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Playlist: All the best new music from October

So here we are at the end of October, a month that has given us darker evenings and the Great UK Storm of 2013! It’s not been all bad though, as the month has also given us a great batch of new music to get stuck into. The below playlist collates all this awesome new […]

The Darlingtons - 'After All Its Christmas Time'

Listen: The Darlingtons release Christmas song ‘After All It’s Christmas Time’

The Darlingtons have rounded off a successful 2012 by releasing a Christmas song today. Called ‘After All It’s Christmas Time’, the song is a typically icy affair which steadily grows more epic and intense. Check it out here: ‘After All It’s Christmas Time’, which is available as a free download from Soundcloud, was recorded just before […]

the darlingtons 'bats' single review

The Darlingtons – Bats

The Darlingtons – ‘Bats’ Taunton band The Darlingtons are fast becoming our favourite new band. After their devastating debut  New Independent EP, they’re now on the run-up to the release of their debut album on indie label Ordered Records and have released ‘Bats’ to whet our appetite, which you can listen to right here: ‘Bats’ […]

The Darlingtons ‘New Independent’ EP review

The Darlingtons ‘New Independent’ EP review (Ordered Records) [rating:3.5/5] These days, if any band are touted as ‘the next White Lies’ or described with the usual ‘channeling the spirit of Ian Curtis’ hyperbole, alarm bells tend to ring – and for good reason. For every band like Editors or White Lies who get it right, […]