Tag Archives: Swim Deep

Review // Troumaca – ‘The Grace’

    In the past year or so, Birmingham seems to have had a thing for spawning hipster-boybands: four or five blokes that look like they have tumbled through Beyond Retro’s sale rail and come out the other end singing … Continue reading

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Review // Swim Deep – ‘Where The Heaven Are We’

  Debut album, Where The Heaven Are We, from Birmingham-based indie pop four-piece, Swim Deep, is every bit the guitar-driven, jangling and jovial explosion of evocative harmonies and deep, instrumental layering, for which 7 track debut EP, ‘Sun On My Back’, paved … Continue reading

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Introducing // Death At Sea

  Death At Sea are the latest band to sign to Jen Long’s / Transgressive’s baby label Kissability. They’re from Liverpool and released their single ‘Drag’ last month which has set them up to become hotly tipped for big things … Continue reading

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Review // Swim Deep @ The Sebright Arms

  Packing out Hackney’s Sebright Arms to the point where people are being turned away at the door mustn’t be any bad thing, especially when it’s your first headline gig. Last Thursday seemed to bring anyone who was anyone together … Continue reading

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Leah’s Playlists // October

Settled back in to the daily life of hard graft yet? No, me neither! Despite avoiding freshers week with all my might and saving myself for this weekends UNREAL Warehouse Project line-up, I’ve still managed to get flu from all … Continue reading

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Freedom Spark Mixtapes // #3

Sorry for the HUGE wait again on my new mixtape. I’ve been busy, busy, busy. Here it is anyway; it features music from Doldrums, Friends, Giraffage, Disclosure & more! LURVE IT / SHARE IT / DOWNLOAD IT ETC… Download it … Continue reading

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Review // The Great Escape

  Last weekend, music fans and music industry professionals ascended upon the South East Coast for Brighton’s Great Escape Festival for the sixth time since it started in 2006. Here’s a day by day review of the bands that I … Continue reading

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Interview // Swim Deep

  It’s Valentine’s Day and I am a little tipsy in The Macbeth. I am sat on a table upstairs with three boys (living the dream) who go by the collective name Swim Deep whilst a drunk hipster murders Pulp’s … Continue reading

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Freedom Spark Radio // Show 15

  Show 15 of Freedom Spark Radio with Katie and Oli. This week’s show features music from Tezeo, Swim Deep, Lucky Paul, Saskatchewan, Weird Dreams, Saint Etienne and many more. Download it below:   Freedom Spark Radio Show 15  

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Leah’s Playlists // January

Happy holidays y’all! 2011 has been a rough ride, we’ve seen evil dictators overthrown (I heard someone using ‘gadaffii’d’ as a verb in non-ironic conversation the other day), rioters destroy our cities (wasn’t THAT fun whilst I was being a typical tourist … Continue reading

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