Listen: San Felu – ‘Sanctuary Blues’

It was the back end of 2015. Continuing our quest to find new music, we stumbled across San Felu. San Felu were associated with Grace Lightman, whose single ‘Vapour Trails’ struck us with its ethereal beauty, and also with Liu Bei, whose musical tribute to the late Philip Seymour Hoffman almost had us in tears…

News… The Belly of Paris Share New Track ‘Boys’

I did an experiment to satisfy my own curiosity and looked up the word ‘boys’ in iTunes. The first hit was of a Britney Spears song I don’t even remember, so it couldn’t have been anywhere near as good as ‘Toxic.’ Then there was a Nicki Minaj tune I’d never heard of (and I’m almost…

News… EL VY Cover Fine Young Cannibals

Image: Deirdre O’Callaghan EL VY (sounds like the plural version of Elvis) is the wonky-pop, semi-electro collaboration of The National’s chief baritone vocal master Matt Berninger and Menomena multi-instrumentalist Brent Knopf. They’ve just kicked off a tour of the US – much to our chagrin they’re not coming anywhere near the north east of the…