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  • Hezen – Oil Fire 2017, Feb 21st Hezen Oil FireFrench Electronica artisan HEZEN shares her astounding video for ‘Oil Fire’, taken from debut EP ‘Stigma’ released Jan 27th Hezen – Oil of Fire – 1 In Music Review It is amazing that even without video, one can feel such a haunting sense of a bizarre that is far too familiar like the movement and imperfections of ... read on...
  • Pezhman Mosleh – Whispers for Love and Peace 2017, Feb 18th Pezhman Mosleh - Whispers for Love and PeacePezhman Mosleh – Snow The cinematographic melancholy of Chopin has inspired many, not least your humble host. So it was a definite pleasure to hear it in the original pieces by international Iranian composer Pezman Mosley. Mosley is a Professor of cinema philosophy and aesthetic and a scholar in music history who has humanity and philosophical ... read on...
  • BOKITO release debut single ‘Better At Getting Worse’ 2017, Feb 15th BOKITO release belting debut single ‘Better At Getting Worse’BOKITO release belting debut single ‘Better At Getting Worse’ London-Irish ‘tropical indie’ sensations BOKITO is sharing their brilliant sound. The band releases belting debut single ‘Better At Getting Worse’ on Lost In The Manor Records and we at 1 In Music are delighted to share their brilliant tune to you. ‘BOKITO’s Debut Single Is Perfectly Oddball Pop’ ... read on...
  • CHILDCARE’s new single ‘Kiss?’ 2017, Feb 11th Childcare New Single KissPop-doused art-punks CHILDCARE tackle a very British problem on new single ‘Kiss?’, released on Lost in the Manor Records on 3 February Already picked up by Huw Stephens’ BBC Radio 1 show, Radio X and Virgin Radio UK, the follow-up to ‘Film Club’ arrives after the band’s 2016 arena tour supporting Bastille Praise for ‘Film Club’  ‘Explosive from ... read on...
  • Andy Stamatakis-Brown awarded the Irwin Mitchell mjf originals commission for 2017 2017, Feb 10th Andy Stamatakis-Brown awarded the Irwin Mitchell mjf originals commission for 2017 - photo by Jo MairEvery two years, the Irwin Mitchell mjf originals provides a talented regional artist with an exceptional opportunity to showcase new work at the Manchester Jazz Festival (mjf). Last time, it was the turn of John Ellis to receive the privilege of this award. The pianist and composer teamed up with film maker Antony Barkworth-Knight and ... read on...
  • Childcare release new single Film Club 2016, Nov 24th CHILDCARE release new single Film Club: 1 In Music quick review Childcare’s new single ‘Film Club’ is officially out now. 1 In Music was privileged to have a listen and you can too via Spotify and SoundCloud! What did we think about the offer? Well, we found that the song was quite catchy and definitely entertaining. Basically it is ... read on...
  • UB40 to release 2CD collection: ‘Unplugged’ + ‘Greatest Hits’ 2016, Oct 30th UB40 to release 2CD collection: ‘Unplugged’ + ‘Greatest Hits’UB40 to release 2CD collection: ‘UNPLUGGED’ + ‘GREATEST HITS’ out Nov 18th on UMC – featuring Ali, Astro & Mickey ‘Unplugged’ + ‘Greatest Hits’ released November 18th on UMC + Launch Limited Edition ‘Red Red Wine’ in partnership with Eminent Life Released November 18th on UMC, ‘Unplugged’ + ‘Greatest Hits’ is a 2CD package containing a brand ... read on...
  • The Alan Parsons Project Tales of Mystery and Imagination 40th 2016, Oct 30th THE ALAN PARSONS PROJECT 'TALES OF MYSTERY AND IMAGINATION' 40THThe Alan Parsons Project ‘Tales of Mystery and Imagination’ 40th Due out 2nd December 2016 UMC are delighted to announce the 40th Anniversary release of The Alan Parsons Project, Tales of Mystery and Imagination. This beautiful box set has been produced with the full co-operation of Eric Woolfson’s family and Alan Parsons and is a landmark release ... read on...
  • Announcing Evanescence ‘The Ultimate Collection’ 2016, Oct 19th Evanescence Ultimate Collection 2016 coverANNOUNCING EVANESCENCE ‘THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION’ – A 6-LP SET AND FORTHCOMING SINGLE ‘EVEN IN DEATH’ DUE OUT 9TH DECEMBER 2016 Universal via Concord are pleased to announce Evanescence’s first ever career spanning vinyl box set encompassing their studio albums, Fallen, The Open Door and Evanescence and for the first time ever, the commercial debut for the previously unreleased demo album Origin. The ... read on...
