A Lonely Ghost Burning - Oneiric Escapism

Interview: A Lonely Ghost Burning [Part 2]

About two months ago, I sat down with Jamie Downes, the creative lead behind the brilliant A Lonely Ghost Burning series, to talk about the compilations he’s been putting together and what the project is all about. You can read the first part of the interview here, or carry on to read the second half…

A Lonely Ghost Burning interviewed on TwoBeatsOff.co.uk - UK punk and alternative blog

Interview: A Lonely Ghost Burning [Part 1]

A Lonely Ghost Burning is a really exciting project. Headed up by Jamie Downes, it’s a great series of compilations, featuring some of the best new bands around, both from here and overseas. Split into three different genres — Alt-Melodies, for rock, punk and everything inbetween; Beautiful Songwriting, featuring folky, acoustic singer/songwriters and bands; and…

Bangers - Bird reviewed on TwoBeatsOff.co.uk, West Midlands punk, hardcore and emo blog

Review: Bangers — Bird

So top Southern punx Bangers have gotten round to doing yet another full-length record. This is generally good news for the entire nation, and in this time of great strife and political unrest that means I spend most of my evenings screaming very bad words at the television every time George Osbourne says anything at…