Hillström & Billy – 'The Holding' cover

The Holding by Hillström & Billy (Single)

March 1, 2015 in Music Reviews

Once a solo effort and now a sprawling musical collective, Hillström & Billy have captured something magical on ‘The Holding’… Tags: , , , ,

Brian Dunne-Songs From The Hive

Songs From The Hive by Brian Dunne (Album)

February 26, 2015 in Music Reviews

‘Songs From The Hive’s’ catchy songwriting sees youthful New York songwriter Brian Dunne making a bid for the big league… Tags: , , , , , ,

Gretchen Peters 'Blackbirds' cover

Blackbirds by Gretchen Peters (Album)

February 12, 2015 in Music Reviews

On her poignant new album Blackbirds, veteran country artist Gretchen Peters creates something beautiful out of mortalities ever tightening grip… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Grammy Museum

27 records added to Grammy Hall of Fame

December 17, 2014 in News

This year’s additions to the archive include records by Neil Young, Leonard Cohen, Otis Redding, Bob Dylan and many more… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

KT Tunstall

Sodajerker presents… KT Tunstall

October 16, 2014 in Features, Interviews

With autumn rolling in, Sodajerker sit down and talk songwriting with one of the most recognisable songwriters of the noughties… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Neil Young

Neil Young to release second album of 2014

September 25, 2014 in News

Celebrated Canadian songwriter Neil Young is to release his second album of 2014 this November, following April’s ‘A Letter Home’… Tags: , , ,

David Gray

Interview: David Gray

July 17, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The White Ladder man explains his new approach to songwriting, taking inspiration from poetry, boredom and a child’s toy harp… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Dan Amor

Interview: Dan Amor

May 26, 2014 in Features, Interviews

As his fourth album hits download stores, we meet a singer-songwriter from Gwynedd who writes in both English and Welsh… Tags: , , , , , ,

The Libertines

The Libertines to reunite this summer

April 25, 2014 in Events, News

Pete Doherty, Carl Barât and co will be joining forces once more for a decidedly unsmall gig in Hyde Park… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

PonoPlayer

Neil Young to take a bite out of Apple

March 10, 2014 in News

Neil Young is set to reveal his Apple rivaling digital music service, Pono, and portable music player later this week… Tags: , , , , ,

Mark Morriss

Interview: The Bluetones’ Mark Morriss

February 20, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The Britpop band frontman turned solo singer-songwriter reveals a penchant for cryptic crosswords and an unremitting struggle with song titles… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Pete Seeger in 1986

Pete Seeger dies, aged 94

January 28, 2014 in News

Folk world mourns the loss of a legend, as songwriter and lifelong activist Pete Seeger dies after a short illness… Tags: , , , , , ,

Grammys

2014 Grammy nominees announced

December 7, 2013 in News

The great and the good of the recording industry will converge in LA on January 26 to see who’s won… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,