THE GREAT ESCAPE SHOWCASE PREVIEW – BRYDE

London-based Sarah Howells has only been performing as Bryde for almost two years now, mastering the art of a well crafted confessional song – both silencing and invigorating audiences at the same time. Now with full band, Bryde has been heard doing exactly this throughout their recent UK tour in support of latest single ‘Less’.   … Continue reading

THE GREAT ESCAPE SHOWCASE PREVIEW – THE RHYTHM METHOD

Formed ‘by accident’ following a spell of unemployment, The Rhythm Method are a catchy duo from London whose sound has often been compared to both Squeeze and The Streets. Their latest single, ‘Cruel’ Feat. Zoee, was produced by non other than Mike Skinner and their rising popularity has seen them record a Maida Vale session … Continue reading

LIVE AT LEEDS FESTIVAL 2017 REVIEW

So Live At Leeds is over for yet another year and it’s safe to say we had an absolute blast once again. From the O2 Academy to Nation of Shopkeepers, Brudenell Social Club to Leeds Beckett University, we trekked all over the city in search of the best emerging acts and we couldn’t have been … Continue reading

YOUNGR

When you think of a one-man band you’d probably imagine a guy with long socks, a keyboard strapped to him, drum on his back and cymbals around his head. Well, that stereotype is changing. Emerging artist Youngr is definitely not that, but an uber-cool and talented reconstruction of the one-man band bringing a new type … Continue reading

MELLAH

MELLAH’s ‘Round’ is a slow but steady ballad of summertime chills. The alternative rock band employ the faint sound of country in this track to create a midsummer feel; so relaxing that it feels as though the band are jamming away in the local coffee shop or in their own garage – totally immersed in … Continue reading