If there’s one thing that is certain about this time of year it’s that gig season is about to kick off. The festivals are over, which means waving goodbye to lazing in sunny fields cradling a cider and a hangover and saying helloooooo to getting intimate with new acts in your fave venues. Kick-start the season with the September playlist!
Amber Arcades, the moniker of Dutch musician Annelotte de Graaf, is the new kid on the block when it comes to exciting new sounds for summer. With her debut album Fading Lines released on 3rd June, I caught up with Annelotte to talk about recording the album, what influenced her sound and the exciting paths that have led her to where she is today.
I don’t know if you know this about me already, but I cannot get enough music. It started with a love of Aqua and Blue while I was still in pigtails and identical outfits with my younger sister; before progressing to pop-punk and fawning over singers with emo side fringes in cramped sweaty gig venues, […]
Essex boys Nothing But Thieves have had one hell of a year. After hit single Itch was awarded Radio 1’s Hottest Record in the World, the band’s self-titled debut album shot straight to #7 in the UK Charts and #3 on iTunes. Having supported Muse in Rome in front of a 30,000 strong crowd in […]