Francisco The Man-It's Not Your Fault

It’s Not Your Fault by Francisco The Man (Single)

October 31, 2014 in Music Reviews

Think the 20 years following shoegaze’s inception was just a bend winding back to the start? You won’t be disappointed… Tags: , , , , , , ,

morning smoke-hunger

Hunger by Morning Smoke (Single)

October 30, 2014 in Music Reviews

You might mistake Morning Smoke for an act drenched in misery, but their thunderous approach is too catchy for wallowing… Tags: , , , ,


Sleater-Kinney announce new album and tour

October 20, 2014 in News

Sleater-Kinney will release new album No Cities To Love in January, and are touring to promote it in the spring… Tags: , ,

We Are The West

EXCLUSIVE! Hear We Are The West’s new single ‘Hold On’

October 16, 2014 in News

Songwriting is pleased to bring you another track exclusive… this one comes from Californian indie-folk duo We Are The West… Tags: , ,

The Libertines

New Libertines material on its way (maybe)

September 29, 2014 in News

Pete Doherty has hinted that, after the success of The Libertines’ recent reunion gigs, a new album may be coming… Tags: , , ,

Bat And Ball

Lizard Cuts by Bat And Ball (Single)

September 18, 2014 in Music Reviews

New single ‘Lizard Cuts’ is a well-arranged slow-burner that shows that Bat And Ball can sound huge – and truly… Tags: , ,

Three Kings High Nothing Left

Nothing Left To Lose by Three Kings High (Single)

September 18, 2014 in Music Reviews

Bristolian live faves return with a third single that sees them continuing to blur the lines between several musical genres… Tags: , , ,

Echo & The Bunnymen

Echo & The Bunnymen announce UK tour

August 31, 2014 in Events, News

They’re playing nine dates in November and December – but fans in their hometown will have to wait a little… Tags: , , ,

Belle & Sebastian Could Have Been

Belle & Sebastian announce reissues

August 16, 2014 in News

Bulk of band’s back catalogue to be reissued on vinyl, under the banner ‘It Could Have Been A Brilliant Career’… Tags: , , ,


Post Holiday Dead Song/Anti-Parent Cowboy Killers by Tyrannosaurus Dead & Joanna Gruesome (Single)

July 3, 2014 in Music Reviews

Brighton’s Tyrannosaurus Dead & Cardiff’s Joanna Gruesome join forces on the excellent split single ‘Post Holiday Dead Song/Ant-Parent Cowboy Killers… Tags: , , , , ,


So It Goes by Moulettes (Single)

June 18, 2014 in Music Reviews

Brighton band Moulettes trade in idiosyncratic pop that bears favourable comparison to one of the finest songwriters of any generation… Tags: , ,

Saint Etienne

Interview: Saint Etienne

June 14, 2014 in Features, Interviews

With a new photo-journal of their career having just gone on sale, Songwriting catches up with indie-dance legends Saint Etienne… Tags: , , ,

Avi Buffalo sleeve

So What by Avi Buffalo (Single)

June 12, 2014 in Music Reviews

Avi Buffalo offer a tantalising example of what’s to come, with the first single from their eagerly awaited second album… Tags: , , , ,