Out Of The Box – Various Artists

Every few years it seems someone strikes on the idea of releasing a compilation album celebrating something of Guernsey's music scene. From the Guernsey Rock Album in the early 1980s through Twist Records GBG series they have acted as a glimpse into what's happening in the island's 'scene' at a specific moment in time. New... Continue Reading →

The Living End – Wunderbar

When Don't Lose It, the lead single from The Living End's new album Wunderbar, dropped early in the summer of 2018 I was cautiously optimistic for the album to follow given that a lead single rarely fairly represents what a full record will contain. As Wunderbar begins with that track then, the feeling recurred, and... Continue Reading →

2018 Summer of Music in Guernsey

I'm sure it's a trend I've mentioned in the past but more than ever the 'summer festival season' in Guernsey is, like it's larger counterparts in the U.K. and Europe, getting longer and more packed each year. Barely a weekend went by without some event happening and calling itself a festival somewhere in the Bailiwick... Continue Reading →

Playlist – September 2018

After my first two playlists (which you can find and listen to here and here) this is my one for September 2018. Again a mixture of stuff I've been listening to or has popped up for numerous reasons spanning things old, new, near and far. Spotify playlist you can listen through or open in apps... Continue Reading →

Citizen-X – Giant Steps EP

For a few years the being known only as Citizen-X has been marking out a groove both in his local scene and in the wider, if somewhat niche, world of iOS produced electronic music. In that time he's played most of Guernsey's main festivals and events as well as being featured on blogs and playlists... Continue Reading →

The Limit Club – Kid Bitchin’

A couple of months ago I posted a review of, Painless, the new single from The Limit Club - now Nick Feratu and his band of Arizona misfits have dropped their new full album, Kid Bitchin'. Having originally formed in 2005, The Limit Club (named, rather tellingly, after a song by The Damned) have released three... Continue Reading →

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