I Set The Sea On Fire // Exclusive Teaser!

I Set The Sea On Fire made international noise in 2015 and 2016 after the release of their debut album. After nearly two years of quietly working away on the next stage of their career as a band, the indie funk legends give us a sneak peek at their next video! Four years on from releasing “Florida Horrors”, the band …

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The Flitz | Kycker Reviews

The Flitz – “Dying Breed” Single Review

The Flitz are a brand new fresh-from-the-oven indie band from North London. They first surfaced earlier this year with their debut single “Dying Breed”, and a scheduled show with Naropa at London’s Camden Assembly in November. They’ve gathered some pretty strong social media support and its easy to see why. Here’s our review of their debut! “Dying Breed” is an easy going …

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False Advertising Live in Korea - Jen | Kycker Interviews

False Advertising Talk Playing in South Korea

Last week, we ended up in South Korea for Zandari Festa. As it happens, so did our friends in False Advertising! We caught up with them to get their scoop on playing on the far side of the world! Q1: Showcasing in Korea is such an out-of-left-field thing that most people wouldn’t have even considered was possible a few years …

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Holy Two | Kycker Reviews

Holy Two – “Invisible Matters” Album Review

This French epic synth duo were one of the best artists I saw at Zandari Festa this year. Holy Two are Elodie & Hadrien, and they put on one of the best shows I have ever seen. Despite there only being well, two of them, they dominate the stage with an effortlessly stylish performance and fantastically crafted songs. I’m slightly …

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Covasettes 2 | Kycker Reviews

The Covasettes – “Wild” Single Review

Manchester indie band The Covasettes are one of the new indie scene’s fastest rising bands. Their last single “Top Drawer” absolutely smashing Spotify, accumulating over 200,000 streams since its release back in July. This is quite unheard of from an independent indie band of this level. They just dropped a new track entitled “Wild”, so here’s our take! The track …

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Hot Soles Live | Kycker Articles

Kycker Goes To Korea!

Last week we went to South Korea for Zandari Festa, Seoul’s premier indie music festival. We took Sheffield Rock ‘n’ Rollers Hot Soles along for the ride too! Zandari Festa is an independent urban festival situated in Hongdae, one of the most prominent nightlife and university districts of Seoul, Korea’s capital. Much like Liverpool Sound City or Tramlines Fringe, Zandari …

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Laybricks | Kycker Reviews

Laybricks // Live @ Zandari Festa Review

Korean duo Laybricks are hot on the Korean scene at the moment, having released their awesome debut album “People People: We’re All Diamonds“ earlier this year. Laybricks are a Korean duo that blend pop rock with indie, folk and psychedelia, and they’ve made a bit of a stir in Korea this year. We caught their Zandari set at KT&G Hall yesterday, so …

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Love Ssega | Kycker Reviews

Love Ssega // Live @ Zandari Festa Review

Love Ssega is a neo-funk pop artist from London who has come out to Seoul for Zandari Festa on the Sound City cohort, and he played a smasher of a set at the MUV Hall for the British Night last night. With a catalogue of high quality music and the critical acclaim to go with, I was expecting a pretty …

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Red Rum Club | Kycker Reviews

Red Rum Club // Live @ Zandari Festa Review

We’ve all heard of how good Red Rum Club are. They won Pirate Studio’s Prodigy scheme earlier this year, they’ve sold out shows up and down the country and they signed to Modern Sky this year alone. I’m not here to reiterate these facts, but instead I will rave about how awesome they were playing live in Korea for Zandari …

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Clea Vincent | Kycker Reviews

Clea Vincent // Live @ Zandari Festa Review

Parisian artist Clea Vincent makes sweet sounding and easy going synth pop that (despite my usual tastes) I quite like. We heard that her live show was equally charming, so I headed on down to the MUV Hall for the French Night at Zandari Festa to check it out for myself. Here’s our review! Clea Vincent’s set was one of the …

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