All articles by Duncan Martin

Session | Pray – The Amazing Devil

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The debut album from The Amazing Devil, Love Run, was one of last year’s highlights. A dramatic, original, varied and exciting piece of work, it comes strongly recommended. The band are no slouch live either, earning themselves a growing cult…

Session | Michael Baker

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Michael Baker released his debut album Dust and Bone late last year. The album is a product of two years of full-on commitment to music, busking around Europe while living in his van and taking odd jobs to survive. The…

Live | Upcoming Events

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Some going out ideas for the next 4 weeks. Worry Dolls Sat 29 Apr    Old Cinema Launderette    Durham Bandcamp Michael Baker Mon 3 Apr    The Finsbury    London Emma Ballantine Sun 9 Apr    Green Note   …

Session | Roxanne de Bastion

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Following on from recent our premiere of Roxanne de Bastion’s recent single, ‘Run’, we are extremely pleased to present Roxanne in session, with three songs from her forthcoming album Heirlooms and Hearsay. The main inspiration behind the album, which was…

Premiere | Emma Ballantine – Harmonise

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We’re pleased to present the new single ‘Harmonise’ by Emma Ballantine. ‘Harmonise’ is the second of four songs that will make up an EP called Somebody’s Stories, which is due in April. For Somebody’s Stories Emma is writing songs around…

Session | Worry Dolls

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We’re pleased to present our session with the Worry Dolls, playing three songs from their album Go Get Gone. Recorded in Nashville last year with veteran producer Neilson Hubbard, expect to hear distinctive harmonies and music influenced by English folk,…

Artist Playlist | Worry Dolls

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Site favourites Worry Dolls, aka Zoe Nicol and Rosie Jones, are gearing up for the release of their Nashville recorded debut album Go Get Gone on the 27th January. To get you in the mood Zoe & Rosie put together…

Session | Mara Simpson

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Mara Simpson came into the studio to play us three songs from last year’s album, Our Good Sides. The album is a really rich and soulful affair, and comes recommended, but even stripped back to just Mara’s voice and a…

Session | Joe Innes

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A few weeks ago we invited Joe Innes round to record, what has turned out to be, a very topical session. Although not even a London estate agent would describe our studio as spacious, we just about managed to squeeze…

Premiere | Roxanne de Bastion – Run

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We’re proud to present the video for `Run’, the new single from Roxanne de Bastion. ‘Run’ is an ode to those forced to flee, and the first single from Roxanne’s forthcoming album Heirlooms & Hearsay. The main inspiration behind the…