  • UMG to reissue Beck’s entire DGC/GEFFEN/INTERSCOPE catalog on Vinyl 2016, Sep 25th UMG to reissue Beck’s entire DGC/GEFFEN/INTERSCOPE catalog on VinylUMG to reissue Beck’s entire DGC/GEFFEN/INTERSCOPE catalog on vinyl – First releases include Odelay, Sea Change ad Guero on October 28 as Multi-Grammy-Winning Masterpiece Odelay celebrates 20th anniversary this 2016 September 20, 2016 – Since introducing himself to the world in 1994 with his genre-defying, multi-platinum debut, Mellow Gold, Beck has blazed a path into the ... read on...
  • UMG To Release Blink-182 Limited Edition Seven Album Vinyl Box Set 2016, Sep 24th Blink-182 Limited Edition Seven Album Vinyl Box SetUMG TO RELEASE BLINK-182 LIMITED EDITION SEVEN ALBUM VINYL BOX SET FEATURING SIX STUDIO ALBUMS AND LIVE RECORD, ALSO AVAILABLE AS INDIVIDUAL 180-GRAM “BACK TO BLACK” TITLES October 7th release features group’s catalogue from 1995 studio debut, Cheshire Cat, through 1999’s multi-platinum breakthrough, Enema of the State, and 2001’s Take Off Your Pants and Jacket up ... read on...
  • Otis Redding Live at the Whisky A Go Go: The Complete Recordings 2016, Aug 24th Otis Redding Live at the Whisky A Go Go: The Complete RecordingsOtis Redding Live at the Whisky A Go Go: The Complete Recordings – Set for October 21st release A Comprehensive Six-CD Collection that celebrates the soul singer’s barrier-breaking 1966 performances on the Sunset Strip Stax Records and UMC, are pleased to announce the release of Otis Redding – Live At The Whisky A Go Go: The Complete ... read on...
  • Stony Plain 40 years: Independent record label Stony Plain Records celebrates 40 years! 2016, Aug 14th 40 years Stony PlainStony Plain 40 years: Independent record label Stony Plain Records celebrates 40 years! 2016 marks the 40th Anniversary of one of Canada’s longest surviving independent record labels. Stony Plain Records has been recognized worldwide for its consistent, high quality roots and blues releases. This three volume set celebrates with some of the label’s favourite tracks, including one ... read on...
  • Trees of Eternity share “Broken Mirror” from upcoming “Hour of the Nightingale” 2016, Aug 14th Trees of Eternity (ex-Katatonia, Swallow The Sun) share "Broken Mirror"Trees of Eternity (ex-Katatonia, Swallow The Sun) share “Broken Mirror” from upcoming album “Hour of the Nightingale” Album out 11 November on Svart Records Watch the video right here: Atmospheric doom-metallers Trees Of Eternity have shared the lyric video for their new track – their first since the tragic loss of lead-singer Aleah Stanbridge, “Broken Mirror”. Featuring Fredrik Norrman and Mattias Norrman (ex-Katatonia/October Tide) ... read on...
  • Ian Hunter includes David Bowie homage in new album ‘Fingers Crossed’ 2016, Jul 27th Ian Hunter Fingers CrossedIan Hunter to release new album ‘Fingers Crossed’ Out September 16th 2016 on Proper Records including new David Bowie homage track ‘Dandy’ Ian Hunter Fingers Crossed – The single ‘Dandy’ Listen to new David Bowie homage track href=”https://youtu.be/SqA5aDBk2Zc” target=”_blank”>’Dandy’ on Youtube ‘Dandy’ is out now and you can Purchase ‘Dandy’ on iTunes Ian Hunter – Fingers Crossed – the new album Ian Hunter’s latest ... read on...
  • Nick Waterhouse returns with new album “Never Twice” 2016, Jul 26th Nick Waterhouse Never TwiceNick Waterhouse returns with new album “Never Twice” out September 30th on Innovative Leisure Listen to the new track “It’s Time” here: ‘The verses are built on the feet-shuffling groove of jazzy drums and keys as Waterhouse bewails his life’s stagnation … He refuses to sit still for long, however, as the funky refrain kicks everything into fifth ... read on...
