Reviews

Methods – Mankind

Thanks to band’s like FEHM the post punk sound is really thriving at the moment and Wolverhampton’s Methods are doing their bit to help support the genre. ‘Mankind’ is their latest release and the song…


Cymbeline – 3069

Wolverhampton quartet Cymbeline have recently released their second single ‘3069’. It’s a short number at just over two minutes but it mixes a bluesy garage rock verse with a more grungy chorus to give it…


The New Consistent – The New Consistent

New project The New Consistent from Worcester has launched his self-titled single with the help of B-Town veterans Swim Deep, and it’d be hard to find a better stamp of approval for an upcoming artist…


20 Mile Island – Ill Gotten Gains

The third track from Stafford based indie band 20 Mile Island is ‘Ill Gotten Gains’. It begins with influences of Indian and African sounds, sounding very George-Harrison esque and hooking you in straight away. The…


Stainwasher – Time Lapse

Every once in a while we are going to take a trip outside of the West Midlands to bring you some music we feel you should hear and today we do that with Swedish artist…


Alessi’s Ark – Devant Moi

Let me tell you a couple of things about Alessi Laurent-Marke, AKA Alessi’s Ark… Firstly, she has one of the firmest handshakes I’ve ever encountered. Secondly, she is a very talented singer songwriter. Today’s sees…


The Novus – Break

The Novus are young, engaged and most importantly, angry. New single ‘Break’ demands your attention and is a statement of everything the band are about. The album cover for the track harks back to the…


Sunflower Thieves – Two Halves

For fans of dreamy folk-pop, Sunflower Thieves’ new single is about as perfect as it gets. The Leeds-based duo originally hail from Derbyshire and have been supported by BBC Introducing East Midlands among others, and…


Lions Of Dissent – Honey From Hell

Lions of Dissent have launched their debut single with a bang – not only releasing the track on 7-inch vinyl but also accompanying the track with a self-directed music video to boot. Their super professional…


The Fauna – Love You A Different Way

Birmingham band The Fauna have delivered with their debut single ‘Love You A Different Way’. This is the ultimate chill track that is certain to hit you in the feels whether you like it or…