Banks

28
Apr
2014

Banks – Goddess

Submitted by / 5 years ago / New Singles

The first track we ever heard from BANKS was “Work” which was produced by UK producer Lil’ Silva, now, a year since we first heard their collaboration we hear yet another joint effort between the two – “Goddess“. Banks has been previewing “Goddess” a lot during her live shows, but today is finally the day…

19
Mar
2014

BANKS – Are You That Somebody? (Aaliyah Cover @ Radio 1’s Live Lounge)

Submitted by / 5 years ago / Live Session

Today BANKS ventured into the BBC Live Lounge studios for the second time in a year to deliver an acoustic version of her new single “Brain“, as well as the traditional mystery cover. But she didn’t take a current chart single to cover, oh no. She decided to absolutely smash an acoustic cover of Aaliyah‘s 1998…

28
Jan
2014

BANKS – Brain

Submitted by / 5 years ago / New Singles

Premiered earlier tonight via Zane Lowe‘s Radio 1 show comes the latest track from the sensational singer/songwriter BANKS. BANKS is obviously at the point where she has got her sound down to a T, so she has enlisted the talented Schlomo to help develop the inevitable hype for her debut album, which is expected later…

3
Jan
2014

80 Artists To Watch In 2014

Submitted by / 5 years ago / Featured, Features, Staff Picks

Instead of collating a shortlist of new artists that we are looking forward to hearing more of in 2014, we decided to try and list everyone that we thought deserved a mention. This means that over the next couple of pages you are about to experience the music of no less than 60 fresh artists…

3
Dec
2013

Blogsound of 2014 – The Longlist

Submitted by / 5 years ago / Music News

This year we once again joined together with 59 other UK based blogs to decide who we think represents the best in emerging music. Whilst we were fairly honest about our choice of nominations in BANKS, Lemaitre, and JMSN, only one of those made the eventual 15 strong longlist. In fact we were only familiar with…

27
Nov
2013

BANKS – What You Need (The Weeknd Cover)

Submitted by / 5 years ago / Featured, Live Session, Staff Picks

Last night I was really excited to finish work. I was going to clock off at 5:30pm, get changed, hop on a tube, head over the o2 arena, buy a beer, relax, and listen to the sounds of BANKS and The Weeknd. This dream was shattered as soon as I approached the standing ticket queue…