New Music: The Vyrll Society

Andrei Rublev is a new luscious, bleary-eyed psych rock single by Liverpool band The Vyrll Society.

May 10, 2018 | Music


Spotlight: Trampolene Band

Candid’s Elspeth Pierce introduces us to Trampolene, the band that uses spoken word to transcend genres and has Liam Gallagher as a fan.

May 9, 2018 | Music


Meet the artist tipped as the next Lady Gaga: Rilan

Say hello to Rilan, a genre-blended, conversant musician that hasn’t been put through the homogenising record-label machine.

March 4, 2018 | Music


New Music: Mildlife

Melbourne-based four-piece band Mildlife enter the scene with their debut album Phase, that mines diverse influences such as jazz, disco and psychedelia to create a gloriously hazy and intoxicating dream pop record.

January 29, 2018 | Music


Candid goes backstage at KOKO’s debut gig at The Exchange

On Thursday the 11th of January, newly-formed alternative band, KOKO hit the stage of The Exchange in their local city of Bristol.

January 17, 2018 | Music


Preview: This Feeling – #BigIn2018

If you like your music gritty, your dance floor buzzing and your pint always half full then This Feeling is for you.

January 12, 2018 | Music


New Music: Mara Falls

Mara Falls offer two recorded tracks for free on their website in true Noughties, indie band fashion.

December 19, 2017 | MusicReview


New Music: The Alley

You will feel a pang of classic femme-fatale pastiche when listening to debut single No More from The Alley, the new sobriquet of prolific Swedish producer iSHi.

November 19, 2017 | MusicReview


 Music Event: BBC Introducing Music, Amplify

There is one thing that Ed Sheeran, Florence and The Machine and the 1975 all have in common; they uploaded an early sonic offering to BBC Music Introducing and then their lives changed.

October 6, 2017 | Music


New Music: Bassh

Bassh, a Belfast-born vocalist and multi-instrumentalist natively known as Jimmy Brown, has many a string to his musical bow.

October 1, 2017 | Music


Interview: We Sit Down With Indie Rocker Harry Lee Dobson

Harry Lee Dobson has been teasing us with acoustic indie ballads on Instagram for months now.

September 30, 2017 | Music


Focus: Attom

American DJ Attom has millions of music streams under his belt, has ticked off EDM accomplishments such as uploads on MrSuicideSheep and releases on Seeking Blue, and has recently signed a deal with MFN Music/ Ultra Music.

September 22, 2017 | Music


New Music: Madison Beer

Ariana Grande better beware as a young female singer is after her American pop princess crown in the shape of Madison Beer.

September 3, 2017 | Music


New Music: New Carnival

Just as we thought we had our fix of summer anthems for this year, New Carnival have released a perfect late summer banger, Solid Gold.

August 31, 2017 | Music


Napapijri Celebrates 30th and Revamps ‘Four Seasons’

Napapijri has been providing us with exclusive outerwear for thirty years and celebrates this throughout the year.

August 29, 2017 | Music


Smokers are now Vapers and Smoking is now Vaping

If you’ve been to a music festival this summer, you’ve seen people vaping – inhaling vapors from handheld metallic devices.

August 29, 2017 | Music


Dua Lipa’s single ‘New Rules’ hits number one in the UK

Taken from Dua Lipa’s self-titled debut album that was released earlier in the year, New Rules is the first solo female artists to reach pole position on the Official Singles Chart since 2015 with Adele, and Candid Magazine is extremely pleased for the singer-songwriter.

August 18, 2017 | Music


Ellington Ratliff: To The Beat of His Own Drum

At the vivacious age of 24, it is evident that musician Ellington Ratliff is one passionate performer; wise beyond his years.

August 15, 2017 | Music


Music Matters at Selfridges

In 2016, the amount of live gig-goers soared to 30.

July 19, 2017 | Music


Sasha Brown releases single ‘Parallel’

Singer, songwriter, saxophonist and radio DJ (is there anything this girl doesn’t do?) Sasha Brown, unleashes her debut single, Parallel following support from the likes of Radio One’s Pete Tong and Rinse FM.

July 15, 2017 | Music