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BAND FEATURE: jellyskin

Frank introduces this Leeds based band who make music which is 'post-punky, psychy, gothic, moody and atmospheric with this sense of dark joyousness'


'WildCohen make music the like of which I have not heard for years. It’s psychedelic – huge and vastly layered. And it is, to my ears at least, different to some of the bands that are labelled as psych, drawing influences from all sorts of music'

INTERVIEW & ALBUM NEWS: Captain Wilberforce release their new album –...

It’s been a while – their last album was released in 2011 – but Leeds based Captain Wiberforce is back with a new album and a permanent line-up. I asked Simon about working with the new line-up and the new album.


ALBUM NEWS: UNCOMELY drop new mixtape ‘Healing Process’

UNCOMELY have released their latest mixtape 'Healing Process'. UNCOMELY is a music project based on the collaboration of creative communities and solo musicians. Although their...

ALBUM NEWS: The music of John Lee Hooker to be celebrated...

Craft Recordings, the Catalog division of Concord Bicycle Music, has announced the release of 'King Of The Boogie', a career-spanning retrospective, honoring blues icon...

VIDEO & TOUR NEWS: Sophia Marshall releases video for ‘Hey Al,...

Sophia Marshall has released a video for her latest single 'Hey Al, Woah!' Speaking on the track Sophia has said, "I was relieved to write a...


EP REVIEW: Vuromantics – ‘In The Night’

'So what we have here is a collection of pop, classic pop. The sort of pop music I used to love, the sort you don’t get that much any more'

SINGLE REVIEW: Regan – ‘Broken Promises’

'I’ve tried hard to come up with something else, a different way of summing up this track but I can’t so I’m just going to have to say it. This is fabulous'


'Her music is strange at times, always slightly warped, ragged. But what comes through is her spirit. This music is meant, it’s real and organic.'



As well as bringing you some covers that at least one of us thinks is worth listening to, this column marks the debut of a new LSF writer – Johnny Turner.

FRANK’S COLUMN: Girls At Our Best – An appreciation

The other day I was mentioning to somebody that I liked a band because they sounded like late 70s/early 80s Leeds band Girls At Our Best, who? they asked, well this is the answer to that question...

FRANK’S COLUMN: Redgum – ‘Caught in the Act’

Frank introduces one of his favourite albums Redgum's 'Caught In The Act' - with side-trips into cheap cigarettes, worshipping punk icons and student short-life houses