Elevation is a live music event in aid of Blood Cancer UK. It takes place on Saturday 23rd October at The Ark in Newmarket. The event showcases some amazing local musicians, and is run by Jake Moules - an ambassador for the charity. Doors open at 5:30pm, tickets are £10 and available from www.elevationmusic.uk "Blood Cancer UK is the UK's specialist blood cancer charity dedicated to improving the lives of patients. Around 39,000 people of all ages, from children to adults, are diagnosed with blood cancers and related disorders every year in the UK." Please consider purchasing a ticket to support and fund this important charity. The event is open to anybody over the age of 14.
'Halfcut' - The Rivers Single Review Welsh indie-rock band, The Rivers released 'Halfcut' on 1st October. The track has a clever, catchy melody and the lyrics are delivered with the perfect level of emotion for the subject of the song. It is easy to listen to from the start and strikes a balance with just the right level of guitars, bass and drums to complement the vocals and give us an emotional banger of a tune. It is definitely one you can have on repeat! Frontman Dan said the song was about the arguments people in relationships have when they're drunk, "nothing really makes sense, nothing's ever getting sorted and it just makes the whole situation worse." The expressive chorus draws you in to the frustration felt and the need to be anywhere else but in this argument - "someone please get me out of here, cos you're halfcut already". Forced by the pandemic to take a break from releasing music, (their last EP was released in September