Author: Duncan Martin

Premiere | Basia Bartz – A Girl At Dusk

If you caught either of our Catherine Rudie sessions for ‘Everyday Dangers’ and ‘Mobius Kiss’ you’ll have seen Basia Bartz on the violin. Today Basia releases her first solo single, a re-imagining of the Polish folk song ‘A Girl At…

Session | Try Happy – Hold On Tight

Today’s session comes from Try Happy, the musical vanity-project of London-based Glaswegian Fraser Parry and a number of his talented friends and associates. Their debut EP, ‘Thankyou’, is a quirky collection of humorous but heartfelt songs about solipsism, enjoying oneself,…

Session | Catherine Rudie & The Kisses – Everyday Dangers

This week we bring you another video from our session with Catherine Rudie, again accompanied by her band The Kisses. This track is an unintentionally topical musing on risk, and can be found on Catherine’s new(ish) album, The Möbius Kiss.…

Session | Boat To Row – Colours of May

Things are a bit quiet at the studio at the moment because of… well, you know why. But we still have a few things to bring you from brighter days. First off we have a second session track from Boat…

Session | Vicky Sometani – Perfume

How are we all doing out there? Still afloat? There doesn’t seem to be much sign of winter stopping anytime soon, but at least it’s provided us with the perfect excuse to stay cosied up indoors listening to new music.…

Session | Bird In The Belly – New Gate Stone

Today’s session track is ‘New Gate Stone’, another song from Bird In The Belly’s second album Neighbours and Sisters. As with their first album, Neighbours and Sisters takes traditional or overlooked stories and sets them to new music. This song…

Session | The People Versus – Secret Shade of Red

As it is Valentine’s day, here’s an expression of our love for you with a gift of a relevant bonus session track from museum-pop outfit The People Versus. The band explain: The lyric “My love for you is like a…

Session | Catherine Rudie & The Kisses – Möbius Kiss

If ever there was an artist able to convince the most doubting amongst us that folk music can be made modern, daring, engaging and, quite frankly, a little weird, it might just be Catherine Rudie. In this compelling performance of…

Session | Katie Blount – Orion Sky

Some things in life are best kept simple and Katie Blount is here to prove that’s the case with this delicately understated, stripped back performance of ‘Orion Sky’. With its straightforward, unfussy chord structure and a seemingly effortless melody, Katie…

Session | Bird In The Belly – Bright Light

Before we rush headlong into the brand new decade that’s unfolding before us, let’s take a second to look back at some exciting new music released towards the end of last year. Bird in the Belly presented us with their…