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Holy Moly & the Crackers Announce their Biggest UK Tour to Date

The gloriously named Holy Moly and The Crackers hail from the North East of the UK and have a loyal, devoted and ever-increasing fan base: “They are a bunch of wild gypsy troubadours with more than a touch of magic about them” (Diva). The band have built themselves an enviable reputation, pulling packed houses for …

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Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes Release ‘Spray Paint Love’

SEEN has been enjoying the sound – and look – of Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes ‘SPRAY PAINT LOVE’ shot in Samsung’s Hypercube: Following a string of must-see performances at some of the UK’s biggest festivals this summer including Glastonbury, Reading & Leeds,  Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes share new single ‘Spray Paint Love’.  The …

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Rock the Strand’s Last Gig of 2017: Heavenly Voices

Usually SEEN likes to preview Rock the Strand but it’s not on for the next two months as Christmas looms at the Lounge Bar of the Strand Palace Hotel, so instead, allow me to tell you about the acts that were on, their last night of 2017…

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Omar Souleyman Releases ‘To Syria, With Love’

SEEN cannot believe that she hasn’t listened to anything by the great Omar Souleyman, before. He started out as a wedding singer in his native Syria before re-locating to Turkey six years ago to escape the civil war. Since then he’s toured the globe, collaborated with Björk and Four Tet, performed at the Nobel Peace Prize …

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Mauwe Release ‘Smoked a Pack’

SEEN has been enjoying the glorious Mauwe (pronounced Mowee), who make the link in their lyrics between the stress of a relationship and the need for a cigarette to calm the nerves. We’ve all been ‘Smoked a Pack’ even when we say we haven’t. Unusual production and beautiful voices make this so memorable.

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The Lovely Eggs Announce Oct/Nov 2017 UK Tour

Surreal punk rockers The Lovely Eggs are back on the road in October, bringing their raucous live shows to audiences throughout the UK. This will be their first full-length UK tour in more than a year, after being hauled up in the studio working on a new album with Flaming Lips producer Dave Fridmann. They’ll be playing one of SEEN’s favourite London venues, Oslo Hackney on Wednesday 1st November.