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)

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)

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)

NO SONG WITHOUT YOU (HONNE)

RELEASED 9TH JULY 2020 Favourite track: can't bear to be without you This album’s got that classic English Rock/Pop sound with some electronic synths but the lyrics and message are what really counts. HONNE is an English Electronic-Pop duo and whilst I hadn’t heard of them, I saw that they released their album no song … Continue reading NO SONG WITHOUT YOU (HONNE)

AFTER HOURS (THE WEEKND)

RELEASED 20TH MARCH 2020 Favourite track: Save Your Tears Cinematic, atmospheric and melancholic. The Weeknd has done it again with sensational vocal work and futuristic, yet also retro, production. The Weeknd is definitely one of my favourite male artists. His production always amazes me and his tunes have this cinematic and deeply atmospheric feel that … Continue reading AFTER HOURS (THE WEEKND)