  • Banknote Mitch: When dreams become reality 2016, Jul 05th Banknote MitchLil Wayne may be down, but he is never out. Wayne returns with his new artist Charlotte, North Carolina’s own Banknote Mitch. Since parting ways with G-Unit, Wayne will be releasing Banknote’s 5th album entitled “12 Sign” dropping August 30th on datpiff.com. Some may think Mitch rose from the underground scene overnight. The true story ... read on...
  • The Beat feat. Ranking Roger First Album for over 30 years 2016, Jun 21st The Beat feat. Ranking Roger First Album for over 30 yearsThe Beat feat. Ranking Roger First Album for over 30 years Bounce to be released Sept 30th on DMF Records Single Walking On The Wrong Side out July 22 Watch the video for Walking On The Wrong Side  right here and let your head and body be taken by what 1 In Music believes is an impeccably designed laidback Reggae ... read on...
  • Our Glastonbury alternative in Manchester UK – For those who can’t go 2016, Jun 20th Glastonbury AlternativeWe hearing lots of guitar strings being plucked and plonked getting ready for Glastonbury this week!    For those who ain’t going –  heres a couple of key events in Manchester that start Friday and run into next week…   More about being all acoustic  in our special playlist below!   Many Thanks to Ed Watts of the Whitworth and Dr.Douglas ... read on...
  • Shiiine On Weekender 2016 2016, Jun 18th Shiiine On Weekender 2016 ashpicShiiine On Weekender 2016 has gone and unveiled its next wave of names for the festival. The second weekend in November will also see Ash, Dodgy and many more performing at the nearly sold-out festival! With over 6,000 fans over the 3 day weekend, 6 stages, and 50 plus acts, the event is back at the ... read on...
  • Cambridge Folk Festival 2016 announce The Den line-up and Club Tent showcases 2016, Jun 02nd Cambridge Folk Festival 2016Cambridge Folk Festival 2016 announce The Den line-up and Club Tent showcases We’re pleased to announce another great line-up for emerging talent stage The Den this year and also the special Club Tent showcases. Full Weekend and Saturday tickets are now sold out. Book soon for remaining Thursday, Friday and Sunday Day tickets. CLUB TENT SHOWCASES Patch & ... read on...
  • Saints Patience share their retro-electro anthem debut single ‘Break Of Dawn’ 2016, May 24th Saints PatienceLondon rockers Saints Patience share their retro-electro anthem debut single ‘Break Of Dawn’ out July 8th Our opinion Well it is a superb demonstration of classic yet alternative Rock that the duo serves us there and we enjoyed it from start to finish, even though the introductory guitar instrumentation is particularly the bomb, already sharing the anthemic ... read on...
  • Fassine release debut album Dialectik May 20th 2016, May 14th Fassine release debut album Dialectik May 20thFassine release debut album Dialectik May 20th on Default Collective Records Our view and review: The band introduce their upcoming album with the release of their latest single and new track ‘Headlong’ from the album. The track introduces with a mixture of mystery in the electronic arrangements and murmuring sounds offered, presents calm with menacing backing instrumentation and arrangements while the ... read on...
  • The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds 50th anniversary collector’s edition 2016, May 12th The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds 50th anniversary collector's edition June 10th 2016 The Beach Boys and Capitol / UMC Celebrate Iconic Album’s Golden Anniversary with Special Commemorative EditionsThe Beach Boys – Pet Sounds 50th anniversary collector’s edition  June 10th 2016 The Beach Boys and Capitol / UMC Celebrate Iconic Album’s Golden Anniversary with Special Commemorative Editions New 4CD / Blu-ray Audio Collector’s Edition Presents Remastered Album in Stereo, Mono, Instrumental, Hi Res & 5.1 Surround Mixes, Plus Additional Studio and Live Recordings The Beach Boys’ iconic ... read on...
  • Jon Boden Goes Solo 2016, May 10th Jon Boden goes solo, shares new track and announces UK tourJon Boden goes solo, shares new track and announces UK tourJon Boden goes solo, shares new track and announces UK tour First ever solo tour announced for November 2016 plus brand new track ‘All Hang Down’ Over the course of his career, Jon Boden has become one of the outstanding performers of traditional music of his generation. In one capacity or another, he has won eleven BBC Radio ... read on...
