A Conversation With Giggs – Redbull Music Academy UK Tour

BeMedia managed to get entry into the Redbull music academy talk with Giggs at Prime Studios on Kirkstall road. Along with the interview there was a gallery, called ‘an eye on grime’ displaying photos taken by photographers including Vicky Grout of some of the UK’s biggest grime artists, and a RedBull Bar giving out free …

Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes Interview

Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes have had a crazy year. They’ve played all kinds of festivals, have a new album coming out soon and are currently in the middle of their tour. So, here’s what happened when we sat down with Frank for a chat before their show in Leeds.   Your new album isn’t …

Listen Carefully

My favourite bonding activity has to be showing someone my favourite song. Sending someone a song or recommending an album and watching them fall in love, all the while feeling happily responsible for that, is wonderful. However, if they don’t receive it in the way you hope, it can be the most frustrating thing for …

Catfish and the Bottlemen: Reviewed

Catfish and the Bottlemen released their second album ‘The Ride’ earlier this year and what I’ve respected the most about this album is that the lads still kept the simple and roaring beauty that they had in ‘The Balcony’. The album is slick, polished and full of energy and of course it doesn’t fall short …

My First Love by Rebecca Young

Being a student I am not largely accustom to writing about myself or my opinion without backing it up with reams of references and sourced materials so I thought I’d ease myself into this by slightly introducing myself. Instead of rambling on about my hair colour or favourite food I thought I’d begin with something …

Turnover by Rebecca Young

One of my strange fortunate coincidences in life is that just after I have been introduced to a band, that I inevitably fall for, they tour the UK. This specific instance was of my friend showing me the album Peripheral Vision by the slightly under the radar Pop Punk turned Dream Indie band, Turnover. An …

Do more established artists use new artists to their own advantage?

Do more established artists use new artists to their own advantage? Written by Tanisha Johnson Unless you have been living under a rock, you will have heard Grammy-award winning artist Drake’s addictive new song Controlla, which originally featured the popular Jamaican dance-hall artist Popcaan, who is known for songs such as Never Sober, popcaan2 Only man …