Yael Naim, the Parisian born, Franco-Israeli singer-songwriter has had an interesting and diverse music career. Her ethereal vocals and soulful, upbeat sounds have been a mainstay of her music, with track New Soul shooting her to global fame by featuring in Apple's Macbook Pro advertisement in 2008. With the release of new record NightSongs on the horizon and an apparent shift … [Read more...] about Yael Naim Interview: Motivations, new music and ‘that’ advert.
Temple of Void are back with their crushing third full-length record, The World That Was. Vinyl Chapters sat down with guitarist Alex Awn to discuss the new record and all things Temple of Void. The World That Was really ticks all the boxes. The musicianship is top class, as are the vocals. Are you happy with how the album turned out? It’s definitely the best … [Read more...] about Temple of Void Interview: Big riffs, big influences, and a busy year ahead.
Happy Valentines Day music lovers! What better way to spend the day than sitting down with your other half and listening to our favourite tracks of the week? Below we have four tracks covering soul, rock, indie and pop to get your heart pumping. As always, click on the pics to have a little listen! Cap’n Marble - Loneliest Friend Cap’n Marble is a basement … [Read more...] about New Music Fridays – 14th February 2020
Vinyl Chapters speaks to Pet Shimmers about their new album Face Down in Meta, how they record as a band, and what we can expect from them going forward. First off, congrats on the release of Face Down in Meta. As you already know, Vinyl Chapters reviewed it, loved it, and gave it a 5/5. As musicians, how happy are you with the way that the album turned out? Firstly, … [Read more...] about Pet Shimmers Interview: Recording, live shows and Chinese restaurants
As you all know by now, Friday at Vinyl Chapters HQ means an update of our Spotify playlist and the release of this week's New Music Fridays! We have an indie-laden vibe this week with a bit of retro-soul thrown in for good measure. Check out the tracks below by clicking on the pics. Enjoy! Crystal Cities - Could You Love Me Again Sydney based Dream-rockers … [Read more...] about New Music Fridays – 7th February 2020
Vinyl Chapters looks into the intriguing world of vinyl-only labels, picking 5 of the most interesting and discovering the types of music they release. On the face of things, vinyl-only record labels are a rare breed. This is until you really start digging down into it. You might think that vinyl-only labels are tiny independents, often for underground electronic and dance … [Read more...] about 5 Vinyl Only Labels You Should Check Out