Cultivating great musical taste

Archive for July, 2014

Pepper Presents Featuring The Lost Boys and Missing Andy

Pepper Presents

Last night The Winchester, an unassuming pub in Bournemouth, hosted the launch of Pepper Presents, a live music showcase organised by music App developers Pepper. It was a showcase of ‘local’ talent as well as equipment that is beginning to have a massive impact on the industry. And that is what Pepper is about. They’re not just an app and they have a vision for Pepper Presents, hoping one day to have their own mini tours and taking with them artists who are great live. (more…)

Victorious Festival Preview: Kill Kasper

Kill Kasper

When it comes to rock it can be very hard to make an impact, Kill Kasper are one of the few bands actually producing something worth listening to. During their time together they have garnered a lot of support, even winning the Portsmouth News Guide award for Best Band. (more…)

Victorious Festival Preview: Kassassin Street

Kassassin Street

Kassassin Street is a Southsea based band full of surprises. They’ve become a hit with the critics and proven to be quite popular in the local scene as well. (more…)

Victorious Festival Preview: Public Service Broadcasting

Public Service Broadcasting

Probably one of the most unique groups about, Public Service Broadcasting came up with the out-of-the-box idea to mix old public information films with new music. The result is a unique hook that works exceptionally well, when on paper it doesn’t sound like it would. (more…)

Victorious Festival Preview: Foy Vance

foy vance

Originally from Ireland, and later relocating to America with his father, Foy Vance has been influenced by a rich cultures of traditional music and shaped them into his own style. (more…)

Victorious Festival Preview: Eloise Keating


Eloise Keating approaches music with a fresh perspective and her talent with the merging of acoustic and electronic makes her exciting to listen to.  She’s a Hampshire based musician and has received a lot of favourable comments for her music. (more…)

Victorious Festival Preview: Hometown Show

hometown show

Yet another Portsmouth band on the Real Ale Stage, but then the city has a lot of talent to cover! Hometown Show are a brilliantly lively band that breathe some fresh air into the country genre they represent. (more…)