Y G H D White Eyes Review

Kingston upon Thames (UK) indie-rock band Y G H D (pronounced ‘younghood’) have already released their classy single ‘Velvet’ – with it’s fiery guitars, simpering voice and rattling-good rhythms – this song has a significantly stimulating chorus. Now, the band are set to release their next single ‘White Eyes’ – We had a first listen:…

Good Old Boys in Staines

The Good Old Boys were on fine form last night at the Riverside Club Staines – 22ND JANUARY 2015. These champions of rock ‘n’ roll are consistent, knowledgeable and incredibly accomplished musicians. But, perhaps, after all these years of gigging, one might expect their efforts to be time-worn, devoid of freshness … maybe even predictable.…

Phoenix Rising Album Preview – Kindred Spirit

There is a certain regal oak named ‘Kindred Spirit’ … but for us “Kindred Spirit” means only one thing … the locally based five-piece, electric folk rock band that features the radiant and deeply moving voice of Elaine Samuels. The band line up also includes Gavin Jones (electric violin) Catherine Dimmock (flute and sax) Mike…