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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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Spyplane update, new album, and bandcamp

One of Kent’s finest bands, Spyplane’s new release is “All That You Require” Oh get me… I bet nobody else thought of wording it like that. The title of the album is “All That You Require” so I made it

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Rosco Levee & Southern Slide country/blues/rock from Kent

Opening the Sunwest Festival on Friday night Rosco Levee, regular visitors to N. Devon from their base in Kent. I first heard of this band via a friend of mine from Ilfracombe. Leigh Wigg is a huge supporter of this

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Funke and the Two Tone Baby incredible one man blues band

Introducing “Funke and the Two Tone Baby” One-man mechanical alt-blues band, from Kent (Funke pronounced funky) Well here’s a funny thing; there I was, doing my “work experience” bit at The Voice of North Devon radio station on Saturday (taking

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Daylight Saving jazz/pop/folk/blues from Kent

Introducing Daylight Saving, and about time too I just searched the blog and can’t believe I didn’t already do this.   Daylight Saving were one of the bands that entered my “Let’s get a Genuine Unsigned Band Into the Charts“,

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Album review – Blissful Mop – Seventeen

Review of Seventeen by The Blissful Mop Blissful Mop are one of several bands to feature guitarist, songwriter, Joe Inkpen. Combing the name of the lead singer Bliss Nayler, with Joe’s earlier band The Mop Collective, gave them the name.

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Bass desires – A story of coincidence

Bassically…. “Your manuscript is both good and original,” is a quote attributed to Dr. Samuel Johnson (although for the sake of accuracy it is worth pointing out that there is not one scrap of evidence that he ever said it).

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Prodigious artistic talent, Joe Inkpen

Joe Inkpen musician, composer, painter, and all art prodigy. http://www.joeinkpen.co.uk Presumably not his real name Joe proved his talents as a painter before studying for a BA in Commercial Music at Canterbury Christ Church University, graduating in 2009. Whilst at

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Spyplane – Acoustic loveliness from Canterbury

Another Federal radio favourite, Spyplane are from Canterbury, in the heart of the garden of England. It certainly bears fruit in some wonderful music and musicians. Spyplane can be an acoustic duo, or a band (which is known as Spyplane

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