We live in a century of superstars “from a neighboring courtyard,” from Ed Sheeran and Ben Howard to Khozier, who is currently tearing away to the full on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean.
Niall Doherty traveled to New York to find out what makes this humble Irish singer unstoppable.
Troubadours come to power! Take a look at the album charts for the last six months and you will see them in the TOP-20, with their emotional hymns and names that evoke the memory of some school friend: Ed Sheeran, George Ezra, Ben Howard, James Bay. These sensitive young people are currently the stars of Britain’s largest music scene – honest white guys who write serious songs about their feelings, even if they don’t feel part of this scene. Because they are on their own. Continue reading
In recent years, everyone has already managed to say goodbye to Blur: quietly say “bye” or roaring “Parklife!” And what did the members of the group do when everyone was already resigned to the fact that nothing more should be expected from them? They took and resumed musical activity. And they released a great album, The Magic Whip.
Daniel Koch met with Alex James and Graham Coxon to find out how it happened.
You don’t feel that you are really ** ali? What was the pain of separation, the burden of which you have borne all these years? For example, when on June 28, 2009, at the Glastonbury festival, about 90,000 people stood for almost 2 hours listening to the musicians, they squealed Tender until they stupefied, Continue reading
“Decadence” – a fashionable club town on the Admiralty Embankment.
Tables, a bar, a cozy scene in a wall niche, midgets – waiters’ assistants. Recently, LUNAR DOGS have often performed here – big hunters of the British beat and rhythm and blues. They play their songs in the same spirit, and for the sake of pleasure – BEATLES, ROLLING STONES, BLUR, RADIOHEAD. They are charming and respectful professionals, preparing to become stars. Step by step, club by club, clip by clip.
FUZZ Can’t get your audience with your material?
Nikita Kozlov: Do we need this ourselves? Not sure. We just recorded a debut album for a very long time. A little tired. In addition, this club is a small playground. Continue reading