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 …

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 …

Twin Atlantic Review 30th October 2014

Twin Atlantic are an alternative rock band from Glasgow, Scotland and have been together since 2007. I was fortunate enough to review an amazing evening of music from the Twin Atlantic boys and support bands Nothing But Thieves and The Xcerts on 30th October 2014 at Leeds Beckett Student Union. As a big fan of …