Thursday, February 22, 2018

Spotlight: 15 for 2015 ‘Ones To Watch’ – Lion Babe

Lion Babe may-well have only gained prominence in the latter-part of this year, however the project, a partnership between vocalist Jillian Hervey and producer Lucas Goodman, has been circumventing for well over a eighteen-months now. It was, however, their collaboration with Childish Gambino on the...

Spotlight: 15 for 2015 ‘Ones To Watch’ – DJ Barely Legal

Upon first appearances, you may-well be forgiven for wondering why such big things cometh for young Chloe Robinson (aka DJ Barely Legal) - her press 'blurb' alludes to the youngster (Robinson's still in her early-20s) as holding the accolade for one of "the world’s...

Spotlight: 15 for 2015 ‘Ones To Watch’ – Years & Years

Whilst they may had been 'bubbling under' for a while, 2014 became Years & Years' time to shine, and showed just how powerful the internet can be to break and support new artists. Starting the year with the title-track from their Real EP, Years...

Spotlight: 15 for 2015 ‘Ones To Watch’ – Lapsley

Regular Stagedoor FM readers should be well up-to-speed about Lapsley now, the young Liverpudlian musician (real name Holly Lapsley Fletcher), whose dent on the scene has been pretty extraordinary over the past twelve months. Whilst not her debut release, her most prolific cut Station sent...

Spotlight: 15 for 2015 ‘Ones To Watch’ – LuvBug

Back in early-summer, a new track (Resonance) by an unheard of house collective emerged on the scene in a bizarre way - lots of fanfare, yet little in the way of content to be heard (bar the aforementioned song). After many spins from...

Spotlight: 15 for 2015 ‘Ones To Watch’ – Dornik

Throughout the month, we'll be documenting our '15 for 2015' Ones To Watch. This time, it's Dornik: When a new artist lands in your inbox, accompanied by the words "played drums for Jessie Ware", you know you've got to sit up and take note. And...

Spotlight: 15 for 2015 ‘Ones To Watch’ – Becky Hill

Throughout the month, we'll be documenting our '15 for 2015' Ones To Watch. First up, it's Becky Hill: Regardless of whether an artist wins (or appears in the live finals), the ability to be able to positively shun the chains of reality TV show appearances...

New Year’s Eve 2014 UK guide

The year's flown by pretty-quickly, hasn't it? And we bet now we're deep into December, you're still yet to sort out your New Year's Eve plans... we're right, aren't we? Never fear though, we've decided to group together some of the biggest highlights of the...

Spotlight: 15 British albums we want to hear in 2015

As we prepare to say a farewell to 2014, we're already starting to salivate for the new music that's set to grace us over the next twelve months, so we've put a handy list together of the biggest new British albums you should be...

Spotlight: The 14 best free downloads of 2014

As we continue to showcase the best music to come from 2014, we've decided to share with you the 14 biggest free downloads of the year. There's been some remarkable edits over the past twelve months, and the best ones are all here, for...