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Niall Horan Drops Piano Ballad ‘Put A Little Love On Me’

Today, Niall Horan dropped the video for the heartbreaking track 'Put A Little Love On Me' Originally from Mullingar, Ireland, Horan has sold over 80 million records and toured the globe multiple times as part of the iconic One Direction.'Put A Little Love On Me' truly comes to life with Niall Horan's sweet vocals. The emotional yet powerful track as...

Meet KLARA – Interview

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KLARA is back with new EP 'Voices'. Born in Lund, Sweden, and based in London, KLARA splits her time between London, Sweden and LA, writing her own music at Church Studios in North London, whilst collaborating with songwriters such as Tim Myers (OneRepublic) and Jimmy Harry (Pink!, Weezer) in LA. I chatted to KLARA about her latest EP 'Voices'You’ve just...

Philip Ndukwu releases brand new single ‘Windmill’

Philip Ndukwu

Eclectic artist Philip Ndukwu had teamed up with vocalist Stacey James for his latest track 'Windmill'. This is his 2nd release of the year, following on from May's 4-track EP 'Black Sheep'. With 'Windmill', Ndukwu was looking to create 'something with energy and that makes you want to move your body'. The track doesn't let up from start to finish,...

Lauren Daigle : Live at Shepherds Bush Empire

Lauren Daigle

Double Grammy-winning singer Lauren Daigle returned to the UK this week, performing at London's iconic O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire. Louisiana-born Christian singer-songwriter Lauren Daigle was warmly welcomed back to the UK with a venue brimming with die-hard fans.https://youtu.be/sIaT8Jl2zpILauren rocks it Christian-style with hypnotising vocals, catchy melodies and intimate lyrics, making it a cinematic and ethereal worship experience for her fans.Watching...

Exclusive Interview: Easy Life at BBC Introducing Live

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Indie-Alternative band Easy Life are back with new single 'Nice Guys' If you don't know who Easy Life by now then you've definitely not been paying attention. The Leicester-born band is back with their latest single 'Nice Guys'.  I chatted to Murray, Lew and Jordan at BBC Introducing Live before they hit the stage.You just released your new single ‘Nice...

Introducing Casey Lowry: Interview

Casey Lowry releases new EP 'Nervous'. Known as the upcoming indie King, Casey has already had a whirlwind of a career. From performing with Conor Maynard on his US tour to being named The Telegraphs 'One To Watch', the Chesterfield-born artist is fastly climbing the popularity ladder and we can only expect to see more of him very soon.You just...

The Academic: London Scala review

Over at Flavour, we're big fans of indie-rockers The Academic. We caught their live show at London's Scala. Consisting of singer Craig Fitzgerald, drummer Dean Gavin, and brothers Matt and Stephen Murtagh, the Irish quartet have been a centrepiece within the Irish music scene for many years now.We first caught The Academic in a small candlelit bar in Stoke Newington...

RuthAnne talks debut album and working with Niall Horan

RuthAnne releases her debut album 'Matters Of The Heart' From the age of 17, RuthAnne has been a big name within the songwriting scene, writing music for the likes of JoJo (Too Little Too Late), Britney Spears (RIAA platinum-certified 'Work Bitch'),  One Direction (Where Do Broken Hearts Go) and Niall Horan (Nice to Meet Ya).I chatted to RuthAnne backstage at...

Syllar releases debut EP ‘Dawn of the Villain’

Hip-Hop rap artist Syllar is set to release his debut EP 'Dawn of the Villain' on 28th October 2019. 'Dawn of the Villain' is an EP filled with South-African trap beats, merged with lyrics about the rappers religious faith and struggles. With artists such as Mick Jenkins, Dizzy Wright and Vic Mensa stated as his influences, it's clear to see...

Mitch STP releases latest single ‘Elizabeth’

South London based rapper Mitch STP is back with his new single 'Elizabeth' set for release on 4th November 2019. 'Elizabeth' is the follow up to Mitch STP's last successful single 'Boujee'. The song is an ode to the rapper's relationship with 'Elizabeth' who appears to be the love of his life and the positives and negatives that come along...

