Call Me Up – Standard Fare

This has been in the works for far too long, as I had completely forgot that I had started on this post, only to see it sneak up in my drafts! So, without further ado, here comes a bit of encroachment on Michael's UK-indie territory with Standard Fare, a lovely trio from Sheffield: … [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...]

I Didn’t Think It Would Hurt To Think Of You – The Heartbreaks

The Heartbreaks are a quirky bunch of lads. They are an alternative four-piece from Morecambe in the North-East. On the face of it, they're fairly run of the mill; they play guitars and sing about lost loves. But there is a great deal more to the group, helping them stand out above so many others. They bring a very fresh sound and look on the "landfill indie" genre. With … [Read more...]