Let’s just get this out of the way – London’s Daughter is in fact London’s Elena Tonra. Elena’s a swell gal. Having spent the best part of  the last two years honing her craft, playing various open mics and club venues like the Lexington and developing a substantial following out of the Communion stylish-folk crowd, … Continue reading

[Track Of The Day: Jessie J “Do It Like A Dude” (Labrinth Remix)]

    Far be it for us us to shun trends in popular music and all these 2011 lists knocking about hither and thither (fact is, you can’t ignore the Beeb’s – it’s basically their upfront playlist for the first 3 months of 2011), we acknowledge the anarchic post-feminist vibes generated from Jessie J‘s sure-to-cement-her-in-Lady-Gaga-glory … Continue reading


We have been waiting to blow the proverbial lid on this here lot since a certain member of Killing Moon Limited got screwed over at one job only to get screwed over again for one that never really existed in the first place (he will never learn, you see). So as you can imagine, these … Continue reading

[Track Of The Day: Tripwires “Cinnamon”]

Reading’s Tripwires have been positively bothering our earlobes for a good year now, following a farore of messy house-party shows and gigs at youth centres in and around that sort of region. We’ve been waiting for them to actually do…something ever since. Now it looks like they have. Check out their cheeky arty video for … Continue reading


London’s very own Fables may just be the sign of the so-called next wave of great guitar music. This low-vest wearing, high-pitched singing band of bros combine jangly, spiked up guitar tones with classic indie beats, and have been stirring up some serious shit over the last 6 months, notably turning the head of many … Continue reading