Echotape – Sky Above Quarley Hill EP

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Amalgamated Aesthetic Industries (AAI). Not sure what that means? It certainly piques your interest though. Not that Echotape need much other than their music to catch your attention. That they’re also shrouded in… Continue reading

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah @ Coalition

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A lot is being said about the end of Clap Your Hands Say Yeah’s hiatus and their return to the indie music foray. In modern terms, 4 years might a long time, but… Continue reading

Something For The Weekend – Paleman

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Hi, The Manchester based 19 year old has created somewhat of a monster in ‘Hunt’. This ridiculous bass driven banger is one that will definitely be played out. Recently stepping up with a… Continue reading

HMCMB Sessions :: HandS

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It’s been a long while since we’ve brought you any sessions, and now you’re going to be getting a whole lot of them. Kind of like really tuneful buses. The first set of… Continue reading

Dylan Owen – Keep Your Friends Close

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Honesty is a spectacular thing. It’s disarming. It’s enlightening. It makes a number of potential shortcomings forgivable. It’s something Dylan Owen has in abundance. “Keep Your Friends Close EP” is the 20-year-olds latest… Continue reading

The Musgraves

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I’m not sure I should admit to where I first heard The Musgraves. I will, but for your enjoyment, not mine. Ok, I confess, it was when they played on the Graham Norton… Continue reading

Soko

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Another wistful female singer song writer, yes, they are everywhere, but I definitely don’t think you can have too much of a good thing when this Bordeaux belle is involved. Every part the bohemian… Continue reading

alt-J

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There’s another twist in the alt-J/∆/FILMS plot. It’s good news though. The band are currently touring, released their debut single back in October and just this Monday followed that debut with double A… Continue reading

Alphabet Backwards

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Generic is such a loaded word in music. It was one of the first words that came to mind when I first listened to Alphabet Backwards, yet, it did not stop me from… Continue reading

What’s Your Vice @ The Hope

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5 acts in one night is interesting. 5 great acts in one night is brilliant. The Hope was filled to the brim in store for an evening that spanned several genres and performances,… Continue reading

Meg Myers

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I suppose it could be difficult to believe when we say it’s not often that a band really grabs our attention. As an internet ‘filter’ for new music, a term coined by many… Continue reading

French Wives

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As you may well have noticed by this stage we here at HMCMB tend to focus on new music. That is not to say that we completely neglect established artists, after all our… Continue reading