Vanilla – ‘See’ single review

Swansea’s melodic indie outfit Vanilla release their debut single ‘See’, a retrospective track that recalls the unbridled, pumped-up joy of The Libertines and the post-punk revivalists. Sprinting guitars and insouciant vocals give ‘See’ a rose-tinted feel: a drunken grin in a crowded pub, or cold beer in the sunshine. The lyrics are shrug-of-the-shoulder; they spare… Read More Vanilla – ‘See’ single review

Ulrika Spacek and the Male Gaze

Words by Nils Rehlinger Feature image courtesy of Ulrika Spacek   Repetitive and hypnotising, Ulrika Spacek is a five-piece London-based Indie-rock band who incorporate psych, avant-garde and stoner elements in a slumbery fashion. Their music is best describable through the metaphor of a loving family household: A supportive fatherly bass, triplet guitar children playfully harmonising,… Read More Ulrika Spacek and the Male Gaze

FAVX Interview: ‘What Hinds are doing is awesome. It’s an example for all of us’

Words by Nils Rehlinger Feature image courtesy of Bandcamp. Hailing from sunny Madrid, FAVX are a 3-piece boy band who refuse to be put in a box. The band’s sonic aesthetic has been described as an exotic blend of post-hardcore, noise and pop. A mix that certainly does not disappoint and has received its seal of… Read More FAVX Interview: ‘What Hinds are doing is awesome. It’s an example for all of us’

Toy announce their comeback with album ‘Happy In The Hollow’ and UK tour

It’s been two years since Toy last released material. However, today they have announced their fourth album ‘Happy In The Hollow’ will be released January 25th through their new record label Tough Love Records. The record was self-produced between their home studio and Dan Carey’s London base, Studio B. Album track listing as follows: Sequence One Mistake A… Read More Toy announce their comeback with album ‘Happy In The Hollow’ and UK tour