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INTERVIEW – LOCK-IN BAND

  Just surviving the past two years in the music industry has been a struggle for even the most established of artists. Only forming in late 2019, Lock-In were faced with the task of finding their feet during one of the most difficult periods in music to [...]
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INTERVIEW – GEN & THE DEGENERATES

  Gen and the Degenerates embody the in-your-face attitude and aesthetic of 80s punk, with a distinctly modern sensitivity. Gen Degenerate‘s songs are confessional, she holds nothing back, writing refreshingly honest tracks about navigating the world as [...]
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INTERVIEW – ROLLA

  A few weeks ago I caught up with Rolla backstage at this year’s highly anticipated Isle of Wight festival. After taking some time out during Covid, the mighty Manc 5-peice are back and really starting to gain momentum. Despite only forming in December [...]
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INTERVIEW – SHELTER BOY

  Back in September, I met with German artist Shelter Boy, just days before his incredible debut album release. Shelter Boy (or Shelly as he likes to be called) has often been hailed as ‘The German Mac DeMarco’. As much as his roots are firmly planted in [...]
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#IOW2021 – DYLAN JOHN THOMAS

  I had the pleasure of catching up with Scottish singer/songwriter Dylan John Thomas at this years Isle Of Wight festival, it’s his second appearance playing at the iconic festival.  Dylan is a indie singer and songwriter from Glasgow, who released his [...]
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#NBHD2021 – INTERVIEW WITH CASSIA

  I caught up with Macclesfield’s most tropical trio just before their closing set on Neighbourhood Weekender’s Viola Beach stage a few weekends ago. This was about to be Cassia’s first gig on English soil for two years. Long before the words ‘lockdown’ [...]
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INTERVEW: THE WOMBATS AT LEEDS FESTIVAL

  The Wombats formed in Liverpool in 2003, and before the decade’s end had cemented themselves as UK indie giants with their standout brand of anthemic and relatable indie pop. They have never rested on their laurels of that initial success, as they have [...]
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#NEIGHBOURHOOD2021 – THE HARA

  The Hara are a band whose incredible live show and impressive social media presence (57.3K Instagram followers and counting) has earned them a loyal army of fans. Fans which aren’t in short supply today as they kick off their voracious set on the Viola [...]
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#LEEDS2021 – BULL INTERVIEW

  Over the course of Leeds Festival last week, the number of local acts on show was a great testament to the health that Yorkshire music is in. With many major festivals tending to spend their budgets helicoptering in as many superstars as they can, or [...]