SQRD is a Swedish-born, Berlin-based lo-fi electronic producer already making waves with his Gold EP (2016) that achieved high praise from The Line Of Best Fit. This year, his Together EP takes listeners on a memory trip through life changing travel experiences in Japan, Iceland and Lebanon. “Scars” captures the enduring pain of war weary Beirut, where young people strive to build a better future. The heavy topic is offset by airy vocals and synthy bass like Blackbird Blackbird.
Described by Tom Robinson as a band with “Bluesy soulful vocals and an accomplished sound worthy of reaching a far wider audience”, The King’s Parade are a four piece Soul/ Indie group from London. Taking influences from the Motown era and adding their own modern twist, the band have taken to playing in the streets full-time as a way of promoting and sharing their music. The group’s recently re-recorded single ‘Vagabond’ has already reached over 150 000 plays on SoundCloud and is due to be officially released this November. Alessandro Capuano grabbed the chance to interview the guys who are