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sittingthesummerout – Brick and Mortar
Winter is well and truly here, it’s time for hats and scarves to come out, Christmas adverts to come on and as fate would have it, the ideal time for sittingthesummerout to release their sophomore EP Brick and Mortar. It’s a reflection upon the summer as a season that makes some and breaks others, with […]
The Darkness reveal Happiness video!
The Darkness have revealed their new single Happiness! The track is taken from recently released Top 10 album Pinewood Smile! The animated video is a pretty good one! Vocalist/guitarist Justin Hawkins says; “‘Happiness’ is about seeing only the golden sand and overlooking the broken glass. Hearing the waves crash and filtering out the grotesque cries of […]
Dream State reveal video and Download and The Great Escape festivals slots
South Walean quintet Dream State have signed to UNFD! To celebrate they have re-issued single White Lies. Vocalist CJ Gilpin says; “It’s about temptation, denial, hitting rock bottom and surrendering to yourself, There’s a line in the song – ‘Why won’t you give up?’ – that is really personal to me because I’m questioning myself as well as someone close […]
The Amsterdam Red Light District announce new album!
The Amsterdam Red Light District (the band not a bunch of people from the area) have announced that their new album Sapere Aude is set for a March 1, 2018 release through Red Light Records! Check out lead single Need below; Guitarist Maxx explains of the track; “We are surrounded by brands and their marketing […]
Myles Kennedy announces details of debut solo album!
Last week, we were told of Alter Bridge guitarist/vocalist Myles Kennedy finally releasing a solo album titled Year Of The Tiger! Myles has now revealed that the 12 track concept record, inspired by the loss of his father when he was a child, is set for release on March 9, 2018 through Napalm Records! The […]
Fathoms reveal Slip Away!
Brit heavyweights FATHOMS have revealed new single Slip Away! The track is taken from their recently released album Counter Culture! Check out Slip Away below;
Creeper – Fairytale Of New York
Today’s track of the day comes from Creeper with their version of The Pogues & Kirsty McColl‘s Fairytale Of New York! The track comes from their forthcoming three track Christmas EP (December 8). Check out the haunting version below;
WEAK13 team up with FONZi NeuTRON for new single!
Brit rockers WEAK13 have teamed up with Birmingham hip-hop artists FONZi NeuTRON for a track called Frequency that appeared on the rapper’s YouTube channel!
Courage My Love, live at Garage Attic, Glasgow
Starting The night off was local pop punks Wasted Summer. The one thing that instantly catches your attention about this band is Steph’s impressive vocals, she is able to mix it up with holding those notes or add grit for some edginess. However, tonight was not her greatest performance, as at times her breathing let her down […]
A Chat With Courage My Love
Ahead of their show in Glasgow, we had a chat with Courage My Love to talk touring the UK, Warped Tour and albums! So how are you guys doing today? Phoenix: Yeah, not too bad thanks. Brandon: Jet lagged. Phoenix: Yeah, a little jet lagged. This is your first time here in Glasgow. Have you […]
Turbowolf announce album and headline tour!
Turbowolf have announced they will be heading out across the UK and Europe for a tour next March! The run is in support of forthcoming album The Free Life (March 9, 2018, So Recordings)! You can check out the title track below; UK TOUR – MARCH 2018 Fri 9th – O2 Academy 3, Manchester Sat […]
Hollowstar – Feel The Burn
Today’s track of the day comes from Hollowstar with their new single Feel The Burn! The track has been a fan favourite in live shows and now gets a video that combines a character narrative with live shots of the band. Check out the video below;
Hightown Parade take on the A-Z challenge!
Want to know more about Hightown Parade? Then check out their answers to our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? Chris – Meatloaf – Bat out of Hell Chris -(guitars ) – Peter Gabriel – Red Rain Galen – The Ace of Spades Io –Amy Winehouse, Back to Black Best rider […]
A chat with Bullet Height in Cardiff
Berlin based electronic duo Bullet Height are currently on their first UK tour supporting Courtesans. We had a chat with guitarist/vocalist Jon Courtney and vocalist/keyboardist Sammi Doll to discuss shows, the title of Jon’s biography and Sammi’s ideal dinner guests…. Today’s the first day of the UK, are you excited for it? Jon: Excited? Yeah. […]
Thumbhole Records announce Tracks You Might Have Missed Vol 2!
In this day and age, bands are releasing tracks and records left, right and center, leaving many undiscovered gems falling into the black hole that is the internet. So how do we find those new favourite local artists? Well Thumbhole Records has a good idea! They are set to release Tracks You Might Have Missed […]