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Stroke Your Beard | Interview

We may love the dirt, the grime of London, the capital's villains and naughty paths but at times we crave a virtuous bliss, to slip away from the seething, hard-pressed streets. Buried deep within London's musky metropolis are a group of musicians cradling acoustic guitars waiting to escort you to your city rapture. They're part of London's most exciting new night, Stroke Your Beard, commanding folk and thrill. With Somerset's own Ali Warren at the helm; he's got ready-to-roll grass, a roster of deadly talent and an intoxicating passion for all things folk; Stroke Your Beard cogent flavour cannot be ignored.

Offset Festival | Live Review

I didn’t think I was out of touch with general fashions or trends, even if I don’t partake in them myself, I like to...

Aeon Festival | Live Review

The South West is ultimate festival territory if ever there was one. During the winter throbbing sounds of free parties break the Cornish/Devon/Somerset country...

Tubelord – Tezcatlipoca | EP Review

In a typically Tubelord-esque way, the new EP, Tezcatlipoca, arrives in the post and I immediately wonder why the packaging is about six times...

Indigo Earth

The soul of music can be a furrowing task to uncover, the vital breath that inspissates a band’s actuality. Soul-ravenous and philosophically-fucked we wanted...

Crystal Fighters – Star Of Love | Album Review

CF have been around for a while now, playing constantly for the past two years. Being picked up by Kitsune for a couple of...

Kele – Everything You Wanted | Single Review

What is Kele without the ripping guitars of Russell Lissack ringing behind his soulful voice? On this outing from his recent solo LP ‘The...

Tru Thoughts Compilation | Album Review

Try Thoughts is a Brighton based label which I’ve only recently discovered, but as they say, better late than never. Spanning from soul, funk...

SINGLE: Salem. Asia.

Holy shit, what is this? In a good way, this is completely un-listenable. Actually, not in a good way, in an oh-my-God it’s 4am...

Everything Everything – ‘MY KZ UR BF’ | Single Review

Why am I reviewing these two releases together? The short answer is: they’re both synth-lead bands of recent who deserve this tiny little bit...

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