Mishka Adams online

Mishka Adams Mishka Adams’ new website has just been launched and it’s worth taking a look, not just to find out when she will be playing – she has lots of London gigs lined up – but for the beautiful design. There are also photos and articles for you to see and read all about this fantastic jazz singer. Only thing missing is sample tracks, so you’ll just have to go along and hear her live.

Lemon Jelly

Lemon Jelly photoJust discovered Lemon Jelly – its upbeat, jazzy, easy listening (excuse the genre!) – Mr Scruff-ish. “This is happy music made for cosy afternoons tucked up on the sofa and if you’re looking for something that’ll give you a bit of a spring in your step, then you really couldn’t do much better.” – read more of this review and listen to a couple sample tracks on the BBC dance review page.

Bat For Lashes – Cobden Club

Thanks to my friend Mary for introducing me to the wicked Bat For LashesSinger Natasha KhanMary plays violin along with two other string players to accompany the fantastic singer Natasha Khan – who played at the Cobden club last week (which didyaknow sits pretty under the shadow of the Trellick Tower building?).
“Possessing an acute understanding and command of songwriting dynamics, Natasha utilises electric guitar on controlled feedback stun, electric piano, sequenced beats and samples and her swooping, deeply affecting voice to shape her beautiful, dizzying musical universe.”(David Morrison)