Rock The South Festival

The highly anticipated third edition of the Rock the South festival kicks off this evening! While the venue remains the Zion Bar, Marsascala, this year it has been expanded into a three-day event sapnning the entire weekend, on the 11th …

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Only Real – Cadillac Girl

It’s a little bit difficult to describe Cadillac Girl. On one hand it has a sort of 80′s alternative feel, but then don’t expect any moodiness or dark sentiments, cause the lead singer raps in a goofy laid back way. …

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Fear of Men – Luna

Not since Grizzly Bear and the Arcade Fire have I heard a song which is this complex and manages to tug those darned heartstrings. This track works on so many levels. It’s a multi-layered guitar tune which reveals itself after …

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Nothing – Bent Nails

The first thing I asked when I first saw this video was whether the guy outside reading the newspaper is Kurt Vile (it is). Although that has nothing to do with the rest of this performance video, I thought it …

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How to Dress Well – Repeat Pleasure

Tom Krell’s (aka How to Dress Well) musical career has been an interesting one. Four years ago he was making spooky electronic pieces (then it was called witch house), and over time he has injected a more soul and funk …

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Sempliciment tat-Triq – ”DRINK COFFEE & DESTROY” tour

Hip-hoppers Sempliciment Tat-Triq have been making quite a few waves on the local scene. Now they’re set to hit foreign shores too, having announced their first ever tour which will take them to Italy and France. Good luck guys! * …

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The Donkeys – Scissor me Cigs

The first thing that struck me while listening to The Donkeys is the laid back vibe of this track. I was somehow reminded of later Pavement, except prettier. The song ambles nicely, rather like a happy tortoise, but then amidst …

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Andre Camilleri – The Dream

The prolific Andre Camilleri just won’t stop! Here’s “The Dream” from his latest album “Punch Drunk”. Andre has been based in Australia for the past few years. Punch Drunk by Andre Camilleri

James Chance & the True Groove All-Stars – I Don’t Want Nobody

Here’s a little blast from the past. During the heady days of the post punk era, there was an insane saxophonist called James Chance. Now although he played the sax like a deranged gorilla, he had tunes that would make …

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Plato’s Dream Machine – Flien

Its always a pleasure here at Stagedive to bring post about a new local release, and even more so when the track in question kicks as much ass Flien, Plato’s Dream Machine teaser from their upcoming new album. PDM have …

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