Review: Donda by Kanye West

37 days after the initial release date, Kanye West dropped his 10th studio album Donda – in what can only be described as true Kanye fashion.  The hype surrounding not only Kanye as a person but the music he has blessed his fans with over the years, has been utterly breath-taking. Kanye announced that his new project would drop on July 24th, 2021 as a … Continue reading Review: Donda by Kanye West

The next generation of rap

Rap has always been a genre of self-expression, allowing artists to freely speak their mind in a way that feels comfortable to them. Women have also been at the forefront of the genre, whether they be the subject of the song or the one performing, yet misogyny is still a major criticism of the genre. Sexually motivated lyrics prove controversial to listeners and can sometimes … Continue reading The next generation of rap

Benjamin Francis Leftwich on ‘Gratitude’

ENRG Music’s Bryce Arthur caught up with Benjamin Francis Leftwich ahead of his show at The Caves in Edinburgh. Benjamin is an incredibly interesting guy. He seems to exist somewhere else, as if you’re actually talking to a mystical astral projection of Benjamin Francis Leftwich. His chat is immediately intense, real and personal without a lot of preamble. This open attitude can sometimes verge on … Continue reading Benjamin Francis Leftwich on ‘Gratitude’

Preview: pod – Harry Bongo

Edinburgh-based musician Harry Bongo is set to release his new single pod next week. ENRG Music have had an exclusive first listen to pod ahead of its release on March 15th. Following the release of his self-titled debut album in 2016, which Harry describes as ‘contemporary classical’, his next release is a big undertaking. pod is made up of 4 parts that are produced in … Continue reading Preview: pod – Harry Bongo

Introducing: Craig Eddie

Singer-songwriter Craig Eddie released his brand new single, Friend For My Soul, this month. Craig released his first single on Spotify back in 2017. Now, just under two years later, he has released an EP and is currently busy promoting his latest song. Whilst writing his own songs, Craig also covers songs by artists such as Lewis Capaldi and Post Malone on his YouTube Channel. … Continue reading Introducing: Craig Eddie

Review: Assassination Nation

Set in modern day Harlem, Sam Levinson’s Assassination Nation is an unlikely dystopian horror, based around our social media obsessed society. The predominantly young cast bring to life our current concerns regarding the amount of information the internet has on us and the consequences of having this leaked to the rest of the world, which Levinson proceeds to present in a realistically gruesome manner. A … Continue reading Review: Assassination Nation

A tour bus talk with lovelytheband

ENRG Music met lovelytheband ahead of their show at the O2 Academy in Glasgow last night. The LA 3-piece are visiting the UK for the first time, supporting 5 Seconds of Summer on their ‘Meet You There’ tour. We caught up with Mitchy, Jordan and Sam on their tour bus to discuss Buckfast, touring and their debut album. This is your first time in the … Continue reading A tour bus talk with lovelytheband