  • Japan’s sleek dream-pop quartet The fin. announce new EP 2016, May 08th The Fin. 2Japan’s sleek dream-pop quartet The fin. announce new EP and share video for ‘Through The Deep’ ahead of their UK tour and gig at The Great Escape, plus Tokyo show with The Last Shadow Puppets The five-track ‘Through The Deep’ EP, mastered by Joe Lambert (Animal Collective, Deerhunter, Warpaint), is the band’s second to be released ... read on...
  • Jasmine Rodgers shares double-A sided single, ‘Icicles’/’Sense’ 2016, Apr 30th Jasmine Rodgers shares double-A sided single, ‘Icicles’/’Sense’ - Jasmine Rodgers Screen Shot 2015-11-19 at 17.56.28Sonorous alt-folk virtuoso and ex-Boa frontwoman JASMINE RODGERS shares double-A sided single ‘Icicles’/’Sense’, her sublime work, along with a stunning dance remix by Jojo F “A wonderful, evocative piece of songwriting” Clash “As the daughter of a Japanese poet and Free/Bad Company/Queen vocalist Paul Rodgers, it’s no surprise that music pours out of Jasmine Rodgers” For Folk’s ... read on...
  • A Dead Forest Index – In All That Drifts From Summit Down 2016, Apr 27th A Dead Forest Index stream 'In All That Drifts From Summit Down' in full - Photo Credit: Kentaro TakahashiA Dead Forest Index stream ‘In All That Drifts From Summit Down’  in full Album Out Friday on Sargent House On Tour Now With Chelsea Wolfe  “It’s an album built on minimal arrangements, sometimes little more than guitar, voice and a simple beat. But within those relatively stripped-down arrangements, there’s a whole expanse of sound and emotion.” – Treblezine “There’s ... read on...
  • Luna Rise present their new video Dancing With Tears In My Eyes 2016, Apr 23rd Luna Rise present their new video Dancing With Tears In My EyesLuna Rise present their new video Dancing With Tears In My Eyes – Follow Luna Rise on the dance floor next full moon with their brand new video release. Luna Rise are back indeed! Having released two masterfully produced music videos (Dead Alley, Valentine), and their critically-acclaimed debut effort “Dark Days & Bright Nights” the self-proclaimed “Heart-Rockers” ... read on...
  • Barenaked Ladies announce UK tour dates 2016, Apr 23rd BNL Red RocksBarenaked Ladies announce UK tour dates – share new live video for ‘Gonna Walk’ Watch their new live video for ‘GONNA WALK’ September 2016 will Barenaked Ladies bringing their renowned, boisterous live shows to audiences all around the UK. Tickets are on sale NOW and VIP packages will be available for each tour date, which include: Meet & ... read on...
  • D Generation announce first album in 17 years 2016, Apr 20th D Generation announce first album in 17 yearsD Generation announce first album in 17 years and premiere new single with Noisey New album ‘Nothing Is Anywhere’ due out 29th July 2016 via Bastard Basement Records Hear and watch new single ‘Apocalypse Kids’ right here: D Generation – Jesse Malin, Danny Sage, Howie Pyro, Richard Bacchus and Michael Wildwood – is widely regarded as one of the ... read on...
  • Threshold Festival 2016, The 6th Threshold is Coming 2016, Mar 15th Threshold Festival 2016 bannerThreshold Festival 2016 (Alchemy), the 6th Threshold, is Coming There’s just 3 weeks to go until Threshold Six and the full line-up is here for all to enjoy. Taking place in 12 Baltic Triangle venues on 1st, 2nd & 3rd of April, Threshold will welcome it’s biggest and most exciting programme yet with over 850 performers and ... read on...
  • Iska Dhaaf release The Wanting Creature 27th May 2016 2016, Mar 13th Iska Dhaaf release The Wanting Creature - CREDIT: JORDAN STRONGIska Dhaaf release The Wanting Creature 27th May 2016. The New album comes out via Brick Lane Records. In the meantime, Iska Dhaaf premiere new single ‘Lost’ which you can hear right here: “Everyone you love is here, waiting to pull you in” The second single from Iska Dhaaf’s forthcoming record is a hook-filled anthem for the disconnected. The beat ... read on...
  • Treetop Flyers release Palomino 2016, Mar 13th Treetop Flyers PalominoTreetop Flyers release Palomino their new album and announce Spring UK tour dates as well as European dates! “When Sleepless Nights starts to resemble the euphoric rush of Earth, Wind & Fire’s Fantasy and the epic Never Been As Hard rumbles through six minutes of menace and twangsome melancholy, it’s as if their travails have fuelled rather than ... read on...