Niall Horan returns with magnetic new slice ‘Nice to Meet Ya’

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Former One Direction star Niall Horan releases new single 'Nice to Meet Ya' sending fans wild. Back with his latest musical instalment, 'Nice to Meet Ya' out now is one of Horan's best tracks yet. The track is Niall's first single since his 'Seeing Blind' collaboration with country princess Maren Morris.With vibrant chords, 90’s-esque beats and breezy vocals, 'Nice to...

Exclusive Interview: JC Stewart tells us what it takes to be a professional ‘Sad Boy’

JC Stewart

Tipped by big names in music in the shape of Niall Horan and Lewis Capaldi, rising star JC Stewart is set to be the next big thing. On his fourth night of residency at The Islington in London, I caught up with JC to talk about his new track 'Pick Up Your Phone'. We're loving your new track ‘Pick Up Your...

Sun Arcana release electrifying new single ‘Hard To Be Around’

Alt-rock quartet Sun Arcana is back with a bang on new single 'Hard To Be Around' Led by frontman Tom Harper-Ward, the Essex-based band take their sound to the next level with raw yet soaring vocals, the track explores accepting your own insecurities and being optimistic.Talking to us about their new track, Tom tells us “For me especially being in this...

Exclusive Interview: BlackWaters at Reading Festival 2019

BlackWaters rocked the BBC Introducing stage at Reading Festival 2019. Ahead of Reading Festival, Sheffield punk-rock band BlackWaters released new single 'Long Way To The Sun' following the success of their last single 'I'm Not Your Man' that came out earlier this year.I chatted to Frontman Max Tanner, lead guitarist Dave Carpenter, bassist Ollie Franklin and Drummer James Watkins after...

Louis Tomlinson unveils highly anticipated indie-rock single ‘Kill My Mind’

Louis Tomlinson

Former One Direction member is back with his latest musical venture with new single 'Kill My Mind' Louis Tomlinson has been a household name in Pop for years but he's back with single 'Kill My Mind' which has taken an Indie turn and we're totally here for it.Talking about his new single, Louis tell us " 'Kill My Mind' is...

How to catch Irish rock band Inhaler on tour

Inhaler

Irish Rock and Roll band Inhaler announce a string of dates across the UK and Ireland. Hailing from Dublin, The quartet met whilst at school. They quickly realised their love of dirty basslines, pounding rhythms and infectious melodies infused with psychedelic soundscapes far outweighed their interest for Pythagoras’s theorem, e=mc², The Merchant Of Venice and Ulysses.Consisting of members Robert Keating...

House producer Mac releases new single ‘Cash Buggy’

Electronic artist Mac has teamed up with fellow producers Dave Espionage & Brickoff to release his brand new single 'Cash Buggy'. This is his debut release under the 548 Label. 'Cash Buggy' combines the trio's production talent, along with their ear for well-fitting samples. The track positions classic hip-hop samples from Charmel and Wu-Tang Clan atop groovy House drums and...

Interview: Circa Waves at Reading Festival 2019

Circa Waves rocked the BBC Radio 1 tent at Reading Festival on Friday evening. By now we all know what happened with ‘Young Chasers’, their debut album that arrived in March of last year hitting the top 10. That it berthed four Radio 1 A-list singles, the most notable – and for a time completely unavoidable – of which was...

Interview: Picture This at Reading Festival 2019

Irish band Picture This smashed the BBC Radio 1 Stage on Sunday at Reading Festival 2019. If you don’t know who Picture This is at this point, you’re really not keeping up with the times, are you? Picture This is currently one of the biggest bands in Ireland right now, breaking the record for the most sell-out nights at 3...

Interview: Sea Girls at Reading Festival 2019

Following a whirlwind start to the year, which saw them being named as the only band on the BBC’s Sound of 2019 list, the band performed at Reading and Leeds Festival over the weekend.  I chatted to Henry and Rory from Sea Girls ahead of their set at Reading Festival on Friday. How did you guys first meet? H- We've actually known...

