Album Review: Gravity by Matt Bianco

Like the finest aged cognac Matt Bianco's music has developed an air of elegance and superiority evident in the band's new album 'Gravity'. Encompassing a heavyweight rhythm ensemble, individually noted for backing up artists like Natalie Cole, Jamie Cullum, George Benson, Sting and Jamiroquai - 'Gravity' is the jazz renaissance album we've been waiting for. … Continue reading Album Review: Gravity by Matt Bianco

Festival Fever: Glastonbury

With Festival season on the horizon you’ll be spoiled for choice as to which one to spend your hard earned cash on! So to make it easier, Musicvein caught up with readers to find out about their experiences and advice for Festival Newbies. Glastonbudget – Fri 26th May to Sun 28th May Tribute festival held in […]

Gig Review: Ady Suleiman Live at Rescue Rooms Nottingham

If you were to ask a bunch of under 30 year old gig goers what music genre they were into, the general consensus would be Indie, Chart music, Rock, RnB, the alternative would say Reggae, Hip-hop very few would say Acid Jazz but when I went to Ady Suleiman's show in Nottingham - I was … Continue reading Gig Review: Ady Suleiman Live at Rescue Rooms Nottingham

Review: Ady Suleiman ‘This Is My EP’

Since the release of Ady Sulieman's 2015 debut basically entitled 'This Is My EP' I've not been able to stop listening to it every car journey. But whilst the EPs title may seem simple, the social awareness and complexity of lyrics held on the 4 tracks are of another level. Listening is almost like entering … Continue reading Review: Ady Suleiman ‘This Is My EP’

Musicvein Interviews And This Is Max

Last month I posted the EP 'Nowadays' by French Soul group And This Is Max. Like me, you guys were instantly digging their sound and eager to know just who they are and what they're all about...well not one to disappoint, Musicvein caught up with lead singer Raphaël Hiribarne, here's what went down. Musicvein: Who … Continue reading Musicvein Interviews And This Is Max

Dress Code – Camera Soul

Let me start by simply saying, What do you get when you mix together the Bee Gees, Incognito, Earth Wind & Fire, Brand New Heavies, The James Taylor Quartet and Jamiroquai? and the answer is an Italian super group called Camera Soul! Since the birth of this new band - under the tender care of Piero and … Continue reading Dress Code – Camera Soul

Joel Compass To Work With Rita Ora – Interview at NCS Yes Live

Hot off the stage and surging with excitement, I caught up with Joel Compass at last Saturday's NCS Yes Live gig in London. I get the low down on what's he's doing, his involvement with NCS and an exclusive on who's he's working with next. MV: Thanks for taking the time out to do this … Continue reading Joel Compass To Work With Rita Ora – Interview at NCS Yes Live

Camera Soul: Words Don’t Speak

The wind and rain may be battering Britain, but in my household there's nothing by sunshine and warm feelings brought on by the music of a group of Italian musicians - collectively known as 'Camera Soul' (or Soul Room in english). Formed by highly respected artists and brothers, Piero & Pippo Lombardo, 'Camera Soul' is … Continue reading Camera Soul: Words Don’t Speak