Flashback: Plan B and Example (London 2006)

I saw Plan B at London’s Mean Fiddler in July 2006, with Example supporting. The place was packed but at the time neither of these guys were well known- Plan B didn’t release his multi-platinum selling ‘The Defamation of Strickland Banks’ and Example didn’t release ‘Won’t Go Quietly’ til 2010. At the time, both were promoting … Continue reading Flashback: Plan B and Example (London 2006)

Thoughts on Lykke Li’s ‘I Never Learn’

So Lykke Li. I have a love/hate relationship with this kid. Some music by her drives me to tears (almost), while other times she terrifies the life out of me. Irrespective, I’ve had a chance to listen to new record ‘I Never Learn’ (out 5th May) and for the most part, it’s just beautiful. There’s … Continue reading Thoughts on Lykke Li’s ‘I Never Learn’

Interview: Quickfire with Sibille Attar

Sibille Attar’s unique blend of cute indie and dark pop has made her one of the most talked about Swedish acts to emerge from 2013. Here’s a quickfire with this very insightful talent… Where did you draw inspiration from for your latest record, ‘Sleepyhead’? It’s really a typical first album, millions of things bottled up … Continue reading Interview: Quickfire with Sibille Attar

Win tickets to Capital FM’s Summertime Ball 2012!

The much-anticipated Capital FM Summertime Ball hosted by Capital FM in association with Vodafone takes place at the legendary Wembley Stadium on the 9th of June 2012 with Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, Coldplay, Jessie J, The Wanted, Pitbull, Flo Rida, Example, Ed Sheeran, Usher and Kelly Clarkson all on the bill. Obviously though, it has now sold … Continue reading Win tickets to Capital FM’s Summertime Ball 2012!

Win tickets to see Sam Sure & Giacomo at KOKO!

Are you around in London on 3rd February? Want to see these guys at Club NME at KOKO? I’m going, and the lovely people at KOKO have given me a couple of free tickets to give to you guys too. To enter just email alfitudecomps@gmail.com with the title ‘KOKO’ on the header bar. I’ll pick … Continue reading Win tickets to see Sam Sure & Giacomo at KOKO!