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From drive to: Mulholland Jive has the ride of a lifetime on debut ‘Adrenaline Junkie’

With a cleverly worded name derived from the rather strangely fascinating mystery movie Mulholland Drive and his own surname, Mulholland Jive leads us eagerly to the top cliff of ultimate excitement on ‘Adrenaline Junkie‘.

Mulholland Jive, is the thrilling debut indie instrumental funk-rock project from Ben Mulholland, who is a Irish-born teacher, multi-instrumentalist artist and composer, based in Cambridgeshire in England. He has skillfully threaded together a band of keen artists to record remotely with him and his production team. They have passionately pushed this wonderful music together sprightly, that was sweetly inspired by Ben’s students at school, by showing their genuine love for his catchy creations.

These fast-paced dynamic sound feet-movers, are a splendid joy to hear, as you feel like the battered soul is being healed throughout and the skill-level is a marvelous assortment of wonder, as you lock into for the ride and don’t ever let go of the groovy feeling inside your bones.

Adrenaline Junkie‘ from Irish artist Ben Mulholland, is that deliciously tasty and funky fresh organically created song that captures your imagination, has you swinging your body around like a piece of rope and has your body grooving along to forget all worries, for a few minutes at least.

Hear this heighten-the-senses instrumental track on Spotify and find out more on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen


She rescued him: Cooper Chasse wants her to ‘Stay’ on emotional indie-folk gem

Cooper Chasse shows his appreciate for the shining angel that saved him when he needed her most, on the excellent new single that will have your eyes watering up slightly called ‘Stay‘.

Toronto-Canada-born, East London, UK-based solo indie-folk singer-songwriter, audio engineering student, electronic artist and producer Cooper Chasse, makes that deep kind of soundscape that washes over your body to purify it again after being hurt or disappointed. He sings with a transparent realness that helps you get over that heartbreak and move onto new experiences, that are fulfilling and make you happy again.

His voice is so soothing and real, each word sung is so meaningful as he stares into her eyes, asking her to stay so you can get to know each other even more. There is a real tender care here as she helped him and you can hear the appreciation from his voice and the melodies give you goosebumps, with possible tears emerging from this emotional story.

Stay‘ from East London-based, Canadian singer-songwriter/producer/MEDIATR electronic artist Cooper Chasse, is that romantic soul message that shows you can still find genuine hearts out there. In a selfish world, there are still kind people that want to be help and by showing them love, you are encouraging them to carry on being saints.

Showing how you feel can be a tricky game as you don’t want to give too much away too soon but you also want to show how much they mean to you. Simply asking is often the best way and if the feeling is mutual, your roads will join together on the path to connecting your mind and soul together as one.

Hear this excellent new single on Spotify and see more on his IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen


Flowing through the streets: Sheffield band The Verdis go through the motions of life on quality new single ‘Bus Stop Blues’

With their headphones on loud to block out the noise and the trusty skateboard under foot, The Verdis cruise through the tricky streets with the reflective gem ‘Bus Stop Blues‘.

Laid-back Sheffield, England four-piece act The Verdis, are an impressive indie alt-folk band who fuse together that easy-on-the-ear music, that calms your beating heart and puts you into a mellow zone, to get through your day without getting involved in any unnecessary drama.

His effortless voice takes you into the world that is has changed so much, the usually-thriving streets are quieter and without the life they had before. The main aim is to get to where you need to go without missing the bus to work, the same old journey is the only way to survive right now and the band thrill the ears with a sound that has your feet stomping, as you smile knowingly to a song that you can relate to.

Bus Stop Blues‘ from mellow Sheffield indie folk band The Verdis, is a real sign to the currently cloudy times, as we all try to get through the day and avoid human contact as much as possible. Their authentic gaze-like soundscape is a pleasurable listen, the soulful style is a meaningful escape and you feel thoughtful inside their music that is an enjoyable ride through the cobbled and obstacle-filled roads of 2021.

Hear this terrific single here on Spotify, see the video here on YouTube and find out more via IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen


Only for the real: Birmingham singer Pavit Sanghera doesn’t want that ‘Fake Love’ on superb new single

Telling it how she truly feels, Pavit Sanghera sings so beautifully about what her heart really wants on ‘Fake Love‘.

