Author: shake the static

  • Sofar Sounds – #Homesong

    Around My Hometown, Oh The People I’ve Met Are The Wonders Of My World. What does home sound like to you? The sound of your Mother humming through the house? …

  • BANNERS – Holy Ground

    “It Will Always Be Ours.” Since his days as RAINES, the beauty of Mike Nelson’s gorgeously poignant songs of love and loss have always sent shivers through my soul. As he continues to …

  • Swimming Tapes – Cameos

    Taken from their debut EP, “Souvenirs” London-based Swimming Tapes set summer hearts alight with their blissed out new single ‘Cameos’. Amongst a humid haze of languid guitars and dreamy laid-back …

  • Island – Dreaming Of

    Unsigned four-piece ISLAND have been on a comfortably slow build to success with sold out shows and impressive online coverage since smooth sailing debut ‘Stargazer’ back in 2015. Continuing with the same quiet intensity, their latest track, “Dreaming Of” draws us in …

  • Frances – No Matter

    “I. We. Me. Us. We’re Doing It All The Same.” Swapping piano pop for something with a bit more head bop,  Newbury-based singer Frances yet again showcases her impressive musical range and …

  • Video: Cloves – Better Now

    “Start With A Kiss. End With A Fight. I Love A Fight.” Australian singer/songwriter Kaity Dunstan aka Cloves hit us hard with her gut wrenching debut ‘Frail Love’ early last year …