Playlist – Skewed Quiff June 2019

Dear indie idealists, As we sway, punch-drunk, into the final rounds of Brexit - undemocratically selected potential leaders whispering promises of jam tomorrow into our bruised and bleeding ears - Quiff has decided to retreat to the garden with a pair of headphones and pretend none of it is really happening. After all, perception is... Continue Reading →

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Playlist – Skewed Quiff May 2019

Dear funk brothers and sisters, Another month has raced by as the Quiff has burrowed away in search of new musical delights. May’s mix embraces returning heroes Big Thief, Kate Tempest and Andrew Bird before being drawn onward by some new and beautiful faces. “Inventory” from the latest EP by Brighton’s Nature TV is a... Continue Reading →

Playlist – Skewed Quiff April 2019

Dear happy festival-goers, Leeds has awoken from its hibernation and with Live at Leeds at the ready the city is in full musical bloom. The Quiff tried to reflect his hectic gig marathon in the April playlist hopping from one new talent to the other. Manchester based duo Chappaqua Wrestling are a band to watch.... Continue Reading →

Playlist – Skewed Quiff March 2019

A few days ago, Quiff received the sad news that Liverpool based indie band Her’s died in a car accident. He still can’t get his head around this unbearable tragedy and his thoughts are with their family and friends. A few years back, after having fallen in love with and to their first single Speed... Continue Reading →

Playlist – Skewed Quiff February 2019

The Quiff has reached out for new, adventurous heights to assuage his ever-growing appetite for illustrious artists. Leeds is his latest city of choice and he seems to take a mischievous pleasure in wandering around the cobbled streets, inquisitively guided by the sound of the night. His February playlist is fuelled by the juvenile cheekiness... Continue Reading →

Playlist – Skewed Quiff January 2019

You can be relieved – the Quiff is still alive! Though, he still hasn’t quite completed his rehabilitation process after having travelled the multicultural roads of Europe for the past three months. Central heating and food that doesn’t come in cans are just some of the challenges he has to master while dancing the post-apocalyptic... Continue Reading →

Playlist – Skewed Quiff August 2018

The brisk and obstinate prickles of the heatwave are over, mellow wind and lukewarm rain seem to be an appropriate substitute for the end of August. Strolling towards the end of summer the Quiff has adapted his pace and created a playlist that is bursting with smooth, comforting and cleverly arranged songs. Pretty high up... Continue Reading →

Playlist – Skewed Quiff July 2018 Side B

Greetings Beat Boxers, the second half of our July mix arrives fashionably late and enviably talented. It’s our usual mixture of beauty and anguish wrapped in infectious layers of tunesmithery that’s perfect for this seemingly endless summer. There's splendid new stuff from upcoming artists Vincent H.L., Hotel Lux and the wonderful Sun June. Track No.... Continue Reading →

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