January 2, 2014
So, right then. Let us be getting down to business. A month ago we were honoured to announce the long-list for the UK BLOG SOUND OF 2014.
One of them we voted for, the other one we did not. That’s not to say the other artist is not to our liking, but it’s also not to say that they are… er…
Some 59 new music blogs took part in the poll nominating 139 acts between them.
HERE WE GO – THE WINNERS. Wait, notice the ‘s’? Yeah, good spot. So here’s what happened; basically, like, they both got the same number of votes and we didn’t have any sort of proportional representation voting system or the like. We’re first past the post you see.
I guess these two artists will shortly form some sort of coalition and include some minor, and frankly useless, artist most of us didn’t vote for, like this guy:
Anyway, the winners:
Banks is an American musician who makes sultry modern sounding electronic R & B influenced pop. She was the 9th most blogged artist by UK based Hype Machine listed bloggers in 2013.
Marika Hackman is a British solo musician who writes haunting and captivating songs that feature her ethereal vocals and instrumentation that that has been pigeonholed as folk but often offers much more. She was the 8th most blogged artist by UK based Hype Machine listed bloggers in 2013
17 Seconds, A Pocket Full Of Seeds, All Noise, Alphabet Bands, Beat Surrender, Both Bars On, Brapscallions, Breaking More Waves, Brighton Music Blog, Cat From Japan, Daisy Digital, Details Of My Life, Don’t Watch Me Dancing, Dots and Dashes, Drunken Werewolf, Eaten By Monsters, Echoes and Dust, Electronic Rumours, Faded Glamour, God Is In The TV, Gold Flake Paint, Hearty Vibes, I Love Pie, In Love Not Limbo, Just Music That I Like, Killing Moon, Like 1999, Little Indie Blogs, Love Music : Love Life, Music Broke My Bones, Music Liberation, Music Like Dirt, My Band’s Better Than Your Band, My Day By Day Music, Not Many Experts, Peenko, Pop Dodger, Repeat Button, Scientists Of Sound,Scottish Fiction, Skeletory, Sleep In Music, Some Of It Is True, Sound Influx, Sounds Good To Me, Sounds Of Now Music, Sweeping The Nation, The Blue Walrus, The Devil Has The Best Tuna, The Electricity Club, The Evening’s Empire, The Mad Mackerel, The Metaphorical Boat, The Sound Of Confusion, The Underclassed, The VPME, This Must Be Pop, Thoughts On Music, When The Gramophone Rings
© 2014 SGTMT | Theme by Eleven Themes