Sŵn Festival 2013: Wednesday’s Band.

Band of the Day - Wolf Alice: Its Wednesday, here's another band - the band is Wolf Alice. Of course I jest, we're not yet that far into the Band of the Day bit that my beckoning spring of almost-wit has run dry. I actually came up with the perfect opening for this piece last [...]

On The Beat’s whistle stop tour of the past 3 months – Part One

Hello! We're back. Following a stressful couple of months of exam revision and essay writing we have returned like a phoenix from the ashes to keep you up to date with all things bright and beautiful in the world of music. So, we thought, what better way to bring you up to speed than to [...]

Every Particle – Scriber EP Launch

Way back in January we reviewed the debut single from indie/folk artist Scriber's upcoming EP and we absolutely loved it. Well, fast-forward two months and the completed work, entitled "Every Particle" has finally been released. Scriber invited us down to Undertone to enjoy the official EP launch, featuring Summer Ghost and two members of Three [...]

LITTLEASE – EP LAUNCH

This week On The Beat headed out to Buffalo Bar for the upcoming EP launch of local band Littlease. The four-piece Cardiff University band took to the stage to showcase their sound which ranges from the currently popular upbeat Indie to the richer sounds of popular rock. Early songs of the set provided a feel [...]

Scriber – Bethlehem

Bethlehem is the debut single from local folk artist Scriber's upcoming EP, due for release in March this year on Rocking Chair Records. Upon first listen I felt that this was a good enough slice of indie-folk, the sort of song that you would expect to hear in a post-Fleet Foxes, post-Bon Iver scene. However, upon [...]