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Posts Tagged ‘The Maccabees’

An interview with James Levy and review of Pray To Be Free by James Levy and the Blood Red Rose

Singer songwriter James Levy has created a beautiful album of songs duetting with Allison Pierce. Pray To Be Free is out soon on Heavenly Recordings.

Written by Amelia Gregory

James Levy by Natalia Nazimek (Nhtlee)
James Levy & Allison Pierce by Natalia Nazimek aka Nhtlee.

James Levy may need something of an introduction, but his cohort Allison Pierce has already risen to fame as one half of The Pierces (read my welcome back interview here). Not that James Levy hasn't paid his dues… after touring extensively in the mid 2000s with his previous band Levy he almost kicked it all in before deciding to make one last ditch attempt with his music. Picking over an extensive songwriting back catalogue he chose the best tracks and enlisted Allison to duet with him. The result is a richly satisfying album of songs that reek of infidelity and betrayal: James Levy's throaty growl is perfectly complemented by Allison's honeyed vocals on tunes which whisper of folk, old school romance, big band and country influences.… read more

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An interview with the charismatic front man of La Shark: Samuel Geronimo Deschamps

La Shark have toured with Paloma Faith, run a nightclub in Deptford and collaborated with Brasilian musician Cibelle. Get the low down on current activities in this interview with front man Samuel Geronimo Deschamps

Written by Aimee O'Neill

La Shark by Emmi Ojala. If you’re living in the doldrums, cheapest drugs London based band La Shark may be just the cure for your bored eardrums. It’s been a […]

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Written by Georgie Van Kuyk

“To last you need to be real” – Edward G Robinson “This is quite a departure for us as we usually do not exhibit commercial art, website like this but […]

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Written by Michael Baggs

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