Hurts – Some Kind of Heaven Single Review

Following up from the darker sounding 2010 debut ‘Happiness’ and 2013’s ‘Exile‘, Hurts are now back with what sounds like a slight change of direction, at least at first, with their new single ‘Some Kind of Heaven’. Whilst at first Some Kind of Heaven sounds rather cheap, with it’s rather over-commercial heritage, after quite a few listensContinue reading “Hurts – Some Kind of Heaven Single Review”

Everything Everything – Cough Cough Single Review

Everything Everything are a UK band known for their unique sound and have a very loyal fanbase circulating around the UK and Europe, whilst the band have never had their big break we’re hoping second album ‘Ark’ can finally give them that break they truly deserve. Their first album ‘Man Alive’ got an impressive 4.5Continue reading “Everything Everything – Cough Cough Single Review”

Muse – Madness (Single Review)

Introduction Madness is kinda just that really, madness! The song kicks off with a very simplistic drum beat that keeps through the entire song, with ascents of ‘Undisclosed Desires’ at the start, but Muse fans don’t fear, the highly expected epicness begins in the middle, just like on Olympic single Survival (review here), and thatsContinue reading “Muse – Madness (Single Review)”

Keane – Sovereign Light Café – Single Review

First Impressions We heard Sovereign Light Cafe first on the album Strangeland and we loved it then, and we love it as much now, the song has such a quality not found in many bands anymore today. The song is still not equal to any of the classic singles from the Hopes & Fears era,Continue reading “Keane – Sovereign Light Café – Single Review”

Green Day – Oh Love! First Impressions and Single Review

I know what you’re thinking, you’re thinking, wow are Green Day still around? And, well, unless you are a hardcore follower of the band, you’d be forgiven for thinking that, the last song we heard on the radio was 21 Guns back in 2009, although the last TV ad for the band we saw hasn’tContinue reading “Green Day – Oh Love! First Impressions and Single Review”

Muse release official London Olympics 2012 single Survival

MUSE have today unveiled a new song called Survival, and I know what you’re thinking, we don’t do single reviews on RKUK Media, well thats true, but Survival is to be the official song for the London 2012 Olympic Games, which is just awesome. The song was premiered tonight (27th June) at 8:30PM on RadioContinue reading “Muse release official London Olympics 2012 single Survival”

Blur to release new single on July 2nd 2012

We all got woke up with a little surprise today at RKUK Media, as Blur have announced that, The Puritan, a song previewed by Damon Albarn at one of his Dr Dee gigs recently, will not only be a Blur single, but be released on July 2nd, which is pretty awesome. Blur have been veryContinue reading “Blur to release new single on July 2nd 2012”

Blog Friday 2nd October 2009 – Single, Olympics 2016, iPhone on 3 networks and more!

Welcome to the life of a guy who can’t have a decent relationship over the period of what, a day, which lets be frank is longer than a lot previously to be honest, but ya know what I’m still happy, to be honest you should always leave a relationship with a positive attitude, I meanContinue reading “Blog Friday 2nd October 2009 – Single, Olympics 2016, iPhone on 3 networks and more!”

Keane – Better Than This

As you know I’m a Keane fan, and it was recently announced that Keane’s forth single from their Perfect Symmetry album will be Better Than This. Now to be honest I couldn’t stand this song when I heard it exclusively on Radio 1, then I got the album, it grew a bit, and now it’sContinue reading “Keane – Better Than This”