There’s big competition in the trendy and hip brass band section and I’m not talking Grimethorpe! Here’s the latest and the best, the debut album by the Hackney Colliery Band.
Day 3: Waking up to a beautiful sunny Sunday morning with Big Chill Radio playing Dudley Perkins’ ‘Flowers’ and a full day ahead of awesome music listening pleasure, I almost felt as excited as a teenager – would it last?
Big Chill Radio are interviewing Katrina Larkin, the co-founder of Big Chill Festival, “It’s not like a bar where you’re open all year and it doesn’t matter if you have one bad night, Big Chill has one weekend to get it right and it’s one of the hardness job’s there is as there’s so many audiences to please”; and it’s Hectic’s mission this weekend to find out if she does.
Brooklyn-based producer Yellowtail (Hiro Awanohara) drops a very impressive 12″ before the album comes out and if features one of the all-time great female singers out of Japan, no less than Monday Michiru!
Further Out Recordings presents the culmination of the 10 year musical partnership of Richard E and Mr Christy as the incredible Solar Apple Quarktette and here’s the much anticipated release of their debut album.
With ‘Anything You Want (Not That)’ as a former iTunes ‘Single Of The Week’ and the album launch at the Vibe Bar last week, it’s about time week caught up with The Express.
Hey! I really still don’t believe this, but ‘Asunder’ has been picked off the forthcoming Stee Downes album as a single on Sonar Kollektiv and it’s sounding better than ever.
Robin Jones has been a huge influence on the jazz scene for many years and the release of Mojito seals his position as the Conguero’s Conguero.
If you are a regular reader, you’ll know at Fly we have a thing about the going for the French and any modern soul, jazz and hip hop. So you can imagine, when the two come together, we are going to get really excited. Electric Conversation are worth getting excited about