EP Review: Enterlude – Enterlude

Last May we said that Enterlude are a band capable of writing “absolutely huge tracks”, and their debut EP proves our point. Since their formation late last year, the quintet have really gone from strength to strength having owned their BurySOUND heat, supported Bessie Turner and played their biggest gig to date at The Apex. […]

TMB42 Spotlight: BAILEY

This month’s Spotlight feature is on the East’s own ‘elevating pop’ soloist BAILEY. When writing new music for his next musical project, having been performing locally, for twelve years, BAILEY wanted his tracks to be heard with a full band behind them. Unfortunately for him this didn’t work out due to other commitments, but this […]

History & Lore: Lights review

Cambridge’s History & Lore are back with their wonderful new EP Lights. Lights is a “culmination of four years of hard work and progression” and it’s clear that the band’s sound has massively evolved over this period of time. 2017 saw History & Lore release the awesome tracks When I’m Angry… and Turn, however these tracks seem a […]

Tundra: Life’s A Beach review

An EP that has been teased for quite a long time has lived up to the hype, Tundra’s second EP Life’s A Beach is a defining moment for Sudbury’s loveable punk trio. Having already had a mind-blowing start to 2018 with a surprise support slot with Yorkshire rockers Marmozets at Cambridge Junction in February, the band […]

Bessie Turner: 22:22 review

Bessie Turner proves why she is one of the most exciting new artists in the UK with her stunning debut EP 22:22, released on Don’t Try Records. Hailing from Ipswich, Turner had an extraordinary 2017 after uploading debut single Big Sleep to BBC Introducing, her extraordinary talents have been broadcast on national radio, playing live sets for […]

Track Review: The Glitter Shop – Sleep

Bury St Edmunds Rock City’s The Glitter Shop are back with another brilliant grunge-pop banger Sleep. Following on from the release of 2017’s ear worm of a track Fizz and the beautiful Alive, the trio are back with a bang with the sweet and dreamy Sleep. The track sees the band take inspiration from the likes of The XX […]

Justin Timberlake: Man of the Woods review

The long-awaited comeback record from US superstar Justin Timberlake is an interesting and bold move. Since releasing The 20/20 Experience records in 2013, JT has been on a musical hiatus, dabbling in the world of film and television with various cameos and leading roles. But his musical comeback has been a long time coming, and this record […]

Our East Anglian Songs of the Year

The music scene in the East is thriving, with bands from the area really hitting the big time this year. In this short segment, we look at our Top 10 tracks from East Anglia covering Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire! 10: Fick As Fieves – Label Us The three-piece band hailing from Aldeburgh really hit it […]

Record of the Year: Top 10

Here it is, our top 10 records of 2017, which by all accounts has been an absolutely incredible year for music! 10: Harry Styles – Harry Styles Without a doubt the most surprising record of 2017. Harry Styles, 1/5 of pop juggernauts One Direction, released his first solo record in early May, and it’s safe […]

Deep City: 15:16 record review

Deep City’s unique brand of indie pop makes this EP one of our instant favourites of 2017. A cooling presence on a marginally rock-dominated music scene  in East Anglia, Deep City’s fine talents in crafting mesmerisingly class indie pop tracks has gained many plaudits over the past few years. The band this year won the […]