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Rory Indiana are Ruling Class Crooks

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.

Petrol Girls announce January UK tour and EP release

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.

Story announce sophomore EP

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.

FVK fans Warped Tour USA project

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.

Mega Interview with FVK

We sat down with co-frontman Kier Kemp and bassist Drew Woolnough ahead of the bands last headline show of 2015 at Scene Club in Swansea to talk Bruises, Obsidian Bond teasers, Twilight and find out if Kier would make a good newspaper editor.

Amorphis announce UK tour

Suomi metallers Amorphis have announced they will be hitting the UK in March 2016 as part of their Under The Red Cloud world tour.

Black Peaks album release date rescheduled

Black Peaks have announced that they are postponing the release date of their Statues album from February 26 to April 4 2016.

Don’t Stop! Go! – Our Last Goodbyes

Don’t Stop! Go! are a pop-punk/post-hardcore/emo quartet who are based in Manchester. Their new album Our Last Goodbyes is self produced by vocalist/guitarist Danneh Gleave and bassist/backing vocalist Mat Buckley and was released on December 16 2015.

Lemmy Kilmister passes away after cancer battle

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.

Ashestoangels announce album number 4!

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!

Top 10 Pop-punk/pop-rock releases of 2015

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!

FVK @ The Scene Club, Swansea

Elizabeth Birt reviewed Never Found and Fearless Vampire Killers' sets in Swansea.

The Young Hearts release Lions music video

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...

Fizzy Blood premiere I’m No Good video

Leeds' Fizzy Blood have revealed the incredible animated video for I'm No Good following the premiere on Kerrang's website.

New Device announce UK tour

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.

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