Articles about Alternative Rock
More Than Most – Moment
So our favourite time of the year has just passed (boo now everyone’s on about Christmas but it’s still Halloween for me!), and one of our favourite bands over at AltCorner Towers, More Than Most, got well and truly into the Halloween spirit. Although there were no tricks, just treats all around as they released the video for this brilliant acoustic version of Godfathers of Goth Aiden’s Moment.
Brit alt-rockers APHERIUM Release New Single ‘Resolve’
Brit alt-rockers APHERIUM have announced their new single Resolve. The track is taken from the band’s latest EP Embrace the Fall That Brought Us Here.
Black Foxxes @ Boston Music Rooms London
Helen Messenger took some amazing shots of Black Foxxes, one of the best new bands to come out of the UK this year!
Toy Mountains are Old Friends
Glasgow alt-rockers Toy Mountains have released the awesome new video for latest single Old Friends. The track is available as an instant download with al pre-orders of their forthcoming EP I Swore I’d Never Speak Of This Again, set for release via Crooked Noise Records on November 25.
Foes @ Fuel Rock Club, Cardiff. 24th October 2016 | Live Review
Finally FOES from Liverpool, took to the stage. I thought that this band would get a lot more faces in the crowd as it was their show but again it was mostly a few people and the other bands showing their support. Throughout every track Chris’ vocals were highlighted and his vocals were melodic and crisp. The lead vocals and the backing vocals blended naturally. The guitarist was very energetic and was moving about on stage quite a bit.
Cold Summer – Car Crash (In Progress)
About the track the band had this to say “Simply ‘Car Crash (In Progress)’ just sums up the state of the nation and we guess the state of the world, it is literally a Car Crash In Progress”. We love this track and it’s message is a wholly relatable one so we’ve named it our Track of the Day!
Frank Iero And The Patience – Parachutes
Frank’s words on the reasons behind the name Parachutes are simply beautiful and it almost goes without saying that they ring true for so many in the way that they feel about music. This new album is a collection of dirty rock songs, with a moments of acoustic beauty, that many will fall in love with.
GURR – ‘Walnuss’
When two best friends start a band, songs get filled with inside jokes. In My Head takes the listener on a journey of Andreya Casablanca and Laura Lee’s friendship, their life, and a step further into the world of Gurr.
Chelmsford Alt-Rock Outfit TIGRESS Release New Single ‘Power Lines’
Chelmsford alt-rock outfit Tigress have revealed the official video for their brand new single ‘Power Lines’. Out on October 28th via LAB Records, the track fuses Queens Of The Stone Age-esque riffs with the blistering strength of vocalist Katy Jackson to produce a track of genuine quality.
Never Found, Pin Up, Solace In Nightmares and The Dead XII @ Stag and Hounds, Bristol
Iona Finnie took some great shots of Never Found, Pin Up, Solace In Nightmares & The Dead XIII at the Stag and Hounds in Bristol.
Egrets @ O2 Academy Oxford
View Helen Messenger’s great shots of Egrets, an Oxford based five piece that sound like the sort of band you would expect see at about 4pm on the other stage at the Reading Festival, in 1993.
Merge announce debut album
French alt-rock newcomes Merge have announced their debut album. Ineffable will be released on December 2. The record is full of soaring melodies huge rock hooks.