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Yorkshire Rats – Yorkshire Rats

UK punk rockers Yorkshire Rats are a band that don’t like to hold back. Formed in Pontefract in 2004, the band is the brainchild of former Billy No Mates & Abrasive Wheels‘ musician Don Mercy. Already the band has quickly built up an army of dedicated fans attracted to their fine blend of So Cal punk and […]

2000 Trees: What not to miss.

2000 Trees is nearly upon us & we’re very excited. The festival has always prided itself on giving audiences the biggest and best in new music but the festival is so much more than that. Take a look at our what not to miss guide for all the insider info on what you should be […]

Desert Island Discs – Malum Sky

Formed in 2014 and hailing from Cardiff, Malum Sky soon set about releasing their self-titled debut EP in the Summer of 2015. Their bold loud sound has gained them wide acclaim but where does their inspiration come from. The band let us in on their all time favourite records. Mike (guitar): Billy Talent II This […]

Slam Dunk 2017 Awards

It’s time for the first installment of Alt Corner’s Festival Awards 2017. We had such a great time at Slam Dunk that choosing our favourite moments has been a difficult challenge. Take a look at what some of us thought were the highlights of this years festival.   Laura Brown (Slam Dunk Midlands) Best band […]

Desert Island Discs – Brightlight City

What inspires a band to create the music they do? Brightlight City take on our Desert Island Discs challenge and let us in on the big records that they would want to listen to forever. As a five piece band it would be only fair that we all choose an album each : Jamie (Vocals)  […]

Desert Islands Discs – The Royal

Today it’s the turn of metalcore rockers The Royal to let us in on their top albums of all time. Take a look at the albums that inspired the band and gave them a new perspective on the world of music. Lamb Of God – Wrath Lamb of God is a band that kind of […]

Feature; Download Festival – Biffy Clyro

Here at Alt Corner we’re getting very excited about Download Festival. What a line up! To get us prepared for the weekend of rock we’ve picked out some of our top tracks from each headline act; this time it’s the turn of Biffy Clyro! In The Name Of Wee Man Mountains Bubbles Biblical

Desert Island Discs – Caroline Westendorp of Charm The Fury

Ever wondered what inspires a band to create the music that they do? This time it is the turn of Charm The Fury lead singer Caroline to take on our Desert Island Discs challenge and reveal her top albums of all time. UNDEROATH – DISAMBIGUATION This is the album that got me into the entire growling […]

Feature; Download Festival – System of a Down

Here at Alt Corner we’re getting very excited about Download Festival. What a line up! To get us prepared for the weekend of rock we’ve picked out some of our top tracks from each headline act; this time it’s the turn of System of a Down! Lonely Day Hypnotise BYOB

Desert Island Discs – KidBrother

KidBrother are the new emo punk band that you should have on your radar. The band recently released their debut single, Angst, but what really gets their blood going? The band took on our Desert Island Discs challenge and let us in on their favourite albums.   James – The Menzingers – On The Impossible […]

Feature: Download Festival; Aerosmith

Here at Alt Corner we’re getting very excited about Download Festival. What a line up! To get us prepared for the weekend of rock we’ve picked out some of our top tracks from each headline act; first up Aerosmith! Cryin’ Crazy Pink Jaded I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing Angel Mama Kin

Desert Island Discs – Hollowstar

Being in a band can often mean a lot of differences, both musically and not. Hollowstar got involved with our Desert Island Discs and revealed their own selections for the ultimate album out there – however there was one album that they could all agree on without a shadow of doubt…. Tom   Alter Bridge – […]

Desert Island Discs – Eddie Berg of Imminence

“The thing is, that I hate the idea of only listening to five albums for the rest of my life, haha, but I decided to pick some of the albums that influenced me as a musician.” – Eddie Berg of Imminence, gets involved with Desert Island Discs and lets us in on some of the […]

Paramore – After Laughter

It’s the album that people have been waiting on for what seems like forever. Finally Paramore are back with their 5th studio album, After Laughter & it hasn’t disappointed us at all. After Laughter is full of electro rocky summer vibes and instantly transports you to a beach somewhere with a cocktail in hand. It’s […]

A chat with The Voynich Code

Portuguese tech death-metallers The Voynich Code released their debut album Aqua Vitae earlier this month. Laura spoke to the band to chat about their debut album, their inspiration and guilty pleasures. For those who don’t know The Voynich Code; describe yourself in 3 words. UNVEIL THE MYSTERY (That was easy haha) Your debut LP, Aqua Vitae, […]

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