  • Mangoseed release Lucy March 18th, 2016 2016, Mar 07th Mangoseed - LucyBand Mangoseed release Lucy on March 18th. The track is being reviewed by our own Suhail but before the review, this is a taste of the song right from Soundcloud. Suhail’s Review What a very nice track!  Lucy by Mangoseed is quite an industrious tune and is part of that indie rock reggae genre that is around. It remains a genre ... read on...
  • O-Starz pays tribute to performing artist turned Evangelist Denise Matthews 2016, Feb 29th Denise MatthewsThe passing away of Canadian singer, songwriter, dancer, actress and model turned Evangelist, Denise Katrina Matthews better known between 1980 and 1997 as Vanity has left very few unstirred. The artist, once Prince’s protege in the 80s, cut off from the music and performing arts industries in 1997, even refusing to get any royalties from ... read on...
  • Ben Abraham shares cover of Björk’s “Hyperballad” 2016, Feb 16th Ben Abraham Debut AlbumBen Abraham shares cover of Björk’s “Hyperballad” on 20th anniversary of original release Not just that, !!!FIRST UK HEADLINE DATES IN MARCH!!! AND His debut album, Sirens, is being released on the 4th of March as we have told you before on label Secretly Canadian To commemorate the 20th anniversary of Björk’s release of her classic “Hyperballad” single, Australian ... read on...
  • A Dead Forest Index present first single 2016, Feb 03rd A Dead Forest Index Photo Credit: Kentaro TakahashiA Dead Forest Index sign to Sargent House, first single premiered with Noisey Debut Album ‘In All That Drifts from Summit Down’ due out 29th April 2016 Sargent House is pleased to announce the signing of New Zealand via London duo A Dead Forest Index and the release of their debut full length album In All That Drifts ... read on...
  • First Annual Hip Hop Film Festival NYC Call For Submissions 2016, Jan 28th Hip Hop Film Festival NYCJanuary 4, 2016 BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Hip Hop Film Festival NYC (August 11-14, 2016), presented by Revolution Media announces it’s call for submissions in all categories and for all genres. Submission period begins August 18, 2015 an end March 15, 2016. Filmmakers can submit their entries through Film Freeway at https://filmfreeway.com/festival/HipHopFilmFestivalNYC-2407. Mailing instructions and a direct ... read on...
  • Ben Abraham debut album ‘Sirens’ due 4 March 2016 2016, Jan 26th Ben Abraham - Sirens ‘When Ben sings, I listen.’  – Gotye Album release: ‘Sirens’ by Ben Abraham Release date: 4 March 2016 Label: Secretly Canadian Australian artist Ben Abraham, whom the Sydney Morning Herald calls ‘one of the best new male voices’ debuts a new Oh Yeah Wow-directed video for ‘You And Me’ today, watch it here. ‘You And Me’ is the first track from Abraham’s debut ... read on...
  • The Libertines & The Sherlocks play Cardiff, Birmingham & Bornemouth 2016, Jan 25th the sherlocksThe Libertines & The Sherlocks play Cardiff, Birmingham & Bornemouth! Tour dates are as follows: Tuesday 26 January – Cardiff Motorpoint Arena (The Enemy / The Sherlocks) Wednesday 27 January – Birmingham Barclaycard Arena (The Enemy / The Sherlocks) ​Friday 29 January – Bournemouth BIC (The Enemy / The Sherlocks) Four-piece indie rockers, The Sherlocks, were formed in Sheffield ... read on...
  • Electric Eye release Different Sun – 5 February 2016 2016, Jan 24th Electric Eyes release Different Sun – Album’s first single Mercury Rise Electric Eye release Different Sun 5 February, 2016. This sophomore album will be released on Jansen Plateproduksjon. Taken from ‘DIFFERENT SUN’, Norwegian psych-rock quartet Electric Eye unveil new song Mercury Rise and accompanying visuals available on Youtube. It’s the second piece of new material to surface since 2013’s ‘Pick-Up, Lift- ... read on...
