In the spotlight: Fisj

Fisj is a musician from a small village near Ghent, a beautiful middle-sized historical town in Flanders (Belgium). He used to play in various bands, but these days he’s only playing from home. The first time we heard from Fisj was when he released his song ‘Mellow Moon‘ and I’ve been wondering “who is Fisj?”Continue reading “In the spotlight: Fisj”

The Bucket Playlist’s interview with The Chase

Interview with The Chase: ‘My aim for ‘Black Cloud’ was to keep it short, sweet and in your face’ by Sara Seddon at The Bucket Playlist Nottingham-based four piece indie rock band, The Chase, will bring out an acoustic session 4 track EP later this year, which will include acoustic versions of their released singles,Continue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s interview with The Chase”

In the spotlight: Jack Francis

Jack Francis is a Southampton (UK) based Americana/folk singer-songwriter. “I grew up in Southampton, which is on the South coast of the UK. I’ve always enjoyed the local music scene here – there were lots of venues when I was growing up and there still are a few good ones. I’ve met many close friends onContinue reading “In the spotlight: Jack Francis”

The Bucket Playlist’s interview with King’s Horses

Interview with King’s Horses: ‘We try not to be obvious in our lyrics’ Hull-based, alt rock band, King’s Horses, brought out their debut album, Waveforming, last month, offering us 11 fast and loose fuzzy stompers. King’s Horses comprises Matt Barratt (guitars and vocals), Elliot Mann (bass), Chris Arksey (drums) and Emma Fee (keyboard). Barratt andContinue reading “The Bucket Playlist’s interview with King’s Horses”

In the spotlight: Marveline

Marveline is the eclectic solo project of Pete Marley, who also plays in a band called Nature Strip. He was born in England, but his family emigrated to Australia when he was very young. Pete Marley is currently living in Sydney, Australia. “I’ve lived in London a couple of times. It was great, so muchContinue reading “In the spotlight: Marveline”

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”

New Release – Don’t Look Up, Don’t Look Down by Bertolf

Bertolf, full name Bertolf Lentink, is a Dutch singer-songwriter singing in English. His repertoire varies from 60s and 70s influenced pop to Americana and roots music. His early days as a singer-songwriter by the end of the noughties coincided with the job of multi-instrumentalist in Ilse DeLange’s (country pop) band. As a solo artist heContinue reading “New Release – Don’t Look Up, Don’t Look Down by Bertolf”

In the spotlight: Nomden

Nomden, you say? Chances are you’ve never heard of him, despite the fact that he has played at festivals like Pinkpop, Lowlands, The Great Escape, SXSW and NXNE. That’s because he’s mainly served as a wingman to others. Nomden is Dutch singer-songwriter Diederik Nomden. I’ve been following Nomden’s career for the past 20 years, afterContinue reading “In the spotlight: Nomden”

Just a review: Carolina by Nomden

Diederik Nomden a.k.a. Nomden is a Dutch singer-songwriter. For most people Nomden isn’t a name that rings any bells. However he has played with quite a few famous Dutch bands, but for this review I’m not going to mention any of them by name. This is about Nomden solo and he deserves as much praiseContinue reading “Just a review: Carolina by Nomden”