Friday Folk Fix: With Sam Johnson and Tommy Ashby

It's still quite overcast and dreary around the city of London, I'm sitting at my desk, still in my socks and haven't even ventured outside yet. I'm in a folk-y mood and luckily enough, two great UK-Based Folk tunes have been released this morning. The first comes from Scottish singer/songwriter Tommy Ashby and the second... Continue Reading →

Four New UK-Based Artists Worth Hearing!

After my little break from writing reviews, the work behind the scenes hasn't stopped. I've been busy digging ditches in the garden, answering submissions and fixing some important SEO things for the site. Last week, it was a real struggle finding tunes to get behind. The unprecedented lockdown saw the rise of new musicians making... Continue Reading →

The Sound Sniffer’s Sunday Shout-outs #002 | New Music Releases and Tunes Worth Hearing

The second week of the Sunday Shout-out feature is upon us. You can check out last week's Sunday Shout-out here if you need to catch up. Anywho, I had an alright week this week, the weather was initially bright and warm but darkened as the week progressed. I found some great new artists like Holly... Continue Reading →

Artist Review | Introducing | The Soft Vocal Textures of Mackenzie Leighton

Paris-based singer/songwriter Mackenzie Leighton is continuously churning out soft and subtle folk tunes. She is a well traveled individual, born in San Diego, grew up in Maine and studied in New York. Leighton has now settled in Paris and it's safe to say that she has picked up plenty of stories to tell along the... Continue Reading →

Artist Review | Introducing | Holly Redford Jones

Chesterfield's answer to Grace Jones, Holly Redford Jones, will be releasing her debut EP this month. I've never been to Chesterfield, in fact, the only time I've come across it is through playing against them in football manager on the PC. If the music of Redford Jones is anything to go on, I'll make a... Continue Reading →

The Sound Sniffer’s Sunday Shout-outs #001 | New Music Releases and Tunes Worth Hearing

Tonight is the start of a new music release feature here at the Sound Sniffer. The Sunday Shout-out feature will be dedicated to showcasing all the songs that passed the test in the trailing week that I couldn't squeeze into a full individual blog post. It means more focus on new music released and less... Continue Reading →

New Music Friday | New Music This Week | The Sound Sniffer’s Inside Scoop

It's new music release day again - The sun has been spitting the skies this afternoon and I decided to treat myself to a game of golf to celebrate. It felt weird being out and about again. Lockdown certainly hasn't ended but a golf game on my own was just the tonic needed. Due to... Continue Reading →

Liamosino Debuts with Atmospheric Single ‘Samhraí Imithe’

This is a totally beautiful new single to close out a productive and steady week. Although I stayed at home for its entirety, it feels like things are brightening up again. Birds are hatching and beginning to take to the sky for the first time, the moor hens are teaching their hatchlings to swim and... Continue Reading →

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