  • Indie Outfit Shields unveil video for ‘Face to Face’ 2015, Dec 31st Shields Powder Shot 2***Indie Outfit Shields unveil video for ‘Face to Face’ from upcoming album ‘HOW CAN WE FIX THIS?’ – OUT FEB 12, 2016*** Previous Praise for Shields “Shields blew my socks off… tight, beautiful, powerful sound with perfectly honed vocals… Songs which took you on journeys… Huge energy… Huge commitment.” -Tom Robinson, BBC6 Music “…a big clomping synth spectacular that’s ... read on...
  • Preview Zaflon’s new Trip-Hop EP (Feb 12th 2016) NOW 2015, Dec 23rd ZaflonZaflon introduces their new Trip-Hop sound with the audibly delightful Nightmare Vision (feat. Gilan Music). The rest of the album also contains the vocals of Gilan_Music and the full EP can be streamed from Soundcloud at https://soundcloud.com/zaflon/zaflon-ldp-1-full-ep-mix The Full Digital release February 12th 2016 read on...
  • All Tomorrow’s Parties 2.0 Curated by Stewart Lee 2015, Dec 11th ATP curated by Stewart Lee 2016Roky Erickson performing the music of 13th Floor Elevators, Sun Ra Arkestra, Richard Dawson, and Thurston Moore added to All Tomorrow’s Parties 2.0 Curated by Stewart Lee Carlton Melton, The Bellrays, Wolf People, Ex-Easter Island Head, The Wolfhounds, Dave Graney and the mistLY, The Blue Aeroplanes, Alan Wilkinson, and Richard James are also set to perform ... read on...
  • AMBER LEAVES share new single ‘Wouldn’t Wanna Be Alone’ 2015, Dec 10th amber leavesAMBER LEAVES share new single ‘Wouldn’t Wanna Be Alone’, the powerful third instalment of their orchestral indie-soul trilogy, out on 18 December AMBER LEAVES share new single ‘Wouldn’t Wanna Be Alone’, the powerful third instalment of their orchestral indie-soul trilogy, out on 18 December. We did listen to this song many times, just to be sure ... read on...
  • All Tomorrow’s Parties 2.0 Curated by Drive Like Jehu 2015, Dec 09th ATP Curated by Drive Like JehuThe Gories, The Monkeywrench, King Khan and The Shrines, and Mission of Burma amongst the first wave of artists announced for All Tomorrow’s Parties 2.0 Curated by Drive Like Jehu As well as Dischord legends Soulside (Girls vs. Boys) performing their seminal record Hot Bodi-Gram in its entirety. The El Vez Punk Rock Revue, The King Khan and ... read on...
  • Bror Forsgren shares track “I Had a Dream Last Night” 2015, Dec 06th BrorForsgren-IHADLNArtBror Forsgren shares non-album track “I Had a Dream Last Night” We might not be too excited by Bror Forsgren’s new video but we are definitely into the music that the video is promoting. In his new release “I Had a Dream Last Night” , the former Jaga Jazzist / Lionheart Brothers member presents us with ... read on...
  • Reverend & The Makers: Special Guests with The Libertines & The Courteeners 2015, Dec 04th Reverend & The Makers, whose new album, Mirrors, was their fifth to go Top Twenty in the UK album charts last month, have just been announced as special guests on the forthcoming tours with The Courteeners in December and Arena shows with the Libertines in January. The full dates are: DECEMBER with The Courteeners: THU 17th Glasgow ... read on...
  • West coast electro-pop outfit MRCH premiere new video for ‘Spin’ at Culture Collide 2015, Dec 04th MRCHIt is quite lovely to hear music that, although it has been categorised, does not linger in its genre in that monotonous ah-yeah-i’ve-heard-that-before way. The familiar is not completely far yet the sense of freshness is far more overwhelming. In effect, the indie electro-sound seems to be à-propos, bringing the eeriness of the harmonies to ... read on...
  • Liverpool Sound City Crowned Best Metropolitan Festival! 2015, Dec 01st Liverpool sound cityIt is particularly appropriate that Liverpool Sound City, the unmissable Merseyside-based festival should be honoured with the award for ‘Best Metropolitan Festival’ at the UK Festival Awards on Thursday as they announce their upcoming 2016 event! The amazing music festival has counted many great names as well as newcomers in the past and the year to ... read on...
  • Merseyside music producers launch independent record label 2015, Dec 01st m62Contact: Steven Longworth, Aidan Ryan, Jay Erangey, Paul Wibier | Tel: 07835 078465, 07806 685036, 07522 164091 | Email | Website M62 Records Label Launch Founded in late 2015 by young Aidan Ryan (better known by his production alias Tubz) M62 Records are set to begin infiltrating the UK Bass music scene with an arsenal of club-razing tracks set for release ... read on...
