The word “important” is thrown around so frivolously in recent times, that to use it in relation to this album almost feels like doing it a disservice. But this album is so poignant and necessary that I feel like I need to tell everyone to listen.
When I met Liam at university and found out about Viberant, I thought it was really cool and refreshing. So many music review sites now pander to the same artists, report the same stories, and bring the same views. So when Liam asked if I wanted to write some bits for Viberant, I happily said yes. As much as we all are passionate about music, we all have some really different tastes and opinions, so it can get pretty fun here. Our Viberant profiles will hopefully give you some insight in to our individual tastes. Continue reading “Viberant Profile Round 2: Ellie Roper”
Three years since How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful, the unmistakeable sound of Florence and The Machine is back on our airwaves once again. Still the ethereal, powerful, force of nature she always has been; but this time the delivery of her trademark elemental themes is more delicate, calm, as if Florence has arrived at peace with the feeling and emotions she’s always sang about with such vigour. In this eye of the storm record, Florence tells us of her deepest secrets.
The thing that can really set apart a good album from a great one, is it’s ability to transport you somewhere, or take you to a different time. Original Pirate Material is a perfect example of this. On listening, you’re immediately taken to early noughties Birmingham where UK garage is on the rise and a gateway into success in the music industry.
Welcome to Hidden Gems Vol.2! Between everyone at Viberant we’ll be regularly updating you all with some songs that we consider hidden gems. Whether they don’t get the credit they deserve from well known albums, or whether they are from artists you might not know, we’ll try give you as many options of fresh music. All the music that will be added to our playlist that you can find on this post, give it a follow for regular updates! Continue reading “Hidden Gems Vol. 2”