussa. As well as writing multiple tracks that have been played on BBC Introducing BBC6 Music, Moussa has previously performed at Twisterella, Middlesbrough Mela and Orange Pip Market. The artist has also composed the soundtrack for her debut feature film, Ruth the Musical has been nominated for film festival awards and beyond her own work, she scored the BFI Comedy Micro-short Humans of Middlesbrough (TVS, Northern Film & Media, BFI).The second release from... Continue Reading →
Hard-hitting furious and raw to the core Belfast band Paper Tigers return with their third single the feedback-drenched No Ghost's Walk. Formed in 2018 by Michael Smyth with Hayley Norton on vocals and Steve Henry on bass the Northern Irish band have been busy earning their stripes with them not only securing a slot touring with Life and Hundredth but receiving the Best Single Nomination for their ferocious debut single Gucci Smiles in 2019.... Continue Reading →
Combining a fusion of R&B and Pop Miami-born singer-songwriter Nia Ray otherwise known as the Purple-Haired Princess has been busy building on the success of her debut single ‘Lowkey’ released earlier this year. With influences ranging from Alicia Keyes to Aaliyah, the rising pop princess is scheduled to release her debut E.P "What’s Love Anyways"... Continue Reading →
Like zombie Jesus rising from the dead, the resurrection of nu- metal has begun. Leading this mashup of high rising vocals, funk bass lines and distorted guitars are Bristol five-piece NO: IR. Formed in 2017 NO:IR has made waves in the underground music scene using their distinct blend of rap and metal to modernise the... Continue Reading →