  • More Artists Announced for Liverpool Sound City 2016 2015, Nov 26th Liverpool Sound City 2016 is coming: Get excited! Liverpool Sound City, the UK’s Premier International Music and Digital Business Conference and one of UK’s best festivals, returns in 2016 on Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th May 2016 at the iconic Liverpool Waters Bramley-Moore Dock, Liverpool, L3 0AP! With hundreds more incredible artists to be announced, they are are proud to announce ... read on...
  • InTechnicolour premiere new single ‘We Are All Losing Sleep’ with NPR 2015, Nov 22nd InTechnicolourInTechnicolour premiere new single ‘We Are All Losing Sleep’ with NPR Hailing from Brighton, stoner/groove rock quintet InTechnicolour are now gearing up to release their debut self-titled EP. A year in the making, InTechnicolour are born into the world with a refined sound and a fully functioning line-up (comprised of members from the likes of Porshyne, ... read on...
  • The Unthanks celebrate 10 years with anniversary releases and tour 2015, Nov 21st Unthanks by Sarah MasonSTOP PRESS! The Unthanks mark 10 years with anniversary album (Archive Treasures), single (2000 Miles / Tar Barrel In Dale), limited edition ‘Memory box’ and tour The Unthanks – Archive Treasures (2005-2015) – Released on CD and Download 11/12/2015 “If folk music is life, and for life, then ten years is nothing, right? We mean to go on, ... read on...
  • Radiation City premiere new single with NYLON 2015, Nov 16th Radiation CityRadiation City premiere new single with NYLON and you can hear it right here: In late 2013, with two well-received full-lengths and an EP under its belt, Radiation City got the itch. The band had built a strong following in its native Portland and connected with fans around the world, and from the outside, the path ... read on...
  • C.Y.T premieres debut single ‘You And I feat. Nina Rotner’ on Complex 2015, Nov 15th cytBerlin-based, Tokyo-born Chris Yohei Tokunaga aka C.Y.T premieres debut single ‘You And I feat. Nina Rotner’ on Complex Although he decided he wanted to become a musician at the age of 14, it wasn’t until more recent years that electronic music composer Tokunaga fully immersed himself in the realm of electronic music. C.Y.T’s psychotropic productions are brimming with the ... read on...
  • Balloons by Dechard 2015, Nov 14th Dechard is a producer, DJ and sound designer born and raised in Italy with Belgian origins. He started out in music at age 16 and evolved his experiences playing venues as a DJ before building his own studio. After studying sound engineering at Essex University, he released an Alex Vargas remix and in 2013 released ... read on...
  • ATP Iceland announces more exceptional artists for its festival in July 2016 2015, Nov 13th ATPIceland2016_SQ3ATP Iceland has announced a second round of exceptional artists for the festival, taking place in Keflavík, Iceland, 1-3 July 2016. Sleep, Thee Oh Sees, Ty Segall and The Muggers, Angel Olsen, Les Savy Fav and Tortoise are amongst the latest acts to be added to ATP Iceland 2016, bolstering an already impressive line-up including The ... read on...
  • Fay Hield releases Old Adam Feb 12th, 2016 2015, Nov 12th Fay HieldFay Hield shares video for new single ‘Green Gravel’ in anticipation of her new upcoming album New album set for release on Feb 12 Taken from her forthcoming album, Old Adam (out 12th Feb 2016), traditional singer and folklorist Fay Hield has selected the many versions of ‘Green Gravel’ recorded by Alice Bertha Gomme in ‘The Traditional ... read on...
  • Imaginary People release Dead Letterbox Nov 20, 2015 2015, Nov 11th Dead LetterboxImaginary People share new track ‘Agata’ in anticipation of their debut full-length album Imaginary People release the new album Dead Letterbox Following their critically acclaimed debut EP comprised of espionage-themed singles, New York’s own Imaginary People will release their debut full-length album entitled Dead Letterbox on November 20th. The album was produced by Kevin McMahon (Swans, Titus Andronicus, ... read on...
