Team Member: Elizabeth Birt

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

Elizabeth Birt's Articles:

Bad Pollyanna preview The Broken Toys on PledgeMusic

Yorkshire new grave quartet Bad Pollyanna have given fans a special treat by previewing new album The Broken Toys on Pledge Music ahead of their December 1st release.

Fearless Vampire Killers – Bruises OUT NOW

Fearless Vampire Killers have taken focus away from the Grandomina concept and branched out into an exiting, emotional and honest release that not only appeals to their loyal Lost Hearts but also a much wider audience.

The Hardest Working Bands of the Year

Now as we all know, bands work super-hard, whether it's to make a living, keep their fans happy or both! I have compiled a list of some of the most hardworking (in my opinion) bands and artists out there this year. If I put everyone who I thought deserved a spot, this list would be never ending!!

Walk In Coma – Narrentum

Walk In Coma are rapidly gaining a reputation for their live shows, with the quintet already having played with the likes of Funeral For A Friend and the Southend riff beasts present to you their EP out on October 23rd that brings together the power of Pantera, Machine Head and Architects.

Colt 45 to support The Computers on UK tour

Following the release of their highly rated The Tide Is Turning album, Colt 45 have been bitten by the touring bug with more shows than you can shake a stick at, including a debut Download Festival performance! But the band aren't stopping anytime soon as they're now heading out on the road with fellow UK punks The Computers and also with Bear Arms!

Saint[the]Sinner – Masquerades

Theatrical post-hardcore rockers Saint[the]Sinner release new EP Masquerades on October 31st. The EP provides the unusual contrasting post-hardcore and pop-rock however the two fit together to create a unique and exhilarating record!


The track is the second to be taken from the Plymouth based trio's debut album Understanding and Everything Else. We love the album and this track has a special place in our hearts so without further ado, it is our Track of the Day!

Evenu – Drive available for stream ahead of November release

Exeter rock quartet Evenu are set to release their debut single Drive on November 27th.

Remember The Fallen @ Fuel Cardiff

Fuel rock club in Cardiff was the venue for today's venture. An awesome little place complete with a pool table in the main room and then a back room for live music.

Step inside Junior’s JuniorLand

Junior's pop-punk conceptual release JuniorLand is out now. The trio include a professional wrestler, a childrens author and the head of a non-profit organisation and the release is partly reminiscent to the mighty Blink-182's self-titled 2003 release.

Glass Harbour – Distance From Departure

North East quintet Glass Harbour formed in mid-2014 and wasted no time in creating a sound that has the power of The Ghost Inside and is reminiscent to Architects and Being As An Ocean. Debut EP Distance From Departure is released on October 16th.

United Fruit announce EP & headline November tour

Rock quartet United Fruit announce their latest release Nightmare Recovery EP will be available from 13th November and released via Ditto Music. The title track from the Glaswegian's latest release can be streamed in full here...

Fearless Vampire Killers – Bruises

Fearless Vampire Killers are set to release mini-album Bruises on October 23rd. Elizabeth Birt reviewed their upcoming release...

Some Skeletons Announce Debut Album ‘Vigils’

Nottingham alt-rock trio Some Skeletons announce the release date for debut album Vigils will be December 4th 2015. The release is due to come through Mountains of Records who released their second EP And Signs & Ampersands in 2012.

The Dead Xiii mini UK November tour

Following on from their four-day Halloween tour, The Dead Xiii have also announced another mini tour for November.

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