Tag: independent

… sod that; read this.

RIGHT, I was writing my first post in ages when……. It wasn’t going well. I’m sharing this computer with an eight year old girl who watches Barbie videos on YouTube. Not professional videos but videos of grown up women playing

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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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Jekyll – Indie rock from Blackpool

Actually they’re from Thornton Cleveleys to be specific. It comes to something when on the 3rd of Jan you make a note to write an article about a band and it is the 12th of Feb before you make a

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6 Minutes to Sunrise

Introducing 6 Minutes to Sunrise Southampton Alt Rockers PLEASE NOTE : I first began this article before Christmas and have had a few more attempts to finish it since then. My attention span is variable. As a result some of

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Saint Of Sin – Live Review

Saints of Sin Hair metal Chill Bar Ilfracombe Sat 18th Jan 2014 We interrupt this ongoing track-by-track review of XRP radio album to bring you news of an incredibly good young hair metal band from Southampton. From a chance text

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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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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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