Hembree’s new single, Had It All, is a nostalgia-inducing dance jam. The Kansas City band is proving that the slow simmer is worth their while; gaining radio traction, putting in the legwork touring and opening for the likes of Cold War Kids, Elvis Costello and Phoenix.
Continuing Dirty Soups series of occasional podcasts, Watchable’s Theo Delaney met up with musician and composer, Steve Nieve. In a career spanning more than 30 years, Nieve has been a key member of Elvis Costello and the Attractions, playing keyboard instruments on most of Costello's seminal work.
Check out Bad Boys Need Love Too, from Bahamas' forthcoming album, Earthtones – it's fast becoming one of our favourite tracks over at Dirty Soup.
Alice Phoebe Lou has been called “Berlin’s best-kept secret”, but we have a feeling she won’t be holding this title for much longer. Over at Dirty Soup, we're thrilled to have been ahead of the curve, placing Alice’s song “She” over the end credits of Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story, which has earned her a place on the shortlist for the Academy Awards in the Best Original Song category.
Bedouine’s self-titled release has been one of 2017’s musical treasures; subtle and sweetly melodic, it's a true folk gem. Syrian born Azniv Korkejian's debut captures the clarity found in the singer-songwriters of the 60s, artfully melding it with the best of 70s country, finishing with her own breezy twist. The resulting sound is nostalgic without falling into the trap of saccharine cliché.