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Introducing... David Hopkins #RecordStoreDay

Our final artist to showcase today as part of our #RecordStoreDay ten new artists to share is David Hopkins. He has been in music for a very long time as part of bands Lir and Bombay Heavy as well as working with The Who and Damien Rice. 79 more words

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Introducing... Bent Denim #RecordStoreDay

I do love a depressing, weary, miserable track and Bent Denim has that weary tone down to a touch. That empty feeling that vaporwave consists of gives way to something more indie pop tinged but more intimate and twilight houred. 52 more words

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Introducing... The Mu Tones #RecordStoreDay

A little bit of grungy garage punk for you as part of the ten new artists to discover on Record Store Day here on Higher Plain Music, The Mu Tones are brand new and based in North West England. 40 more words

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Introducing... Noel Griffin #RecordStoreDay

Noel Griffin very modestly said recently he feels he has upgraded himself from bedroom musician to loft producer but it undermines his talents. His cinematic take on electronica is both visual, futuristic and alien to listen to. 63 more words

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Author Interview with Anna Quinn

Reader and Writer Friends!

Today, we’ll be interviewing the amazing Anna Quinn and discussing her debut novel The Night Child, which released in January with Blackstone Publishing! 1,062 more words

Writing

Introducing... Sleepspent #RecordStoreDay

Sleepspent are a new indie rock trio preparing to release their first EP next month. Their lead songwriter Austin North cites The Cure and The Smith’s as influences but when adding in Cecelia on bass and Josh on on drums, it takes that type of rock and pushes it more towards something shoegazery and dreampop like. 46 more words

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Into the Spotlight - Celebrating Equality and Diversity

Several weeks ago the lovely Angela on You Are Awesome blog wrote about finding herself in the spotlight unexpectedly and how it affected her.  Now granted she was propelled into blog superstardom with her “Discovery” and my experience that I mentioned to her was on a somewhat different scale, but it did literally involve a spotlight! 1,744 more words

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