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Back in the heyday of the late 90’s Britpop scene, Kula Shaker were due to become the next big thing. They had a blast of success with the release of their 1996 debut number one record, K, and the album seemed like the perfect induction into the world of excess. The band even overtook the...

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Australian singer Vanessa Amorosi is back this month with her latest single This Is Who I Am and it has been a long time since we last heard anything from the ARIA award winning vocalist who was brought into the spotlight courtesy of the dance anthem Absolutely Everybody, which held international radio airwaves hostage back...

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Tightrope is the new single for Kansas singer/songwritter Janelle Monae who is preparing for the release of her new blues, afro funk concept record The ArchAndroid later in the month. Tightrope is a taste of what’s to come and is due for release on Monday. The single is an articulated slice of blues and funk...

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Having remixed tracks for Grace Jones and MGMT, Vito De Luca, aka Aeroplane, has set his sights on pastures new and is gearing up for the release of his debut album over the coming months and the albums first single, We Can’t Fly gives us a glimpse into the full album. The single, to be released...

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Probably more critically acclaimed for her dance moves than vocal ability, Ciara’s latest single, Ride is a smooth and dirty R&B slow jam for the diva who joins forces with hip hop favorite Lucacris. Opening with an almost satanic slow motion intro, Ride jumps right in the ring with a track detailing pretty much every...

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Vibrant up-and-coming singer Laura Steel is about to burst onto the UK music scene with her electro-pop debut single Feedback over the coming weeks. Ahead of performing alongside the likes of Lily Allen and Jay-Z at this years Wireless Festival in London’s Hyde Park, Laura took to the intimate enclosure of London’s Soho Theatre to...

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Album Review: Dr John – Tribal

June 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

Dr John seems to have been around forever. With a career spanning six decades he is a true veteran of a genre that he has played a significant role in keeping alive. The New Orleans R&B virtuoso presents us this week with his new record titled Tribal and though it’s a predictable release from the...

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Kelly Rowland is back this month with her colossal single Commander and the track sees the sultry rebirthed dance diva back in the genius hands of club supremo David Guetta. Kelly has recently been signed to Universal Motown for her next record which Commander will be featured on. Following the mammoth Grammy Award winning number...

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Album Review: The Ghost – War Kids

June 28, 2010 | 0 Comments

Hailing from the Faroe Islands, electronic/indie newbies The Ghost, made up of Filip Mortensen (vocals) and Urbanus Olsen (electronics), are set to explode onto the UK music scene with the release of their debut album War Kids this week following the successful introduction of the albums first single City Lights. The band were acknowledged by...

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Somalian born musician K’Naan first came to international light back in 2004 with his debut My Life Is A Movie and the 32 year old hip hop poet has had a successful run leading up to today with his latest release Troubadour – Champion Edition. Troubadour was originally unleashed on the world in 2009. It’s...

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New York glam rockers Semi Precious Weapons commit to the mainstream with their new record You Love You which has been released this week. Packing a rhinestone gloved punch the album is shimmering garage glam and dirty rock by the bucketful. The band are swiftly making the rise from obscurity to household name with their...

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Album Review: Lissie – Catching A Tiger

June 24, 2010 | 0 Comments

Catching A Tiger is the remarkable debut album for American folk/rock songbird Lissie released in the UK on July 21st. Condensed into 12 incredible tracks Catching a Tiger is one of the best debuts to be released so far this year and without a doubt the best in the folk genre for the past couple....

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Album Review: Ozzy Osbourne – Scream

June 24, 2010 | 0 Comments

Ozzy Osbourne’s career has had its ups and downs in pretty extreme measures. Once the bat eating Black Sabbath rocker, his solo accomplishments have varied and his years partitioned between a heavy metal icon musings and reality telly selling out. Three years after the release of his last record, Black Rain, the veteran of darkness is back...

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