Never Really Over? The Second Coming of Katy Perry

Nearly a decade on from ‘Teenage Dream’ Katy Perry finally seems to be recapturing that spark that made her a megastar with ‘Never Really Over’ and latest single ‘Small Talk’ Philip Giouras analyses the rise, fall and perhaps rise again of one of Pop’s biggest stars.

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10 Unmissable Acts at Sziget 2019

This year’s Sziget Festival located on an island in the beautiful city of Budapest in Hungary is only a few months away and tickets are going fast, We’ve chosen some of the best acts for you to check out at the festival, some are veterans you may have already heard of before, others are new and upcoming bands you may have not but what they all have in common is that they will all put on unmissable sets you can’t miss!

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WOMEN CREATED THE BEST MUSIC OF 2018 - WHY ARE U.K. FESTIVALS IN 2019 NOT REFLECTING THAT?

Last year was such a monumental year for women in music. So it’s utterly disappointing to see U.K. Festivals failing once again to reflect that. We analysis their repeated excuses and see if in 2019 they still stand up?

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Top 20 Albums Of The Year - 2018

For our first post of 2019, join as we countdown the Top 20 albums released in 2018.

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Beastie Boys Book Live & Direct - EartH Hackney Review

For an unconventional evening, The Perfect Tempo presents an unconventional review/recap of the Beastie Boy’s Book Live in Hackney. Because this was much more than a book reading, this was a beautiful and bonkers celebration from Mike-D and Ad-Rock of not just their career but of their beloved pal Adam Yauch and it wasn’t to be missed.

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Feature: The 1975 are making arenas affordable again

The most surprising thing about The 1975’s tour announcement this week was the price but not for reasons you might think. Philip Giouras takes a look at the rising price of concerts and the few major artists that are making a stand.

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Opinion: Nina Nesbitt has released two of the biggest pop songs of 2018 - It’s time to take notice.

With the release ‘Loyal To Me’ and ‘Somebody Special’ Nina Nesbitt has created two of the strongest pop tracks of the year, it’s time for people to start paying attention.

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Wake Up Gigs with Nick Mulvey & Rob Green was a match made in heaven

When Nick Mulvey & Rob Green came to Omeara for Wake Up Gigs at the beginning of June the result was a match made in heaven. Read all about the exciting initiative here, and why Wake Up Gigs will literally change the gig experience for parents forever in some extremely positive ways.

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Bestival 2018 - Final Report ‘Fantastic Food, Delightful Attendees but teething and schedule issues still remain’

Bestival 2018 has unfortunately finished. We’ve compiled a list of observations on the festival itself in a handy report for you all to read in preparation for future iterations, meanwhile you can find more music focused articles from the festival on the main site.

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Sunny start to Bestival 2018 - Friday Report

Friday marked the first full day of Bestival, the sun was blazing down as thousands of revellers flocked down to the scenic surroundings of Lulworth Estate for the festival. Read our report on all of the days action here.

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Opinion: From Amy Winehouse to Demi Lovato... We're still not doing enough

It feels painfully fitting that almost on the anniversary of Amy Winehouse’s death, another female singer with a well reported history of substance addiction overdoses. This time it’s not fatal, but can we say we’ve really offered enough support.

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10 Unmissable Acts At Bestival 2018

This year Bestival returns to its new home in the luxurious surroundings of Lulworth Estate in Dorset. It’s now less than a month away and tickets are going fast, We’ve chosen some of the best acts for you to check out at the festival, some are veterans you may have already heard of before, others are new and upcoming bands you may have not but what they all have in common is that they will all put on unmissable sets you can’t miss!

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10 Unmissable acts at Parklife 2018

This year’s Parklife located in Heaton Park, Manchester is only a few weeks away and tickets are going fast, We’ve chosen 10 of the best acts for you to check out at the festival, some are veterans you may have already heard of before, others are new and upcoming bands you may have not but what they all have in common is that they will all put on unmissable sets you can’t miss!

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10 Acts To Watch... Sziget 2018

This year, we believe Sziget has not just their best lineup in years but also one of the best in the whole of Europe!. Located in scenic Budapest, Hungary this year's festivities are set to be one of it's best, check out 10 Acts we think you cannot afford to miss out on.

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Spotlight: So Below

2018 see’s the launch of Spotlight, this is a brand new set of feature pieces on The Perfect Tempo highlighting the new artists you desperately need to hear. One of the things I enjoy most is telling people about the new music I hear and there’s no better feeling than watching them grow into massive artists in their own right. I’ll never forget going crazy over this young teenager Lorde on Soundcloud only to watch her flourish into a global superstar mere months later. We’re kicking off January in style with not one but two artists to Spotlight the first of which is…. SO BELOW

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