The band deadletter looking at the camera

Producing your first body of work provides a snapshot into a band’s thinking. deadletter have been considered in their approach on their debut EP, obviously aiming to look forwards rather than backwards. Recorded at Hackney’s Pony Studios with producer Elliot Heinrich, they have included only the most recent singles plus previously unreleased songs on Heat!, …

The duo in the band O.

The South London duo O. have released their debut single ‘OGO’ on the Speedy Wunderground label. Formed during the first lockdown, Joseph Henwood (saxophone) and Tash Keary (drums) started improvising together at home with just acoustic sax and drums. ‘OGO‘ is an instrumental track and it mixes percussion and that baritone saxophone with wonderous results. …

The Clockworks onstage at Mike the Pies in Ireland

Irish band The Clockworks are now based in London and have been on their first headline tour. The last two dates of their Irish leg saw them play Mike the Pies in Listowel and Róisín Dubh in Galway. Both gigs sold out with the latter having particular significance as it’s a hometown venue which they …

The band The Queen's Head

The Queen’s Head are a five piece from South London comprising Joel Douglas (vox/guitar), Tom Butler (vox/bass), Robbie Cottom (keys), Mike Hendry (guitar) and George Thompson (drum/percussion).  Together they produce music that may be inspired by modern anxieties and the turmoil of the world we currently live in but trust me, this is for pure escapism for the listener. Bassist and lyricist Tom Butler further expands: “It is difficult …

The five members of the band M(h)aol

M(h)aol announce their debut album Attachment Styles out 3 February 2023 via TULLE Collective. In addition they have also released new single ‘Asking For It’. Note: Trigger Warning. It’s a raw and personal song that has been developed over the years. It was the first work singer Róisín wrote to try and process some of …

The six band members of deadletter

DEADLETTER are currently supporting Placebo on their European Arena Tour which will include a date at London’s Brixton Academy. The bigger stages appear to be suiting them just fine and they have now released new single ‘Madge’s Declaration’ on SO Recordings. This is the last track to be taken from their forthcoming debut EP Heat! …

Scottish band Yabba

Scottish newcomers YABBA have today released their debut single ‘GET BY’ via Nice Swan Records. The 5-piece have produced a track impossible to ignore. The opening is dominated by screeching guitars and a pounding drum beat before the distorted vocals are layered in. It’s an assault on the senses, challenging, almost dangerous and confrontational – …

The Brighton band Public Body

Brighton 5-piece Public Body have released their new single ‘Break From Life’ on Fat Cat Records. It’s the first from their forthcoming album which is scheduled for release next year.Our modern world can lead to a lack of drive, sapping our motivation to make things happen. Such is the theme for ‘Break From Life’ which …

The Electtonic producer Carapace in silhouette

Welsh electronic producer Carapace has released new track ‘Without Shadows‘ through his label Replica Recordings. It follows on from singles ‘From Xeno’ and ‘Ushanka‘ also released this year. ‘Without Shadows‘ is a collaboration with Trypt and its looping beats are sharp and captivating. The repetitive distorted vocal adds another dimension to the track. The hypnotic …