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Adolescent Heart  – The Fairings (reviewed by Dave Franklin)

Imagine if in the late 80’s Mike Scott’s reaction to the stadium success of the Waterboys had not been to find solace in the music of Ireland and long forgotten American roots music but had instead to immerse himself in … Continue reading

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New Music of the Day – CXCV: The Red Forest – Moleville

It was pretty much a year ago that Moleville presented us with a wonderful collection of emotive and dream-like songs under the name Relics, so it was great to find some new activity in the form of a video pop … Continue reading

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Relics – Moleville (reviewed by Dave Franklin)

Being totally aware of Steve Skinley as the voice and piano lines of Familiars, much of the music he creates under the Moleville pseudonym feels very….what’s another word for familiar…comfortable, musically speaking anyway. But that’s fine, I love his main … Continue reading

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Strangers We Meet – The Black Feathers (Bird in Hand Records) Reviewed by Dave Franklin

I often think of a bands live performance verses their CD recordings as being a bit like the book verses film analogy. The CD (or film) is merely the captured essence of the live show (book) and with even the … Continue reading

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Familiars e.p. – Familiars (reviewed by Dave Franklin)

Networking, that’s the word. Or put another way, it pays to badger those people who may be able to help your band get on.  Familiars seem fully aware of that and after a few friendly but persistent e-mails, not to … Continue reading

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