Songs For Your Next Night Out

Right, so what was I up to while I was on hiatus? Learning French (poorly), and going out a fair bit, which went an awful lot better. Along the way, I assembled a fair few classics for any night out, so check a couple of them out here. … [Read more...]

LIVE : Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes @ Shepherd’s Bush Empire

So I've had a pretty blessed week of music, seeing Gambino one Thursday and Edward Sharpe the next Wednesday. If Childish taught me how hip hop can bring a crowd together live, Alex Ebert here showed me how he can unite a room full of people with his charming, optimistic rock. … [Read more...]

When A Fire Starts To Burn – Disclosure

Disclosure are without a doubt leading the line for British House right now, and here they once again showcase their killer talent and the reason behind their meteoric rise to the limelight. … [Read more...]

Here – Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros is the musical project of Alex Ebert. He is LA born and bred and, sadly, in the 2000's the darker side of LA culture affected his life. A party lifestyle led to a stint in rehab, where as a means of recovery, Ebert came up with the Messianic alter ego, Edward Sharpe. Pretty fascinating right? Even more fun facts after the jump!  … [Read more...]

Fire – The Submarines

If I was able to choose a second single in the 'Best Single of 2011' category, this would have been it. That is how highly I rate the indie pop gem that is Fire, with its perfect upbeat tone and soothing sounds of Blake Hazard and John Dragonetti. … [Read more...]