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Beyond Recall, Altered Sky @ the Garage, Islington
The upstairs room of the Garage is the destination for tonight’s gig, the penultimate date on the Beyond Recall/Altered Sky tour
Truck Festival 2016 – Steventon, Oxfordshire
My Truck experience started later than advertised due to having to work! After speeding down the A34 (Disclaimer: speeding added for excitement purposes only) I finally arrived and had an agonizing wait in the queue to get my press pass being able to hear Lonely the Brave knowing I was missing them, so my introduction to Truck this year was me wanting to do an angry old person shaking finger pointing at whoever was at the front of the queue holding me up…
Lower Than Atlantis announce UK tour!
Lower Than Atlantis have announced that they wil be hitting the road across the UK in March 2017. The announcement comes just days before the band set the stage alight at Reading and Leeds festival!
Skarlett Riot to Release their Next Single The Wounded
Fiery British modern rock quartet Skarlett Riot release their powerful new single ‘The Wounded’ on 05 September. Taken from their acclaimed ‘Sentience’ EP, ‘The Wounded’ is a dark and brooding but hugely melodic modern rock track, driven by Danny’s taut guitar lines ‘The Wounded’ is the perfect combination of melody and power, with the exceptional […]
Autumn Ruin say We Make Our Own Damn Luck
Pop rockers Autumn Ruin are gearing up for the September 2 release of We Make Our Own Luck with the video for the title track.
Heel – Shatter
London alt-rockers Heel have released the brilliant video for new track Shatter. The video was directed by Sikth frontman Mikee W Goodman and shows another side to the band. The track is engaging while showcasing the vocals of frontwoman Margarita.
Chasing Cadence – Destroy Something Beautiful EP review
Chasing Cadence, a four-piece alt-rock band from Hertfordshire, are releasing their new EP, ‘Destroy Something Beautiful’, on September 16th, and it’s definitely one of the best EP’s I’ve heard.
Vans Warped Tour @ Pomona, California 7th August 2016
I had the wonderful opportunity to experience Warped Tour for the first time ever. Being new to this event, I had no idea what to expect other than the inevitable of receiving the most horrible sun tan.
As the gates opened lovers of music flooded the grounds and made their way to the stages, tents, and vendors…
Day Old Hate Release ‘Minutes/Hours/Days’
Leeds based Alt-Rockers have released their latest single from the brilliant ‘First Light’ EP. ‘Minutes/Hours/Days’ is about “trying to make someone yours and the pressure of making it happen, the lyrics ‘Do you feel the same’ is a familiar feature in the song and is probably one of the most memorable” says the band.
Dead Letter Circus have The Burning Number
Australian alt-rockers Dead Letter Circus have released the video for new track The Burning Number. The track is taken from their new album Aesthesis.
In Requiem – In Requiem EP (Re-Release)
In Requiem have re-released their self-titled debut EP “In Requiem” this Summer. If you’re a fan of Avenged Sevenfold, Muse and 30 Seconds to Mars then you should definitely check this EP out. As this is a re-release, I have decided to mention my favourite tracks from this EP.
ARTIST PLAYLIST: Emma Gallagher of Making Monsters!
In this edition we have one of the most impressive vocalists in the scene right now…Emma Gallagher of Making Monsters! “Hello! My name is Emma Gallagher and I’m the vocalist for Irish band Making Monsters. Here’s a list of artists I’m currently listening to, I think you’ll like them…”
ARTIST PLAYLIST: Nicole Mason of Divides!
Artist Playlist is the new feature from AltCorner where members of your favourite band are in control! Each participant is asked to compile a list of bands and/or tracks that they cannot stop listening to right now and create the ultimate playlist!
In this edition we have the immensely talented Nicole Mason of Divides….
Landmarks – In Spite Of It All | Story Behind The Artwork
“We approached him with the idea of a tranquil lake with someone looking out over it. He was brilliant with his water colour paint work, so we asked if he could keep the colouring simple and apply that affect. The use of a canoe came about when we saw a photograph whilst on tour last year and from that moment we had the cover image made up in our minds. We gave him the idea’s and colour scheme we wanted to work with and from then on he went away and did his thing”.