There is a side to some pop music, a side of subtlety, shimmering beauty, and playful amour. French electronic superstar Alan Braxe, the man who made his name teaming up with Daft Punk’s Thomas Bangalter on Sounds Better With You, has perfected ...―
Walrus favourites MS MR have given us a taste of their upcoming album in the form of Fantasy. It’s more of the cinematic pop that we have come to expect and love from the New York duo. It dances with tribal rhythms and rich vocals, and means...―
It takes just one play of Brighton outfit Gaps’ debut drop, “Belong”, to understand why the almost permanently divided British blogosphere has been unanimous in its approval of the previously unheard of bedroom recording project. Created using a...―
If the cold frost that has spread across over our fair isle is bringing you down or has snowed you in! Then fear not as Delaware duo Mean Lady (Twitter/Facebook) aka Sam Nobles and Katie Dill bring some much needed burst sunshine in the form of ...―
We’ve been big supporters of Disclosure for a couple of years now, but with their latest release with woman of the hour AlunaGeorge they may finally be about to break into the mainstream. White Noise will likely be the soundtrack to numerous...―
We are finally back to regular programming here on the ‘ole Walrus, and as the snow continues to tumble outside my window, I’ve got Fyfe (or is that “f y f e”) keeping me from losing myself into the white bliss below. Fyfe ...―
I can imagine it must be pretty tough being friends with Roo Panes. Nothing against the guy, I’m sure he’s perfectly nice. It’s just he’s one of those guys, you know the ones, the kind of guy who seems to have discovered ...―
For my final, and actually the final pick for 2013 on the blog (yes I know I’m over a week late), I’m going with Arthur Beatrice. I’ve written about them quite a few times here on TBW and for good reason – they are brimming...―
It seems over the course of the past year the distorted drone and layered grouch of a hefty guitar rift of the patented sound of 60-psychedelia has influenced or at least heavily imprinted itself onto the creative music sphere. While bands like ...―
I have always wondered why list season starts at the beginning of December if not earlier these days. Is it because people are too busy getting drunk with the start of Christmas festivities? Is it to give the readers a few options to think about ...―
It’s been a triumphant 2012 for South Shields girl Lulu James; she’s performed at festivals up and down the country, been singled out with glowing praise by Annie Mac and found time to release an absolute peach of a single in the shape of ...―
A nice little nudge of a recommendation after giving the Dignan Porch debut album a spin this summer. I saw these guys perform live at what I like to call a surf meat party last summer although it is officially known as The Nothing Bad Will Ever...―
Currently around a half of organizations ranging in size from SMEs to large multinationals ...
∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...