Articles about Alternative Rock
Upload Festival 2016
Before I start my review I would like to say that the UK needs more festivals like this one. It is rare that you will see such a great line up on a festival bill, especially one that has some of the best unsigned / DIY bands in the UK, so with anticipated excitement I took the long drive down to Wakefield for the first ever Upload Festival at Warehouse23.
OldCorner Lessons in Music 1 – Tom McRae and Live
OldCorner is going to be a feast of meaningful albums, emotional single tracks and a journey through my reminiscences and the music that accompanied them. It is a showcase of music that everyone should listen to. so if you are sitting comfortably kids, let’s begin.
Bands You Cannot Miss At 2000 Trees Festival 2016 Part One!
We thought that we would help you out solving the ‘Who Should I See’ conundrum by providing you a ‘Bands You Cannot Miss At 2000 Trees Festival 2016’ guide. Here is the first wave of bands who deserve your attention at the festival…
Spotlight on: South Wales
South Wales has long been known to supply some of the best rock and metal acts with the likes of Manic Street Preachers, Stereophonics, The Blackout, Kids in Glass Houses, Funeral For A Friend and Bullet For My Valentine being the major exports. While Wales celebrates the success of these bands, they would not exist had it not been for the underground music scene providing platforms and exposure. So what does South Wales have to offer? Let’s have a little look!
Glass Giants/Adelphia/Everybody Looks Famous @ Clwb Ifor Bach
It’s a bittersweet night in Cardiff as Adelphia hit the infamous Womanby Street venue with fellow touring bands Everybody Looks Famous and Glass Giants. It’s bittersweet as the latter are taking an extended break and tonight doubles up as their hometown show. So for tonight, they take to the stage as headliners.
Wheatus @ Genting Arena, Birmingham
Helen Messenger took some awesome shots of Wheatus when they supported Busted in Birmingham.
Cairo Son’s brand new single and video is out now!
Cairo Son are excited to announce the release of their pulsating new single, ‘Lion In A Cage’.
The Autumn Ravine reveal video for ‘Narcissus’
Having recently announced the release of their second EP ‘An Intrinsic Evolution‘, alt/rock quartet The Autumn Ravine have unveiled the brilliant new video for single ‘Narcissus‘. The track is the first insight that fans will get of the forthcoming record and emphasizes the power and emotion that the EP holds. Watch: Of the track, vocalist/guitarist […]
NIGHT OWLS Reveal Call Me Out Video
Following a triumphant slot at Goldsounds Festival alongside Yuck, VANT, Night Beats and more, Leeds grunge-pop duo Night Owls are pleased to reveal the video for their latest single ‘Call Me Out’.
Track Of The Day: Press To Meco – AUTOPSY
‘Autopsy’ is the third single to be taken from Press to MECO’s debut album, Good Intent. It is also our Track of the Day!
2000 Trees final line-up announcement
2000 Trees festival are celebrating their tenth birthday in style! The already incredible line-up has now been completed with the announcement of the final three bands and the acoustic stage.
Fort Fest announce second wave of bands!
Fort Fest is gearing up to make its mark with it’s inaugural line-up. The festival takes place in Bedfordshire between September 2-4 with early bird tickets available now at just £55 including camping AND parking! Absolute bargain!
AltCorner Presents AltTape Volume 1!
We here at AltCorner work closely with some of the best new upcoming artists around and what better way to showcase these acts than to create an EP of our favourite tracks right now! In our first release of the AltTape, we have chosen eight tracks all of which are more than pleasing on your ear holes! Oh and guess what?! all EIGHT tracks are FREE!