In The Spotlight

Carrie Baxter – “You”

Born in Waterford, this Irish singer and songwriter moved to the UK in 2009 to study at the London School Of Musical Theatre, but was told after three months that her vocal skills were better suited to being a jazz singer. A fitness instructor by day, in order to fund her music, she draws inspiration from Stevie Nicks, Amy Winehouse and Kendrick Lamar. She debuted her soul/jazz blend on “Lady” in 2019.

Creating a deliciously mellow melody, filled with smoky jazz vibes and classic soul tones, her new single is pure sonic enchantment. Taken from her upcoming EP “What Now”, expected to drop on October 22nd, it’s the buttery-smooth rhythm, the laid-back electric guitar strums and her slightly raspy, emotive vocals singing about a friend’s relationship, that makes this silky jam utterly irresistible.

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In Memoriam

Status Quo – “Something ‘Bout You Baby I Like”

Alan Lancaster, founding member and bassist of Status Quo, passed away yesterday, aged 72.

From their album “Never Too Late” (1981):

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New Music

Little Boots – “Silver Balloons”

Returning with a glittering disco vibe, this is the new single by songbird and multi-instrumentalist Little Boots:

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