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Courteeners announce new shows!
Courteeners have announced two warm-up shows ahead of their sold-out show at Manchester’s Old Trafford, which is their biggest headline show to date! The dates for the warm-up shows are; Tues 23rd May Halifax Victoria Theatre Weds 24th May Sheffield O2 Academy Supports are yet to be announced, however, you’ll want to grab […]
Desert Island Discs – Tim Kasher of Cursive
Tim Kasher, lead singer of Cursive, recently hit the road for a solo tour of the UK but not without taking on our Desert Island Discs challenge. Well known for his indie rock style, it’s time to find out exactly where all that musical inspiration comes from. 1. Violent Femmes – self titled. I’ve listened […]
Bodyheat are Awake!
Essex indie-emo quintet Bodyheat have revealed their latest single Awake. The band draw inspiration from the likes of Turnover, Pity Sex, Tears For Fears and Built To Spill. Guitarist Joe Hart says of the track and video; “As much as the subject matter of the song might not match up with this, with Awake we […]
Auction For The Promise Club – See Through
Today’s track of the day comes from Auction For The Promise Club with their new single See Through! If you like your rock “bouncy with rock ’n’ roll inspired indie guitars full of adrenaline and topped with sweet, sensuous vocals,” then Auction For The Promise Club might just be the ones for you. The Cornwall […]
Enjoy It While It Lasts say …And The Hangnails
York indie-punk duo …And The Hangnails have revealed a new single! Enjoy It While It Lasts is taken from their forthcoming album Dog, set for release on May 12 via Young Thugs Records! Guitarist Martyn Fillingham says of the track; “The idea started out as a bit of joke, but then, once we got started […]
If you’re a fan of emo and pop music, then look no further than Lightcliffe. The band hail from London and Brighton and formed at the end of 2015. If you think about Ride and Bombay Bicycle Club being a diet for Owls then you get a pretty accurate description of Lightcliffe. The quartet have […]
Temples at Electric Brixton
To celebrate the release of their new album, ‘Volcano’, Temples put on a psychedelic rock dream of a show at Brixton’s Electric. This tour sees the band play in the UK and Europe, bringing their 60’s sound to a host of eager ears. Creatures kicked off the night with a lively half hour of funky music. You […]
The Brazen talk about Delusion
Sadly there is a lot of delusion in the world these days, or just people trying to say there’s a lot of delusion in the world. But when The Brazen are involved, this is some delusion we would like as that is the title of their new single! The Brit anthemic rockers have taken this […]
Harker announce Cassette Club and UK tour!
If you’re on Harker‘s mailing list, then the Brighton indie punks have a surprise for you! They have announced their Cassette Club which is a selection of tapes that will be made available free of charge exclusively to members of their mailing list! The first is a collection of tracks from a live session recorded […]
Empty Lungs are Losing It, Finding It with their new UK tour dates!
Northern Irish indie-punks Empty Lungs have revealed their latest single Losing It, Finding It! Guitarist Kev Jones says; “This was filmed in October 2016 during a short East Coast U.S. tour on our way down to play FEST. It mostly features us getting sweaty onstage, drinking beers and smoking cigarettes. We had such a great […]
King No-One – Antichrist
Quirky newcomers King No-One might just be the alt-indie rock band you’ve been waiting for. Their latest single, Antichrist, is very much a protest song that is bang on with the current global social issues and really expresses their sense of passion and feeling towards these issues. Having already built up a lot of radio […]
Halfnoise – Velvet Face
For die hard fans of Paramore, you probably have an understanding that Halfnoise is Zac Farro (former Paramore drummer) and if you are already familiar, you already understand this is not a comparison of his former successors. Indie / Chill would be the most accurate way to describe the vibe given from Farro’s project. As […]
Susie Blue are telling us to Be A Lady
Irish rock act, Susie Blue, have released their latest single, Be A Lady. Full of indie pop rock vibes and distinctive vocals, the track completely shows off the bands passion and strong views on today’s society. Lead singer Susan Donaghy explains, “’Be A Lady’ is a song that I wanted to write to tell myself […]
Black Map – In Droves
Black Map’s new EP ‘In Droves’ is best described as eclectic and buzzy, ranging from fuzzy anger pop, to Muse-esque songs, there’s a lot going on in this album. Opening with ‘Run Rabbit Run,’ the album is given a solid pace, by this extremely strong track, buzzier than a beard of bees yet slick as […]
Empty Lungs still Don’t Get It!
As they head out on their UK tour, Northern Ireland’s indie punks Empty Lungs have released the video for new single Don’t Get It! The band say; “The song is basically a f**k you to a culture that warps young people into thinking that self-image and selfishness are the core values of our modern society,” say […]