Author: Mike Flatt

Ben Hazlewood – EOS EP

It took only till the first chorus to the funky, opening track “Deny” to hear that Ben possesses a soulful, powerful voice. I’m not surprised to learn that this kid placed high in both New Zealand Idol & The Voice Australia television series. Currently, Ben is promoting this 6 song ep and it keeps in line with Ben’s output as it’s the 3rd ep he’s released. The first since 2016’s “Vanta”. I like the production on this project as it has an electronic driven quality to it, which serves the songs well. Ben and his production team create a quality landscape for his vocals to...

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Bluetint Magazine Volume 12

Listen Here!   Track Listing: K Flay: High Enough Jessie Reyes: Shutter Island Hey Violet: Break My Heart Era Istrefi: Redrum (feat. Felix Snow) The Shins: Mildenhall Laura Marling: Wild Fire The Picturebooks: Home is a Heartache The Dandy Warhols:  Thick Girls Knock Me Out Gorillaz: We Got the Power Wavves: Animal Donovan Woods: What They Mean Colin Hay: A Thousand Million Reasons Paul Mcartney & Elvis Costello:  My Brave Face (original...

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Bluetint Magazine Volume 11

Listen Here! Track Listing: Depeche Mode: Where’s the Revolution Daniel Ash: Freedom I Love Ryan Adams: Do You Still Love Me The Orwells: They Put a Body in the Bayou Lower Than Atlantis: Had Enough Eisley: You Are Mine Future Islands: Ran The New Pornographers:  This Is The World of The Theater ZZ Ward: The Deep (feat. Joey Purp) Linkin Park & Kiara: Heavy...

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Daniel Ash : Freedom I Love & Introducing Poptone

It’s not often you get to talk to your musical heros.  I’ve had the privilege of talking to some of mine a few times now, and nobody I talk to has ever brought out the “fan” in me like Daniel Ash.  Rarer still, is talking to someone so absolutely positive and excited about their craft after 30 plus years of creativity,  but this is exactly where I found Daniel Ash when we spoke a few days ago. BT: Freedom I Love, is a very strange compilation of sorts, and really something that I’m personally absolutely excited to finally have...

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