Best of 2020 – Umbrellabirds

What was your most streamed song in 2020? ‘Rhododendrons‘, closely followed by ‘I Am All’.​ Those were the two “singles” from the album (Closing Ceremony). ‘I Am All’ was recently played a couple of times by the legendary DJ Tom Robinson on BBC 6 Music – which has really given it a boost! What’s yourContinue reading “Best of 2020 – Umbrellabirds”

Best of 2020 – Sophie Dorsten

What was your most streamed song in 2020? My most streamed song of my music was ‘Phasin‘. My most streamed song personally that I listened to was Hippo Campus – ‘Way it Goes’. What’s your favourite song in the Cool 20 Hall of Fame? I’ll have to say my favourite song is ‘The Depths‘ byContinue reading “Best of 2020 – Sophie Dorsten”

Best of 2020 – FedbySound

What was your most streamed song in 2020? My most streamed song in 2020 was ‘I Will Never‘. I had some very nice people add it to some great playlists and that made all the difference. I am very grateful for the support. What’s your favourite song in the Cool 20 Hall of Fame? MyContinue reading “Best of 2020 – FedbySound”

Best of 2020 – GHST MDRN

What was your most streamed song in 2020? My most streamed song of 2020 was former Cool Top 20 #1 ‘The Depths‘ which just topped 3K! What’s your favourite song in the Cool 20 Hall of Fame? That’s too hard there’s so many great ones! I think I’d have an easier time with a topContinue reading “Best of 2020 – GHST MDRN”

In the spotlight: The Unknown Brothers

The Unknown Brothers are songwriting duo Andrew Harper and Ciaran Ryan from Swansea (UK). Andrew is the lead vocalist and primary lyricist. Andrew’s vocal influences include The Manics, The Beatles and The Kinks. Ciaran is all about the guitars. He taught himself to play guitar. His influences include Pink Floyd, The Manics and Arcade Fire.Continue reading “In the spotlight: The Unknown Brothers”

In the spotlight: Daniel Tidwell

For this week’s spotlight I’m breaking my own rules, as I’ve chosen someone who hasn’t made it into the Cool Top 20 chart (yet). However, he has been a passionate supporter of indie music and the Cool 20. So, to thank Daniel for his support, I decided to feature him in our spotlight. Most ofContinue reading “In the spotlight: Daniel Tidwell”

In the spotlight – GHST MDRN

GHST MDRN is an instrumental cinematic/post-rock project of North Vancouver (Canada) based Jordan Irwin. “My home is nestled between the mountains and the ocean. Small town vibe, but about a 20 minute drive from downtown Vancouver. It’s pretty laid back here and that’s definitely how I am as well.” Jordan grew up in a veryContinue reading “In the spotlight – GHST MDRN”