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New music rated and slated, classics revisited and exclusive releases. We’re always looking to expand our reviewing team so, if you think you’ve got the music knowledge and writing chops we’re looking for, get in touch!

Today's exclusive is from the smooth, Vinegar Mother

17/04/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Moon Tomb’ by Vinegar Mother

Today’s exclusive song comes from a soul-rock quintet whose singer has a sublimely smooth vocal. You’re going to love them…

‘H+’ by JB Dunckel album cover

13/04/2018

‘H+’ by JB Dunckel (Album)

The electro visionary from Versailles returns with more colourful and fluid dreamscapes to whet the appetite, if that’s your thing?…

Foxanne

10/04/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Heavy Dog’ by Foxanne

Today we bring you a truly lovely song by an ‘independent post-pop’ trio who channel St. Vincent and Devendra Banheart…

Frankie Cosmos 'Vessel' album cover

06/04/2018

‘Vessel’ by Frankie Cosmos (Album)

Taken from Songwriting Magazine’s Spring 2018 issue out now, this is a featured review of Greta Kline’s new 18-track long-player…

Stimmerman

03/04/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Planetary’ by Stimmerman

She’s contributed to some of the best indie-rock to come out of New York and now she’s here for you…

The Dub Righters ‘True Sound Killaz’ EP cover

29/03/2018

‘True Sound Killaz’ by The Dub Righters (EP)

Warm your bones with some righteous dub-reggae that will provide a sense of summer you don’t get with other records…

Andy Cook

27/03/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Swirl’ by Andy Cook

Today we bring you an exclusive track by a songwriter whose specialism is a vein of jangle-pop you’re gonna adore…

One Found SoundOne Found Sound

20/03/2018

EXCLUSIVE! 4th annual gala video by One Found Sound

It’s a first for you today, dear readers: a live video from an absolutely wonderful, collaborative, conductorless, chamber orchestra. Enjoy!…

Zakiya Harris

13/03/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘After Darkness’ by The Sh8peshifter

Today we bring you an exclusive track that hums, purrs, and demands we recognise that out of darkness, comes light…

4a Stables

06/03/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘My Man Jerry Back’ by 4a Stables

Our first exclusive of spring is an ambient, cinematic, and intergalactic song that’ll provide the perfect soundtrack to your day…

Today's Songwriting Magazine exclusive is from the wonderful, aBIRD

27/02/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘A Cool Island Song’ by aBIRD

We’re bringing you a track by an artist who counts some of the finest electronic acts ever among his inspirations…

Pink Flamingo Rhythm Revue

20/02/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Money’ by Pink Flamingo Rhythm Revue

We’re bringing you a funky track that bobs and throbs. It’ll have you tapping your toes long after it’s finished…

Beth Nielsen Chapman 'Hearts Of Glass' album cover

19/02/2018

‘Hearts Of Glass’ by Beth Nielsen Chapman (Album)

The country singer-songwriter returns with an album of new and old material, all lifted by the sparse and inviting production…

Moviestar 'Stupid People Happy Days' album cover

16/02/2018

‘Stupid People/Happy Days’ by Moviestar (Album)

There is a smattering of retro art rock amongst the zany, sci-fi punk brought to Earth by these interdimensional explorers…

No Ice

13/02/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘We Get High Together’ by NO ICE

Today we bring you a song by a delightful power-pop group. We’re sure that you’re going to absolutely love it…

I'm With Her 'See You Around' album cover

12/02/2018

‘See You Around’ by I’m With Her (Album)

These folk compositions are brought to life by an immensely talented triumvirate whose harmonies are up there with the best…

Jerry David DeCicca 'Time The Teacher' album cover

09/02/2018

‘Time The Teacher’ by Jerry David DeCicca (Album)

This record pays tribute to its creator’s new home by accurately depicting the people, places and nature that colour it…

Trevor Hall

06/02/2018

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Arrows’ by Trevor Hall

Today’s exclusive song comes from a songwriter raised on an island in South Carolina, who blends roots and folk music…

Jared Saltiel 'Out Of Clay' album cover

02/02/2018

‘Out Of Clay’ by Jared Saltiel (Album)

By combining a storytelling approach to lyric writing with his musical flourishes this artist is able to tell his story…

Maria Kelly 'Hollow' single cover

31/01/2018

‘Hollow’ by Maria Kelly (Single)

Following the release of her superb EP, ‘The Things I Should’, the Irish alt-folkstress returns with an atmospheric new song…

 


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