Glastonbury 2014 is upon us and, like that, music fans from across the globe will be making the pilgrimage to Worthy Farm to see their favourite acts. But beyond these acts, there are a lot of fantastic new artists this year who have the chance to make a huge impact. Here are our top ten to see at the festival this year.
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Nick Mulvey’s ‘Juramidam’ is a beautiful piece of acoustic songwriting that blows us away every time. The opening guitar harmonics are enjoyably interesting, finding a lovely middleground between gently relaxing and tense. Fans of Ben Howard, Ed Sheeran or any modern acoustic act will have a lot of love for this track, and Mulvey in general. The song is best suited for listening outdoors, on a gloriously sunny afternoon. But if you’re afraid of outdoors or the sun never shines […]
The first day of Newcastle-under-Lyme’s Lymelight Festival 2014 has been a great day for new music, and a fantastic way to promote the talent of the local area. A few technical issues plagued opening act The Rising, but after a few delays the set began superbly. The band produce a very likeable folk-rock sound that fans of Mumford & Sons will just love. The band were promptly followed by Ben Owen, an artist who we’ve written about before. Owen kicked […]
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Have you ever wanted to find something new that isn’t too far detached from what you enjoy? Have you ever wanted to just be that little bit more hipster than your friends? Well we’ve made it easy for you. Here is an A-Z list of popular artists and, next to them, a nice unsigned alternative to the artist. It’s a quick and easy way of adding new colours to your music palette. If You Like… …Then Try: A Adele […]
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