posts tagged: British Music Scene

Think of England

by Bear’s Den off their debut album Islands. So I was listening to BBC Radio1 when Greg James, superbly awesome DJ extraordinaire plays this song that sounds a little like Snow Patrol and the Lumineers all wrapped into a neat little trio … Keep Reading…

Music to Love: Thinking Out Loud

And I’m thinking ’bout how people fall in love in mysterious ways Maybe just the touch of a hand Well, me I fall in love with you every single day And I just wanna tell you I am. ~Ed Sheeran … Keep Reading…

Sharing Some Love for “I See Fire”

I’m a little late posting this….    But still wanted to share some new music love for one of my favorite artists Ed Sheerann.  (By the way – thanks to BBC Radio Scotland — I knew of Ed Sheeran in … Keep Reading…

The 1975

Uhmmmm – I love this self titled album by the UK group The 1975!! They’ve got a fun, indie-pop sound with catchy beats you’ll want to put on shuffle and crank up the volume. There are sixteen tracks and I … Keep Reading…

Missed Music Monday–Help Me Lose My Mind

Talk to me and watch me crumble, You will see me come undone. (Lyrics from Help Me Lose My Mind by Disclosure) I totally missed posting this last Tuesday…. The official release day for Disclosure’s awesome single, Help Me Lose … Keep Reading…

Song of the Week Featuring Gabrielle Aplin’s The Power of Love

Thank you BBC1 for turning me on to yet another amazing British artist.  This time it’s solo artist Gabrielle Aplin with the song The Power of Love.  Seriously – both the song and video are chill-inducing.  What the heck is … Keep Reading…

Music I Love: London Grammar

Oh I am in LOVE, LOVE, LOVE with the indie UK trio, London Grammar!!  Lead vocalist Hannah Reid has a voice that will totally remind you of Florence Welch and every single track I’ve heard is amazing.  Their new album … Keep Reading…

Finally, it’s here…

Today marked the U.S. release of Our Version of Events by Emeli Sandé. It’s fifteen songs of awesome!!!  And get this — I downloaded the MP3 album from Amazon for $5.  Right – $5.  What are you waiting for?  Go … Keep Reading…

Brit Artist of the Week – Discopolis

While listening to BBC Radio Scotland for my daily dose of Scottish immersion, I heard a cool song that I think you’ll enjoy by Discopolis.  They are an “electro-indie” band that hails from Edinburgh.  Their latest song, “Zenithopia” was released … Keep Reading…

Brit Artist of the Week–Ed Sheeran

Last week Ed Sheeran won the Best Male Solo Artist at the Brit Awards.  His performance of his hit song “Lego House” was masterful.    If you’ve never seen the official video for “Lego House” you’ll want to check it out.  … Keep Reading…