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Zoe Faulkner

Brand New Friend – A Cure For Living

Castlerock five-piece Brand New Friend’s new EP, ‘A Cure For Living’, is a burst of sunshine-pop melodies and lovesick lyrics. Across seven short and sweet tracks, we ride a musical wave, from speedy guitar riffs and crashing cymbals, to dreamy…

March 12, 2020

Stream: The Fugues – Ordinary Too

Belfast quartet The Fugues are any indie lover’s local band dream, and their new single, ‘Ordinary Too’, doesn’t disappoint. Tight guitar hooks and twangy vocals give the track a lively feel, with a catchy chorus to keep you listening. The…

November 15, 2019

Wynona Bleach – 7th November 2019

It is approximately a 20 second walk from Botanic train station to The Empire, making it very hard to say no to the cracking line-up of bands all playing on a wintry Thursday evening. I make it through The Empire’s…

November 13, 2019

Swimming Tapes – Morningside

Swimming Tapes debut album, ‘Morningside’, opens with the dreamy ‘Passing Ships’. The track envelopes the spirit of lazy summer love, filled with warm tones and a solid beat that allows room to catch the drift of the poetic lyrics. Catchy…

August 6, 2019

Two Door Cinema Club

Watch: Two Door Cinema Club – Satellite

Two Door Cinema Club invite us into a new era with their electronic new single ‘Satellite’. The track, alongside ‘Talk’, is the first we’ve heard from the techy trio since 2016’s Gameshow. It’s been a long wait for their fans…

June 5, 2019

valium band photo

Valium – This Feeling’s A Wave

Belfast quartet Valium’s long-awaited debut EP, This Feeling’s a Wave, is a euphonic fusion of rock and funk, that bleeds with psychedelia and a bit of blues. Sounds like a lot to fit into six songs, but they manage it,…

May 15, 2019