Is it too early to start listening to Christmas music?

Is it too early to start listening to Christmas music?

There are 72 days left till Christmas which, once you think about it, is not much at all. This is the time to start contemplating gifts, cards, food, parties, a perfect time to start your pre-Christmas detox, there’s so much to think about. There’s also the small topic of music. Stores will start the playlists as soon as they get Halloween out of the way but is it too soon? For me, it’s never too…

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Is the X-Factor underatted?

Is the X-Factor underatted?

When the X Factor first aired on the 4th of September 2004, millions of people tuned in to watch this updated, better version of Pop Idol which was the biggest music show back in the early 2000’s. Fast forward 14 years, and the show is slowly losing its spark. So what exactly is the cause for such a momentous show’s decline? Perhaps it’s the sheer brutality of what they put the singers through or perhaps…

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MOBO Awards to take a break in 2018

MOBO Awards to take a break in 2018

The MOBO Awards will take a break in 2018, as organisers plan to reshape the ceremony ahead of its return next year. The ceremony, which began in 1996, has become a major force in championing urban music – with Craig David and Stormzy emerging triumphant last year. Check out the full list of MOBO 2017 winners here. Now, for this year, founder Kanya King says that the ceremony will be retired for 2018, before returning “bigger and bolder”. “We understand…

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Childish Gambino sends two new songs to his fans

Childish Gambino sends two new songs to his fans

If Childish Gambino doesn’t put surprises in his music, then its a bad sign. When the video for  “This is America” dropped, it was a subject for gossip in all the right sense. He told the truth with one song and whether people liked it or not, he got his say. Luckily for us, his two new songs stay true to this artist’s creative talent. Gambino surprised fans with two new songs as part of…

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Basement release new song, ‘Disconnect’

Basement release new song, ‘Disconnect’

Basement have just released their new song ‘Disconnect’ and it will get people talking for sure. When lead vocalist Andrew Fisher starts singing you can’t help comparing him and his band to punk group Green Day (Think ‘American Idiot’) crossed with the fashion sense of The Kaiser Chiefs. When it comes to describing their musical style it’s a little bit rock, a bit grunge and a handful of punk. Many would describe the song as…

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