New Release – Lessons in Life by Pepe and the Bandits

Pepe has a new release coming 1st April and it’s no Joke or Aprils Fool. A pre-save is available here. Pepe advises to bring some tissues for this comfortable guitar based. “‘Lessons in Life’ was written through a turbulent time, with my father very poorly in hospital, my son splitting up with his long termContinue reading “New Release – Lessons in Life by Pepe and the Bandits”

New Release – Pains in my Heart by Pepe and the Bandits

“You can die of a broken heart — it’s a scientific fact. The pain of an ended relationship is one that many people experience, maybe even more than once in a lifetime, people are seen to bounce back on TV and in books. But the truth is, it takes a long time it’s hard andContinue reading “New Release – Pains in my Heart by Pepe and the Bandits”

New Release – People are Lonely by Pepe and the Bandits

Last Thursday Pepe and the Bandits released a new song, an instrumental called ‘People are Lonely‘. The song is about loneliness and isolation and the effects of lockdown. This release is slightly different from previous releases, it’s very trancy and chilled. “I was inspired by the sameday or blursday syndrome, where every day is theContinue reading “New Release – People are Lonely by Pepe and the Bandits”

In the spotlight: Rufusking

The four members of Dutch band Rufusking will prepare a fine musical meal for you with their special ingredients. They serve you rock songs with a pinch of indie, a flavour of blues and a taste of the rougher stuff. And they are ready to serve their music to the world! Rufusking are Jan (bass),Continue reading “In the spotlight: Rufusking”

In the spotlight: the Jobs

For this week’s spotlight I’m running away with the Jobs. The Jobs are a feel good indie alt rock band based in Cleveland (USA). Trevor (vocals, guitar) took me on a trip into the band’s history, their influences and the upcoming EP ‘Sailing Upon the Times’. Who are the Jobs? How and when did youContinue reading “In the spotlight: the Jobs”

In the spotlight: Pepe and the Bandits

On this festive Christmas day we are visiting Joe Miller a.k.a. Pepe (UK). Joe lives in a very quaint village on the Lincolnshire/Cambridgeshire border about 10 miles from Peterborough, which is about 45 mins on the train into London. He has always been interested in music from an early age and doesn’t go anywhere withoutContinue reading “In the spotlight: Pepe and the Bandits”

Chart Update 2020 wk51