Tag: grassroots music

Avenoir
Avenoir are part of the Bands on Demand directory and we review their soon-to-be-released track, Orpheus and Eurydice here. Avenoir are a four-piece alternative rock/grunge band from West Yorkshire, an area not typically associated with being the epicentre of the grunge scene, but perhaps that’s about to change. Avenoir have had a startling arrival on to [...]read moreReview – Orpheus and Eurydice, Avenoir – Bands on Demand
unsigned guide
The Unsigned Guide We came across The Unsigned Guide by accident but saw the quote from PRS “The Unsigned Guide has become the must have for anyone starting out in the music industry.” Well, that did the trick so we thought we’d check it out for ourselves. Obviously, there is a synergy between what we are [...]read moreReview – The Unsigned Guide – Bands on Demand
Luna Blue takes influences from many other artists to create funk infused ambient rock. The guys say this about their upcoming releases: “This next batch of singles far surpasses anything we’ve released before, having spent a painstaking amount of time crafting and perfecting our work and having been joined by esteemed producer Matthew ‘Studio Chimp’ [...]read moreReview – Tropical, Luna Blue – Bands on Demand
Kingson
KINGSON are a 4-piece original funk/pop contemporary band from Cardiff, consisting of Leighton John on vocals, Ryan Rowe on bass/backing, Curtis Thorpe on guitar/backing, and Jordan Chandler on the drums. Kingson have been making waves in the Cardiff music scene since forming in late 2016, and were nominated for ‘Best Breakthrough Act’ and ‘Best Single’ [...]read moreReview – Tripping the Light EP, Kingson – Bands on Demand
Hailing from Norwich (the only other thing of note to come from Norwich is ‘The quiz of the Week with Nicholas Parsons ;) ), Milli Manders and the Shutup are Millie Manders – Vox/Alto Sax/Uke Lewis Slater – Guitars Matt Munford – Bass Alessandro Vitiello – Drums Nick Onley – Tenor Sax George Alan – [...]read moreGig Review – Millie Manders and the Shutups
grassroots music
Art Will Fall is a site that is dedicated to grassroots music, something we certainly subscribe to on Bands on Demand. The grassroots scene used to be bands lugging themselves around dingy, smoke-filled pubs and bars, trying to earn a crust, usually part-time. A career in grassroots music Obviously, there is still a lot of [...]read moreArt Will Fall – Great Name, Great Service to Grassroots Music