Kevin catches up with California DIY muisican Mickey Newball. A creative soul with a bright future ahead of him. This is an introduction to his music and story.
Hi hey hello what’s up everyone! Sienna here – the newest Sound Sniffer team addition. Let me introduce myself, I’m an Australian stumbling my way through London, I love music and all the people that make it, and I think the world would just be an incredibly boring place if humans stopped creating weird and... Continue Reading →
Hamburg based M.Byrd has already caused quite a stir with his first two releases - each garnering a substantial portion of listens over on the streaming platforms. I've been a little bit obsessed with both tracks and admit I'm nearly at the 'singing along' stage with both. Considering I listen to an inhuman amount of... Continue Reading →
They describe their sounds as art-gaze indie. I just describe it as feckin' brilliant. Palma Louca are a five-piece based in Newcastle-upon-Tyne who are guided by the Pillar Artists label who have been representing some great bands of late. I couldn't even begin to work out what 'art-gaze' means, this genre is above my pay... Continue Reading →
It was back in early March last year that I had the pleasure of taking in POSE's first ever gig just off the main thoroughfare of Camden Town. At the time, the band's first live showcase (The Fiddler's Elbow) was to be the first of many, as the band got to terms with their live... Continue Reading →
All the other blogs seemed to have their shit together and posted their end of year lists at exactly midnight on Dec 1st. I suppose it's time enough for The Sound Sniffer's list. Here are our top 20 emerging artists in the UK in 2020 (in no particular order) - it's been a long, lazy... Continue Reading →
Who knew I'd actually manage to stick out fifteen episodes of the Lockdown Mixtape and there's one more in the pipeline for tomorrow too. Over the course of lockdown 2.0, seventy five songs have been reviewed and dissected within this manic feature. It's been a challenging time for us all, thankfully between a couple of... Continue Reading →
Over the last few days I've been busy, but looking back, I don't actually know what I've actually achieved. I suppose it's been a typically 2020 styled few days - filling the day up with lots of menial tasks just to pass the time. This lack of progress leads me straight back into another edition... Continue Reading →