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Adam Prince King’s New Single

SEEN has been enjoying the latest offering from London native and lyrical pop artist Adam Prince King, who has announced the release of his new single ‘Before The Sun Goes Down’. The single is the follow-up to his debut hit ‘Flamingos’, which went viral upon its release in 2016.

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The Legendary Kirk Brandon Announces aKoustik Dates

SEEN is delighted to hear that Kirk Brandon is to play London on the 28th August. Kirk Brandon is the voice of Spear of Destiny, Theatre of Hate and Dead Men Walking. With over 15 studio albums and countless single releases, his career now spans well over 30 years. He has enjoyed worldwide success with all three of the above bands and is also a leader in every punk rock poll by being the singer and songwriter in The Pack.

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Kate Simko Talks to SEEN

Kate, congratulations on your show with your ensemble London Electronic Orchestra at The Jazz Café next week! SEEN is looking forward to it. We remember your show last year in the basement of Phonica record shop in Soho. The audience loved it. Is the appetite growing for classical/electronic music, do you think?

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The Jezabels’ Single ‘The Others’ Released Today

SEEN has been enjoying the latest single by The Jezabels, ‘The Others’. The Australian four-piece release the single officially today and you can enjoy it too, in SEEN. With a hint of The Cure and New Order in their style, the band is coming to the UK early next year. ‘The Others’, recorded with the …

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Trailer Trash Tracys: Althaea

SEEN has had the privilege and pleasure of previewing the new release from the Trailer Trash Tracys: Althaea. The name put me in mind of a Greek muse, perhaps, dedicated to music but no, Althaea is a hollyhock or marshmallow, usually pink. In a way this typifies the TTT’s playful attitude to their musical art: it looks like one thing but sounds entirely another.

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SEEN Chats to Brand New Moon’s Mike Barrett

Congratulations on ‘Spinning Coin’ – very much the sound of the summer in SEEN’s book. Was it inspired quite literally by the sound of the coins spinning? Thank you, that’s nice to hear! I actually recorded the coins a bit later on in the process, but when they went in the track it felt like …

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Rock the Strand is Back Thursday 27th July

One of SEEN’s favourite live music events, Rock the Strand, returns to Strand Palace Hotel on Thursday 27th July for a summer showcase featuring a stellar line-up of talented artists. Curated by industry mogul Tony Moore, Rock the Strand is a free music night that showcases an eclectic range of genres from indie alt-folk to country from emerging new talent and established acts, highlighting the UK’s varied and diverse musical landscape.

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Warrior Woman: Jen Cloher to Release LP on August 11th

The fact that the fourth album from Australian artist Jen Cloher is self-titled speaks volumes. The first single from the album, “Forgot Myself”, Cloher writes unflinchingly about the sacrifices and difficulties of maintaining a long-distance relationship. The accompanying video was premiered by Bob Boilen on NPR’s All Things Considered. SEEN was powerfully reminded of the vocal style of Lou Reed.