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Review

Finding the ‘Light’ at the End of the Tunnel

Lyra Star’s newest single, ‘Light’, is one of the most original songs of the year. A mix of pop, folk, and new-age, it is something special.

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Featured Review

Kelly’s Lot Brings Folk into the Fold with “Hurricane”

‘Hurricane’ is the latest track from Kelly’s Lot. Inspired by Hurricane Florence, this is one folk track that will stay with you.

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Resurrection Fern Braves The Waters With Brand-New Single “Siren”

Newcomer indie folk singer-songwriter Resurrection Fern takes the unconventional route of taking her live performances into laptops, televisions, and mobile phones of fans all over the world.  Through the growing platform of Twitch.tv this has made this all possible. For the past 3 years, Fern’s channel, twitch.tv/resurrectionfern has been the forefront of this pioneering movement.  […]

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Interview

IBG Interview – 8 Questions With… Life As Mary

For a songwriter, a song idea can come to you at any moment. Even after a break of 15 years, the musical ideas still remain in the mind. Our recent find Life As Mary is back to create the thing she loves. We caught up with Life As Mary for a deeper look into her […]

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Music You Should Know Review

‘EVERYTHING ELSE IS NOISE’ SEES THE RETURN OF THE QUIET HOUNDS

2011 saw Quiet Hounds release their debut EP Southern Charm. With it, they showcased their passion for music by creating a collection of songs with an irresistible charm. Since then, the band have continued to maintain control of their art by remaining independent. As a result, they have gone from strength to strength and has […]

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Review

Mark Mathews Puts the Fizz in Folk with Upcoming EP

The recipe for success has long been an elusive formula to dreamers and doers alike. Abstract by nature and open to interpretation, there is frequent debate surrounding the vast and varying means to go about achieving one’s goals. Though a tangible guide to greatness has yet to be composed, perhaps the one key ingredient that […]

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JR Green Gear Up For New EP with “Technicolour Native”

Mumford and Sons only wish they could rival the indie twang that the Scottish duo JR Green possess. Their latest single, “Technicolour Native,” takes you into a lush bowerly dreamscape that you can’t escape. JR Green is with you at every twist and turn in your very own wilderness. While you’re battling through adversity in […]

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Lizzy V Brings Smiles with “Faces”

Dutch singer-songwriter Lizzy V started writing music when she was ten years old; yet even now her new single “Faces” contains the same childlike joy and happiness. These feelings are contagious.  The catchy, acoustic song follows Lizzy V falling in love with a face in a crowd. As she walks around hundreds of people, she can’t stop thinking about […]