Advent 2021: Raised By Owls – “Stay Another Day” (original by Take That. Or Boyzone? NKotB? They’re all the bloody same)

With what's now become an annual tradition, the Ashbourne extreme quintette have released an Xmas charity single, this year for MIND. Following on from 2019s "The Santanist" and last year's epic cover of "Do They Know It's Christmas?", not only does the band not fail to disappoint, they also take us completely by surprise with … Continue reading Advent 2021: Raised By Owls – “Stay Another Day” (original by Take That. Or Boyzone? NKotB? They’re all the bloody same)

Advent 2021: Cats in Space – “I Believe In Father Christmas”

Fresh on the furry heels of their successful ‘Dive Into Atlantis’ tour, Cats in Space believe that December is set to be epic! They are pleased to announce details of their new Christmas release, out now - their version of possibly the greatest Christmas tune ever, the timeless classic "I Believe in Father Christmas" originally … Continue reading Advent 2021: Cats in Space – “I Believe In Father Christmas”

Advent 2021: Avatar – “Construction of Souls”

We usually limit ourselves to a song each day, but there are so many damn seasonal tracks this year that we're just going to cram in as many as we can this year! In festive spirit, Avatar are bringing Christmas to metal with new single "Construction of Souls". Now, the heavy metal'n'roll dark madcap visionaries … Continue reading Advent 2021: Avatar – “Construction of Souls”

Advent 2021: Plum Project – “Prepare for Christmas Day” (in aid of Cancer Research)

We usually limit ourselves to a song each day, but there are so many damn seasonal tracks this year that we're just going to cram in as many as we can this year! Charity singles, of course, get even more special-er treatment... "Prepare for Christmas Day" is a one-off single from Plum who has started … Continue reading Advent 2021: Plum Project – “Prepare for Christmas Day” (in aid of Cancer Research)

Advent 2021: The Give A Gift Collective – “This Christmas Eve” charity single (for Give A Gift Southampton)

We usually limit ourselves to a song each day, but there are so many damn seasonal tracks this year that we're just going to cram in as many as we can this year! And, of course, charity singles are guaranteed coverage... Southampton based CIC Give A Gift Southampton has teamed up with some of the … Continue reading Advent 2021: The Give A Gift Collective – “This Christmas Eve” charity single (for Give A Gift Southampton)

Advent 2020 Day 24: No Sleep Till Christmas 8 (charity compilation for Feeding America)

This is us here - Christmas Eve Eve and the final songs in our 24-day long run for The Year That We'd Rather Forget... As a bonus for it being the last day, here's a compilation of 17 songs from the No Sleep label. The album is available on a "pay what you want" basis … Continue reading Advent 2020 Day 24: No Sleep Till Christmas 8 (charity compilation for Feeding America)