Picture this. You’re sat on your friend’s sofa, beginning to sober up after the house party they’ve just thrown, and you can hear the faint retching noises of someone throwing up in the downstairs toilet. The couple that are supposedly on ‘a break’ are just muffled voices from the room next door, so you allow [...]

Once this article is on The Mancunion website, I will post a link below. I spent my Valentine’s day with the most eccentric, outlandish glam-punk rock sextet writes contributor Olivia White   Having never properly listened to Happy Meal Ltd before last night I didn’t really have a clue of what to expect. Well that’s [...]

To read this article on The Mancunion click here... http://mancunion.com/2018/02/05/interview-howl-hum/ Bob Dylan, Fiat Puntos, Shark fantasies and James Bond, welcome to the fantastic musical mind of Sam Griffiths... If you could sum up the past year or so in 3 words what would they be? Reach (for) the stars. We learnt ‘Reach for the Stars’ by [...]

Read this article in The Mancunion here! http://mancunion.com/2018/01/25/preview-howl-hum/ If a musical hotspot like Manchester has left their Jimmy’s show this weekend on ‘Waiting List Only’, you know you’re in for something worthwhile The Howl & The Hum are an enchanting York-based quartet comprised of lead singer Sam Griffiths, bassist Bradley Blackwell, lead guitarist Conor Hirons, and [...]

Jaws are a Birmingham- born quartet who effortlessly fuse nifty guitar licks laced with reverb distortion with angsty and raw lyricism creating songs that linger in your subconscious for weeks. Singer Connor Schofield who’s currently residing in London whilst balancing an internship in fashion PR with his craftmanship in song writing offers an insight into [...]

Pale Waves are a shimmering, glimmering Mancunian quartet who have really risen to prominence over the past year in which they’ve released their first two official singles ‘There’s a Honey’ and ‘Television Romance’.  Heather’s hazy vocals embellish a blend of soft and intricate guitar riffs which are accompanied by drummer Ciara’s bold beats producing singles [...]

Hey guys, so two of my reviews along with some photos I've taken were just published in Issue 5 of the Mancunion student's newspaper! Pretty cool huh? Make sure to pick up an issue if you're local, if not I've posted the link to one here and the other is below ( will post the [...]

Hey guys! I haven’t written anything for my blog in such a long time for various reasons including a-levels, family stuff, travelling and starting uni blah blah blah but hopefully I’m gonna be back on it more than ever now that I live in Manchester. I genuinely believe that Manc still is and always has [...]

Hey guys! So my favourite new discovery, The Howl & The Hum, have finally released their first single online and as if this wasn’t exciting enough, it happens to be my absolute favourite song that I’ve heard them play. I first heard these lads support ‘Heir’ at The Wardrobe last year and was so astounded [...]