EP | Joe Banfi – Iron

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Communion are releasing a new EP by a singer-songwriter whose distinctive voice is, all by itself, enough to lift him above the crowd. And so Joe Banfi follows in the footsteps of…

New Bands Panel | Lilliput

Lilliput may already be well known to those of you that hail from the musically-fertile ground of the North East, but, like Newkie Brown, a parmo or Newcastle FC’s transfer policy, the band is now starting to pick up admirers…

News | Mumford & Sons announce tour

On behalf of Mumford & Sons, FFS are pleased to announce the dates of their upcoming UK and Ireland tour: “The Tour of Two Halves”. With the release of their second album ‘Babel‘ today (!), they band plan to play…

Album | Band of Horses – Mirage Rock

For their fourth album, Band of Horses have the experience and confidence to create something bold and reach new listeners. Solid, assured and tightly crafted, many of these songs have shaken off much of their old sparseness. This works, and…

Album | Anja McCloskey – An Estimation

Half German, half American, living in Southampton, Anja McCloskey is a musician without borders. Wherever you put her music, it always sounds like it comes from somewhere else. Maybe somewhere European, perhaps a bit Russian or French Canada or some…

Interview | Introducing… LAISH

  Having supported almost everyone you could possibly think of, from Peggy Sue and Grizzly Bear, to Beach House and Sons of Noel and Adrian, this band hardly need introducing. Nonetheless, should you have yet to hear this, I feel…