Squid to record Record Store Day release live-to-vinyl on BBC 6 Music

Words by Thomas-Bradey Riseley  “The process is the same as ever, starting off with no clue of what we’re doing, stumbling along together, each inputting our ideas into the music until it starts to take shape.” – Arthur from Squid Experimental Bristol-based band Squid are to participate in an exciting live-to-vinyl recording challenge live on the Steve Lamacq show on BBC 6 Music.  Squid will be … Continue reading Squid to record Record Store Day release live-to-vinyl on BBC 6 Music

Grammys 2021: A Spectacle, Yes, But Out Of Touch

Words: Thom Risely The recording academy told the world who they think are the best in categories they decide for the 63rd time last Sunday. While the performances of invited artists were more than entertaining, The Grammys is never short of controversial snubs, surprises and mishaps. The nominations themselves served up a fresh batch of unnecessary shoe-horning and rejection. Prior to the event, The Weeknd … Continue reading Grammys 2021: A Spectacle, Yes, But Out Of Touch

BIMM Introducing: Ari Anna

London-based Italian pop singer Ari Anna has been studying at BIMM London for three years as a songwriter. Coinciding with Eating Disorder Awareness Week, Anna releases her new single ‘Lost Again’, which explores her own struggles with the illness, gives strength to those also struggling and shows how important it is to express your feelings. Continue reading BIMM Introducing: Ari Anna

Daft Punk Break Up

Words: Thomas-Bradey Riseley  Mythical dance duo call it a day after a celebrated and defining 28 years.  Daft Punk have split. The pair from Paris have ended what was one of the most pioneering and popular dance music acts to ever exist.  Their publicist Kathryn Frazier confirmed the news on February 22nd but offered no explanation, acknowledged by a video on the Daft Punk YouTube … Continue reading Daft Punk Break Up

Self Care Sunday #10: Spring Time Gardening

Words: Emily Cliff Pancake day has passed and February is finally beginning to come to a close and with it bringing the warmer weather. The nights are starting to get a bit longer and warm weather of March, April and May is just on the horizon. So what better to do with milder days than to get outside and do some planting. So pull on … Continue reading Self Care Sunday #10: Spring Time Gardening