Exam season

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A Spectre is haunting HMCMB – the spectre of Summer exams. As this Cold War tinged intro might suggest, we have exams coming up. As of late the resultant academic commitments have been… Continue reading

Chic Gamine

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I’m not entirely convinced by Chic Gamine. Not a great start to a post is it? It’s true though, there’s something about them that has me hooked, but then, I also can’t help… Continue reading

HMCMB Sessions :: Bright Light Bright Light

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We owe a bit of an apology to Bright Light Bright Light. For reasons out of our control we were unable to post these videos for quite some time. As an electro pop… Continue reading

Something For The Weekend – George Fitzgerald

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Hey, This week, fresh of the press, deep house extraordinaire Fitzgerald steps up with a fresh remix of vocalist’s Kimbra hot new track, ‘Build Up’. The London born producer has had a sharp… Continue reading

The Neighbourhood

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It was way back in June 2010 I emailed Mark Foster of  Foster The People for a copy of their brilliant Pumped Up Kicks, followed by writing about them and adding them to… Continue reading

Bastille – Overjoyed EP

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Bastille put us in a conundrum. We see ourselves as an outlet for new music. There is little point in churning out the mass news/views that can be found across many other web… Continue reading

Mahalia

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People like Mahalia are exceedingly rare indeed. If you’re happy to take a minute out of your time to check her music out, you’ll undoubtedly feel the same way. People that own their… Continue reading

Communion Records – New Faces Compilation

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Communion. The label with the golden touch. In our humble opinion at least. We’ve had the fortune of attending several of their nights in Brighton of late. To shamelessly recycle a quote from… Continue reading

Breton – Other People’s Problems

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A lot of the time in the digital world, your first perception of something is vital. There’s a myriad of reasons for this, for Mail readers there’s the shortening attention span of youths,… Continue reading

Tayyib Ali – An Update

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We may well be continuing on our usual theme of being  late in sharing all things Tayyib Ali here, but that’s not gonna stop us. You may remember Tayyib’s superb “Keystone State Of… Continue reading

Something For The Weekend – Maya Jane Coles

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Well, what can I say? It maybe Friday the 13th but it sure is not unlucky! Maya Jane Coles has a free track to give away. From her upcoming DJ-Kicks mix, the track… Continue reading

Hoodie Allen – All American

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Despite being a predominantly indie blog we feel a real attachment to Hoodie Allen. As you’ve no doubt heard us natter about,  our interview with him back last year shot to the top of Hype… Continue reading