SINGLE: Pelican // The Maccabees

When The Maccabees burst onto the indie music scene in early 2008 with their catchy but disposable debut ‘Toothpaste Kisses’, who honestly thought they’d still be around now, climbing up the...

SINGLE: Wetsuit // The Vaccines

One of the slower songs on the album, 'Wetsuit' sees popsters The Vaccines showcasing their talent in a space of time longer than two minutes. With a cutesy keyboard sound, building into a chorus that just...

SINGLE: Scarlet // 2:54

  At this year’s Green Man Festival, I was taken unawares by a band who had completely escaped my attention- Hannah & Colette Thurlow, otherwise known as 2:54. It wasn’t so much what they...

SINGLE: Left Myself Behind // TOY

If there’s one thing Toy are, it’s loud. With a blend of psychedelic and shoegaze with a hint of new wave, this band is a thrill to hear both live and on record. The band, made up of Tom Dougall...