The music world has been saddened by the death of Motorhead vocalist and bassist Lemmy. The frontman sadly died on the 29th December 2015 age 70 after a short battle with cancer of which he was diagnosed on Boxing Day.
Bristol’s New Grave kings Ashestoangels owned 2015 and it doesn’t seem like they’re going to rest up in 2016 either! With a support slot on the UK leg of Aiden’s The Last Sunrise Tour in January, their year is set to get off to a flier!
So, what are the top 10 releases of the year? I hear you ask, well sit tight, and I’ll take you on a journey through 2015’s best pop-punk/pop-rock releases!
Kent quartet The Young Hearts have released the video for track Lions which premiered via Upset Magazine on December 15th. You can watch the video here…
Leeds’ Fizzy Blood have revealed the incredible animated video for I’m No Good following the premiere on Kerrang’s website.
UK rockers New Device will be heading out on tour in February 2016 in support of their EP Devils on the Run which is set for release on January 8.
Brighton quartet Delta Sleep are pleased to reveal a very special cover of Chris Rea’s classic Christmas hit ‘Driving Home For Christmas’.
The five-piece from Szeged are a relatively new band that has been brought to our attention after being compared with bands such as Basement and Tigers Jaw.
Christmas is coming and Tobias Sammet’s Avantasia are giving you a treat.
Handmade Festival are thrilled to announce the new line-up additions for the fourth edition of the Leicester-based festival. Joining the recently announced We Are Scientists and 65daysofstatic are Lonely The Brave, Los Campesinos! and Pretty Vicious
First though, comes the release of Christmas single, The Townhall Band, which will see every penny from download sales go to the Trussell Trust to empower local communities to combat hunger and poverty.
Nieves are an unsigned four piece from Glasgow who released their debut ‘Nieves’ EP, in November 2014. We have chosen their latest track ‘Empty Book’, as our Track of the Day!
Ontario rock trip The Dirty Nil have announced their second single will be Zombie Eyed.
Lincolnshire alt-rockers Years Young have announced their first shows of 2016.