Blood Youth are set to unleash their second EP Closure to the world on March 11 via Rude Records. The band have had a monster first 10 months, making their mark on the scene with massive slots at Download and Hevy festivals and monster tours with the likes of Architects and Beartooth.
Somos are one of the best hidden gems around right now and we here at AltCorner genuinely believe that 2016 will be their year.
With just under 2 months to go until the highly anticipated Bruises UK tour, FVK have announced they will be bringing along UK punk-rockers Miss Vincent and Scottish pop-rockers Vukovi.
The band from Barnstaple are currently signed to Tape Culture Records and with whom they will release their debut full length entitled ‘Tired Eyes’.
Oxford pop-punkers Better Than Never are keeping with the heroes themes of their forthcoming EP Homemade Heroes with the superhero themed video for Back of the Line, Kid.
Having racked up 500 likes on their Facebook page in a day and double that in views on the Mercenary video, Black Coast have been turning heads at rapid speed.
Brighton’s alt-rockers Rory Indiana have announced the details of sophomore EP Ruling Class Crooks. The EP was produced by Chris Coulter (Arcane Roots, Empire, Reuben) and is set for self-release on March 26.
South East London’s feminist post-hardcore quartet Petrol Girls are set to hit the road in late January, ahead of the release of EP Some Thing on February 19.
Sheffield quintet Story are leading the way with 2016’s genre crossing releases. Gone are the days when a band choose a genre and stuck to it, now the lines are blurred and bands take inspiration from all around them, leading to some interesting and damn well good releases.
A mix of hard rock groove and lyrical melodies with female vocals, this band sound somewhere between Led Zepplin and Alice in Chains, though some have made sonic connections to notes of Fleetwood Mac, Siouxsie and the Banshees, and even Opeth! Glasgrunge…we’ll call it Glasgrunge.
One fan, Sarah White, has been tirelessly working on an online campaign to get the band onto Warped Tour in the USA next year. She’s spent countless hours getting video footage and compiling a video montage from fans all across the world on why the band should be considered for Warped Tour 2016.
New track ‘Ringleader’ captures Public Memory’s unique blend of propulsive beats, entrancing drones & shimmering staccato flourishes.
Blasting straight into 2016 comes Bristol three-piece IDestroy, mixing teenage rock’n’roll rebellion with riot grrrl sensibilities, bubblegum pop melodies and a whole heap of sneering, yet charming attitude.
Panic Island’s cover of Adele is a real treat and a refreshing take on the track that we’ve all heard countless times since its release! So say hello to Panic Island…