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Single Review: Oh My – ‘Dirty Dancer’

November 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

As far as catchy pop records go it wont be too far you have to look as Oh My are set to release the infectious Dirty Dancer on Monday and the track is overflowing with toe tapping hooks and a melody that will; keep ticking over in your mind for hours after you hear the...

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Fairport Convention vocalist and folk songwriter Sandy Denny may well have passed away some 33 years ago however with a new collaborative venture the musicians spirit and music is still alive and kicking with a spectacular release carried by her Oxfordshire singer songwriter equivalent Thea Gilmore. That release is Don’t Stop Singing, a collaborative collection...

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Following the release of the bands recent studio record Welcome Home Armegeddon, heavy hardcore rockers Funeral For a Friend unleash on us just a little more of their rebellious fury in the form of a tight nine track EP titled See You All In Hell. But this release is so much more than just your...

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One of music’s most eloquent and exquisite stars took to the London roads this week following the release of her latest classically tinged record, Night of Hunters. Tori Amos, the song writing queen who has melted our hearts with whispery nuggets of musical gold like Winter, Hey Jupiter, A Sorta Fairytale and Spark as well...

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With his X Factor presenting slot taking up a large portion of his weekly duties you would think that BBC Radio 2 presenter Dermot O’Leary would be absolutely exhausted by the end of the week but you would be wrong. In fact the Irish born hotties weekend antics are what keeps his engine in full...

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Album Review: Metallica and Lou Reed – Lulu

October 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Two of musics most iconic heavyweights unite this month for a treat for fans with the release of Lulu. The two acts in question is of course heavy metal gods Metallica and rock singer/songwriter Lou Reed who has been going strong over the past several decades as both a solo artist and front man of...

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With the stage beautifully set and the 41-piece London Symphonica Orchestra in place George Michael’s Symphonica Tour finally hit the UK this week with a 4 date residency at the Royal Albert Hall and what venue could be more fitting to host one of music’s most iconic singer-songwriters. With the European leg of the tour...

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This Monday sees the release of a truly exciting single. Kelly Paige is her name and passionately expressed musical storytelling is her game and the proof is in the pudding with the Nashville born starlets debut single, Hurt Like Me. With a voice to die for and rather reminiscent of the late and great Amy...

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Irish rock heavyweights U2 have long been regarded as the greatest band in the world. The four piece have achieved what many before them have failed to and what so many after them have tried to replicate, some coming rather close but none who have been able to match the force behind the Irish juggernaughts....

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The Pierces fantastic story-writing skills come to life once again with the duos amazing new single Kissing You Goodbye which is set for release this coming Monday. Dripping with the sounds of The Mamas and The Papas days gone by the track contains some eerie 60’s melodies helped by the use of the bands choice...

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Noah and the Whale have had a fantastic year following the release of the bands latest record, Last Night On Earth. Already having spawned the infectiously popular singles Tonight’s The Kind Of Night, Life Is Life and the incredible L.I.F.E.G.O.E.S.O.N the foursome set sail once again with the release of the albums fourth single, Waiting...

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Single Review: Drake – ‘Headlines’

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Following a long list of highly successful collaborations with a string of A-list musical peers including Eminem, Jay Z, Kanye West and R&B-Pop sweetheart Rihanna, Canadian Hip Hop superstar Drake is gearing up for the release of his latest single, Headlines. Headlines is the musicians first single to be taken from his upcoming sophomore album...

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Album Review: Erasure – Tomorrow’s World

October 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

You have to admit – we all love a bit of camp every now and then! Erasure were one of the biggest pop exports of the mid to late eighties as they managed to knock out hit after hit and not only crafted but defined an era of music with their fun, energetic approach to...

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