Tag Archives: London based

SONG OF THE DAY Skinshape – Old Days

When I describe a song as homely I use this description with great warmth, for songs such as these possess welcoming and familiar qualities, thus making the music much more instantly likeable.  True to its title, Old Days is pondering and … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Chelou – Like a Dream

The ethereal qualities of Camden-based artist, Chelou first captured my attention nearly four years ago and ever since then I’ve had the pleasure of following his progress as his music continues to bewitch and enchant. His name derives from a … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Burhou – Fitna

London-based Burlou (pronounced ber-ROO) are a duo who emerged early last year with their superb debut single, ‘Please Delete’ (covered by The Listening Post Blog last April).  This track was an instant success and accumulated over 100,000 plays on Soundcloud … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Family Atlantica – Enjera

London-based Family Atlantica are a lively, funky bunch of musicians whose diverse musical melting pot combines a multitude of styles.  Ranging from Latin to African, this sound also fuses together elements of funk, jazz and Ethio-jazz,( with the great Mulatu … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Westerman – Misantropé

Westerman is a rising London singer-songwriter whose latest single was born out of a chance conversation.  Ideas for this song came about after he overheard his sister mispronouncing the word ‘misanthrope,’ and this inspired a glorious outpouring of fresh ideas. … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Andre Tajchman – Smoke

Belgium-born and now London-based Andre Tajchman is an independent singer-songwriter who creates an individual sound based on personal expression and introspection, his warm soulful vocals often reflecting childhood woes and inner conflict. With a knack for generating good rhythm-based songs, … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Beach For Tiger – Coco

Looking out of my window into the fields beyond, all is looking rather grey, the clouds are gathering once more in their dark formations as rain fast approaches; what could possibly save me from the gloom?  Well, I shall despair … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Hey Colossus – Hop The Railings

Hey Colossus have recently announced their second album of the year, Radio Static High, and shared the single “Hop The Railings”.  The London/Somerset 6-piece released their highly rated ‘In Black and Gold’ back in February but have already created it’s follow … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Tender – Melt

London-based newcomers Tender have just shared a brand new track titled ‘Melt’.  This is their third release so far and just like ‘Armour’ and ‘Legion’, this song bears the same distinct signature sound that they have developed and perfected.  Where … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Tender – Legion

If it’s dreamy escape you are looking for, search no more because Tender are here to deliver just that. With their second single released only days ago, this mysterious new act have hit the ground running and will take you … Continue reading

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