This weeks single releases – 6 January

Philip Lickley’s round-up of the biggest new singles released this week… Single Reviews – 6 January Bat For Lashes – ‘A Wall’ [rating:2/5] Buy: A Wall The third single from Natasha Khan’s The Haunted Man album is an unusual listen. Taking the sound of Kate Bush but ramping up the eccentricity, it’s not so much […]

Listen: Katy B releases Danger EP as free download

Katy B has released a surprise EP online today – which features guest contributions from Jessie Ware, Wiley, Diplo, Geeneus, Jacques Green and Iggy Azalea. Called Danger, the EP is available to stream below – or you can download it from if actually owning music means anything to you these days! Listen to Danger EP […]

Watch: Jessie Ware – ‘Night Light’ video

Fresh from her Mercury nomination last week, new soul-pop sensation Jessie Ware has released the stylish video for her new single ‘Night Light’. Watch it here: As one of the ‘poppier’ tracks from Jessie’s Devotion album, ‘Night Light’ seems a good choice to try and capitalise on her Mercury nomination – she needs to be […]

Mercury Prize 2012 nominees announced…

The 2012 Barclaycard Mercury Prize Albums of the Year nominees have been announced today. There were no real surprises, with everyone’s ‘hot tips’ Alt J, Jessie Ware and Michael Kiwanuka all featuring in the list of nominees. The full list is below, let me know who your favourite for the prize – to be announced […]