ALBUM REVIEW: Spiders – Shake Electric

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2014/10/29/spiders-shake-electric/Guitar driven and full of seveties hard -rock inspiration, Swedish rockers Spiders have shown off their tight skillset with latest album Shake Electric, even if lacking in something new to the palette of guitar-focused music in today’s mainstream. However, it’s not always as simple as whether an album brings something edgy … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Spiders – Shake Electric

SINGLE REVIEW: Bonobo – Flashlight

Originally posted on Noise Cannon as part of the Noise of the Week feature: http://noisecannon.com/2014/10/26/noise-of-the-week-20102014/Leave it to a genius of experimental music to create something that is both lively and somewhat soothing. Though at first hinting at a typical (yet nonetheless strong) electronic number, Bonobo’s latest track ‘Flashlight’ soon opens up to the idea of a … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Bonobo – Flashlight

ALBUM REVIEW: The Twilight Sad – Nobody Wants To Be Here and Nobody Wants To Leave

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2014/10/21/the-twilight-sad-nobody-wants-to-be-here-and-nobody-wants-to-leave/ With a name like The Twilight Sad and an upcoming album called Nobody Wants To Be Here and Nobody Wants To Leave, it’s hard not to picture a group of melancholy musicians making depressing music. Fortunately for us however, this is not the case. In fact, though very much sticking … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: The Twilight Sad – Nobody Wants To Be Here and Nobody Wants To Leave

SINGLE REVIEW: Caribou – Can’t Do Without You

Originally posted on Noise Cannon as part of the Noise of the Week feature: http://noisecannon.com/2014/10/13/noise-of-the-week-61014/More often than not electronic music is passed off as club music with very little consideration of anything else it may have to offer. Caribou has successfully challenged this notion with ‘Can’t Do Without You’, the opening track for latest album Our … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Caribou – Can’t Do Without You

COLDBONES

Originally posted on Noise Cannon: http://noisecannon.com/2014/10/06/coldbones/ With an ambition to produce something more than ‘just a record’, new instrumental trio Coldbones are all about creating something crammed with emotion as well as a cracking sound. Without vocals to guide this they rely solely on a strong set of varied melodies to demonstrate those emotional ups and … Continue reading COLDBONES

SINGLE REVIEW: Paolo Nutini – Iron Sky

Originally posted on Noise Cannon as part of the Noise Of The Week Feature: http://noisecannon.com/2014/10/06/noise-of-the-week-29092014/Iron Sky from Paolo Nutini’s latest album Caustic Love is straight up class. With excruciatingly soulful vocals and an extremely dramatic melody, this single stands out as a theatrical masterpiece amongst the rest of the album. Nutini’s voice is rich with passion, … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Paolo Nutini – Iron Sky

Aqua Mirablis | Body Butter | Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics

With a scent reminiscent of biscuits Aqua Mirablis is a body butter from Lush, a quirky little product that acts as a two in one. Just scrub it over your body in the shower after washing and the ground almonds shells will exfoliate while the cocoa butter moisturises. Rose absolute helps to reduce redness while … Continue reading Aqua Mirablis | Body Butter | Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics

I DIVIDE

I Divide are a five piece rock group who are storming the UK much further than their Exeter roots since winning the Red Bull Bedroom Jam in 2012. The band is fronted by Tom Kavanagh, with Josh Wreford and Henry Selley on guitar, Dave Mooney behind the drum kit and Kristen Hughes on the bass. … Continue reading I DIVIDE