The next twelve months

So now we know that it’s not the end of the world, what’s coming up in 2012? This is the stuff we’re already getting excited about. Daughter – We were lucky enough to see Elena Tonra (aka Daughter) play at the beautiful St Giles in the Fields church in London just before Christmas and sheContinue reading “The next twelve months”

Spector fall off the back of a van

Back in August It’s All Happening discovered Spector. In fact, they’re one of the few things John remembers from Field Day. The band have also just been mentioned in the BBC’s Sound of 2012 list – but don’t hold that against them. Joining some of our favourite bands, including Two Wounded Birds , Tribes, TheContinue reading “Spector fall off the back of a van”

Neil Cousin – Bonfire

Released 5th November 2011 on Olibug Reviewed by Francesca Baker The fourth album from Neil Cousin as a solo artist, Bonfire is the first to feature ‘a band’, with dense strings, varied piano laments and propulsive drums all contributed by friends and artists discovered on the way, in true bohemian style. The timing of theContinue reading “Neil Cousin – Bonfire”

Cast of Cheers – Chariot

Greg Synnott A band that’s made many Top of 2010 lists including my own and now nominee’s of the Choice Music Prize, it’s a wonder The Cast of Cheers have come so far with little or no promotion. After all many people are still wondering where this Irish four-piece came from? And where can theyContinue reading “Cast of Cheers – Chariot”