Team Member: Elizabeth Birt

Band management assistant. Goth princess and lover of all things music and sport.

Elizabeth Birt's Articles:

Solace in Nightmares – Secrets

Almost a year after their formation, Solace in Nightmares released their debut EP Secrets on Halloween. Elizabeth Birt gives her thoughts on the release...

TRACK OF THE DAY: Some Skeletons – Up On The Rocks

Melancholic alt-rock trio Some Skeletons have shared their snapchat-inspired video for Up On The Rocks and we love it so we've made it our Track of the Day!

Aversions Crown announce UK tour

Aussie shredders Aversions Crown are heading to the UK for their first headline tour. 2015 has seen them grace our shores with Thy Art Is Murder and Within the Ruins and now they are coming back in January!

Creeper headline tour

After a mammoth year of touring, stints at major festivals and the release of their sensational Callous Heart EP, Southampton goth-punks Creeper have announced their FIRST EVER headline tour set for early 2016.

Years Young announce Hiraeth EP

Years Young have been named as one of the most anticipated bands of 2015. The Lincolnshire alt-rock quartet have drawn influence from the likes of Biffy Clyro, Don Broco and Mallory Knox.

FVK to join Enter Shikari on Ireland trip

Following on from FVK's December 16th Christmas show at The Scene in Swansea, the band will be heading to the Emerald Isle as support for innovative rockers Enter Shikari.

Smokey Bastard drop Baba Yaga animated video

Smokey Bastard have followed up the release of their album Back to the Drawing Room by releasing the animated video to Baba Yaga.

Everyday Sidekicks – The Things I’ve Seen

The quintet release EP The Things I've Seen on November 20 and its a great release! It contains all the raw energy and riffs as seen in the band's live performances.

Smokey Bastard – Back To The Drawing Room out now!

Smokey Bastard's new album Back To The Drawing Room is out now via Bomber Music!


Kick the Monday blues and head bang to some killer riffs and insane vocals courtesy of our Track of the Day from Networks!

The Manic Shine Stream album in full

London's alternative hard-rock quartet The Manic Shine have followed the premiere of album Trial & Triumph on Classic Rock by streaming the album on their Sound Cloud ahead of the album launch show in Camden.

Millie Manders releases Teddy video

South London singer-songwriter Millie Manders combines ska, pop and punk-rock in party-hard stage performances. The video for Teddy can be viewed here...

The Cradles @ Swn Fest 2015

This weekend (6-8th November) became music heaven for both artists and fans alike in the Welsh capital. Wales' answer to Camden Rocks festival was upon us and I saw The Cradles' set...

Sylosis and Decapitated UK co-headline tour

The UK is set for an onslaught of technical heavy metal fire when Reading's Sylosis and Poland's Decapitated team up for a monster co-headline tour of the UK in March 2016!

Smokey Bastard UK tour this week

Reading based folk-punks Smokey Bastard are very busy this week. The band are releasing their Back To The Drawing Room album on November 13th and hit the road the day before for a UK run of tour dates.

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