Thursday, April 26, 2018

Good music being shared for a great cause! That's always been the aim of Simon's Pub Music Festival, and not only is the popular festival back, but it's also turning 20! To celebrating this milestone, the team behind Simon’s Pub Music Festival has be...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The Wedding Present made themselves known from the get-go with a debut album named after the notorious Northern Irish football legend George Best. In truth however, The Wedding Present could have called their album anything, as their star was firmly...

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Local psychedelic/post punk band The Velts have just released a new track titled Season Of The Prey. The new single, which follows the band's 2016 release She's Like The Sun,  which continues to be a radio favorite till this date, and is accompanied...

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Adopting a curious name like The Shh was in itself already a masterstroke by marketing standards on Alison Galea and Ian Schranz's part, so the simple fact that they write wonderful songs with infectious pop hooks that sink in so quickly is a bonus,...

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

According to US hiphop act De La Soul, three is the magic number. Not so in the case of Maltese indie act nosnow/noalps, who will readily declare 10 to be the special number that truly sums up their story (for the time being at least)! This well-roun...

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

It was a chilly November night, Friday the 15th to be exact, in 2013 that The Water Rats in London's King's Cross opened its doors to what effectively would become the first edition of Malta Takes London (MTL). Born out of the idea of a two-band Lond...

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Emperor X, aka Chad Matheny (or should that be the other way round?), swung by Radio 101 on Monday, September 19 for an interview by Michael Bugeja for last Monday night's edition of Fuzzbox. Here is the full interview, including a few live and unplu...

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Their latest single, Kaleidoscopes, is just 3 months short of being a year old yet, despite the absence of any new releases since, rock band nosnow/noalps has been far from idle. With the band having just returned from playing festivals in Denmark an...

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Four years on (give or take a month or three) from the release of their much-lauded debut album Grandiloquence, Stalko are back with their sophomore offering, a magnificent musical excursion by the name of A Long Wave Goodbye. Apart from much praise...

Saturday, April 2, 2016

Last year's Rock The South flaunted all the fours with its '44 acts over four days' fourth edition. This year's fifth anniversary edition, which is endorsed by  the Valletta 2018 Foundation, will see the festival go back to a three-day format, but it...

Friday, February 19, 2016

Even before they decided to move to Berlin, Maltese musicians Alexandra Aquilina and Daniel Borg had already been distancing themselves somewhat from the indie pop/rock they had successfully traded in as Skimmed. Venturing into darker waters, the duo...

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Trackage Scheme's Rooftop Sessions last summer proved to be more than just another series of live gigs. So much so, that the organization has followed it up with a new series of live events - held indoor of course given it is wintertime - with the ma...

Friday, January 1, 2016

It's been a busy year for Maltese music, busier than 2014 if we have to go by the number of releases  as a whole. There were certainly several standout offerings, and with at least 49 albums and 22 EPs released, not to mention a multitude of radio si...

Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Archive
Please reload

Tags