One Eskimo – Kandi

One Eskimo Kandi Release: Feb 2009 Imagine Damien Rice and Dido dressed as a pengiun, eskimo, giraffe and monkey singing a song co-written by Ronan Keating andMoloko if you will. No one can fault One EskimO of not being a creative concept, so how the ingenuity of Kristian Leontiou and his animated band making a stand against the obsession of image in the music industry hasContinue reading “One Eskimo – Kandi”

Ray Lamontagne – You Are The Best Thing

The bearded family man has a knack for comforting vocals that feel like a cosy blanket, and bouncy beats. Released 24 Feb 2009  Ba da da da dum. Wow what an opening, a brass ska riff makes the raspy vocals a surprise. Unlikely to make massive inroads into popular charts, there’s no denying Ray LaMontagne is aContinue reading “Ray Lamontagne – You Are The Best Thing”

Polly Scattergood – Other Too Endless

Polly Scattergood Other Too Endless Label: Mute Release Date: 23/02/09 A graduate of the infamous Brit School, it would be possible to dump Polly Scattergood in with Adele, Lily, Kate and all her peers. Along with the story telling skills of her school cronies, Scattergood harks back to the 80s, just like Ladyhawke and LaContinue reading “Polly Scattergood – Other Too Endless”