In 2015 Emmanuel Nwamadi secured his spot on BBC’s The Voice, the show that would radiate his talent to some 8.5 million viewers. The UK press herald him as having a ‘soulful voice’ likened to ‘Seal’ and ‘Barry White’, but the artist himself felt otherwise and rather misunderstood. Taking a few minutes out of his […]

Released in 1995, Glory Box by Portishead is a real sultry classic. Searching for equality in a relationship and yearning to be a partner’s everything – this song cries out for a man to let a woman have a moment of taking charge. I just love the ethereal tempo, with the ravishing guitar striking through, […]

After years of rumours, Apple have finally confirmed that they are to dissolve iTunes and create a new Music App. Launched in 2001, record labels and artists welcomed the now iconic product which saw the death of illegal file-sharing programmes like Napster and Limewire. Announced at the Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC), Apple’s plans are to […]

Milly Pye is back with new mischievous and catchy song ‘Boys Are Drugs’, with an equally thrilling honey-trap video. The cliche song focuses on the emotions of a new relationship, the female being drawn in and totally losing themselves in the process – only to become hurt after discovering their beau is only after sex […]

Italian Composer and Fashion Designer Luca Dimoon releases latest video to ‘Mad World’ a cover of the Tears for Fears hit. Luca, who in the past re-worked the Stylistics song ‘People Make The World Go Round’ – a track available on his album Telescope – is known for releasing world-conscious music. Be sure that when […]

Last year Musicvein caught a ripple from Oxfordshire band Little Brother Eli. That ripple soon turned into a wave down south as the outfit smashed out hit after hit, bringing in a tidal wave of fans. Embarking on the release of their first Live Album this month, Musicvein had to catch up with the band […]

Adam Deitch: drums, percussion | Adam ‘Shmeeans’ Smirnoff: guitar Erick ‘Jesus’ Coomes: bass | Ryan Zoidis: alto, baritone, tenor sax, Korg X-911Eric ‘Benny’ Bloom: trumpet, horns | Nigel Hall: vocals, Hammond B-3, Rhodes, clavinet, keyboards Thinking of the salad, lettuce is a wispy piece of air in desperate need of dressing or an assortment of […]