Seafoam Green: Martin’s Garden

Seafoam Green: Martin’s Garden

Irish duo Seafoam Green, released a new album, Martin’s Garden, at the beginning of June that encompasses a whole range of musical styles, whilst ostensibly being under the Americana label. Muireann McDermott Long and Dave O’Grady, now based in Liverpool,...
Beats & Pieces Big Band: Ten

Beats & Pieces Big Band: Ten

Ten years is a long time in any circle. However, ten years in the world of music is something exponentially larger. Add to that the fact that Beats & Pieces Big Band, made up of fourteen musicians no less, have hit the decade milestone, and you start to see why...
Mary-Jess – Prayer To A Snowflake

Mary-Jess – Prayer To A Snowflake

At this time of year, it’s easy to write off music as tacky or overly-sentimental, especially when the shops are blasting out Slade and Chris de Burgh as though there’s been nothing new since the 70s. Thankfully, in Prayer To A Snowflake, UK-based...