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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!
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.
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!
Brand New are back with ‘I Am A Nightmare’
Brand New have returned with their first piece of new material in more than a year. The rock quartet have revealed new track I Am A Nightmare, produced by the band and long-time collaborator Mike Sapone.
Pushing Daisies Sign To Homebird Records!
Bristol Emo Punks Pushing Daisies have today announced that they have signed to Homebird Records. The four-piece will release their ‘Stay Sad’ EP on 10″ Baby Pink Vinyl.
Tiny Moving Parts – Celebrate | Track By Track
Formed by brothers Matthew and Billy Chevalier and cousin Dylan Mattheisen, from Benson, Minnesota. The album gives you a major pop punk feel across the 10 tracks and Kirsty gave her thoughts – track by track!
The Appleseed Cast announce UK anniversary tour!
American rock band The Appleseed Cast are celebrating the record store day reissue of their critically acclaimed 2006 album Peregrine with a UK tour. The influential band formed in 1996 and helped to pioneer the emo movement in the late 1990s.
MODERN BASEBALL – HOLY GHOST
“It’s nice to hear Modern Baseball’s success story, from college students to selling albums worldwide and I’m certain they’ll bring us more albums just as great as Holy Ghost in the future” – Emily Clark
Real Friends announce Mess
Illinois’ pop punkers Real Friends are continuing to fuel the hype surrounding forthcoming Fearless Records album The Home Inside My Head (out May 27) with the release of the video for album track Mess.
Introducing South African born quartet SET FOR THE SKY
Think Asking Alexandria meets Black Veil Brides, coated with some Set It Off style hooks/ choruses and that’s Cape Town’s exciting anthemic rock quartet Set For The Sky.
Swn Festival announces first acts for birthday celebration
South Wales’ premier music festival Swn Festival is celebrating it’s tenth anniversary in 2016! The three-day festival of music and arts runs from October 21-23 across several venues in the capital and features a whole host of Welsh talent as well as up and coming names from across the UK.
Upload Festival 2016 Announces Stage Times!
As the first ever Upload Festival approaches this weekend. We at AltCorner are excited and can’t wait to see the best upcoming bands in Rock and Metal. The festival has now announced its stage times which you can view here!
Gearing Up For Camden Rocks Festival!
The festival season is about to start, so get your camping gear ready, book those camper vans and don’t forget your suntan lotion or extra clothes for the mud and rain…..if that’s your thing of course. But, if you prefer the cover of a good old music venue that helps to keep live music alive, then June 4th is the date for your diary.
It’s the Camden Rock festival.