Johanna Amelie. Photo: Junala

Song Deconstructed: ‘Being’ by Johanna Amelie

October 4, 2019 in Features, Interviews, Music

The alt-pop Berliner reveals the inspiration, lyrics, music and recording of her brand new release – a song about boundaries…


Introducing… Fergus

February 26, 2019 in Features, Interviews

We shine a light on a London-based singer-songwriter who teamed up with producer Jake Gosling to make his new EP…

Bill Nelson

Interview: Bill Nelson

February 20, 2018 in Features, Interviews

Including his work in Be-Bop Deluxe, this uncompromising English songwriter has remained true to his vision throughout his long career…

Gabrielle Aplin

Interview: Gabrielle Aplin

November 12, 2017 in Features, Interviews

The teenage internet sensation who burst onto the scene with her hit-laden 2012 debut album, returns with a new EP…


The Week In Review (17 – 23 July)

July 23, 2017 in News

It’s Sunday, which means that we’re back to bring you our weekly round-up, Classic Of The Week and SongsOfTheWeek playlist…

Lou Rhodes 'Theyesandeye' album packshot

‘Theyesandeye’ by Lou Rhodes (Album)

July 22, 2016 in Music

The latest solo offering from one half of Lamb is less experimental than you might imagine but no less beguiling…

Grant Nicholas

Interview: Grant Nicholas

March 24, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Feeder’s Grant Nicholas discusses his solo career, the freedom it affords his songwriting and what it means for his band…

Tonight, We All Swim Free by Martin Callingham

Tonight, We All Swim Free by Martin Callingham (Album)

February 16, 2015 in Music

The debut solo record from Martin Callingham is a wonderfully intriguing and elegant opening statement – hopefully, a lengthy career…

Vincent Colbert – Stranger In My House EP cover

Stranger In My House by Vincent Colbert (EP)

January 17, 2015 in Music

Songwriter Vincent Colbert has written a debut EP which perfectly captures the loneliness associated with moving somewhere new and unknown.…

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…

Sixtoes – 'Morning After' cover

The Morning After by SixToes (Album)

July 13, 2014 in Music

SixToes’ atmospheric second album mixes beautiful string arrangements with brooding and powerful vocals to showcase a band at their peak…

Fever To The Form

Fever To The Form by Nick Mulvey (Single)

July 10, 2014 in Music

Nick Mulvey returns with ‘Fever To The Form’ and shows why he’s been one of the risings stars of 2014…

Lily & Madeleine

Live review: Lily & Madeleine at The Birdcage, Bristol

March 10, 2014 in Events

On the year’s most romantic day, Lily & Madeleine gave listeners a love of their music that’s sure to endure…

Anne Marie Almedal Memory Lane

Memory Lane by Anne Marie Almedal (Album)

June 12, 2013 in Music

Anne Marie Almedal takes you deep into the heart of a Nordic forest, with the leafy folk of ‘Memory Lane’…

Great Lakes by John Smith (Album)

April 17, 2013 in Music

After two years in which he suffered from writer’s block, John Smith returns sounding like he never went away riter’s…