Tag: acoustic

Introducing Starseedz

Hertfordshire duo Starseedz Third of four artists who commented on this blog. I love getting genuine comments from real people, if only because there are always a hundred times more spam comments than genuine ones. Catrine commented on the “Unsigned

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One Man Boycott

Bristol based pop punk with an alt folk flip side One Man Boycott is actually just one man. Joe Brewer, a singer songwriter, multi instrumentalist from Bristol. What’s the connection? I first heard of this artist as a result of

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Julian Langer – a darker shade of folk

North Devon’s Julian Langer Folk with a bit of an edge. Not that Julian’s music is all sombre or moody but without a doubt there is depth to these tunes. Even on a track like “Penny” which has a rather

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Yazzy Chamberlain 3 Kisses

Album review I wrote about Yazzy Chamberlain previously, although not in much detail. I observed the interesting fact that here in North Devon we have at least two child prodigies (Kiera Osment being the other) both 14 year old girls,

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Billy Brown – Charity Single for Teenage Cancer Trust

Cover of “Police And Thieves” set for release 25th November Links to download sites here Billy Brown, who I have written about before in this blog, is a tireless campaigner for unsigned musicians, and an all round good guy. So

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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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Johnny Sharp – blues/folk from S.W. England

Introducing Johnny Sharp a cut above the average blues As I began to start researching in earnest for this article I discovered a comment on Facebook that made me chuckle a bit.  Johnny Sharp had shared a link to my

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Jax – Top tip for the top

If there was any justice in the world…. Well we all know there isn’t, but nevertheless, this is a lady who the A&R people ought to be fighting over. Jackie Gibbins “Jax” is a phenomenal talent, who is just set right

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Scott Xander Linn & the Broken Bottles

Folk rock blues from North Devon Coming up soon at my local festival. The Landmark Theatre has regular festivals throughout the year. October’s event is called The Folk and Cider festival, although they’ve promised to have at least some ale for

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Sam Dowden – sublime guitarist singer songwriter from Devon

Introducing Sam Dowden Another one from my local area and again someone who I have been meaning to see live, meaning to check out, meaning to write about, and yet just haven’t got round to it until now. North Devon

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