Jon Doyle

Way Yes

Way Yes are from Columbus, Ohio and make upbeat, playful and slightly African-tinged music that is often juxtaposed with lyrics of a more serious nature. The se...

Conrad Plymouth

I’ve been listening to Conrad Plymouth for a good while but, like so many of the artists I listen to and enjoy have never gotten around to writing about them. T...

Shark?

Shark? are an indie rock band from Brooklyn that have been gathering quite a reputation for their fun music and energetic live shows (cliché I know). The first ...

I Break Horses

A lovely video for ‘Hearts’ by I Break Horses. Stockholm’s Maria Lindén, with help from Fredrik Balck, creates shoegaze with plenty of guitar effects and epic s...

Pure X

I think I’m a little late to the party on this one as these have been receiving plenty of attention from many of the main faces on the ‘blogosphere’. Anyway, Pu...

Big Rig Records

The lovely people over at Big Rig Records have been kind enough to send us some music to listen to. A good while back (and I do apologise for the delay) they se...

Jon Doyle

Jon is the editor/head honcho of Various Small Flames. He’s also a writer and PhD candidate, with a particular interest in post-postmodern fiction, belief and the unexplained.