Our Interview with The Vaccines

There is a noisy party going on in Freddie Cowan from The Vaccines room. “I am having a party on my own!” he yells above the racket. “I’ve got the Thrills on now, a blast from the past…” Recently Freddie held a party in his hotel room in Mexico that went on for two days, […]

The Replacements

What happens when a famous band replaces the person who was the group’s voice? Genesis Original Lead Singer: Peter Gabriel What Happened? Creative differences within the band and personal issues in Gabriel’s life (notably family troubles) came to the fore during the creation of the band’s 1974 prog-rock magnum opus, The Lamb Lies Down on […]

Spooky Tunes

Halloween is right around the corner, and the only thing you need as much as a clever costume is a soundtrack to keep the party going ‘til the zombies call it a night. From Michael Jackson’s classic Thriller to Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Heads Will Roll, our friends have selected their favorite jams that scream Halloween. […]

Our Interview with Alt-J

“Spotify definitely helps keep us all sane on the tour bus…”, Alt-J Seemingly from nowhere, Alt-J have arrived, fully-formed and near perfect, with a string of great singles, a deliriously happy fan base and an astonishingly good debut album. Formed five years ago in Cambridge, the four-piece played in front of hundreds of thousands of […]

A very Quietus sort of week

Our friends at the Quietus listen to a fantastic amount of new music every week and now they’re going to share what they think about it all with us. This then is the Spotify playlist they built for pretty much everything they covered last week; look out for Depeche Mode, Jimmy Scott, DJ Shadow, Kylie […]

#MusicMonday playlist brought to you by @MonaFims

Our friend @MonaFims has this #MusicMonday’s recommendations. First song in our playlist this week is by a five-piece indie rock/pop band from Brisbane, Australia. Hear “Ball Park Music” and their latest single “Surrender”. We continue with yet another Australian favorite: “Jinja Safari” and their catchy song “10 Year Plan”. And then time for a nice […]

New Look Soundrop app!

Today our friends at Soundrop unveiled a brand new version of its app featuring a refreshed design and exciting array of new features to make the service even more addictive and fun. Friend notifications, new-look rooms, a lobby that makes it easy to discover rooms, an advanced chat board, top fans and songs for each […]

Win tickets to The Expressions Sessions

We have teamed up with Philips Male Grooming to put on the first of The Expressions Sessions at the Electric Ballroom in Camden, London on 30th October. There will be DJ sets from MistaJam and Annie Mac, and headliners Rudimental will perform in a totally new style! Click here to add the song that best […]