Giant Rooks Tom’s Diner Sat 06/07/2019 Artist: Giant Rooks and Annenmaykantereit Track: Tom’s Diner (cover Suzanne Vega) This cover sees a perfect collaboration between two German talents. It brings together Giant Rooks, a five piece indie band, and Annenmaykantereit, a Cologne-based rock band. Thanks to this, we get a refreshing take on Suzanne Vega’s original … Continued

Saytr Play Cotton Clouds Festival Review A few days ago I had the absolute pleasure of getting to catch Manchester’s Saytr Play for the 20th time at Cotton Clouds festival. And I can officially say this was one of my favourite shows from the boys.    Kicking off the set with Don’t Go East, a … Continued

Kashmere Lucid Fri 05/07/2019 Artist: Kashmere Track: Lucid The final track from their E.P of the same name, Kashmere drop their single ‘Lucid’.  It sees the Stockport band bridge the gap between their previously explored upbeat elements and a more introverted offering.  The outcome is a track which seems more personal, yet without losing their … Continued

Howl and the Hum Hall of Fame Thu 04/07/2019 – Artist: The Howl and the Hum Track: Hall of Fame  The Howl and the Hum have been slowly been building up a reputation thanks in no small part to their latent musical talent. Their track ‘Hall of Fame’ elevates the band head and shoulders above … Continued

Corella Deaf Institute – Photo Gallery     Photo Credit: Amalia Gherman Instagram – amxlia.gh Facebook – Amalia Gherman Corella “Tipped as being the next big Manchester band” FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/Corellamusic LISTEN: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5LoyxydilSHtcohX3r… TWITTER: @corellamnc INSTAGRAM: @corellamusic

Glass Caves Ljubliana Wednesday 21/08/2019 – Artist: Shangralas Track: 17 Ahead of their biggest ever UK tour, Glass Caves released their Trilogy EP earlier this year. It’s the second track of said EP, Ljubliana, that solidifies Glass Caves as natural songwriters. A perfect summer track that fits in easily with the rest of the band’s … Continued

Shangralas 17 Tuesday 20/07/2019 – Artist: Shangralas Track: 17   Reflective coming of age lyrics along with clear Manchester influences combine to make a down to earth but equally bold tune by Shangralas. The four piece, originally from Bolton, hold many of the stylistic values of Manchester icons; parkers, sunglasses and messy mop, but what … Continued

Larkins Wallflower Monday 19.08.2019 – Artist: Larkins Track: Wallflower   The B side to Larkins monumental single ‘Sugar Sweet’, ‘Wallflower’ sees the band take a conscious move away from the heavy beats of their recent few tracks and a move towards an exciting new kind of experimentation. Gentle falsetto lyrics combines with experimental reverb creating … Continued

Lime Cordiale Night People – Photo Gallery     Photo Credit: Dominic Walsh Instagram – dominiccwalsh Facebook – @dtwmedia The band on everyone’s ‘must see’ list in Australia this year is Sydney based outfit Lime Cordiale. Brothers Oli and Louis Leimbach who are responsible for delivering hook-laden jams such as ‘Dirt Cheap’ (which landed in triple … Continued

Ist Ist YES Manchester Review Manchester, a city infamous for aligning itself with its very own soundtrack have given birth to a myriad of influential artists throughout the later part of the 20th century, and ‘IST IST’ have certainly taken in their surroundings in every measurable way possible; they could certainly be following in their … Continued