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... Continue Reading →
Westgate, Oxford, and Little Brother Eli spent an intimate evening with a small Backseat Becky's crowd. Entering the brightly, pastel-coloured Breakfast Club diner, with sumptuous wafts of waffles, chicken wings and sweet potatoes in the air, the instructions were to head behind the SMEG fridge. Feeling a sense of illicit intrigue, I pulled back the... Continue Reading →
Last year I received a few emails from a 4-piece Oxford rock band 'Little Brother Eli', now I do listen to everything that comes in to Musicvein and in honesty I wasn't so taken by their music - it was good but the balance of the band wasn't quite there.
Listening to a couple of tracks it felt like the guitars and drums were the main focus, the lead singer's voice and lyrics were a little lost behind it all.
Recently the band hit me up with their singles 'Our Kind of Love' and 'Wait for You' - STOP PRESS! You got to be kidding me! This couldn't be the same band! but sure enough Little Brother Eli had tweaked their sound and it literally blew my wig off!