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Olivia Dean makes a gorgeous comeback with new single ‘Danger’

Olivia Dean’s latest single ‘Danger’ is a beautifully crafted homage to the simultaneous risk and liberation of falling in love with someone who might be just right for you. Her smooth, clean vocals possess a timeless quality which undoubtedly confirm her as one of the UK’s most thrilling voices.  The 23-year-old hailing from East London […]

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Thee Sacred Souls debut album blends classic soul with a modern twist 

In late August, San Diego trio Thee Sacred Souls released their much anticipated self-titled ‘LP’ and it has become an earworm for soul fans the world over. Produced by Daptone records co-founder Gabriel Roth, this album is a warm and layered record which fuses the sweet 60s sounds of Sam Cooke with the 70s R&B […]

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Gabriels Angels and Queens – Part 1 Review

Hot off their triumphant debut at Glastonbury, Gabriels has delivered on part one of their highly anticipated debut album. Angels & Queens-Pt 1 was released on September 30th as a seven track starter before the rest of the album is due to come out in March 2023. The group, made up of Jacob Lusk, Ryan […]

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Rediscovering gems: the timeless charm of Sade

 During the past few months, I, like many, have been in search of musical solace: enter Sade. The captivating Nigerian-born British singer and her eponymous band have provided many moments of peace, quiet and clarity during the uncertainty and turbulence of a third lockdown. Combining soul, smooth jazz and sophisti-pop, Sade provide aurally exquisite sounds […]

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Soul

⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ 5 stars As 2021 dawns, it marks just over 25 years since Pixar’s first animated feature – Toy Story (1995). It’s been a rollercoaster since then, as the studio have outdone themselves over and over, the quality of their films growing alongside the fidelity of computer animation. You could argue […]

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Interview with Zak Abel

Zak Abel is a young musician, currently on tour with Kwabs. When I interviewed him, he was walking from room to room at a GP in London to search for an elusive Wifi signal. LGG: So you’ve been on tour with Kwabs for a few shows now, where have you been? ZA: Manchester, Birmingham and […]