HOLIDAY BY MISTAKE-GILT HEAD//Album Review

It’s pretty easy to feel burnt out in the mist of a pandemic that seems like it will never end. Sometimes, our brains just need a break, some easy listening or a lapse from this bleak reality. The aptly-named, Holiday By Mistake, provides exactly that.  Recorded in quarantine by the Amherst-based duo, Gilt Head, HolidayContinue reading “HOLIDAY BY MISTAKE-GILT HEAD//Album Review”

HAVE THE SUN LICK YOUR MIND-MARBLE MAMMOTH//Single Review

Indie psych rock has found a fresh face with Stockholm’s Marble Mammoth. With their latest single, Have The Sun Lick Your Mind, the relatively new band establish an undeniable ability to brighten the airwaves.  The song kicks off with a playful bass groove, reminiscent of a rubber ball bouncing between corners of a room. FuzzedContinue reading “HAVE THE SUN LICK YOUR MIND-MARBLE MAMMOTH//Single Review”

BLOOM-WYNT//Single Review

Hard hitting from start to finish, Bloom, the latest single from South-Wales alt-rock band WYNT, is nothing short of a rock and roll battle cry. Bloom is bursting with thick layers of guitar and powerful drums, the kind of song that would be right at home on a party playlist.  As a band, WYNT drawsContinue reading “BLOOM-WYNT//Single Review”

BREAKING OUT-GHOSTLAWNS//Single Review

An enigmatic soundscape of tantalizing texture, Breaking Out immediately sparks the listener’s curiosity. With a live drum sound beneath deep waves of synth, the debut single from Ghostlawns pulls elements from several different genres to create something fresh and untapped. Ghostlawns are a Cardiff-based, musical collective whose members are all seasoned veterans in the SouthContinue reading “BREAKING OUT-GHOSTLAWNS//Single Review”

ELEPHANT-TALES IN THE SHADE//Single Review

In their debut single, Elephant, Tales In The Shade gripe about the internet age. Thick, gritty, baselines and haunted synth textures create the perfect backdrop for Samantha Alland and Sam Griffiths to highlight each other’s vocals. The song plays like a rally cry for the frustrated, and calls to mind the identically-named Elephant by TameContinue reading “ELEPHANT-TALES IN THE SHADE//Single Review”