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Hellions reveal new single Furrow

Hellions have revealed their new single Furrow ahead of their UK tour! Drummer and co-writer Anthony Caruso says of the track; “Furrow speaks of real, personal experiences in dealing with the mental processes of learning to accept, understand, forgive and above all, love someone in a relationship, where clashing values and morals are constantly challenging not only […]

Black Foxxes talk 2000 Trees and Reiði

Since their breathtakingly raw debut of ‘Im Not Well’, Black Foxxes have rapidly grown into a band revered for their distinctive sound and all-encompassing lyricism. The Exeter trio’s second full-length album, Reiði (the Icelandic word for rage), demonstrates how to outfit explore themes with wholehearted honesty with furious mathy twists. With 2000trees just around the corner, we spoke […]

2000trees give the lowdown ahead of 2018 festivities!

With just days to go until 2000trees 2018 kicks off at the (hopefully) sunny Upcote Farm in Cheltenham, the festival have given us a round-up of what we can expect at this year’s extravaganza! Of course we have the dozens of incredible artists on show, including headliners Enter Shikari, At The Drive In and Twin Atlantic being joined […]

Jake & The Jellyfish have a Spokesdog

Leeds folk/punks Jake & The Jellyfish have revealed the video for their new single Spokesdog! The track is taken from their latest album Long In Winters, released earlier this year. Vocalist Jake McAllister says; “‘Spokesdog’ is the frustration of feeling like you’re stagnating through life. Just going through the motions and wanting to do something or make a change. […]

Courage My Love give some Tough Love

Courage My Love have revealed their new single Tough Love! The track is taken from their latest album Synesthesia (out now on Warner Music). Check out Tough Love below; [YouTube v=lW0XDoRkS4s] Courage My Love will be returning to the UK in the summer for a headline show, appearance at 2000 Trees festival and a run of dates supporting As […]

2000trees announces final bands for 2018 and the full Forest stage line-up!

2000trees Festival has revealed the final bands to be announced for the 2018 line-up! Joining the already announced acts are; Mallory Knox, Skinny Lister, Dream Wife, Will Varley, Beans on Toast, Raging Speedhorn, Demob Happy, Vodun, Imperial Leisure, Asylums and Sick Joy. Organisers have also confirmed the full line-up for the Forest acoustic stage and it […]

Haggard Cat announce June UK shows!

Haggard Cat have revealed more UK shows, this time for June! Guitarist/vocalist Matt Reynolds says; “Did you notice that we missed out a few cities on our tour? Yeah, so did we! So we’re coming back out!” Support for the dates comes from Patrons! 12 June            The Junction               Plymouth 13 […]

2000 Trees announces new wave of bands including Twin Atlantic as headliners!

*FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON* 2000 Trees festival has announced that Twin Atlantic will be headlining the Friday main stage! Joining them in this latest wave are; Moose Blood, SikTh, We Were Promised Jetpacks, Meat Wave, Palm Reader, mastersystem, Courage My Love, The Kenneths, InTechnicolour, Woes, Mantra, Frauds, Nelson Can, GroundCulture, Avalanche Party, Cove, Reigning Days, PINS, Forever Cult […]

Hellions announce UK tour!

Australian quartet Hellions have announced their UK tour for July! Support for the run comes from Chapter & Verse! Drummer Anthony Carusso says; “It has felt like a lifetime since we have played in the UK. We feel like we have grown a lot as performers in the last year and are ecstatic to get back to do […]

2000trees reveals 20 more bands!

*FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON* 2000trees festival has added 20 more bands to its 2018 line-up! Announced in the fourth reveal are; And So I Watch You From Afar, Frightened Rabbit, Blood Red Shoes, My Vitriol, Black Honey, Queen Kwong, Vukovi, Blood Command, Brutus, Funeral Shakes, Nova Twins, Bloody Knees, Muskets, P D Liddle, No Violet, Phoxjaw, Warshy […]

2000 Trees reveals third wave of artists for 2018!

*FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON* 2000 Trees festival has revealed the third wave of acts for the 2018 line-up! Announced today are Trees favourites The Xcerts, Ho99o9, Black Peaks, Sløtface, Hellions, Press To MECO, Dream State, Fang Club, Gallops, Nervus, Black Futures, Gender Roles, Bitch Falcon, Lady Bird, Sun Arcana, Haggard Cat and Sean McGowan! Black Peaks say of […]

Enter Shikari announced as 2000 Trees headliner!

*FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON* 2000 Trees have revealed that Enter Shikari will be headlining the Saturday! It will be the quartet’s first time playing the festival. Also announced alongside the St Albans natives are Black Foxxes, Boston Manor, Chapter & Verse, Conjurer, Holding Absence, Holiday Oscar, Loathe and  Shavpes. Enter Shikari frontman Rou Reynolds says; “Despite not being fortunate […]

2000 Trees reveals first wave of acts for 2018!

*FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON* 2000 Trees, based at Upcote Farm, Cheltenham, have announced the first wave of acts for this year’s festival, set to run between July 12-14! The first headliner announced is At The Drive In, which will be an exclusive UK festival appearance for the band, who are making history by being the first band […]

Tigercub – 2000 Trees Interview

I had a sit down with the guys from Tigercub to chat about playing festivals, touring and new music. The whole band was interviewed; Jamie (Vocals), James (Drums) and Jimmy (Bass) who arrives slightly late to the interview. What’s it like to be back, after playing last year? Jamie: yeah it feels good, bigger stage […]

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