HOME (RHYE)

RELEASED 22ND JANUARY 2021 Favourite track: Need A Lover The vocals are the kind to totally chill you out as they blend perfectly with the instruments.   Again, I hadn’t heard of Rhye until I came across Home consisting of 13 tracks and cover art depicting a face in a with hair blowing over it … Continue reading HOME (RHYE)

FAKE IT FLOWERS (BEABADOOBEE)

RELEASED 16TH OCTOBER 2020 Favourite track: Back To Mars This album has a young and rebellious sound to it on a backdrop of Pop Rock sounds that belong in a coming-of-age film. I first came across London-based Filipino artist, beabadoobee, on TikTok with Powfu’s viral song ‘death bed’ featuring her vocals in a new remix … Continue reading FAKE IT FLOWERS (BEABADOOBEE)

WU HEN (KAMAAL WILLIAMS)

RELEASED 24TH JULY 2020 Favourite track: Sweet Dreams Saxophone, Jazz drum-kit, cinematic strings…a great collection of instrumental songs. Another artist I had not heard of was British musician, Kamaal Williams, from London who has recently released his 10-track album Wu Hen which I am assuming is a reference to his birth name, Henry Wu. He … Continue reading WU HEN (KAMAAL WILLIAMS)

DEAR LIFE (MATHILDA HOMER)

RELEASED 10TH JULY 2020 Favourite track: Dear Life This EP is romantic but also very real. The lyrics have a relatable quality whilst the delivery tells a story as she endeavours to explore the matters of her heart. I hadn’t heard of UK artist, Mathilda Homer, but I always love a good EP so when … Continue reading DEAR LIFE (MATHILDA HOMER)

SEGURIDAD (GAIKA)

RELEASED 3RD JULY 2020 Favourite track: Maria Unlike anything I’ve heard before…in a good way. As someone who loves discovering UK artists, I was particularly interested in Brixton’s very own Alternative RnB/Dancehall artist, GAIKA. What really caught my attention was his latest album Seguirdad’s cover art that depicted a very neoclassical style sculpture of several … Continue reading SEGURIDAD (GAIKA)