Screaming Maldini in The Guardian

by nickmaldini

My group, Screaming Maldini, were today featured in the Guardian’s New Band Up North blog.  The article can be viewed by clicking here.  I make a fairly wild assertion about ABBA, but I’m sticking to it!


This promo shot was taken at Surprise View, just outside Sheffield in the Peak District. We don’t look too bad considering it was 8am on a sunday morning and freezing cold

Featured on there is our current single, “Summer, Somewhere” which was written and produced by me at Sounds Like Screaming.  We released it on October 18th and it’s picked up some radio play from 6Music and XFM.

Also featured in the article is an a capella flashmob version of the track.  It wasn’t strickly a capella as it featured two guitars, a trumpet and a flute as well.  I arranged the parts and got the singers together – we’re really lucky to know some of the absolute best singers in the city, and they were generous enough to lend us their skills for an afternoon!  Here it is…