Tag: original music

… 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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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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Creativity the vital ingredient

Doozer McDooze ~ Songs 4 U 2 ~ One of the best + most imaginative ideas I have ever come across. Seasoned readers will be familiar with Doozer McDooze, but for new readers, I first came across him when he

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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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Jean Cabbie and the Secret Admirer Society

Rock band from Puerto Rico I half expected to hear Spanish lyrics, when I checked out this band, but of course Puerto Rico is an “unincorporated territory” of the U.S.A. Although of course the island was Spanish for about 400

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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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The Baghdaddies –

World/Ska Middle East/Geordie musical hummus/pease pudding. I heard The Baghdaddies on XRP radio‘s “tagged” show last night. Thought they would be worth checking out. They were. By the way, I get a fair amount of new music via XRP radio, if you

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My Remorse Code – Chicago rockers

Introducing female fronted alt rock band “My Remorse Code” I do love a girlie vocal over frenetic drumming and shredding guitars. Come on, who doesn’t. As long as she doesn’t overdo it and start screaming. Well not too much anyway.

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Lemonhaze – here’s a surprise, it’s a band!

Introducing Lemonhaze and learning something new in the process. When I discover a new band that I like, my first reaction is to Google the name and try to find out more about them so that I can tell you.

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