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”
Women are rising up all over the world. Women are protesting, speaking out, standing up for their rights, for their bodies and for each other. Women’s issues are coming to the forefront of the mainstream media, with “#MeToo” and the “Times Up” movements. The rise is evident in music too, female artists are standing loud and proud, winning awards, topping charts, making history and still being the type of girls you’d want to be friends with. Here’s the female artists we think are leading the charge… Continue reading “The Females Leading the Charge”
In the past few years, Wolf Alice have gotten better and better. After making their mark with 2015’s My Love Is Cool, the Camden four piece have become festival favourites with an enormous live sound. But could they produce an equally poignant second album? Of course they could. Visions of a Life not only surpassed expectations, it certified Wolf Alice as one of the best bands in the world. Continue reading “Top 10 Wolf Alice Songs”
When Foals arrived on to the British indie scene with ‘Hummer’ nearly 11 years ago, it was clear they were going to be a force to be reckoned with. Treble tones from guitars sat high on their chests created a new, unorthodox sort of funky. ‘Hummer’ featured on a skins episode which would see the hype begin for the most hotly anticipated debut of 2008.