Tagged: First Listen

First Listen: Abstract Typography – Lose Your Illusion

➤  10 January, 2019, 16:00 | by:

It’s all about new music! Starting off 2019 the right way are slacker rock band Abstract Typography, who today release their stonking new single ‘Lose Your Illusion’ and we’re giving an exclusive first spin for you to...

First Listen: HUT – Milk & Cigarettes

➤  20 December, 2018, 12:00 | by:

Photo: Emanuel Serra We’re slowing winding down for Christmas but before we go, still have some festive treats for you – including some new music! Welcome Bristol duo HUT, who are set to heat up 2019 with...

First Listen: Kalpa – What Will It Take?

➤  29 November, 2018, 12:00 | by:

Fresh from supporting Banfi at Rough Trade last week, Bath five-piece Kalpa are returning to the venue once more to support fellow stars Farebrother for another dose of live music action. In addition, the indie rockers release...

First Listen: SILAS – Love Me

➤  22 November, 2018, 12:00 | by:

Christmas is certainly not far off and the wintry nights are coming thick and fast but the warming tones of Bristol’s finest music is always a great addition to the fall season. In this case, Bristol producer...

First Listen: IsaacO – My Mind Is Breaking Open

➤  9 November, 2018, 14:00 | by:

Photo: Jono Bond One of life’s goals is to pursuit your passion in something you love; in this particularly case, musician IsaacO was set on course for a career as a doctor having graduated from medical school...

First Listen: Ålesund – Lucid

➤  8 November, 2018, 11:00 | by:

Following the release of their draw-dropping single ‘Shift & Flux’ last month, Bristol atmospheric indie quartet Ålesund today unveil the next track from their upcoming EP – ‘Lucid’. As with the previous piece, the band once again produce...

First Listen: Richard The Fourth – Scuff

➤  4 October, 2018, 11:30 | by:

It’s been a strong week for Bristol music and this piece here only adds further fuel to the positive buzz. Local artist Richard The Fourth is set to release his new single ‘Scuff’ on Friday but we’re...

First Listen: Zander Sharp – Underground

➤  20 September, 2018, 12:00 | by:

Not too long ago we were introduced to the musical charms of Zander Sharp – the Bristol based singer-songwriter bringing together his intricate storytelling and carefully picked folk indie arrangements that make for a heartwarming listen. Now...

First Listen: Modern Leisure – Girls in Black

➤  17 May, 2018, 16:00 | by:

We do love a good announcement and today is no exception with new music coming from Denver-based group Modern Leisure. The band, fronted by Casey Banker (Shady Elders, The Don’t and Be Carefuls) weave together stories of...

First Listen: Joseph Wellfair – The Optimist/Liar

➤  24 April, 2018, 12:00 | by:

With the glorious sunshine over the past few days, this new tune couldn’t have come at a better time. Simplicity at it’s best, Bristol based singer-songwriter Joseph Wellfair shares his first single release in the form of...

First Listen: The Ornsteins – Glacial

➤  8 April, 2018, 12:30 | by:

Photo: Simon Holliday New season comes with new releases and one we’re extremely looking forward to later this month is the third compilation album from local DIY label heroes, Breakfast Records. Following the success of Breakfast 1...

First Listen: ZELAH – Wide Awake

➤  15 March, 2018, 12:30 | by:

Last year we caught a glimpse of an exciting new project, ZELAH. Fronted by vocalist Zelah Van-Gowler, alongside band members James Burwell and Elliot Neale, the group create mesmerising alt-pop that feels right at home; packed with...

First Listen: The Lures – The Wild

➤  4 March, 2018, 16:04 | by:

The snow has finally melted and the temperature is warming up, meaning spring is just around the corner. What better to celebrate by sharing some new music! We’ve got something special to accompany your lovely Sunday afternoon...

First Listen: Laimu – Fruit

➤  22 February, 2018, 12:00 | by:

It’s been a busy one this week, and if you’re after something chilled to ease off the load then we’ve got you covered. Bristol based newcomers Laimu are releasing their debut single ‘Fruit’ on Friday and we’re...

First Listen: High Climbers – Air Traffic

➤  19 February, 2018, 11:30 | by:

A little treat to start off the week; we’re delighted to bring you an exclusive first listen to the forthcoming High Climbers album Air Traffic ahead of its official release on Friday (23rd February). The DIY lo-fi...