Category: Album Review

Until Day Breaks by Expected Boy

Track 7 from XRP Radio Journey Through Genres Expected Boy sound a bit like a Californian punk band but with an English lead singer, so it is perhaps a little UN-expected that they are in fact from Hyvinkää in … nope, I

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Switchstance by Philtrum

Review ofTrack 6 of Journey Through Genres from XRP Radio Switchstance is two and three quarter minutes of frenetic drumming, power riffs, and punk vocals, from Kent based punk trio Philtrum. Philtrum have a Bandcamp page (with a single “Permanent” featuring

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Perfect guy by Big Rhino

Track 2 from XRP Radio Journey Through Genres Big Rhino are a rock indie band from Nottingham. This track is also available from their Bandcamp page as part of a three track E.P. called “Turn Around Baby”. It opens up with

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Vulpes by Podracer

Track 5 on “Journey Through The Genres” XRP Radio’s 61 track sampler album See tracklisting here Buy Journey Through The Genres on Bandcamp. Stand out track Vulpes by Podracer is a huge stand out track for me on an album

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Spidey – Over The Cliff – review

Track 4 from XRP Radio Journey Through The Genres Spidey are an Alt Garage LoFi Punk band playing original loud dirty pretty songs; according to their Facebok Page They consist of Selina B  -Vocals & Guitars Michael – Bass Major Ron

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XRP Radio releases huge sampler compilation

Journey Through The Genres 61 Track sampler Album for just £7 on Bandcamp XRP radio is one of my favourite unsigned radio stations. Not just because they became symbiotic with GUBIC right from the start, but also because they maintain, to

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Sound Of The Sirens – revisited

South West Music Awards nominations New album coming – “Long Way Down” 3 become 2 Sound of the Sirens began as a three piece featuring 3 girls, 2 guitars, and a stomp box. However this year, stop boxer Lisa had

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RAMUK69 -The Album 2013

That Ryan Martin’s 7th unsigned showcase album An article in the North Devon Journal caught my eye. (I won’t link to it because they have advertising videos that autostart on loading) The article was about a young man (29) named

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Jann Klose – Grammy nomination for “Mosaic”

Stunning 2nd Album up for two Grammys   Jann Klose first came to my attention about four years ago when I saw him play a small club in the UK. His soaring vocals, inventive melodies and finely crafted lyrics stood

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Album review – New Messiahs – Postcards From The Back Of Beyond

Album Review Postcards From The Back Of Beyond by: New Messiahs Regular readers will already know about New Messiahs because I have already introduced them and reviewed four tracks that they had previously released as an e.p. Here’s “Take The Long

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