Various Artists – Rough Trade Shops Primavera Sound 2014 (album) (Rough Trade)

For those attending the Primavera Sound music festival in Barcelona this year, the good folks at Rough Trade have compiled an essential soundtrack to help navigate through the sea of acts performing with… Continue reading

Blessa – Open Fields (single) (Carmel Records / Generator)

In October last year we reviewed Between Times – the stunning debut single from Blessa. A beautifully melodic and nostalgic C-86 inspired pop tune, Between Times was like a cross between Lush and the bittersweet… Continue reading

Liu Bei – Infatuation (single) (paradYse/Transgressive Records)

Warning: Infatuation  – the upcoming debut single from London’s Liu Bei – may just reduce you to years. Liu Bei (pronounced “Lou Bay”) explains frontman Richard, was born out of a desire to… Continue reading

Kissy Sell Out – The Promise (EP) (San City High Records)

A couple of weeks ago we reviewed the title track and lead single from the upcoming Kissy Sell Out  EP, The Promise. Employing the soulful vocals of Holly Lois and throwing in some… Continue reading

Moony – Heavy / VIP (single) (self-released)

Amidst the plethora of great stuff scheduled for release in May (including Eno + Hyde, and Röyksopp & Robyn), Heavy, the new single from Brighton DJ/Producer, Moony grabbed our attention in a massive way.… Continue reading

Hot Since 82 – Don’t Touch The Alarm (single) (Knee Deep In Sound)

Sound Advice favourite Hot Since 82 was responsible for our favourite dance record of 2013 with the brilliant Little Black Book (read our review). Just last week the Leeds dance producer and DJ Daley… Continue reading

Rae Morris – Do You Even Know? (Oceaán remix) (single) (Atlantic Records UK)

21-year old Blackpool artist Rae Morris is slated to release her debut album on Atlantic Records UK later this year. In March, the album’s first single Do You Even Know? was unveiled. Produced by… Continue reading

Breen – Say What You Want (single) (POP unLTD)

Having already received plays from Huw Stephens as well as Jen and Ally on BBC Radio 1, it would seem that Say What You Want – the debut single from 21 year old… Continue reading

MAO- Black Narcissus (single) (AEI Media/Uschii Music)

Following on from the No Love EP from December last year and a handful of remixes and collaborations, anonymous Brighton duo MAO will be releasing a new single Ways Of Seeing next month.… Continue reading

Ill Blu – Blu Magic feat. Max Marshall (single) (Island Records)

A couple of weeks ago iLL BLU announced that they’ll be releasing a single on Island Records on May 12. In anticipation of its release, just over a week ago the duo released… Continue reading