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Posts Tagged ‘Catherine Askew’

An Interview with Mina Tindle and Review of Debut Album Taranta

The French songstrel wows with a thoroughly unique collection of brilliant folk pop songs... find out wht makes her tick.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Mina Tindle 'To Carry Many Small Things' by Gilly Rochester
Mina Tindle 'To Carry Many Small Things' by Gilly Rochester.

Mina Tindle Taranta by Chloe Giordano
Mina Tindle's Taranta by Chloe Giordano.

French folk pop singer Mina Tindle has a deceptively girly voice: sweet and high. But don't be fooled: the songs on her debut album Taranta come with strong sentiments and instantly hummable melodies whilst videos reveal her to be a saucy minx. From the jaunty tones of To Carry Small Things to the softly rolling guitar pickings of Echo and the minimal chords of Henry, the whole album is a very individual delight. And her story is an inspiring one indeed.

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An interview with The Finger Band: self-releasing debut album I Don’t Believe My Eyes

The Finger Band self-release their debut album from Thessaloniki in Greece on March 15th 2012. It's an anthemic, new wave influenced wonder, with lyrics that reflect tough times, and so much more.

Written by Amelia Gregory

The Finger Band with Lia by Madeleine Lithvall. When the singer of The Finger Band got in touch with me a few weeks ago to share their new single I […]

Meet Submotion Orchestra, a new musical collective from Leeds

Leeds based musical collective Submotion Orchestra release the beautiful debut album Finest Hour in June 2011, mixing elements of jazz, dubstep and soul.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Submotion Orchestra by Clive McFarland. Submotion Orchestra are a Leeds based seven piece who fuse jazz, purchase dubstep and soul: a modern day musical collective in the style of those […]

Pick Me Up Contemporary Graphic Art Fair 2011: Mokita Symposium

A panel of seven men sat down to answer the questions: Is commerce the only real context for illustration? Illustrator as Author, new paradigm or death of the discipline? and Do we need a theory of illustration? But what I wanted to know was: where were all the women in this discussion?

Written by Amelia Gregory

amos_plastic_workshop_london-portrait James Jarvis spoke at Mokita, approved where he was asked to address the role of illustration in commerce. The insights below have been put together from comments he made […]

London Fashion Week A/W 2011 Catwalk Review: Jean-Pierre Braganza (by Amelia)

Jean-Pierre Braganza presented new A/W 2011 collection Positronyx at Northumberland House on Friday 18th February 2011. Powerful. Amazonian. Wonderful...

Written by Amelia Gregory

thumb emilio Emilio de la Morena LFW A/W 2011 Collection: Illustration by Faye West Apparently Emilio de la Morena has lengthened his silhouette. His pieces are now touching, viagra sale […]