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Steven Battelle announces special Christmas show
Former lead vocalist/guitarist of LostAlone, Steven Battelle has a special Christmas show announcement! In his hometown of Derby on December 16, he will be performing his first home show!
Beach Slang @ Reading Festival 2016
Helen Messenger took some amazing shots of Beach Slang from their fantastic set at Reading Festival.
William Control – Revelations Part 1: The Pale EP
William Control, everyone’s favourite gothfather and his Neuromantic Boys are back. While on their recent Synths and Sinners tour, the band announced that the forthcoming album Revelations is to be split into four EP’s. The first of which, The Pale EP, is available on October 14 (happy birthday to me! Definitely going to be my favourite birthday present this year!)
Underground Festival Preview
This weekend sees Underground Festival once again takeover Gloucester Guildhall for a weekend of alt rock. Set to once again showcase the best in new and up coming rock bands their line up is one not to be missed. Here’s our run down of who you should be checking out across the two day event.
EMMA RUTH RUNDLE UNVEILS MUSIC VIDEO FOR ‘REAL BIG SKY’
The bittersweet and breathtaking music video from singer/songwriter Emma Ruth Rundle’s new album, Marked For Death, has surfaced today; watch “Real Big Sky” here.
Dance Gavin Dance feel Betrayed By The Game
Dance Gavin Dance’s seventh studio album Mothership is set for release via Rsie Records on October 7. The band have released the video for new track Betrayed By The Game to get fans excited.
Towers – Towers
Newcomers Towers, an alt quartet hailing from the UKs South Coast, will this month be releasing their debut EP. The self titled three track release has been a labour of love and hard work and the band are ready to release their sound to the world.
This Place Is Death – Caught Inside // Single Review
This Place Is Death are a 3 piece alternative rock band from Cork, Ireland. The band released an EP entitled ‘Low Light’ in 2013, and in 2016 they signed with UK Indie label Sound Hub records and will be releasing their debut single Caught Inside with the label on August 20th.
Hacktivist – No Way Back
Milton Keynes genre benders Hacktivist have released the video for No Way Back. The track is taken from their UNFD released album Outside the Box.
Dance Gavin Dance Release “Betrayed By The Game”
Sacramento’s Dance Gavin Dance have dropped a new music video for the song “Betrayed By The Game”, off their forthcoming 7th studio LP, Mothership, out October 7th on Rise Records.
Alistair Hynes – Ineffable
Alistair Hynes’ debut EP ‘Ineffable’ – winging its way onto release on the 16th of September.
William Control announces Revelations 1: The Pale EP
Currently on tour in the UK, everyone’s faovurite Gothfather William Control has announced the release of new album Revelations! The record is split into four EP’s with the first installment being named The Pale EP and set for release on October 14 (ooh happy birthday me!) The remaining three EP’s are titled Black, Red and White respectively.
Halfnoise – Sudden Feeling
From in between the sheets of indie and electro comes crawling Zac Farro’s new project Halfnoise. Distancing himself from his prior eyeliner-clad fame in Paramore, this eleven track record really could not get much more different than this, to the point where it has a very chill-out feel about it.
William Control announce Synths and Sinners UK tour
Godfather of goth William Control is set to return to the UK this September! Joining the tour will be Pretty Addicted, As Sirens Fall and Bad Pollyanna.
Yashin announce farewell shows (boo!)
After a decade of being one of the hardest working bands, Yashin have decided to call it a day. The Scottish alt-band have cancelled their October tour with Vampires Everywhere, however, they are set to celebrate their ten year career with two very special shows.