I'm going to lay out my objectives in this post in a brutally honest fashion dear reader, so please beware.
First off, I'm only interested in responses to this post from authentic musicians, with a love and passion for what they do,
Well after long last it's finally released! The latest single "Colour" from Submariner is here.
A cool piece of information for any Submariner fans out there, is that while it is on it's way to being put online with iTunes etc.
New Songs: Los Kyoto, Cold California, Sylvette & The Ollie West Band
Here are some hot off the press releases from Bands on the Rise artists, both old and new. There's a player below so you can hear the tracks directly from this post, but please take the time to check out their individual
If you're a regular visitor to Bands on the Rise, you will know that we've done a few live sessions in the past. The way that has worked is that we've recorded the session live with various artists, and then
When I decided to resurrect Bands on the Rise earlier this year, I always knew it was going to be a case of playing it by ear ('scuze the pun), and learning from past mistakes. Along with the biggest thing
Plastic Minds are quite possibly the polar opposite to the last new artist we introduced (Alanah Sabatini), but no less brilliant. They are an extremely energetic three piece punk rock band from Southampton, who recently stepped in at the last
Alanah Sabatani is a young and extremely talented composer and musician that I came across online and instantly fell in love with her music. She lives over in Michigan, United States (so no chance of her being in a local
For those who remember, a popular string to the Bands on the Rise bow last year used to be our online radio station. Unfortunately there have been some fairly major changes to the service provider we used to use, but
After a few failed attempts I finally managed to get a couple of videos of Submariner doing their stuff live at the Joiners. It's no work a professional obviously (that's the last thing I would call myself!), but I think
We're pleased to announce that "Stowaways" from Brighton's finest Fragile Creatures has now officially been released as a single and can be downloaded from iTunes and the rest of the major digital big boys. Check out the cool video that
As I said in my previous post, here is the second announcement about a new release, and this time it's a music release from Making Monsters called "Bad Blood".
I've been listening to "Better" which has been released as a video
A short time ago Bands on the Rise invited bands and solo artists to apply to partner with us by showcasing their talent by way of the services we provide. One band that made a successful application was Southampton based
Well it was all a bit sporadic, and more than a few intoxicating beverages may have been harmed in the process, but we managed to record our first Live Session of 2016, with James Herrity and Frankie Drain. Apparently Frankie
More than a few Southampton residents were saddened a few years ago when a landmark city pub by the name of The Frog & Frigate closed down. I remember going there just after moving down from the Midlands in 1992,