(Xmas) Song of the Week: Santa Claus on a Helicopter!

Thursday, 23 December 2010, 17:16 | Category : Christmas
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I know you’re all fed up of hearing the same old Christmas songs every year. And these indie versions always seem to lack sparkle. How about an Xmas song like none other you’ve heard? Just click above. AMAZING. I’ve been listening to this all week.
By the way, I first heard it on this excellent podcast, [...]

A quick word with… James Mathé

Thursday, 23 December 2010, 16:52 | Category : A quick word with...
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James Mathé has already been on here recently with a song of the week - a demo of the excellent ‘The Load’ off his latest EP. Given that he’s been a big Daily Growl favourite under his former guide Barbarossa, I was obviously interested in asking him a few questions about the change in name, [...]

A quick word with… The Wave Pictures

Thursday, 23 December 2010, 16:09 | Category : A quick word with...
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This interview also appears on The Line of Best Fit.
It may not figure much in the glut of seasonal indie tunes clogging up the internet at the moment, but The Wave’s Pictures‘ ‘I Love You Like a Madman’ is one of the best Christmas songs ever. A sweet and funny tale of staying at the [...]