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Art Show

Sometimes the opportunity of an art show can spur you into action. I was sent an email from a local gallery, The Beecroft Art Gallery, with details of a new art show in my town, Southend, Essex, UK. 152 more words

The wonderful world of transatlantic troubadour Matthew Battle

“Some time ago, Matthew Battle packed his bags, said goodbye to sunny Leigh-on-Sea and relocated to even sunnier Colombia. Taking with him 400 million instruments, a wealth of influences and his wild imagination, he has been dropping nuggets of lo-fi goodness ever since. 158 more words

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Single Review - The Horrors - Machine

The Horrors are hard to define. The Essex quintet rooted their sound in Shoegaze Psychedelia and Pop from their 2011 album Skying and their fourth album Luminous from 2014. 225 more words



The Trusted have already had a very busy year. This exclusive new video for ‘Sunlight‘ is the indie band’s third of the year. It’s a step back from the frenetic tempo we’ve come accustomed to from these young lads, but emotive relaxed qualities of Tom Cunningham’s voice shine through is this different framework. 90 more words

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Charlie Wallis teams up with EMRE to Coast into a new direction with this summer anthem

Charlie Wallis is incredibly popular on the local Open Mic scene. His delicate but passionate voice makes him stand out with his unique brand of folk stylings. 75 more words

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The Horrors return after 3 years to rage against the Machine

“Can you believe that The Horrors are now 12 years old? Time flies when you’re evolving from a anarchic garage band into a shoegazing new wave phenomenon. 116 more words

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Beach Quest 1

We decided to go check out this beach, as it is about 1 hour away from our house.  Now to go to a beach which is only 1 hour away is a good thing. 204 more words