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Interview: Eliza and the Bear

August 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

London-based 5-piece outfit Eliza and the Bear have returned with latest single Higher. The band, who were formerly signed to Capitol Records are now going down the independent path, having recently split from the major label. Their return has also marked a new musical direction for the boys who have shaken off their indie roots...

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Interview: Rumer

December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

British songbird Rumer has recently unveiled album number four in the shape of This Girl’s in Love: A Bacharach and David Songbook, a collection of hits that have inspired the singer-songwriters musical journey from a young age. This Girl’s in Love: A Bacharach and David Songbook pays homage to the iconic songsmith’s partnership while also...

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All Stars 2 has officially concluded, and a queen has been crowned! In the final challenge of the season, the top four were tasked with writing their own rap sections to be included in RuPaul’s new single Read U Wrote U, and performed these on stage in their own choreographed numbers. Roxxxy unfortunately found herself...

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Interview: Timothy B. Schmit

October 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

As a world renowned bass player, Timothy B. Schmit first found fame as a member of Southern California country collective, Poco. After several years performing with the band, a major promotion found the musician as the newest member of American soft-rock goliath, the Eagles in 1977. Not long after joining the Eagles, Schmit’s songwriting talents...

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Interview: Kim Wilde

September 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Enlish pop singer Kim Wilde is best known for the phenomenal success that she acheiveed throughout the 80’s with songs like her debut single Kids in America and the her cover of the Supreme’s hit, Keep Me Hangin’ On which secured Wilde with a major US hit and helped the musician become a household name...

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Interview: Wild Beasts

August 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Each Wild Beasts album is different from the last, and Boy King, their fifth full-length sees them making their biggest leap yet. Whilst their previous records have gradually moved towards a more serene sound, Boy King pushes in a new direction, embracing punk aggression and political angst. We caught up with the group’s bassist and...

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Interview: Berlin

July 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

They helped introduce America to electronic music. They were pioneers of the age of the music video. Along the way, Berlin helped shaped the eighties into one of the most inspiring decades in pop music while solidifying their place in the history books with a handful of iconic synth-dressed gems and chart toppers including Sex...

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Interview: Martika

June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Martika’s time under the bright pop spotlight, while brief, left a mark on the 80’s that continues to help define the decade as one of the music industry’s finest periods. The singer – born Marta Marrero – burst onto the world stage in her late teens with the iconic single, Toy Soldiers which was taken from...

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Interview: Roxette

June 8, 2016 | 1 Comments

With sales in excess of 70 million, Roxette have become one of the most successful pop acts in history. Their hit singles span the last 30 years and include early highlights like The Look, Joyride, It Must Have Been Love, Dressed For Success, Spending My Time and Fading Like A Flower through to more modern...

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Interview: White Lung

May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

White Lung is a band that continuously simmers, having spent the past ten years carving out a name as one of Canada’s most exciting punk rock bands.  Following up their highly acclaimed 2014 record Deep Fantasy, the trio now return with Paradise – a collection of ten songs that embody a rawer, reinvented sound and...

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Interview: Millencolin

April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

In an age where everyone and anyone can get their five minutes of fame, the true testament of being successful in music is found in longevity. Swedish punk outfit Millencolin are a prime example of this, having released seven albums and played over 1500 shows in a career spanning over two decades. With roots that...

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Interview: Reef

March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

During the Britpop movement of the mid-nineties, there were few bands that made a lasting dent that would see them still going strong some 20 years later. Reef are one of those bands. Well equipped with a hefty catalogue of notable single releases including All I Want, Weird, Come Back Brighter, Yer Old and the...

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Interview: B*Witched

March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

They ruled the UK pop charts in the nineties with hits like Rollercoaster, Blame It On The Weatherman and Cie La Vie and reunited back in 2012 as part of the 1st season of ITV’s The Big Reunion and since reforming,  once denim clad four-piece, B*witched have been busy touring the UK and promoting their...

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