Pavit Sanghera is a honey-tipped voiced soulfully real indie r&b/soul/Indian classically trained singer-songwriter from Birmingham in England. She sings marvelously with that inspiring honest feel, her captivating vocals rise above the tempting fake doors around you, as she affectionately leads you into the authentic energy that adds value to your mind long-term, whilst masterfully shutting out all of the unnecessary noise that just distracts you from where you need to be in your life.

She adds in her glorious Punjabi singing to blend such a tasty treat together for us to consume hungrily, as we think about those times we were with the wrong person for us completely, as we let our bodies decide, rather than our hearts. Her truthful story is sung with a loving touch, experiences interwoven into her caring nature, as she is a strong woman who is teaching us the right ways through her lovely music.

Fake Love‘ from the wonderful Birmingham, UK singer Pavit Sanghera, is that true story about how love gets cloudy sometimes between what your body feels is right and what your heart truly desires. Feeding your heart leads your soul into being full as ultimately, you want to be fulfilled in life where it counts.

Stream this sensational new single on Spotify, YouTube and see her honest stories on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen


Will it happen again: Sedgeley wonders about how it feels ‘To Be In Love’ on reflective new single

With a self-reflective tone that makes you think deeply, Sedgeley sings soulfully about those past romantic times on his latest single ‘To Be In Love‘.

Daniel Broadbent aka Sedgeley, is an indie-pop singer-songwriter, dancer and actor, from North London in England. He sings freely with a loving energy that lifts you into his world, as you also ponder about love and what it all means during these tough times.

This is the story about being alone with the birds as your only company and thinking about what it will feel like, to be with that special soul again, so you can share your life with them and be truly happy. You enjoyed being alone for a while to clear your head but now you are healed and wish to be together, with a caring woman that fills you will joy and inspiration each day.

To Be In Love‘ from North London’s Sedgeley, is a sweet indie-pop song about being lonely and sad, whilst thinking about finding the one in your life for you to cherish, learn from and look after.

That feeling of real passion is one that most of us yearn for and when it happens, you need to hold onto the moment and never forget how you got there.

See this new music video on YouTube and find out more on his IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen


Stories of the city: Ryan Ward shows us into the dark streets of ‘The London Look’

the london look by Ryan Lee Ward

Ryan Ward sings with such welcoming honesty on his enlightening new single with bar adventures to talk about for days on ‘The London Look‘.

Soulful London, England-based alt-folk singer-songwriter Ryan Ward, is a candidly talented musician with a truthful story to tell. He kindly opens up the cab door and takes us for a whirlwind ride through this fascinating city, that can push you off your feet sometimes.

He sings with a pure bluntness about perhaps having one too many of the cold beverages and performs with a voice that shows you inside his world. He is casual but has that self-awareness that so many don’t, as he speaks about that night on the town that ended a bit faulty but was fun up to a certain point, before things got a bit blurry.

The London Look‘ from London-based folk singer-songwriter Ryan Ward is a true story about how life can sneak up on you sometimes and you start to wonder how you got there. The street is slippery and cold, you have had a rough night with a black eye shiner and stories to tell for days to the lads.

This is a terrific artist with real tales of life in the city, where those bright lights from the promising evening, turn into dark corners really quickly. When your luck is low, things that shouldn’t happen do and you start to think twice about your path.

Stream this fantastic new single on Bandcamp and check him out on Twitter.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen


Moving on from relationship dysfunction: Edith is totally ‘Over It’ on breakup pop anthem

She fell for their charms but Edith is now ‘Over It‘, as she saw past their shallowness and is now onto bigger and better things.

Edith Farcas aka Edith, is a fast-rising Romanian-born, London, England-based indie synth-pop singer-songwriter, who sings with a cutting edge and young abandon, that energizes the room and makes music that reflects growing up in the big city, while dealing with growing pains of how long love can be so complicated.

This is the story of young love and how you had some fun experiences with them but ultimately. you saw through their games and have decided to put the phone down for good. They showed you what was more important to them and it wasn’t you that seemed to be a priority.

