Tropical Pressure Festival brings world culture to a weekend of pure joy

RouteNote and the Sessions team made their way to the Cornish coast to spend a weekend with artists from around the world amongst one of the most magnificent festival celebrations around. Music festivals are the…

School Disco bring the hard jams all the way from Brighton

School Disco know how to rock out in psychedelic style. When they came into the Parlour Studio there’s no seat-belt strong enough to have braced us for their intense RouteNote Session. So strap on that…

RouteNote’s latest beautiful live session featuring Nana Darby (video)

Nana Darby astounded us with this incredible and heart-wrenching set. All she needs is a guitar and a microphone to tear at the heart-strings – and a farfisa to top off the wonderful third track….

Amber Lights bright, bold take on folk music made this live session a magical one

We were joined by the wonderful Amber Lights for 3 outstanding tracks in last week’s session. Taking folk music in such a gorgeous and energetic direction it was an honour to see them play. Venturing…

Sofar Sounds reveal plans for $25 million funding, good news for artists

Sofar Sounds have garnered criticism before over whether they treat the artists they recruit fairly, but with new funding those concerns should be quashed. Yesterday we reported on Sofar Sounds new $25 million in funding…

RouteNote Sessions & 4 brilliant acts made for a very special evening of independent music at The Great Escape festival

Last week RouteNote Sessions were invited to The Great Escape in Brighton to join four acts from the Sessions to play a showcase of the amazing music coming out of Cornwall. On Thursday the 9th…

Is this RouteNote Sessions’ most fun session ever?!

It’s not every week you get an act like Tugboat Captain in. Their music is brilliant but their attitude is completely contagious, spreading laughter and enjoyment around the studio and through the screens. This session…

RouteNote sessions go psychedelic with a folk twinge

Drakes Island popped in to the Parlour Studio for a session like no other. The way that they meld gorgeous traditional indie and folk sounds with a modern, trippy feel to it made this session…

Boots of Spanish Leather never sounded better than in this session

From the irrefutable soul of his beautiful Bob Dylan cover to his more alternative roots in his originals. Sam Varlow’s RouteNote Session is a majestic ride through his mind. Sam and his band prove their…

3 men and one gorgeous sound make for an unmissable live session

This is possibly the most soulful and heart-wrenchingly beautiful session to come out of RouteNote Sessions yet. Jamie Yost, with his good friends Matthew Gordon Price and Fergus Tanner, played 3 phenomenal tracks each with…