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Where Fires Are live in Leeds
Closing their UK tour (following their release of their 3rd EP) in their home city of Leeds, I was extremely impressed with this band I’d never heard of previously. Not only have they become a confident outfit who look at ease on stage, lead singer Robbie Gillespie has an awesome, formidable vocal range. James Clegg […]
Madina Lake announce MORE UK shows!
Following on from the announcement that Madina Lake are back for Slam Dunk 2017 and three other UK dates, they’ve now delighted fans in Southampton, Newcastle and Cardiff with the announcement of MORE dates! Check out the full list of dates below; Thu 25th May – SOUTHAMPTON Engine Rooms (on sale Sunday 10am) Fri 26th […]
Tilia – Black Monday
Today’s track of the day comes from Swiss singer-songwriter Tilia with her new single Black Monday! The track has been lifted from her latest record Pattern and was written on the day that the legendary David Bowie passed away. The electro-rock track showcases her vocal ability and has seen her draw similarities to The Cure […]
Ghost Bath announce first UK show
Black metal depressives Ghost Bath are back and finally about to make their UK headline debut. The band have announced they will be playing an intimate gig at London’s Sebright Arms on 16th May. The band have recently revealed details of their new album, Starmourner, which will be released shortly before their London show on […]
The Witching Hour has arrived for Energy
Energy have announced their latest single, The Witching Hour, taken from their highly acclaimed album, Apparition Sound. Speaking on the single, Tank says, “I’m really excited for people to hear “The Witching Hour” because I think Energy really needed a song like this. I think with this song, we’re perpetuating this unconscious idea of what […]
Touché Amoré live @ Islington Academy London
Touché Amoré displayed their brilliant version of emotive hardcore at their biggest ever London show, in front of a sold out Islington Academy. Touring in support of their sensational 2016 effort, “Stage Four”, the five piece proved why many consider them the best and forefront of the emotive hardcore scene. Unfortunately initially billed openers, UK […]
Alvarez Kings are Somewhere Between!
South Yorkshire alt-poppers Alvarez Kings have announced details of their latest record! Debut album Somewhere Between is set for release on April 14. 2017 via Sire/Warner Bros. Records. The band have also released lead single Cold Conscience which vocalist Simon Thompson explains; “I got this idea from a friend who cheated on his then-girlfriend. The […]
Tom Lumley is in a Dream City!
Cambridge singer-songwriter Tom Lumley is set to release debut EP Dream City on April 6, 2017! If you’re a fan of the likes of Catfish and the Bottlemen or Mallory Knox, then Tom is for you! He#s already received support from BBC Introducing Cambridgeshire and has supported Coasts and The Hunna on tour! Check out […]
All Them Witches announce UK tour!
Following the release of album Sleeping Through The War, Nashville rockers All Them Witches have announced a string of UK shows! July 21 Secret Garden Party, Huntington 22 Truck Festival, Cambridge 23 Truck Festival, Cambridge September 30 Birmingham, Academy3 October 1 Manchester, Sound Control 2 Dublin, Whelans 3 Glasgow, King Tuts 4 Leeds, Wardrobe 5 […]
Vukovi – Vukvoi
Hailing from Scotland, experimental 4 piece Vukovi have slowly and surely been making waves in the music world. March 10th sees the band finally release their self titled debut album. Opening track, La Di Da, which debuted as a single in 2016, is a track that doesn’t hold back. Instantly kicking in with lead singer […]
Diet Cig have got Tummy Ache
Energetic duo Diet Cig have premiered the new video for single Tummy Ache. Directed by Robert Kolodny and starring campers from the Willie Mae Girl’s Rock Camp and Girl’s Rock Philly, the single is just a taste of what to expect from their debut album, ‘Swear I’m Good At This’, which is due out on April […]
Silence Speaks for While She Sleeps
While She Sleeps have revealed their new single featuring guest vocals from Bring Me The Horizons Oli Sykes. Taken from their forthcoming album, You Are We, set for release this April, Silence Speaks is a demonstration in why While She Sleeps are one of the best and most exciting heavy rock bands in the UK. […]
Subterranean announce line up
Brand new indie and rock festival, Subterranean, has revealed details of it’s debut line up headed up by The Amorettes, Pins and Stone Broken. The one day indoor rock festival, set in the heart of Cambridge, is set to showcase the very best local talent alongside some national bands from the worlds of rock and indie. […]