Written for The Famous Company 19/03/2017 SXSW is now over and the wake of the week-long festival we are gifted with a wealth of new sounds in which to indulge. For music fans this can feel somewhat akin to being a child let loose in a sweet shop, with your strangely generous mother entrusting you … Continue reading Avant Pop to Punk Rap: The Best New Sounds of SXSW 2017
Written for The Famous Company 09/03/2017 We are really getting stuck into 2017; three months in and new music is coming at us from every conceivable angle. Here I have put together some of my thoughts and first Impressions on just a few of the tracks that are coming in thick and fast: Father John … Continue reading Single Snapshots- What great new sounds has 2017 delivered unto us so far?
The Ongoing Battle for Women in Music (Written 9th March 2017 for Famous Company) With international women's day yesterday it was wonderful to see the number of individuals making statements on the significant roles women play throughout society. It is a reassuring reminder of how far we have come in a matter of decades even … Continue reading The Ongoing Battle for Women in Music