Alternative Friday

because great new music doesn’t always get the exposure it deserves

There’s been some excellent music released so far in 2017, as evidenced by the challenge it was to trim this month’s longlist down to these ten tracks. It’s an eclectic selection too, so do spread the word about your favs as we take you from electric guitars to Oriental guzheng strings via some alt rock, …

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It’s a squeeze! Whittling down the long list for this month’s mixtape down to 10 tracks was a real challenge, as the year has certainly started on a musical high note, so I hope you enjoy the selection as we bounce between alternative & indie rock, pop, and blues. Enjoy… Mosley Bar – Two Apart …

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  Described as “two of London’s best kept secrets“, guitarist/composer Justin Quinn and vocalist/songwriter Tim Dickinson, aka The Wealden, release their debut EP – Rushes – on April 20th, which contains four tracks that David’s Bowie and Bryne would be proud of, so impressive is the art-funk-pop-rock they’ve created. They’re far from newcomers to music though, …

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Doves – Catch the Sun Spector – Celestine The Smiths – Bigmouth Strikes Again Classic Plastic – Bucket & Spade Escapade Public Service Broadcasting – Signal 30 Dead Kids – Fear & Flouride The Charlatans – BIRD The Alice Kona Band – Bad Dreams Pure Love – Handsome Devil’s Club Apollo Junction – Here Come …

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The Vaccines – Teenage Icon Spector – Celestine Pure Love – Handsome Devil’s Club The Alice Kona Band – Bad Dreams Bleech – Adrenaline Junkie Your Explosion My Mind – Eyeball Kick Devin – You’re Mine The Frank & Walters – Indie Love Song Public Service Broadcasting – Spitfire Dexters – Recover Mark Lanegan Band …

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