All articles by Duncan Martin

Premiere | Roxanne de Bastion – Run

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…

Artist Playlist | Vanessa Anne Redd

Vannessa Anne Redd’s debut album Behind The Wall, 10 songs of “Grunge Folk” written in the French countryside, was recently released. Vanessa has put together a playlist for us, explaining some of the influences for the record. You can catch…

Session | Gitta de Ridder

After a musical journey that includes studying at a Dutch music academy and performing in several bands, singer/songwriter Gitta de Ridder released her first solo EP Come and Find Me last year. The EP gained support across her native Netherlands,…

Session | Ralegh Long

Ralegh Long is a singer-songwriter who creates subtle, pastoral soundscapes inspired by nature and mystacism. His work has been praised as “Demented beauty” by The Guardian and “Really, really beautiful” by Lauren Laverne. Ralegh came into the studio and performed…

Session | Vanessa Anne Redd

After recording albums with Rubicks and Six Years and touring with John Foxx and Gary Numan, Vanessa Anne Redd set herself the challenge of recording a solo record. The result was ten songs of “grunge folk” that make up her…

Session | A Grave With No Name

In the past few years, London-based singer/songwriter Alexander Shields, aka A Grave With No Name, has released music spanning genres including lo-fi rock, broad ambient soundscapes and rich, full band arrangements. His forthcoming album, Wooden Mask, marks another change in…

Competition | Win tickets to Boomtown Fair

Boomtown Fair isn’t your normal summer festival. Certainly other festivals have their quirky, creative areas but Boomtown goes deeper. Much deeper. The whole site is dedicated to the premise of a (temporary) fantastical city, split into nine distinct districts. Each…

Session | Zoe Konez

Zoe Konez is a singer/songwriter who combines lyrical depth with extremely accomplished guitar playing.  We described her as “ridiculously talented” after seeing her play at The Great Escape, and she’s been featured on 6Music several times. So, naturally, we were…