INTERVIEW: NATALIE-EVE WILLIAMS

Natalie-Eve Williams began broadcasting over 2 decades ago on various stations across Manchester. She joined the BBC in 2006 and since 2007 has also been a founding member of BBC Introducing, giving the perfect platform to up-and-coming music acts both locally and nationally. We spoke to her all about her Continue reading INTERVIEW: NATALIE-EVE WILLIAMS

FEEDER’S GRANT NICHOLAS: THE INTERVIEW

Feeder have released their 10th (yes, tenth!) album Tallulah today! Ahead of release we had the great pleasure of speaking to Feeder’s lead man Grant Nicholas. We took the chance to ask him about coping with the loss of drummer Jon Lee following his suicide in 2002, working from home Continue reading FEEDER’S GRANT NICHOLAS: THE INTERVIEW

BANDS F.C. – THE INTERVIEW

If like us you love music, football and design then you’ll love Bands F.C. and quite frankly – where have you been?! The concept is simple: take a legendary band and using a classic football club crest, create something new and very cool. From Joy Division to Blossoms, the designs Continue reading BANDS F.C. – THE INTERVIEW

VELVET SHAKES: THE INTERVIEW

Velvet Shakes

VELVET SHAKES recently bounced bang onto my social media timeline without any warning. At a high octane, these lads with a Manchester-tag associated to them, were all anybody was talking about – but what was all the fuss? We caught up with the band and quickly found out that like Continue reading VELVET SHAKES: THE INTERVIEW

NILE RODGERS WINS KENDAL CALLING

Nile Rodgers and CHIC were the highlight of Kendal Calling, according to new research from Ibis Hotels. NILE RODGERS WINS KENDAL CALLING The hotel chain analysed Twitter conversation throughout the weekend, and found that 95.6% of tweets shared about Nile Rodgers were positive, making him the most popular headliner of the Continue reading NILE RODGERS WINS KENDAL CALLING

SHADOWPARTY GIG

Now it is officially Springtime and despite what you read in the papers, life goes on. And if you enjoy your music – there’s plenty to be excited about right now. For there was ShadowParty gig in town on Thursday and Alix was there to review… SUPERGROUP Made up of Continue reading SHADOWPARTY GIG

STEVE BAYLEY: THE INTERVIEW

A couple of years ago we felt the need to tweet a song from The Open, an indie band with a Liverpudlian-sound. Curiously a band none of us had ever seen play live but we all adored the only 2 albums they had released; debut The Silent Hours in 2004 Continue reading STEVE BAYLEY: THE INTERVIEW

THE WARMEST SONG INTROs

Nothing soothes the soul better than the sun. Except maybe music. Combine the two and you’re onto a winner. I’ll set the scene… It’s 5pm, the sun is lowering and there’s an orange glow on everything it touches. It’s still warm and it’s one of those days that seems to Continue reading THE WARMEST SONG INTROs

FREE GIFs!

We spend a lot of our time over on Twitter, and over the years we’ve used plenty of free GIFs to help decorate our tweets – and now we’re in the business of making them! From David Bowie to Doves, we tweet music playlists almost every day so most of Continue reading FREE GIFs!