Paul Young at The Cambridge Corn Exchange

Paul Young at The Cambridge Corn Exchange

The unifying concept of a concert never ceases to amaze, especially with a seasoned, wholly talented and iconic performer such as Paul Young.  There was absolutely no shortage of love (with plenty of oohing and slight scattered screaming from various women dotted through the crowd) when Young took the stage on Monday night at the Corn Exchange in Cambridge.  He is currently on tour to celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the phenomenal album, ‘No Parlez’. …

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Adia Victoria comes back with new track ‘Dope Queen Blues’

Adia Victoria comes back with new track ‘Dope Queen Blues’

The Nashville-based songwriter teamed-up with The National’s Aaron Dessner to record ‘Dope Queen Blues’, in her first appearance since ‘Baby Blues EP’. The track is a mesmerising one that somehow reminds to PJ Harvey. The three minute-long track starts with Dessner’s hammering the piano, going in crescendo until a grand finale that must a great experience to listen when played live. Victoria wrote this song when she was living in Atlanta in her early 20s,…

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Reignwolf roars again with ‘Wanna Don’t Wanna’

Reignwolf roars again with ‘Wanna Don’t Wanna’

If you ever heard about him back in 2014, when Rolling Stone Magazine declared him to be one of the “10 New Artists You Need To Know”, but could never really follow his track, don’t worry, Reignwolf is back, new and improved with a stunner of a new track. Jordan Cook released new track ‘Wanna Don’t Wanna’ ahead of a long US tour this autumn, giving fans another piece of bluesy rock that everyone hopes…

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Album Review: Billy F Gibbons’ new album, The Big Bad Blues

Album Review:  Billy F Gibbons’ new album, The Big Bad Blues

All hail the God of Southern Rock, the legend that is Billy F Gibbons.  I don’t think I can actually overstate this, Gibbons’ new album is flawless, it has all the requisite southern, bluesy content you would expect but with such flavour you won’t be able to resist another bite! The opening track, ‘Missin’ Yo’ Kissin’, to the new album, The Big Bad Blues, hits straight in with a steady, strong drum beat and a…

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The Marcus King Band release new single ‘Where I’m Headed’

The Marcus King Band release new single ‘Where I’m Headed’

Ladies and gentlemen, lovers of Southern rock, please say hi to Marcus King, Jack Ryan, Stephen Campbell, Justin Johnson, Dean Mitchell and Deshawn Alexander whom together make The Marcus King band. The American rockers have released their new single ‘Where I’m Headed’. The band has already been described as one of the country’s most sought-after live acts and it isn’t hard to see why. The Marcus King Band, who have been making their own type…

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Single Review: ‘Mantra’, Bring Me The Horizon

Single Review: ‘Mantra’, Bring Me The Horizon

After launching a mysterious, cryptic and teasing campaign over the past week, which included a billboard reading “Do You Want to Start a Cult With Me?” – a  line that turned out to be one of the lyrics in “Mantra”- the Sheffield band Bring Me the Horizon released their new single “Mantra” on BBC Radio 1, on 21 August 2018. BMTH have gradually stepped towards stardom since the beginning of their career back in 2004,…

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Single Review: ‘Mantra’, Bring Me The Horizon

Single Review: ‘Mantra’, Bring Me The Horizon

After launching a mysterious, cryptic and teasing campaign over the past week, which included a billboard reading “Do You Want to Start a Cult With Me?” – a  line that turned out to be one of the lyrics in “Mantra”- the Sheffield band Bring Me the Horizon released their new single “Mantra” on BBC Radio 1, on 21 August 2018. BMTH have gradually stepped towards stardom since the beginning of their career back in 2004,…

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Interview with Cambridge Folk Festival Organiser, Neil Jones

Interview with Cambridge Folk Festival Organiser, Neil Jones

Neil Jones, who has been apart of the iconic Cambridge Folk Festival for the last 18 years, took some time to chat with us during this, the weekend of the festival, to discuss the origins of the festival, its ethos, creating the line up and why folk music is so dear to so many.   The Cambridge Folk Festival is a historic one, one that generations have been coming to and still are, why do…

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