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


Very little is known about today’s tip Vaults, well, pretty much nothing in fact, except that they’re London-based. A few days ago, the mysterious ensemble uploaded the perfectly produced, radio-ready ‘Cry No More’ to their Soundcloud page, a track which has had bloggers salivating and has currently racked up over 94,000 plays. A perusal of … Continue reading


It’s always a pleasure to be able to focus our Tipping Point limelight onto an exciting new artist from our very own North East pastures, and this week the pleasure is owed to production duo Gary Dempsey & Craig Clarke, a.k.a. Doldrum. First featured on my own home of Crack in the Road, by the … 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


There has been a lot of talk about this Hampshire trio since their upcoming single ‘Into the Night’ emerged online. There has been even more talk about just how young the little scamps are. Which, if you are wondering, is stupidly-barely-legal young. Set for a Paradyse Records release on March 11th and accompanied by b-side … Continue reading