Give these bands some love !
Blind Monk Trio – The Moth (Coulrophobia)
Jazz trio with sax, bass & drums.
Bolshy – Counting Fucks (Radical. Anarchic. Bolshy. Scouse.)
Ska punk septet, formed 2012.
The Bordellos – The gospel according to Julian Cope (Will.I.Am, you’re really nothing)
Three piece outfit from St Helens.
Broken3Ways – Work On It (Return to the Shack)
Seven piece ska punk funk band from the Wirral.
Iain Till – Haunted By You (The Rise and the Fall EP)
Former bass player with The City Walls, went solo in 2013. Acoustic folk / country.
Låpsley – Painter (valentine) (Station single)
Teenager from Formby whose style has more than a few echoes of James Blake. Recently signed to XL Recordings.
Lizzie Nunnery & Vidar Norheim – Drunk in a Midnight Choir (Songs of Drink and Revolution)
The song title’s nicked from Leonard Cohen (Bird On The Wire). Very thoughtful and interesting if rather sombre song.
Pete Bentham and the Dinner Ladies – Dead’s Not Punk (I Heart Here)
My June 2014 band of the month, and the cd’s still getting plenty of listens …
The Vibes – I’m gonna shake you (Dust Trail EP)
Garage rock band, formed in April 2013.
We Are Catchers – Isabella (We Are Catchers)
Debut album release on Domino Records with a melodic 60s vibe.
Zombina and the Skeletones – Tonight, There Will Be No Survivors (Charnel House Rock)
“Five deformed rock n’ roll monsters from Liverpool. Zombina and the Skeletones mix garage punk and girl-group pop with spooked out B-movie sonics.”
The 69 Watts – Get On (Put Out Some Light EP)
Three piece rock and roll band formed in 2012 – this is their debut EP.