In the spotlight: Fendahlene

Fendahlene was formed in Sydney in late 1994 by Paul Whiteley, Ashley Hurst and Ben Felton. After a long run as a live act round Sydney, with two albums and two EPs under their belt, Fendahlene relocated to Europe in 2006 and both Paul and Ashley ended up living in England. After a break theyContinue reading “In the spotlight: Fendahlene”

The Bucket Playlist’s interview with The Kecks

‘We’re quite dark guys, we want a tinge of darkness’ by Sara Seddon at The Bucket Playlist Hamburg-based indie rock band The Kecks are gearing up to record an EP with Gordon Raphael, the renowned producer behind the first two albums by The Strokes. They’re an international bunch, featuring Lennart Uschmann from Austria (vocals), Samuel TelfordContinue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s interview with The Kecks”

The Bucket Playlist’s interview with The Islas

‘It’s a belter, we got a real blast of serotonin playing it!’ by Sara Seddon at The Bucket Playlist Norwich-based indie rock band The Islas have released their debut EP ‘Oblivion’ today (27 August), marking one of the best EPs of the year and giving us six tracks about love, loss and dissatisfaction that showcaseContinue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s interview with The Islas”

The Bucket Playlist’s interview with Silvertwin

 ‘I’d love to write a song with Benny and Björn from ABBA, it would be a masterclass in how to do it’ by Sara Seddon at The Bucket Playlist London-based indie band Silvertwin have released their first full-length eponymous album today (16 July), which blends 60’s nostalgia, Beatlesey melodies and a nod to 70’s discoContinue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s interview with Silvertwin”

The Bucket Playlist’s interview with The Howlers

Interview with The Howlers: ‘You can imagine it soundtracking someone riding a bike through the desert!’ by Sara Seddon at The Bucket Playlist Earlier this month, London-based desert rock band, The Howlers, released their latest single, ‘I Don’t Love You All The Time’, a blisteringly energetic track with rumbling vocals, heavy guitars, boisterous drums andContinue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s interview with The Howlers”

The Bucket Playlist’s interview with Louis and the Shakes

Interview with Louis and the Shakes: ‘It’s such an appropriate song after a year of lockdown’ by Sara Seddon at The Bucket Playlist Earlier this month, London-based bluesy rock band, Louis and the Shakes, released the first single, ‘How Badly Do You Want It?’ from their upcoming album of the same name, a boisterous, anthemicContinue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s interview with Louis and the Shakes”

The Bucket Playlist’s Interview with Fendahlene

by Sara Seddon at The Bucket Playlist http://www.inthebucketplaylist.com Interview with Fendahlene: ‘I come out of the studio a better musician, it’s comfortable to be locked away for 10 hours a day’ Aussie transplants to the UK, Fendahlene, brought out their latest single, ‘A New Thread’, last week, a song celebrating new beginnings, and which theyContinue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s Interview with Fendahlene”