Articles about Alternative Rock
Desert Island Discs – In My Disguise
Ever wondered what bands and album inspired In My Disguise? Then wonder no more. The Suffolk rockers have taken on our Desert Island Discs challenge and each let us in on their number one album. George: Drenge – Drenge “Drenge’s 1st album… the aptly named ‘Drenge’. This for me optimises what a great 1st album […]
Halflives announce UK headline tour!
Italian rockers Halflives have revealed they will be hitting the UK in July for their first run of headline shows! The band have revealed that following their dates as support for Courage My Love at the end of this month/beginning of June and their Camden Rocks appearance, they will be coming back for 5 dates […]
Youth Killed It- Modern Bollotics
London/ Norwich 5 piece, Youth Killed It are here and they want you “to get in the back of the van man”. I think you should go with them to be honest. Youth Killed It are releasing their album, Modern Bollotics on May 12th, an explosive record mixing the attitude of British Indie Rock with […]
Veridian are among the Headlights!
There’s only a couple of days until Veridian‘s EP 40826D is set for release (12th May) and the Brit alt-rockers have revealed yet another track from the record! Headlights comes complete with an X Factor themed video and we love it! Kerrang premiered the video and you can check it out below; You can also […]
Get to know Fizzy Blood
We caught up with Fizzy Blood before the Southampton leg of their tour with While She Sleeps and In Hearts Wake, to talk about influences, live shows, songwriting and new music. The best place to start would be what are your key influences as a band? We all came together because we all really liked […]
10 Years of Take To The Skies
Nothing makes you feel old quite like the anniversary of an album. It might be hard to believe but this year sees Enter Shikari’s Take To The Skies reach 10 years (!!) since release. Yep that’s right, both it and you have aged a whole decade. In celebration, and in anticipation for the bands performance […]
The Weight of Atlas on their upcoming single!
With the upcoming release of ‘The Art of Letting Go’, we chatted to The Weight of Atlas about the release of their single, and their debut album. Are you excited for the release of your debut album? Yeah! We’ve never put more of ourselves into something. Our blood sweat and tears, as cliche as that […]
Desert Island Discs – Tim Kasher of Cursive
Tim Kasher, lead singer of Cursive, recently hit the road for a solo tour of the UK but not without taking on our Desert Island Discs challenge. Well known for his indie rock style, it’s time to find out exactly where all that musical inspiration comes from. 1. Violent Femmes – self titled. I’ve listened […]
Of Allies are Lost Not Found
We better get Sherlock Holmes on the phone because Of Allies are Lost Not Found! We’re only joking! Lost Not Found is however, the latest single from Yorkshire alt-rockers Of Allies! The track is their first new music since their 2015 EP Fragments! The quartet have already attracted attention from the likes of Kerrang!, Metal […]
Restless Streets – Twin Flame
Today’s track of the day comes from Restless Streets with their new single Twin Flame! The alt-rockers recently released new EP Together and to celebrate, have dropped the single Twin Flame. We’ve been pretty much obsessed with the quintet since we first heard them and this track is just another reason why! The band explain […]
Desert Island Discs – Danny of A Few Too Many
A Few Too Many are the Essex born pop punkers that have been building up a solid fan base and collection of anthemic, loud, thrusting melodies since their formation. But where do their inspirations come from? Danny of the band let us in on his ultimate album choices – and what a selection they are! […]
Saint Apache announce Wolf Machine EP!
UK alt-rockers Saint Apache have announced that their EP Wolf Machine is set for release on July 21st! The band take influence from the likes of Rage Against The Machine, Every Time I Die and Buckcherry. Their sound is full of distorted basslines, monster riffs, heavy drums and charged vocals. They have only been a […]
Restless Streets – Together
Since they first appeared in my inbox, I’ve fallen in love with US rockers Restless Streets. As they prepare to release new EP Together on Friday April 28, we got our hands on it to have a listen. And let me tell you now, me likey! Opening track A Little More eases in with an […]
Get Out Strong – Answers
Get Out Strong are releasing their debut EP, ‘Answers’ on the 29th April 2017. It’s four catchy, punchy, and grungy songs that’ll leave you eager for more. The opening track ‘Speak’ begins, with a slick riff, followed by some wonderfully raspy vocals screaming over the top. It’s off to an impressive start. The opening track instantly has […]
Veridian to support The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus on UK tour!
Brit alt-rockers Veridian are set to embark on a run of dates across the UK as support for The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus! The dates come following the release of the band’s debut EP 40826D set for release on May 12 via Primordial Records. Check out the dates below; 12.07 Glasgow – G2 13.07 Leeds – […]