She sings with such young grace and growing elegance despite this sad story. Her vocals sweep into your mind and you can’t help but celebrate with her, as he projects an independent woman, who now knows what she wants out of a relationship.

Over It‘ from London’s fresh indie-pop singer Edith, is a message that she has realized that she needed to end things quickly, before she was left with more disappointment to handle.

When your heart knows, your heart just knows. Being with someone that isn’t fully invested in you is a heartbreaking experience but the sooner you move on, the better it will be for you long-term. If you are going through the motions, you know that you are definitely over it and fresh experiences await you.

Stream this exciting new single on her Spotify and find out more from this stylish artist on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen


Reclaiming that broken heart: Annie Balmori shows her incredible vocal ability on ‘Requiem’

Released off her latest exquisite EP called ‘Unafraid‘, Annie Balmori is absolutely captivating on the new single ‘Requiem‘, that will have you reminiscing about previous heartbreaks in your life and the struggle to overcome this painful obstacle.

Annie Balmori is a Madrid, Spain born and raised drama graduate and opera-trained soprano singer-songwriter, who is now based in sometimes-sunny London, England. She is the type of flamboyant artist that puts her heart and soul into every lyric and note that she elegantly drops.

With music that makes you close your tired eyes and sing joyfully within, she is a truly classy musician who performs with that world class feel to her.

This is the story about staying strong even through you have been broken down into a million pieces. You are slowly getting better and don’t need that person that brought you down anymore. The love is gone like the wind and you have packed your bags, ready to get out of this sad situation that you have felt too many times before. Moving on quickly, is the only way to claim back your much-needed strength again.

With a spirited performance that has your whole body shivering with her during this passionate song, that shatters windows close by, you feel like you are listening to a phenomenal talent- who can do absolutely anything with her amazing vocals.

Requiem‘ from the wonderful soprano-voiced angel Annie Balmori, is quite the magnificent single from a soulful singer who hits the high notes with seemingly effortless flair and determination, to give us her passionate perspective on this extremely relevant story.

Hear this glorious soundscape to sooth all worries away on Spotify and see more on her IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen


Bristol’s Einsam leads the way in 2020 with the highly enjoyable Indie-Pop ‘Pressing Matters’

Bristol’s Einsam leads the way in 2020 with the highly enjoyable Indie-Pop ‘Pressing Matters‘ as he impresses on this catchy new track.

Sam Jackson is Einsam and he wrote this new song during his stay in stunning Vienna when he was on holiday. This is a lovely effort, full of fantastic flows and a beat that will be in your head for hours. The deep vocals push out the speakers perfectly and this is a wonderland of enjoyment. This is the kind of music to take your shoes off to, take a swim and think about the future.

You wonder what is to come, you are over-thinking right now and just want things to be clearer. This is the time to work out what you want in life as you know that this is the time to make it happen.

Pressing Matters‘ from UK based Einsam is a song that is all about moving forward and working out what is important in life. This is an extremely valuable lesson, full of life and is quite enchanting. A promising track from the Bristol singer, this is a track that needs to be noticed.

Click here for the Spotify page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen


Glenn Godfrey sings with loving memories on ‘I Wish’ (Official Lyric Video)

UK artist Glenn Godfrey sings with loving memories on ‘I Wish‘ (Official Lyric Video) and this is a fine song from a caring singer with a strong voice. He makes music in honor of his late Dad, his biggest fan and this is a top single with meaning.

A singer-songwriter from Essex, who has had the privilege of performing alongside some great artists such as, Tom Odell, Professor Green, Devlin, Mark Ronson and The Fratellis, Glenn is building up his name in the UK music scene.

You love them so much and things are great. Then you get the call that you had been dreading. Things are going to be different now and you wish that things were so different. Life will be harder but you must be strong and do what you love. Making music will keep you strong.

Glenn Godfrey is terrific on ‘I Wish‘ (Official Lyric Video) as this is a difficult topic to deal with. This is a lovely indie song with lots of layers full of wonderful vocals and the delivery is flawless. A fine effort indeed from the UK singer.

Click here for the YouTube page.

Here is the Facebook link.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen