Monday, October 18

Tag: U.K.

(Mental Health Conversations):  Jessica Davies of SMOKE FAIRIES
Hip Hop & Pop, Mental Health Conversations

(Mental Health Conversations): Jessica Davies of SMOKE FAIRIES

Editor's Note:  This past spring, U.K.'s Smoke Fairies released their incredible album "Darkness Brings The Wonders Home".  The album is moody, whimsical, introspective, and impeccable.  In this mental health conversation with Madness To Creation, Jessica Davies of Smoke Fairies discusses coping with the Covid-19 pandemic, the writing and recording process for "Darkness Brings The Wonders Home", and their response to the Black Lives Matter movement in the United States and around the world.  Fans can find Smoke Fairies at the following locations: Madness To Creation:  How have you been coping with the Covid-19 pandemic? Jessica:  It's such a strange time. At the start of the year it would have been impossible to imagine everything closing. We're sad t...
(Single Review) “Sound Track” by HOMETRUTHS
Standards and Benchmarks

(Single Review) “Sound Track” by HOMETRUTHS

Sound Track is the new single from the pop-punk quartet, Hometruths. Hailing from Newcastle in the UK, the four-piece outfit describe their music as blending catchy hooks with honest, real life narratives about the trials and tribulations of growing up. The new single certainly delivers with the catchy hooks! From the off the track opens with bouncing energetic riffs and upbeat vocal lines. The instrumentation builds up nicely into the chorus and unleashes a strong sound. The melody line for the vocals and the lyrics are bound to get stuck in your head, I’m sure their fans will be singing along in no time. The guitar tones all blend really well. There’s a nice bit of distortion which fills the space of their sound, but it isn’t overdone for this genre. The leads add a little something e...