Red Telephone: Waiting on Your Good Days

The Cardiff group, Red Telephone, have recently released “Waiting for Your Good Days” from their upcoming debut album, Hollowing Out (March 31). There’s a Cure-ish vibe that resonates with me when I listen to “Waiting for Your Good Days” by Red Telephone. Maybe it’s the tremor in the vocals or maybe it’s the subtle thump of the bass that makes “Waiting for Your Good Days” … Continue reading Red Telephone: Waiting on Your Good Days

GHOST: Spillways featuring Joe Elliott

Absolutely fangirled over this announcement. My teenage years of hair metal and adult years of metal combined into one song! Ghost is joined by Def Leppard frontman, Joe Elliott, on “Spillways” and it’s fantastic. “Spillways” always had a hair metal guitar wail and Joe’s voice fits in wonderfully with Ghost frontman’s Tobias Forge. Listen to “Spillways” below Continue reading GHOST: Spillways featuring Joe Elliott

Angus McSix: Master of the Universe

Angus McSix had us at 1 better. Out now, is “Master of the Universe” from the forthcoming album Angus McSix and the Sword of Power, set to be released on 7-April on Napalm Records. After Prince Angus heroically died in one of the greatest battles in the history of man and goblinkind, all hope in Scotland and the whole galaxy seemed lost. In the Realm … Continue reading Angus McSix: Master of the Universe

Dakota Jones: Sugar Pie

Oooooooohhhhhh, lawd chile. (That’s Southern for ‘oh lord child’.) As someone who grew up in the South (both Carolinas) and has been called ‘sugar pie’ once or twice, the brand new single from Brooklyn’s Dakota Jones, “Sugar Pie”, takes me back home. “Sugar Pie” is a delicious return to soul with a helluva lot of funk added in for sexy saucy flavour! Dakota Jones is … Continue reading Dakota Jones: Sugar Pie

VOLUME UP! SERIES: Issue 03 :: Volume 01

The 11 tracks we have at 11 this week. Listen on Apple Music or Spotify This week, they’re in order of the most listened to: “A Singularity” (Re-Imagined by Carina Round) by PusciferFrom their upcoming Existential Reckoning: Re-Wired album, this song has wonderfully been re-imagined by Carina. “The Magic Number” by De La SoulLove, love, love this track by De La Soul. While we didn’t … Continue reading VOLUME UP! SERIES: Issue 03 :: Volume 01

Villagers Of Ioannina City: Father Sun

Villagers Of Ioannina City recently announced their first live album, Through Space and Time (Alive in Athens 2020), will be re-released on March 3 via Napalm Records. Villagers Of Ioannina City are Alex Karametis (guitar, vocals), Akis Zois (bass), Aris Giannopoulos (drums), Konstantis Pistiolis (clarinet, kaval, backing vocals), Konstantinos Lazos (bagpipe, winds), Kostas Zois (guitar), and Achilleas Radis (keys) and have been infusing psychedelic rock … Continue reading Villagers Of Ioannina City: Father Sun

Russkaja: Shapka

It’s time for a wonderful blend of polka ska punk with a nu metal twist! Don’t you dare roll your eyes until you listen to “Shapka” by Russkaja. “Shapka” is the latest single from Russkaja’s forthcoming album Turbo Polka Party (February 3 on Napalm Records) and while the album calls for peace, “Shapka” calls for a chaotic good time. Hailing from Austria, Russkaja is Georgij … Continue reading Russkaja: Shapka

Chris Young: All Dogs Go to Heaven and Looking for You

The baritone crooner and a tall drink of water, Chris Young, recently released two lovely songs about love. Love of a furbaby and love of a human. With “All Dogs Go to Heaven”, all we have to say is who cut the goddamn onions? 😭  The track is a lovely ode to man’s best friend and as someone who’s lost their best friend more than … Continue reading Chris Young: All Dogs Go to Heaven and Looking for You

Ren: Hi Ren and Sick Boi

I discovered Ren when Chantal Kreviazuk shared his song “Hi Ren” on her Instagram stories. And, wow. Wow. Oh. Wow. Ren is Ren Gill, an English artist, who has been transparent and chronicled his years of chronic health problems which he lists on his website as Lyme disease, Mast Cell Activation Disorder, M.E./CFS, ADHD, chronic depression, intermittent episodes of psychosis. His song, “Hi Ren”, had … Continue reading Ren: Hi Ren and Sick Boi