  • Italian alt. digitalists SHIRLEY SAID unveil their latest ambient gem, ‘Crash’ 2015, Nov 10th Shirley Said-Promo 2015Italian alt. digitalists SHIRLEY SAID unveil their latest ambient gem, ‘Crash’, released on November 28th. Emerging from a dense euphonious haze composed of sustained guitar notes, sparkling synth bursts and skittering glitchstep rhythms, Shirley Said’s distinctive vocalist Giulia delivers an angst-ridden ballad about doubt and abandonment. “The ceiling’s coming down/I am crashing to the ground”, she ... read on...
  • Joel Wells reveals debut track ‘Fictionalise’ 2015, Nov 10th JOEL WELLS PRESS SHOT 011Musician Joel Wells reveals debut track ‘Fictionalise’, produced by Toydrum and Tim Goldsworthy. The track is beautiful, balancing dreamy electronica with eerie backing vocal harmonies to support  a nicely fitting lead voice and rendering a slowly but surely entrancing track. In his own words, London based vocalist/songwriter Joel Wells’ last three years have been an experiment in ... read on...
  • Japanese dream-pop purveyors The fin. share lead track from ‘Night Time’ EP plus exclusive Petite Noir remix 2015, Nov 06th The fin. - Night Time Press shot.Lost In The Manor records is proud to unveil sparkling dance-pop outfit The fin. as its latest signees. The Japanese four-piece release their ‘Night Time’ EP on all digital formats on 4 December, and here share the irresistible lead track, Night Time. “When I wrote ‘Night Time’, I was living far from a train station. If ... read on...
  • Folkstock goes to town 2015, Nov 01st cover of Folkstock Downtown CDAward winning independent folk roots and acoustic label, Folkstock Records have been releasing emerging singer songwriters since its inception following their much acclaimed festival held in September 2013. With high profile support from Patrons Peggy Seeger and Fairport Convention’s Dave Swarbrick plus national treasures Whispering Bob Harris and Tom Robinson, the boutique label has been ... read on...
  • Diary of Snow Frontman Goes Solo! 2015, Oct 15th Jordan LaFaverJordan LaFaver, a 23 year-old producer, writer, and vocalist, is preparing to launch a solo career. LaFaver, who has received recognition over the last five years as the lead singer of the pop-rock band Diary of Snow, will be pursuing a sonically compelling genre switch, altering his sound to a more R&B influenced blend of ... read on...
  • Most Anticipated Upcoming Concerts In The US 2015, Sep 21st taylor swiftGoing to a big concert, especially if it is of your favorite artist, is usually the highlight of any music lover’s year. From the moment you find out your favorite band will be on tour near you, your heart starts to race. You have an insatiable need to go to that concert. You will do ... read on...
  • Veronika Releases Most Anticipated Video For Single “CAMERA” 2015, Aug 16th VeronikaVeronika has released her latest visuals to the most anticipated record CAMERA. The concept behind this masterpiece is its focus on current problems females face nationwide and globally everyday. Veronika’s music career began in 2012 through her strictly motivated decision to build up herself as a musician and as an artist. She came back to Ukraine ... read on...
  • Shirley Thompson’s Pioneering New Opera Set for Opening Night of Tête à Tête Fest 2015, Jul 14th First public event at the ‘Dream To Change the World’ exhibition Opera lovers, londoners and dwellers of the regions around, this one is for you and certainly not to be missed. London-born Jamaicain Composer Shirley Thompson (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shirley_Thompson_(composer))’s Pioneering New Opera Set for Opening Night of Tête à Tête Fest. SACRED MOUNTAIN, Incidents in the Life of QUEEN ... read on...
  • Save The Lomax 2015, May 18th Get your voice heard to save a music monument! read on...
  • Save The Lomax Campaign 2015, Feb 24th Save The Lomax Campaign Contact: Anna Grace Henney Email: annagracehenney(at)gmail.com / savethelomax(at)gmail.com Phone: 07932886966 Lomax Supporters Come Together Ahead of Court Hearing Following the recent closure of Liverpool’s “best independent live music venue” there has been a spontaneous uprising of supporters who have formed the Save The Lomax Campaign. Lomax was reopened in 2011 and is supported by a collective of ... read on...
  • Wily Bo Walker and Kareña K release A Long Way From Heaven 2015, Jan 24th ‘A Long Way From Heaven…’ is a 6-track mini album highlighting the work of Wily Bo Walker and Kareña K. Their voices, described as barbed wire and angels, bourbon and roses, work so well together and, in these original songs, showcase their talent and artistry. Wily Bo was nominated for Best Male Vocalist in the 2014 ... read on...