June 2019 – 15 songs

Welcome to June 2019 – 15 songs. Our 15 favourite tracks from June. Enjoy listening and reading the accompanying descriptions. If you’re in a real rush, skip to the bottom for the Spotify playlist. I promise I won’t cry. American Poetry Club – Pro Pic Pinegrove articulated that the love we have for friends we’ve […]

Video chats: Nervus

Prolific songwriter Em Foster navigates the harsh realities faced by trans women and her addiction struggles when singing with her band Nervus. The Watford-based rock band have released two albums – Permanent Rainbow and Everything Dies -that tackle these issues face-on, their unflinching honesty winning them an army of devoted fans. Nervus just played to […]

Interview: Slingshot Dakota

Husband-and-wife duo Slingshot Dakota released their fifth and finest album yet, ‘Heavy Banding’ a fortnight ago. We loved its Hollywood keys and Carly’s raw, hungry child-like, vocals so much we made it our album of the week. The Pennsylvania duo bring their PDA romance to British shores soon, playing alongside the incredible Fresh. Ahead of […]

Indietracks: Five acts to watch

The indie train is rolling through Derbyshire again and you best be on it! No, seriously if you like the music we cover on here, Indietracks is the perfect spot to discover emergent acts from the Alternative & DIY scene. Plenty of acts playing have already appeared on these very pages and after making our […]