What Happens Now?

I've been playing independent music artists on my BBC Introducing shows in the middle of the night on BBC Radio 6 Music since late 2007. In that time we've given well over 10,000 bands and artists their first national airplay. But after the excitement has died down, finally getting played on the radio can also result in a sense of anticlimax. As one singer-songwriter plaintively…

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Fresh Faves: Batch 405

These Fresh Faves were picked by our readers over the weekend - and reviewed by Fresh On The Net's Kerry JK this week. You can hear all these tracks in a single Soundcloud playlist here. ALEX BONE & NILE RODGERS - In Dream Established names have occasionally made guest appearances on tracks we have featured on this site – Ce Ce Peniston and Tony Allen…

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Fresh Faves: Batch 404

These Fresh Faves were picked by our readers over the weekend - and reviewed by Fresh On The Net's Steve Harris this week. You can hear all these tracks in a single Soundcloud playlist here. AL MITCHELL & THE NEW BORN SINNERS - Payment To The Shaman The intriguing lyrics on Payment To The Shaman beg the question: what is this about? If I tried…

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Fresh Faves: Batch 403

These Fresh Faves were picked by our readers over the weekend - and reviewed by Fresh On The Net's Louise Toal this week. You can hear all these tracks in a single Soundcloud playlist here. What a lucky girl am I this wet bank holiday Monday, A superb batch of tuneage this week, both here and across the entire inbox. It almost feels like the…

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Fresh Faves: Batch 402

These Fresh Faves were picked by our readers over the weekend - and reviewed by Fresh On The Net's Del Osei-Owusu this week. You can hear all these tracks in a single Soundcloud playlist here. This week’s Fresh Faves was a blast. Congratulations to all ten acts that made it through, high calibre stuff! BLÁNID - Fool's Gold “I will love you till I’m old...…

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Fresh Faves: Batch 401

These Fresh Faves were picked by our readers over the weekend - and reviewed by Fresh On The Net's Neil March this week. You can hear all these tracks in a single Soundcloud playlist here. Hi everyone. We are back from the Easter break; the cafes and pubs are open for outdoor eating and drinking, the parks are full of people and, despite the cold…

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Fresh Faves: Batch 400

These Fresh Faves were picked by our readers over the weekend - and reviewed by Fresh On The Net's Marina Florance this week. You can hear all these tracks in a single Soundcloud playlist here. We zig zag back and forth across the UK with this 400th edition of Fresh Faves, a true mix/representation of the music that comes to FOTN via the inbox each…

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Fresh Faves: Batch 399

These Fresh Faves were picked by our readers over the weekend - and reviewed by Fresh On The Net's Mark Toal this week. You can hear all these tracks in a single Soundcloud playlist here. BLOOM'S TAXONOMY - Imaginary Angles Bloom’s Taxonomy is the musical alter-ego of William Fraser, a multi-instrumentalist based in London who cites Aphex Twin, Boards Of Canada, Brian Eno and Four…

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Fresh Faves: Batch 396

These Fresh Faves were picked by our readers over the weekend - and reviewed by Fresh On The Net's Del Osei-Owusu this week. You can hear all these tracks in a single Soundcloud playlist here. It’s been a year since I joined the FOTN team and it’s been an absolute honour. Thank you all for sharing your music with me. Time to delve into this…

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Fresh Faves: Batch 393

These Fresh Faves were picked by our readers over the weekend - and reviewed by Fresh On The Net's Neil March this week. You can hear all these tracks in a single Soundcloud playlist here. My first faves reviews of 2021 and, as I write on Sunday evening, I am enjoying the last few hours of World Yorkshire Pudding Day. This was the subject of…

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