Album Review: Fortunes Favour // Ed Cosens

This article was originally published on The Indiependent Tomorrow Ed Cosens makes his debut onto Sheffield’s music scene with solo album Fortunes Favour, having hereunto forged a successful career as a guitarist and co-songwriter in Reverend and the Makers. Reverend and the Makers are known for their rousing working-class anthems, with the band’s artistry often overshadowed by frontman … Continue reading Album Review: Fortunes Favour // Ed Cosens

Album Review: Heavy Male Insecurity // Death By Unga Bunga

This article was originally published on The Indiependent When Charles Darwin sat down to write On the Origin of Species I’m going to hedge my bets and say that he didn’t anticipate the figure described in ‘Modern Man’, the first track from Death By Unga Bunga’s raucous new album, Heavy Male Insecurity, out today (12 February) via Jansen Records.  … Continue reading Album Review: Heavy Male Insecurity // Death By Unga Bunga

This Is How The Handforth Parish Council Christmas Party Would Go Down

This article was originally published on The Indiependent Councillor Brian Tolver wanted the annual Christmas party to be at Pizza Express, but then Jackie Weaver suggested that that might not reflect very well on Handforth Parish Council in the wake of Prince Andrew’s glowing endorsement of the Italian restaurant chain. Scouser Cynthia Samson chimed in … Continue reading This Is How The Handforth Parish Council Christmas Party Would Go Down

Newspapers and orange juice: what do you do when someone says they don’t want to marry you?

“Isn’t it funny how when we first moved in together we had visions of us drinking freshly squeezed orange juice and reading the papers together every Sunday?” he says. Not particularly, I think to myself, as I pack the last four years of my life into cardboard boxes. I seal them shut with parcel tape … Continue reading Newspapers and orange juice: what do you do when someone says they don’t want to marry you?

Taylor Swift to Launch New Album ‘Evermore’ at Midnight ET

This article was originally published on The Indiependent Taylor Swift is releasing a new album evermore at midnight Eastern Time (05:00 GMT). https://twitter.com/taylorswift13/status/1337020334122397697?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1337020334122397697%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.indiependent.co.uk%2Ftaylor-swift-to-launch-new-album-evermore-at-midnight-et%2F The singer’s ninth studio album was announced via Twitter this afternoon at 13:04 and is a sister record to the American megastar’s surprise lockdown album, folklore, released earlier this year. Swift has collaborated with Haim, The National, … Continue reading Taylor Swift to Launch New Album ‘Evermore’ at Midnight ET