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Review: Alex Warren – Before You Leave Me

‘Before You Leave Me’ by Alex Warren is a dynamic and energetic track, released in 2022. With its fast-paced beat and lively rhythm, the song showcases Warren’s versatility. The upbeat nature is a refreshing departure from his more introspective tracks, offering a vibrant, danceable vibe. However, the repetition of lyrics towards the end might not …

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Review: Floramay Holliday – Song To Myself

Holliday’s low, raspy voice gets this album going from off with the title track ‘Song To Myself’. It’s bluesy, featuring a shuffling rhythm and a real honky-tonk feel (helped along by the brass band and tinkling piano). The sweet ‘My Best Friend’, about Holliday’s partner, is a lyrical standout on the album, imbued with honesty …

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Review: Hadestown – Hadestown (Original Broadway Cast Recording) Special Edition LP :

“Welcome to the underground!” With its haunting melodies, poetic lyrics, and captivating storytelling, the original Broadway cast recording of “Hadestown” invites listeners on a journey to the depths of the human soul. From the opening chords of ‘Road to Hell’, listeners are transported to a world where the line between love and darkness blurs. Mitchell …

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Review: Michael Hosier – Take Our Country Back

Hosier goes patriotic with this single. An anthem for American pride and faith, Hosier’s deep, raspy voice provides the perfect amount of grit to this country rock track. Hosier’s voice alongside the distorted guitar and organ lines make this track what it is: absolutely, instantly re-playable. The Arkansas native gives it his all, with a …

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Review: Cole & Ward – Blues And Other Truths

On their debut album, Cole & Ward introduce themselves most with ‘Deep Blood Moon’. The track features swaggering guitar, whilst maintaining a tongue-in-cheek charm that’s undeniably funky. As the bluesy piano comes in, we are completely hooked. When Cole & Ward are at their most playful, they’re also at their best. There’s something refreshing about …

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Review: Simeon Hammond Dallas – Make It Romantic

Hammond Dallas achieves the romance with this track. Combining together Americana and blues seamlessly, this track serves to highlight Hammond Dallas’ impeccable vocals. With intriguing bass and piano lines competing for attention, it’s Hammond Dallas that feels spotlighted all the way through the song. Hammond Dallas very kindly allows for the guitar to take centre …

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