Best of 2015 // Music

As 2015 is slowly but steadily coming to an end, it’s time to look back upon a year full of album releases. Some were very highly anticipated by yours truly, such as Editors’ “IN DREAM”, while others were a complete surprise, like The Weeknd’s “Beauty Behind The Madness”. Scroll down to find out my favorite…

CHVRCHES @ Melkweg, Amsterdam (2015) // Concert Review

Last Friday, together with Boyfriend and Jade, I went to see CHVRCHES in the Melkweg, Amsterdam. With their latest album, “Every Open Eye”, fresh in my mind, it was the first time I saw this young Scottish band perform – and it definitely will not be the last! What was really one of the most…

CHVRCHES // “Every Open Eye” (2015)

There are a few Scottish artists I absolutely love (Biffy Clyro, Marmaduke Duke) and CHVRCHES is definitely one of them. When  I first heard their debut single, “Lies”, I was immediately hooked. The catchy synth-sounds stuck, as did the high-pitched voice of Lauren Mayberry. The combination of a very soft and feminine voice with raging…

Song Of The Day // CHVRCHES – “Leave A Trace”

In 2012, my family and I went to celebrate Hogmanay in Edinburgh, Scotland. At New Year’s Eve, the whole city gathers together in the Princess Street and Gardens to celebrate the end of the past year and the beginning of new one. That year, CHVRCHES performed at the Street Party and both my sister and…