Chay Snowdon – Mon Cheri

Anyone who has had their finger on the pulse of up-and-coming indie artists of recent will be familiar with Chay Snowdon.

January 25, 2019 | Music


Eugene McGuinness – Suburban Gothic

Eugene McGuinness has returned with the release of his fifth studio album ‘Suburban Gothic’.

January 14, 2019 | Music


Kris James – The Solo Effect

Singer-songwriter Kris James has spent the last several years of his life traveling the world with his London pop boy band, The Scheme.

December 30, 2018 | Music


Interview with Dimash Kudaibergen – Talking music, Kazakhstan and Jackie Chan

Candid Magazine’s Adam Zorgani caught up with Dimash Kudaibergen after his sold-out concert at the Indigo 02.

December 2, 2018 | Music


Tour – This Feeling Alive 2018 with Trampolene, The Surrenders and Lacuna Bloome

There is one enterprise that is responsible for rebuilding the guitar music scene right now – This Feeling.

November 23, 2018 | Music


RJ Word – Man of the Music

With his rhythmic sounds of modern pop, singer-songwriter RJ Word has his striking green eyes set on international stardom.

November 19, 2018 | Music


Sam Callahan releases Stitches and Scars

Wayne Noir reviews Stitches and Scars, the newest release from Sam Callahan.

September 30, 2018 | Music


Alternative Festival: Lagunitas Beer Circus

Ever wanted to see something you just can’t un-see that will change your view on the capabilities of mankind forever and will leave you wanting to run away and join a circus immediately, all for a good cause? Thought so.

August 17, 2018 | Music


New Music – Heavy On The Magic

Mancunian five piece Heavy on the Magic may have the infectious riffs, anarchic lyrics and clashing noise of a rowdy punk band, but it is all a well-oiled illusion.

July 6, 2018 | Music


Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds at Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, might not be the most rock ‘n’ roll of settings.

June 22, 2018 | Music


New Music: GLOSSE

GLOSSE is a German-inspired concept of writing between the lines, which is exactly what the band of the same name aspire to do with their ‘80s electronica-influenced offerings.

June 4, 2018 | MusicReview


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