PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : BRITISH SEA POWER – BAD BOHEMIAN

Photo credit: Mayumi Hirata

One band that fulfilled the immense promise of the so-called ‘post-punk revival’ of the noughties – acclaimed UK rock outfit British Sea Power are back with the forthcoming LP Let The Dancers Inherit The Party out March 31st on Golden Chariot (via Caroline International).

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SEARCHING FOR ROCK AUTHENTICITY AT LANEWAY SINGAPORE 2017

Photo credit: Jazreel-Anne/Laneway Festival Singapore

Slowly but surely, Laneway Festival Singapore has been losing its guitar rock roots. When you consider that perhaps the most exciting year was 2012, when it was possible to enjoy the likes of The Horrors, Laura Marling, Feist and M83 all in one night, the 2017 line-up demonstrated how music trends had changed in four short years.

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THE LISTENING BOOTH | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : GARRETT PIERCE – DISTANT THOUGHT

Singer-songwriter Garrett Pierce specialises in folk songwriting that is literate and melodic, referencing the likes of Leonard Cohen, Paul Simon, and Joni Mitchell as influences. “Distant Thought” is the first glimpse music lovers get from his upcoming new album, Dusk, due on February 17th.

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