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?
Album Spotlight: February 2017 King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Flying Microtonal Banana Genre: Psych Rock/Garage/Experimental Oscar Henderson 02/03/2017 There’s not many bands out there as prolific as Australia’s King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard with 4 albums planned for release in 2017 alone. The band somehow keep summoning up unique and interesting twists on … Continue reading Album Spotlight: February 2017 King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Flying Microtonal Banana