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Bag Raiders talk EP trio, forthcoming LP and 3/26 visit to Portland.

Bag Raiders talk EP trio, forthcoming LP and 3/26 visit to Portland.

Bag Raiders By:Meghan Kearney Electro-pop duo from Sydney, Australia made up of Jack Glass and Chris Stracey, released the third in a set of 3 EPs. Checkmate, aptly titled to finish off the set with a shutter, fit into the trio perfectly. A hat trick…

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Interview: Ági Szalóki

Interview: Ági Szalóki

By: Sam Murray 15 August 2014 Ági Szaloki is one Hungary’s most exciting performers often combining music and literature in imaginative ways writing music that can reach across many generation and bringing to life many folk music traditions including those of Hungary live and on…

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Interview with Merope

Interview with Merope

By: Sam Murray 17 December 2013 Merope (Pronounced: Meh-row-pay) are a group from 5 corners of Europe: France, The Netherlands, Belgium, Spain and Lithuania and I can promise whole-heartedly that you will have never heard anything as beautifully original and as connected to nature like…

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Interview with Louisa Lyne

Interview with Louisa Lyne

Louisa Lyne is an intriguing and exciting musician who has tackled a rich collection of Jewish folk songs on her album Debyut with her group Die Yiddish Kapelye. I met Louisa at WOMEX this year while touring the expo and she introduced me to her…

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Interview with The Buttering Trio

Interview with The Buttering Trio

By: Sam Murry The Buttering Trio are one of the most exciting acts this year with their album Toast showing immense creativity and diversity of sound. Their electronic soundscapes enrapture their audiences in wonder and awe. As we here at Secretly Rad are always bringing…

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Interview with Vija Veinberga at WOMEX, Cardiff, Wales

Interview with Vija Veinberga at WOMEX, Cardiff, Wales

Vija Veinberga 31 October 2013 WOMEX World Music Expo | Cardiff, Wales By: Sam Murray I met Vija Veinberga at the Riga stand at WOMEX in Cardiff. I was on my break and decided to have a wonder around the expo and Vija greeted me…

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Artist to Watch – The Cold Start

Artist to Watch – The Cold Start

The Cold Start Orlando, FL Review + Interview 29 October 2013 By Meghan Kearney Grateful Eyes The Cold Start, made up of Lloyd Williams (Vocals, Guitar, Piano), Nicholas Taylor (Guitar), Daniel Smith (Bass) and Adam Cardy (Drums) have been on the move, in more ways…

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Leagues live in Portland + Interview

Leagues live in Portland + Interview

LEAGUES 25 October 2013 Bunk Bar | Portland, Oregon By Meghan Kearney Photos by Alisa Patten It’s Saturday morning, I just woke up and my legs are sore. Did I go to the gym last night? Or did I go to a Leagues show last…

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Interview with Sena Dagadu

Interview with Sena Dagadu

Sena Dagadu is the most exciting performer in Hungary right now. She has an incredible solo records ‘Lots of Trees’, sings with the incredible Irie Maffia and collaborates with just about anyone who is anyone in Hungarian popular music (including Petérfy Bori and Pannonia Allstars…

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Interview with London band Sebastopol for Record Store Day UK

Interview with London band Sebastopol for Record Store Day UK

We recently interviewed Phil Richards, guitarist for London-based band Sebastopol. We’ll be meeting up with Phil in London’s Soho neighbourhood this weekend to celebrate Record Store Day UK so we wanted to get his perspective on the occasion before we let him loose in Sister…

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