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Month: December 2012

2012: A Year of Concerts (Part Two)

2012 Part 2: July – December Watching my favourite bands and discovering new ones is what I Iove best with sixty plus gigs this year I got to do just that here are some of my highlights. [For 2012: A Year of Concerts Part One, click here.] July – The Stone Roses Heaton Park 01/07/12… Read More ›

“An Awesome Wave” Cover from Alt-J

With the year coming to an end, many people have been naming their favourite albums of 2012. Alt-J’s An Awesome Wave is definitely one of my top albums of the year. Inspired by the awesome cover, I decided to express my love for the album by drawing it. For an interview with Alt-J, click here…. Read More ›

Tell AMBY: What is the best song of 2012?

2012 has been a great year and there has been tons of brilliant music released! So tell AMBY, what’s your favourite song of 2012? Let us know below in the “Leave A Reply” box! The list would be massive, so here are just a few of mine: PEACE- Bloodshake Olly Knights- Bitten by the Frost… Read More ›

FREE MP3: CityLightz’s Sweet Music

CityLightz’s new stellar track Sweet Music is available now only exclusively on A Music Blog, Yea? Read below to find out how YOU can get your hands on the free MP3! *** The innovative CityLightz are doing their thing again, and damn is it an amazing thing! Their new track Sweet Music should be taken… Read More ›

Lyric of the Day: “Taro”

Taro by Alt-J “Do not spray into eyes – I have sprayed you into my eyes.” The first time I heard this utterly spellbinding lyric that brings, what for many, was the album of 2012 to a close, I was wholly mesmerised. This beautifully isolated lyric gives you a few moments of intimacy between you… Read More ›

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Rose Elinor Dougall

I was well aware of the sultry, soulful voice that is Rose Elinor Dougall from her tenure with the British girl group The Pipettes and her excellent vocal stay with Mark Ronson. What I would easily consider the work I cherish most of hers lays within the body of her fantastic solo offerings. That is… Read More ›

2012: A Year of Concerts (Part One)

2012 Part 1: January – June Watching my favourite bands and discovering new ones is what I love best with sixty plus gigs this year I got to do just that here are some of my highlights. January – Kasabian The O2 London 31/12/11 – 01/01/12 Kasabian at London’s O2on New Year’s Eve is undoubtedly… Read More ›

Quick Picks: Saturday, December 29th, 2012

Quick Picks: 5 Tasty Jams You MUST Hear Foxygen- Shuggie Mates- Impressions Declan Welsh- West End Love Affair SOS- A Challenge to the Dark Gold & Youth- City Of Quartz Alicia Atout

Five Favourite Fab Gigs: Frank Turner

AMBY loves Frank Turner’s music, and the same goes for his live performances. When I saw him in Toronto doing a solo-acoustic set, it was one of the best shows I’ve ever been to. So when he took the time to speak to us about his favourite concerts, we were thrilled! With playing tons of… Read More ›

Memento: Autographed Kasabian Tour Programme

Check out this FAN-tastic memento! Our lovely autographed Kasabian 2011/2012 Official Velociraptor tour programme! For photos of Kasabian playing Sugar Beach in Toronto, click here. And for a wicked Kasabian sketch, click here. Alicia Atout