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Having recently been lucky enough to witness North of the Wall playing live, the chance to review recent release ‘We Are North of the Wall’ was very welcome.

I don’t think I could pick one single ‘stand out’ track over all the others in this fine collection of material, but ‘Uh-Oh!’ is delightful...

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'Influence' is an EP of four original songs by Scarborough singer-songwriter, Callum Gibson. It's great to hear new music being put out there by local musicians, but did I mention that Callum is still only sixteen? Don't let that irrelevant number put you off though - this is a collection of songs...

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The Whitby-based, sumptuously-named Nocturnal Dictionary are a kind of dawning realisation.

They describe themselves as neo-psychedelic jazz, and listening to their unhurried, freeform style, underpinned by Hawaiian-shirt guitar licks, creates a slowly-spreading grin on your face.

Of these two...

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Fresh from winning YCG's Best Original Group (as well as Local Live Act of the Year) 2014, Crumplehorns' new single release is titled 'So You're Mine'. As well as the usual download options, this single is available in a handsomely mounted transparent yellow 7" vinyl, with sleeve art memorably...

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The Danse Society have a lineage that reaches back into the shadows of the early Eighties, contemporaries of post-punk acts such as 'Siouxsie and the Banshees' and 'Sisters of Mercy'. Achieving a Top 40 album ('Heaven is Waiting'), released in 1983, the band split in 1986, but continued to build up...

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Traversing the wires of a cradle landscape

From the first flanging sequenced percolations of Crumplehorns new single 'On-Off', I knew I was in for a starkly stunning voyage into a hypnotic hemisphere of sound.

My intuition was immediately confirmed when the band departed, travelling on a Motorik...

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