Oxford singer songwriter Willie J Healey, 22, is as much a movie character as he is a man, with an unmistakable orange barnet and a whimsical take on life in both conversation and song. Released through Columbia Records his 2017 debut ‘People and Their Dogs’ is a diverse affair that jumps from jaunty highs to sultry lows and fills the gaps with crackling slacker-rock. As the year drew to a close, we met for a natter about the joy of living life in analogue.
For fans of: Alice Cooper, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Wolf Alice Hear it live: You’ve just missed their UK dates, but expect to see them all over the festival circuit in summer Hailing from Los Angeles, USA, Starcrawler are easily one of the … Continue reading Track of the Day #08: Starcrawler – Pussy Tower
For fans of: Dream Wife, Bikini Kill, Slaves Hear it live: Leeds and Birmingham in February, London in March Last year Norwich riot-grrrls Peach Club set rooms across the South East on fire with their no-fucks-given activist/punk tunes. With even wider-spread tour … Continue reading *PREMIERE* Track of the Day #07: Peach Club – Oh My God
For fans of: Black Honey, Lush, Sonic Youth Hear it live: Camden Assembly (with Milk Disco) on January 25th Glasgow has been a hotspot for epic new bands these past few years (if you haven’t already, wrap your ears around WHITE, Baby … Continue reading Track of the Day #06: LUCIA – Melted Ice Cream
For fans of: The Moonlandingz, Foxygen, Beach Fossils Hear it live: UK tour dates in February and April It must be fun being in The Orielles. The young trio, soon to release their debut LP ‘Silver Dollar Moment’ on Heavenly Records, evoke … Continue reading Track of the Day #05: The Orielles – Blue Suitcase (Disco Wrist)
For fans of: Fleetwood Mac, Tame Impala, Parquet Courts Hear it live: Touring across the UK in March As they continue to preview their upcoming second album ‘Twentytwo in Blue’, New York City rockers Sunflower Bean deliver a politically charged message of … Continue reading Track of the Day #04: Sunflower Bean – Crisis Fest
For fans of: Circa Waves, Peace, My Bloody Valentine Hear it live: Touring across the UK this January and February South London foursome INHEAVEN reinterpreted vintage influences with a contemporary attitude on their self-titled debut, released last September. ‘Sweet Dreams Baby’ is … Continue reading Track of the Day #03: INHEAVEN – Sweet Dreams Baby