An Interview With… Baywaves

Hailing from Madrid and brandishing a unique blend of tropical vibes and indie angst that they call ‘Hipnopop’ (think the Beach Boys tangoing with Yeasayer and our own indie upstarts The Hunna), Baywaves have become one of the most talked-about and hotly tipped bands to come out of Spain since Hinds. They’ve just released their…

An Interview With… Rocky Votolato

Images: Amber Zbitnoff Knecht Growing up with a love of folk and outlaw country, Rocky Votolato first rose to prominence as part of the Seattle music scene and, in the ten years since releasing his debut solo album, he’s worked with members of Death Cab For Cutie and Pedro The Lion, as well as touring…

Spark Undiscovered // 16th February 2016

This week Eve was ill, so George was riding solo on the show but had a bumper collection ready to tantalise peoples’… earbuds. Dodgy metaphors aside, he talked to singer-songwriter Louise Aubrie about her latest single ‘Winter Dolour.’ He also played brand new tracks from Lime, The Pocket Rockets, Bad Wave, Kwamie Liv, Cullen Omori,…

An Interview With… Naives

Thanks to some pretty impressive support slots for the likes of Mystery Jets and Friendly Fires, as well as a run of infectious synthpop singles, London-based trio Naives have set themselves up as ones to watch for 2016. They recently released their latest single ‘No Way,’ a harsher-sounding slice of electro that showed there was…

Spark Undiscovered // 8th December 2015

Every Tuesday night at 9pm, we host two hours of brand, spanking new music over on Spark FM. For two hours every week we showcase some of our favourite new music. Wake up your ears, it’s time to completely recap what happened last night – so get ready for talk about zumba and futuristic dating with The…

An Interview With… The Clear

Last night on Spark Undiscovered, we caught up with Sheffield trio The Clear. The last time we chatted to them we talked about their last single ‘America’ and where was the best place to get a curry in Sheffield. This time? Well, there’s a lot more talk of zumba and its benefits and eventually we…