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Speak Easy Circus [Interview]

Who inspired you to make music?  We all come from different musical backgrounds so we all have different musical inspirations. For example, the moment I (Jack – guitar/vocals) knew that I wanted to play the guitar for the first time was when my Dad put on ‘Appetite for Destruction’ in the car when I was […]

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Subliminal Landmines [Interview]

Who inspired you to make music? What really inspired all of us to want to make music is definitely type of music we grew up on such as Green Day, Blink-182, Alkaline Trio, Rancid, and many more. Most of all though, we thoroughly enjoy writing and playing music that everyone can enjoy. There’s no better […]

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Ade Fabola [Interview]

Who inspired you to make music?  My music inspiration has come in a few different forms over the years. Growing up, I remember there was a lot of Reggae music around, as well as lots of western pop and West African highlife music. In terms of what made me think about getting into music, there […]

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‘Idle Chaos: Part 12’ (Kahina) [Original Series]

Kahina opened her eyes and took a laboured breath in of the dry, stale air. The chipped stone that had been her bed for the last few days left her body aching, but she pushed herself up into a sitting position, pressing her lips tightly together to suppress any cries of pain. It took her […]

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‘Sick of Losing Soulmates’ by Dodie Clark [Cover]

I posted a video a while ago of me covering ‘Sick of Losing Soulmates’ by Dodie Clark of the Blind Thought YouTube channel and realised that I never actually shared it on the blog. So here it is if you want to give it a listen! Lyrics [Verse 1]What a strange being you areGod knows […]

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The Last Element [Interview]

Who inspired you to make music? That would be life, simple as that, a lot of emotions arise from the daily, when I write lyrics it’s always inspired by real life events that I go through, some I’ve been through and some are happening, but mostly I just write what pops up in my head. […]

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Tony Benn [Interview]

Who inspired you to make music? My first memory of being inspired by a musician was seeing a one man band busker playing away on the street with his band of puppets. I was 9 or 10 and I was mesmerised ! What is your creative process like? Do you start with lyrics? Instruments? Concept? […]

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Toshin [Interview]

 Who inspired you to make music? Many artists have inspired my musical journey but Aretha Franklin and Tank and the Banga’s have definitely had a massive part in pushing me to make music, especially the type of music I’m writing today.  What is your creative process like? Do you start with lyrics? Instruments? Concept? It […]

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Freedivers [Interview]

Who inspired you to make music?   Each of us has a different story of how he got to music and by whom he was inspired. In my case, a large part of that inspiration was Nirvana. For [their] music and for all that [they] represent in the history of 20th century music. What is your […]

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Arcadian Haze [Interview]

Who inspired you to make music? I think as a band we’ve all been brought up to love ‘good songs’ regardless of what genre it is which is why we have a wide range of influences and tend to fuse all kind of genres into one whilst always keeping it ‘Arcadian Haze’. To name a […]