In the spotlight: Vandarth

At age 16, a friend gave Vandarth a copy of the first Foo Fighters album where Dave Grohl played every instrument himself, saying “I think you could make an album like this”. It was a pivotal moment for Vandarth; he was blown away and began to record his own solo album. Today Vandarth performs asContinue reading “In the spotlight: Vandarth”

In the spotlight: Bleak Affair

Imagine Radiohead, Foo Fighters and Placebo went to the pub together and decided to write an EP. That’s how British band Bleak Affair describe their sound. Bleak Affair consist of two members: Ben Barnett (guitar/vocals) and James Oliver (guitar/Father Figure). They released their debut single ‘Sometimes’ in September. Let’s chat about their debut single andContinue reading “In the spotlight: Bleak Affair”

In the spotlight: Civic Green

Civic Green are an indie rock band from Barnsley (UK) who formed in 2015. The band comprises of Danny Hall (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Matty Walker (lead guitar), Andy Lowman (bass guitar, backing vocals) and Gav Darley (drums). The band recently released their debut EP ‘Sailing The River’. For an in-depth look of the album,Continue reading “In the spotlight: Civic Green”

New Release – Flux Deluxe (album) by Chris Hardy World

South Carolina’s Chris Hardy World is a multi-instrumentalist songwriter, who lists artists such as XTC, Sting, Peter Gabriel, Foo Fighters and Robyn Hitchcock as musical influences. Chris Hardy World has been busy in 2021 – he’s already released a double album this year, and is about to release a third album called ‘Flux Deluxe’ onContinue reading “New Release – Flux Deluxe (album) by Chris Hardy World”

The Bucket Playlist’s interview with Interview with Rowdy Outsider

by Sara Seddon at The Bucket Playlist Interview with Rowdy Outsider: ‘It’s a song you can have a bit of fun with’ Drogheda, Ireland-based alt rock band Rowdy Outsider are still riding high on the success of their recent single, ‘Sunday Afternoon’, with their next single due out in June. Rowdy Outsider was formed threeContinue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s interview with Interview with Rowdy Outsider”

The Bucket Playlist’s interview with Foust

Interview with FOUST: ‘I want to write different songs every time, I don’t want every album to sound like Revival’ by Sara Seddon at The Bucket Playlist Nashville-based rock band FOUST, kings of the crunchy guitar, are working on an EP that will likely come out this summer, according to frontman, Chris Foust. FOUST wasContinue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s interview with Foust”