As things start to get hectic as we begin 2015 proper, it’s nice to have a reminder that life shouldn’t be all work and no play. This stellar track from Manchester’s Simeon McLean, formerly of Kid British which also brought us Bipolar Sunshine, is a chilled out slice of sunny alt-pop. McLean’s vocals have the … Continue reading


Fickle Friends have enjoyed a massive reaction across the blogs to their debut summer-ready single ‘Swim’ and, with its irresistible pop nuances, it’s easy to see why people are getting excited by this Brighton quintet. Recorded by Bipolar Sunshine and Nina Nesbitt collaborator James Earp, the gorgeous vocal from singer Natti Shine complements the single’s … Continue reading


Adio Marchant aka Bipolar Sunshine, former vocalist of Kid British, has been busy creating catchy, soulful, RnB-come-indie-pop all the way from Manchester this year; and what a year it has been. Ever since we first featured him on our Tipping Point last May, Bipolar Sunshine has tallied up various festival appearances, Hottest Record on Zane … Continue reading


Bipolar Sunshine is the solo audio project of Manchester’s Adio Marchant, and he’s making some seriously catchy tunes right about now. Marchant has been pricking up the ears of tastemakers all over the place including BBC Radio 1’s Zane Lowe, John Kennedy, John Hillcock, Eddy Temple-Morris and BBC Introducing. The track itself exposes an emotional … Continue reading