Listen: Mumford and Son’s cover Alt-J’s ‘Tessellate’

Alt-J made quite the first impression with their critically acclaimed debut album An Awesome Wave. Even though they haven’t been around too long, they’ve already made enough of a name for themselves to attract the attention of some big names, the most recent of which being popular folk band Mumford and Sons. Click here to [...]

Jimmy Cliff to Release Studio Album ‘REBIRTH’ on July 17th, Download First Single “One More”

Jimmy Cliff- Rebirth

It would be fair to say that Jimmy Cliff was integral in my coming of age. Well, let me be more specific.  I first became aware of this reggae legend after hearing “Shelter of Your Love” in the movie Cocktail and I’ve been a fan of Cliff, Elisabeth Shue, and waterfall skinny dipping in Jamaica [...]

Adrian Edmondson & the Bad Shepherds Live – Darwin Suite, Derby 11/12/2011

Ade Mandola Head Shot

There’s something rather heartwarming about being part of a small crowd that has no discernible demographic. The young, the old and the middling – mingling in anticipation. In a small second-floor room in the middle of Derby city centre, the some 300 people had all the buzz and none of the body odor that comes [...]

Interview with Deftones’ Abe Cunningham


Over the years Deftones have released a number B-sides and rarities. And in support of “Record Store Day”  the band released all of their covers on vinyl. A small pressing of 5000 “Covers” were released on April 16th at independent music stores. Currently the band is headlining the Diamond Eyes tour which made it’s way [...]