Two Door Cinema Club

This enchanting Northern Irish band comprising of Alex Trimble, Sam Halliday and Kevin Baird has added a fresh dimension to my everyday playlist.  The name alone, which is based on Halliday’s mispronunciation of a local theatre called Tudor, is testament to the band’s salaciously creative music. Two Door Cinema Club is a bona fide Indie Rock but fans…

Wishing Further By Justine Pearce

I would never have thought that I would find such talent nestled in the inter-web. Millions of people post on and listen to songs on You-Tube every day, yet I never thought I would come across something new, someone I was not searching for. To be honest, I did not make this discovery, rather a…

Night Visions: An Imagine Dragon Masterpiece

By Chad Keates Night Visions is the debut album of the American Rock band called Imagine Dragons. It took the music scene by storm with platinum certifications in Canada, Austria, Portugal and the USA. Their music is a concoction of alternative and indie rock with a dash of dubstep, folk, hip-hop and pop for flavour.…

Crystal Castles: The Source of all Power

By Kerryn Chegwidden| Ethan Kath and Alice Glass are the duo of the unique dark-electro that is Crystal Castles. They are misfits who found each other by chance. Alice was a 15 year old run-away in an all-girl punk band. She was spitting beer at eyeballing men in the audience when Ethan spotted her. Her…

SA rock Veteran’s debut

SA rock veteran’s debut aKing: Dutch Courage (2008) Rhythm Records Indie Rock aKing is a melodic indie rock band from Bellville in Cape Town, South Africa and some might say that this affects my opinion of their music. The truth is, it does. There is nothing I like more than to see South Africa and…

Oh my Lorde

By Kuvaniah Moodley The 2013, 17 year old tries their utmost to become the perfect slave to a generic, materialistic world. They adopt an attitude of ‘pseudo Swag,’ become stupefied by the concept of the ‘in’ and go out of their way to become followers of clichéd pop cultured references. They call themselves hipsters, in…