Tag : Anika Vadukul

Banks performs with ‘Sensational Energy’ @ Manchester Academy, 24/10

11 months ago / 0 comments

Banks stunned the crowds with her haunting, beautiful vocals which echoed throughout the room. She performed with such ease and the audience welcomed her with cheers all throughout the night. She sang songs such as F*ck with Myself, Drowning and Trainwreck, all of which were performed with a sensational energy. … Read More

Lorde @ Birmingham O2 Academy

1 year ago / 0 comments

“The room was alive and was filled with so much colour and community.” I don’t think I’ve ever waited in a queue as long as I had for Lorde. But I’ll tell you now, it was worth it. She spread such emotion, energy and excitement throughout every member of the … Read More

In The Middle with Luke Sital-Singh

1 year ago / 0 comments

Luke Sital-Singh is a British singer-songwriter that has been making waves ever since his early EPs caused a buzz among publications like The Guardian and BBC’s Radio 1 and Radio 6. After the release of his second album, Time Is a Riddle, Anika Vadukul chatted to Luke Sital-Singh about inspirations, motivations, and emojis. … Read More

Luke Sital-Singh @ Belgrave, 18/05/17

1 year ago / 0 comments

If there’s anything more impressive than literally just playing the guitar, then it’s playing the guitar with your eyes closed. Luke Sital-Singh wowed the audience with his stunning lyrics and angelic voice at the Belgrave Music Hall. He played to a room filled with fans of all ages as they … Read More

Preview: Luke Sital-Singh @ Belgrave Music Hall & Canteen, 18/5/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

Singer songwriter Luke Sital-Singh first came onto the scene in 2012 with his debut EP Fail for You and this song was actually featured on an episode of Grey’s Anatomy. He’s gone on to release more EPs and singles and was even longlisted for BBC’s Sound of…2014 alongside the likes … Read More

Blossoms @ O2 Academy, 30/03/17

2 years ago / 0 comments

Having only listened to about three Blossoms songs prior to the gig, I was really throwing myself in at the deep end. To sum up the gig in three words, it was colourful, eccentric and LOUD. The evening started with Rory Wynne and his mad sounds. He produced funky, in-your-face … Read More

Things I’ve Never Said by Frances

2 years ago / 0 comments

A pretty nice way to unwind after an essay I guess – or equally as nice to listen to whilst procrastinating writing an essay… She reminds of a younger, female Tom Odell with her incredible voice and simplistic tunes. Frances produces sweetheart melodies perfect for a dusk listen and before … Read More

Ray BLK: winner of BBC Sound of 2017

2 years ago / 0 comments

With a new year comes promising new talent.  That’s right, the winner of BBC’s Sound of 2017 has been revealed. Drumroll please: Ray BLK is this year’s number one gal and has found success producing stunning R&B melodies, including her album Durt featuring big names such as Wretch 32 and … Read More

Review: A Streetcat Named Bob – an emotional rollercoaster

2 years ago / 0 comments

Not your classic rags-to-riches, Roger Spottiswoode‘s latest feature finds hope in all the right places. We sent Anika Vadukul to give us her verdict:  The term ‘emotional rollercoaster’ has never been more relevant. Drugs + a ginger cat + love = A Street Cat Named Bob. We are told the … Read More