New Release – Surgery by The Nature Strip

The Sydney (Australia) based power-pop band The Nature Strip releases ‘Surgery’ on 18th February. It’s their first new recording in three years. The band has been on hiatus since late 2018, while their two songwriters Pete Marley and John Encarnacao pursued other projects. In 2020 Pete released his debut album ‘Savoury-Toothed Tiger’ as Marveline andContinue reading “New Release – Surgery by The Nature Strip”

In the spotlight: Joe Peacock

Joe Peacock is a prolific singer-songwriter from Birmingham (UK). Joe grew up in rural Herefordshire. The family house was a long way from anywhere. It was hard to get to see other children, so Joe spent a lot of time on his own. Boredom was quite a good spur for creativity and he began writingContinue reading “In the spotlight: Joe Peacock”

New Release – Evil Worm by Marveline

The new release by Marveline is called ‘Evil Worm’ and it’s already out on Bandcamp. It will be available on other streaming services on 10th December. A pre-save is available here. How would you describe it? “Like Bowie and Gary Numan wandering around Berlin in winter 1977. They’re starving and cold and stumble into anContinue reading “New Release – Evil Worm by Marveline”

In the spotlight: The Electorate

The Electorate is Eliot Fish, Nick Kennedy and Josh Morris from Sydney. “Eliot usually plays the bass. Nick usually plays the drums and Josh usually plays the guitar. We all sing.” Eliot and Josh went to high school together and formed a band called The Templebears. After school they gigged around for a few yearsContinue reading “In the spotlight: The Electorate”