Declan McKenna has never been one to shy away from political issues in his songwriting and his new track ‘British Bombs’, his first release since his debut album over two years ago, is surprisingly no different. ‘British Bombs’ was released on the 19th of August alongside an appropriately clever music video. The song is a look at British foreign policy and the hypocrisy of our attitudes to war and arms trading. The track is the perfect pop-punk, political song with an incredi
Griff is the artist you probably haven’t heard of but you should...and quickly! Racking up an impressive 360,000 Spotify streams on her debut single ‘Mirror Talk’, the 18 year old’s only track to date. The video for her first single has also reached similarly impressive numbers. Signed to ‘Warner Records’, Griff, who left sixth form this summer, now has her attention solely on her music. With an Instagram feed most of her peers would be envious of and an image that is strikin
As a music fan, there’s nothing better than the initial joy of discovering a new artist. The song you just want to keep playing on repeat, the album artwork you fall in love with or the pure excitement you get when you find out that ‘that’ artist is playing a gig near you. However in an age filled with constant connection to everybody and everything around us it feels seemingly harder to discover new musical talent. The talent is certainly out there but am I being a lazy cons
The Evening Standard described them as an ‘Up and Coming band” and DIY magazine called their sound “Hedonistic rock’n’roll tangle”. Vinyl Staircase, the four piece from Dorking, have already made waves in the music world, with BBC Introducing play and a show at the Moth Club in London. Slowly we’re seeing a resurgence of popularity in the good old fashioned band and Vinyl Staircase are part of that movement. With an EP under their belt and various singles already available on
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