Sónar by Day 2017 (June 16th)

Always boasting incredibly versatile line-ups, Sónar had been on my wish list for a very long time. Despite only dipping into the entire experience (the festival runs for three days and three nights) – these are some of the highlights of Friday June 16th…


Young Echo Sound with Inga Copeland, John Bence and Anina @ The Island, 26/05/17

The Bristol based music collective Young Echo Sound brought an eclectic mix of experimental electronica to The Island, with the sounds of two Bristol based artists, John Bence and Anina and excitingly Inga Copeland – the London based musician famous for her collaborations with Dean Blunt.

Forest Swords – Compassion

Mathew Barnes, aka Forest Swords, returns with a more daring approach to his distinctive occult beats on Compassion, his second full length LP that marks a definitive shift from ‘bedroom producer’ to established musician. Cementing his name through recent collaborations with Massive Attack and a soundtrack to the recent Assassins Creed Rogue video game, Barnes still maintains the terrestrial and earthy textures that defined him on 2013’s Engravings.