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Review of debut album Last Smoke Before The Snowstorm and interview with Benjamin Francis Leftwich

The debut album of York based singer songwriter Benjamin Francis Leftwich is a romantic delight, perfect for a lazy summer's day...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Benjamin Francis Leftwich by Sam Parr
Benjamin Francis Leftwich by Sam Parr.

He's got a beautiful lilting voice and a way with words that belies his age: meet romantic new singer songwriter Benjamin Francis Leftwich of York. It all started with an invitation from Jo Whiley to play at her Little Noise Session at the Union Chapel back in 2010. Plaudits followed and soon his debut album Last Smoke Before The Snowstorm was being produced by Ian Grimble, tadalafil who has worked with Mumford & Sons. He'll be at a plethora of festivals this summer including Truck Festival and then he's got a headline tour starting in September.

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Free Music Friday!

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Written by Cari Steel

Lail Arad We are going to try something a bit different and new today. In the spirit of it being a sunny summers afternoon on the best day of the […]

John Grant – Queen of Denmark – Album Review

Religious family? Check. Gay? Check. Ex-drug and alcoholic addict? Check. Attempted suicide? Check. ABBA fan? Check. Welcome, to the colourful world of John Grant.

Written by Kat Phan

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Rufus Wainwright – All Days are Nights: Songs for Lulu – Album Review

A sombre and bewitching back-to-basics musical outing, best experienced after dark…

Written by Kat Phan

The first time I encountered Rufus Wainwright was at the O2 Wireless Festival in Hyde Park five years ago after a friend had cajoled me into joining her for a […]

Ana Silvera – Hometown – Single Review

Singer-songwriter's debut single is a ballad that reaches out for the past., delicate, fragile and beautiful

Written by Ian Steadman

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Laura Marling – I Speak Because I Can – Album Review

It's a welcome return for the precociously talented Laura Marling, with a second album of dark and ambitious compositions that belie her young age

Written by Nina Joyce

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Sparky Deathcap – Interview

Quirky singer-songwriter Sparky Deathcap, a man as comfortable spinning folky yarns and knocking up a caricature

Written by Eleanor Whalley

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frYars – Dark Young Hearts

An Album Review

Written by Katie Weatherall

22 year old Luciano Scherer is truly dedicated to his cause. Working 8-10 hours a day, more about 7 days week, he produces paintings, sculptures and animation until his back […]

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Written by Gareth David

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Music Listings: 3rd August- 8th August

Gigs of the Week, Monday, Tuesday, Music Days!

Written by Roisin Conway

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Secret Garden Party, Cambridgeshire, 24th-26th July 2009

Written by Chloe Stead

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Music Listings: 20th- 25th July

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Written by Roisin Conway

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Antony and the Johnsons: Live Review

Manchester International Festival, 2-19 July 2009

Written by Simon Edgar Lord

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Hale-lujah! A Meeting with Ian M.Hale

Interview with Ian M. Hale, London

Written by Bill Williams

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Get Lathered- Soap Box with The Agitator at the Amersham Arms

Soap Box, The Amersham Arms, New Cross

Written by Chloe Stead

Art Against Knives 4th-5th May 2009 The creme de la creme of East London’s artists and designers come together for Art Against Knives: a 2 day event and exhibition to […]


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Written by Richard Hanscomb

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Written by Jenny Stevens

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Andrew Bird, St Giles in the Fields, Nov 20th 2008

Written by Jenny Stevens

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