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Top 5 Albums – December 2015

Hello Stranger, This month has been pretty incredible, like most months. It has been more Christmassy than ever which you can either love or hate. I got into the Christmas spirt on 26th November by wearing my Christmas jumper for that one day in November and all hell broke loose. In the world of music […]

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GoldFlakePaint – The Human Noise We Sat There Making (Compilation)

Hello Stranger, ITS CHRISTMAS, as you can tell by the really ‘cool’ snow on my blog. Unfortunately this week’s review is not really Christmassy in any way but, it was released this month if that’s any constellation. This week’s album review is of GoldFlakePaint’s compilation album The Human Noise We Sat There Making. I have […]

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The Big Moon – Singles

Hello Stranger, This week has been rather hectic and this band has been the one to help me through it. The Big Moon! They are a recent recommendation from a close friend of mine and I really do love their songs that they have released so far. I’ve picked out two singles to review today […]

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Malaysia 2015

Hello Stranger, Now this week there isn’t a music based post. There is this adventure instead. I have written my Malaysian trip into a book/journal so what you’re about to look at is hand written by me and is most likely really hard to read. Feel free to contact me to ask about anything I […]

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Oscar – Beautiful Words EP

Hello Stranger, For the whole of this week I have been in Malaysia and that meant a roughly 14 hour flight. This in turn meant that I had the opportunity to sit back and listen to some music with little distraction. So I grabbed the opportunity to listen to Oscar’s album Beautiful Words EP. This […]

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Top 5 Albums – November 2015

Hello Stranger, This month is my favourite month of the year as it’s the end of autumn, it’s my birth month and it’s almost Christmas. As always these albums will be a combination of new and old albums. November has been an okay month as for me it’s just been full of school work and […]

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Bruising – Emo Friends/Honey

Hello Stranger, This week hasn’t been the best week as my iTunes has broken and so has my sound on my laptop so I have to do this review using my phone which is a bit of a pain. But it will do. The weather hasn’t been the best ether so I thought it’s time […]

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Hooton Tennis Club – Highest Point In Cliff Town

Hello Stranger, This week is another recent discovery. Its time to review Hooton Tennis Club! This band is all about those teenager to adult vibes that almost everyone gets at some point in their life. It’s such a good album for those of you who love that classic indie vibe with hints of pop and […]

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Viola Beach – Singles

Hello Stranger, For those of you who are missing summer like a right arm, this is the band for you my friend; Viola Beach. Viola Beach are from Warrington in the UK and are a fun loving happy go lucky fist in the air type of band with those types of vibes. To me they […]

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Top 5 Albums – October 2015

Hello Stranger, Halloween month has almost come to an end as it is now the last Wednesday of this month. As always these albums will be a combination of new and old albums. October has been a musically magical month with cassette store day on the 17th, Wolf Alice announced a UK tour and a […]

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Front Yards – People That Look Like Their Pets

Hello Stranger, What do you think about when I say Front Yards? Because I can predict that it is something along the lines of soft green pastures and not the band. The band in question goes by the name of Front Yards and that is who I am going to be talking to you about […]

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Orchid Mantis – Hessdalen Light

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: Orchid Mantis – Hessdalen Light Now I am a recently new found big fan of a Monday night radio show called Fresh Juice. Owen from Pond blog was on there last week and I love his work so I thought I’d take a listen and […]

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SoKo – My Dreams Dictate My Reality

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: SoKo – My Dreams Dictate My Reality This album is one I found whilst watching Helen Anderson do her September favourite video. I trust Helen to know what a good music taste is so I thought I’d give SoKo a listen. The song I listened […]

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Top 5 Albums – September 2015

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be talking about my top 5 albums of September. These albums will be a combination of new and old albums. This month has been a bit hectic getting back into school and now being really really ill with a cold. So this month’s albums are more or […]

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Toro Y Moi – What For?

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: Toro Y Moi – What For? I love this artist. A lot. When I found him it was love at first listen. I found him on a YouTube playlist called New Indie by Independent Music. It’s an awesome playlist to listen to; it’s very chilled […]

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Budada – Scum Rises To The Top EP

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: Budada – Scum Rises To The Top EP This album was found by me on Noisetrade as I really needed some more Wolf Alice type bands to listen to and this band and album is what came up. I can completely understand why. This band […]

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Hey Violet – I Can Feel It EP

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: Hey Violet – I Can Feel It EP I first heard about this band/saw them in a news article about an awards ceremony. I can’t remember which one but they were defiantly there. The article was about what everybody was wearing on the night as […]

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Thank you

Hello stranger, This is slightly different than usual but it’s something that needs to be said. I am currently starting out A-Levels. This means that I will have to dedicate most of my time to my school work. Which in turn means that reviews will be less offend. So for now I am only going […]

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Coasts – A Rush Of Blood EP

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: Coasts – A Rush Of Blood EP It’s a new month and that means fresh tunes are being made ready for release soon. Coasts is one of these bands who have already finished making their album for the winter and are just waiting on that […]

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Top 5 Albums – August 2015

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be talking about my top 5 albums of August. These albums will be a combination of new and old albums. This month’s musical tastes are pretty much in the same genre. There are some classics and some new ones and something a little different. So kick back, […]

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Prides – The Way Back Up

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: Prides – The Way Back Up I first saw/heard this band when I watched the opening ceremony for the commonwealth games in Scotland back in 2014 on TV. This seems like a really really long time ago now. Prides came on to do their set […]

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The Loners – What’s Next? EP

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: The Loners – What’s Next? EP This is a band that found me first! The Loners followed me on Twitter a few weeks back and I thought to myself this can’t just be one person. So I took a look at their profile and it […]

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Faded Paper Figures – Remnants EP

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: Faded Paper Figures – Remnants EP Last week the official twitter account for Faded Paper Figures tweeted out that they have produced some new material. This new material is in the form of an EP called Remnants and there are six tracks on it. Two […]

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Little Daylight – Hello Memory

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: Little Daylight – Hello Memory I can only remember vaguely where I heard this band for the first time. I think it was on a recommended playlist. I can’t remember what platform it was on or when about I listened to it but I have […]

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Box Of Light – Gone Forever EP

Hello Stranger, This week I am going to be reviewing: Box Of Light – Gone Forever EP This is a band I found via the lead singer Helen Anderson’s YouTube channel. Now I love watching Helen’s videos, she is so funny and makes great content so when she said that her band had just released […]

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