Interview: You Me At Six at Reading Festival 2019

With the release of new single ‘What’s It Like’, You Me At Six rocked the main stage on Friday at Reading Festival 2019. Performing at Reading Festival ahead of their biggest outdoor UK headline performance to date at Gunnersville, You Me At Six rocked the main stage at Reading Festival 2019. You can expect a very special and one night...

Romel to release latest single ‘Summer Time’

Pop fusion artist Romel is set to release his brand new single 'Summer Time' on the 16th August 2019. This is his 2nd single of the year, after releasing his last effort 'Tonight' in April. 'Summertime' first came about whilst Romel was singing to himself in the shower, bringing light to the skeleton of the track. Impressively recorded in just...

Dare Sweet releases brand new single ‘Body (On Fleek)’

Afro-pop artist Dare Sweet has just released his new track 'Body (On Fleek)'. This is his first single of 2019, following on from his last effort 'Lifestyle', released in mid-2018. 'Body (On Fleek)' explores the theme of body goals, a concept which can be found daily across all social media platforms. The track was heavily inspired by Dare Sweet's friend...

Tears of Happiness release brand new single ‘Lift Me Up’

Dance Pop act Tears of Happiness have just released their latest single 'Lift Me Up'. Their two previous tracks made the top 10 and top 20 in Music Weeks' Commercial Pop Dance Charts, whilst being playlisted in London's Nike stores and numerous highbrow official Spotify playlists; only a few of the achievements since the duo's inception.Lift Me Up' arrives in...

Reading & Leeds Festival Introducing stage headliner LION releases new track

Following the release of her gutsy emotional ballad, ‘Second Hand’. LION, aka Beth Lowen, returns with her new single ‘Wolf’ LION will also play a string of UK dates this summer, including headlining the BBC Introducing Stage at Reading and Leeds Festival, and NME Girls To The Front at Shacklewell Arms on 30th July.  LION pays true homage to her moniker,...

Miya Folick debuts video for ‘Malibu Barbie’

Los Angeles-based recording artist and performer first rose to public attention with her 2015 debut EP, Strange Darling, which landed a featured spot in Netflix’s hit show '13 Reasons Why' Since the release of her debut album 'Premonitions', Folick has embarked on tours with Pale Waves and Sunflower Bean, as well as her own headline tour of North America this...

James CC releases brand new single ‘Rocket’

UK Pop artist James CC is set to release his brand new single 'Rocket' on the 19th July. His latest offering follows on from previous singles 'Parallel' and 'Get Free', both released earlier this year. 'Rocket' explores the frustration behind a relationship strained by a partner's work-life; lyrically focusing on 'knowing your worth and demanding it. If you’ve ever felt...

Surreal Satori reveals visuals to her latest track Something in Everything

Surreal Satori

Canada-based, India born artist Surreal Satori is about to uncover the music video to accompany her latest single, Something in Everything. The video will go live on YouTube from the 19th July. This video is the first visual that Surreal Satori features in herself. It perfectly coincides with the audio track as it takes place amongst the beauty of Dubai's...

Flavour Meets Molly Rainford: Interview

With the release of her new single 'Forever And A Day', The Pop Princess is back. You may recognise Molly and think "I know her but I can't put my finger on it"...well you do! Molly was on Britain's Got Talent in 2012 when she was just 11 years old, now older and studying music, she's back with her new...

Backstage at Community Festival 19: SWMRS Interview

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SWMRS pronounced 'swimmers' kicked off Community Festival 2019 last weekend. The American punk-rock band formed by members Cole Becker and Joey Armstrong a few years back, the guys created 'Emily's Amy' which then turned into 'SWMRS'. I chatted to the band about new music, embarrassing moments and more.Earlier this year, you released your second album ‘Berkeley’s On Fire’.  What inspired...