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Interview: Shockolady

June 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Russia’s answer to sexually charged power pop comes in the seductively eccentric form of Shockolady. With her current single Rock In My Bed raising eyebrows since its release recently and a hectic touring schedule of the UK including a support slot with Welsh twins Jedward proving rewarding for the singers exposure, Shockolady is on the...

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Interview: Hanson

June 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

It’s been a long time since we heard anything from brothers Taylor, Isaac and Zac Hanson. The Mmm-Bop siblings, who melted the hearts of every teenage girl around the globe when they first came to international prominence back in 1997 with the mammoth album Middle Of Nowhere, have been going strong ever since their breakthrough...

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Interview: Gregor Tresher

June 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

Dance music extraordinaire Gregor Tresher has been a driving force on the club circuit for the best past of the last decade. Providing dance floors around the globe with some of the most well crafted and influential floor fillers the DJ and producer has recently unleashed his latest work in the form of his new...

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Interview: Caro Emerald

May 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Dutch Jazz songbird Caro Emerald has been making quite a name for herself over the past twelve months with the release of some amazing numbers of swing infused pop taken from the mammoth record selling parent record, Deleted Scenes From the Cutting Room Floor. With toe-tapping numbers including Stuck, A Night Like This, Riviera Life...

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Interview: Alison Krauss and Union Station

May 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

The unstoppable force that is Alison Krauss and Union Station have been going strong for the best part of three decades now. Pushing the boundaries of American Bluegrass and making the genre cool to listen to, the collective have recently released a further addition to their already rather expansive catalogue. With Alison retaining a firm...

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Interview: Brooke Fraser

April 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Kiwi folk songbird Brooke Fraser hit UK shores last month following the release of her debut single Something In The Water and ahead of her amazing UK debut album, Flags. Though relatively new to the UK music scene the singer has been a staple on the airwaves and charts in her native New Zealand as...

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Interview: Ali Campbell (UB40)

October 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

The voice of UB40 is back. Ali Campbell has had an impressive career that has spanned over 30 years and has resulted in cementing his name as one of Britain’s finest musicians with international chart topping hits including Red, Red Wine and I Can’t Help Falling In Love With You. Having left UB40 to pursue...

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Interview: Polly and the Billets Doux

October 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Winchester based band Polly and the Billets Doux are quickly climbing out of obscurity with their stylish blend of country, jazz and gospel songs as portrayed on their debut record. With the bands debut release Fiction, Half-Truths & Downright Lies they have been going from strength to strength, gaining themselves an impressive following thanks to...

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Interview: Cast

October 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

As one of the founders of nineties Brit-pop, Cast went on to cement themselves as one of the true indie greats within the genre for almost 20 years. With the deluxe release of the bands most successful record All Change, which will be released later this month, Brendon caught up with Cast front man John Power to find...

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Interview: James Owen Fender

October 3, 2010 | 0 Comments

At the youthful age of 24, James Owen Fender has had a remarkable career to date. With his fair share of successes, losses and lessons learned, the Leeds born songsmith is now set to release his debut single The Cloud and we got to catch up with the musician to find out a little about...

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Interview: Skunk Anansie

September 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Known for the huge nineties rock single Hedonism as well as having one of music’s most outspoken and bolshy front women, Skin, at the drivers seat, Skunk Anansie are back after a decade long hiatus. Having left the glamor of Rock’n’Roll stardom for the normality of life outside the recording studio back in 1999, the...

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Interview: Lauren Pritchard

August 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

Tennessee born starlet Lauren Pritchard has been making waves in the UK this year with a round of successful festival appearances, headline dates and comes equipped with a set of soulful, pop hits from her upcoming album, Wasted in Jackson. Between a busy schedule of touring and promoting the forthcoming release we caught up with...

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Interview: Janelle Monae

July 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Kansas born, Grammy nominated singer Janelle Monae recently visited the UK to promote her latest single and Big Boi (of Outkast fame) collaboration, Tightrope, from her forthcoming concept record, The Archandroid. Whilst on her whirlwind outing in the capital Brendon got to meet with the singer for a chat about music, inspirations and plans for the future and here’s what...

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