Studies in PR: deals and favours over there; music supported right here.
|The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread. Honest.|
All are local to the West Midlands; all are self-releasing, fiercely proud of their work, and all are engagingly modest. For all them, it's about the work and the creativity. They've all run through brick walls to get to this point.
I'm sure that an awful lot of established artists feel the same. But there's a critical difference. Once a national promotion machine kicks in, they're just... product.