Two Hands Full… Family Friends

The band who put a Furby on their cover are back – Family Friends are continuing to make my head spin and they’re showing no signs of letting up or letting me get a rest any time soon. The brother-sister duo released their latest EP Look The Other Way last month and it’s absolutely ram-packed of top quality…

Two Hands Full… Loose Buttons

The concept is simple. I think Loose Buttons are brilliant and their new song ‘Between Brick Walls‘ is an absolute corker. But words were failing me and instead I thought it would be good to know what they’re into. So the neglected Handfuls feature is back in DOUBLE-DUTY so that you can get a taste of where…

Handful #9: Blang Records

Handfuls makes a welcome return to the pages of WCT as some love is given to the excellent Blang Records as they line-up celebrations for the 10th anniversary. To get into the party spirit, they’ve put together a compilation ‘Lucky Dip‘ album filled with some of their favourite from the last decade. Tim Britton, Blang’s Social Media…

Handful #8 – Frog

Before you ask, no, there aren’t eight frogs in my hand. That would be ridiculous and describing it would be a mere waste of words. Just like that. And that. And that. Moving on… New York pairing Frog are putting out some might fine rock sounds that are unmistakably American and pretty hard to not get hung…

Handful #7 – The Big Sun

Ever wondered what inspires bands? Well, this is your chance to find out a bit more about what Oxford-based The Big Sun who got together at the tail-end of 2013 and have been making some very pleasant sounds indeed ever since. With plenty of play on mmmmmmmm6Music, the pair of aspiring producer Richard and teen singer Berry are co-writing…

Handful #6: Tree Of Wolves

The ill-fated Handful section returns as once more I try and get artists to do my job for me, pretending that it’s a chance to get an insight into the music that influences them to go out and be creative. This latest batch of tracks comes from Gruff of Tree Of Wolves, a Welsh band that…

Handful #5: Dirty Darling Theory

This week’s handful comes from a bloke called Dave. Alright, David. Ok, he’s not just a bloke I met down the pub or anything, he’s actually one of them musicians – working under the name Dirty Darling Theory. His track ‘Now You’ve Gone And Broke My Heart‘ has a wee touch of Foo Fighters running through…