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Desert Island Discs – Susan Donaghy of Susie Blue

Irish indie rockers Susie Blue know what they’re about. Standing strong against social prejudice particularly in the form of homophobia, their music is full of passionate lyrics and catchy sounds – but where does that inspiration come from? Lead singer Susan Donaghy give us an insight into her favourite records and picks her top 5 albums […]

Susie Blue are telling us to Be A Lady

Irish rock act, Susie Blue, have released their latest single, Be A Lady. Full of indie pop rock vibes and distinctive vocals, the track completely shows off the bands passion and strong views on today’s society. Lead singer Susan Donaghy explains, “’Be A Lady’ is a song that I wanted to write to tell myself […]

Deference – False Awakening

Southampton 5 piece Deference may be new to the metal game but they have already been making waves. Their latest EP, False Awakening, is set for release at the end of March and is sure to help continue with their rise and give people a taste of what to expect in the future. Revolving around […]

An Interview with Deez Nuts

Bassist, Sean, of Deez Nuts spoke to us about the bands new album, being on tour and what inspires the band to create music. For those who don’t know you, how would you sum up your musical style in 3 words?  DON CHEADLE HARDCORE Your new album, Binge and Purgatory, is set to be released […]

Slowcoaches are Living Out

Slowcoaches have previewed their video for their new single, Living Out. The boisterous opener from their debut album is, “a song about feeling like you’re at a dead end. It’s about wanting to change your life but procrastinating because it’s easier to just repeat the same patterns over and over,” as lead singer Heather comments. […]

Against Me! are Haunting, Haunted, Haunts

American rockers Against! Me have released their video for Haunting, Haunted, Haunts. Taken from the highly praised album, Shape Shift With Me, the video is a visual journey that really reflects the songs subject matter. Speaking on the album, lead singer Laura Jane Grace said, “Tons of people have written about love. But while love […]

Matter of Mind release new single, Far Too Wrong

Northerners Matter of Mind have released their new single, Far Too Wrong. Having recorded their debut EP over a year ago the band are back with a new single and a video to go with it. Their loud guitars and high energy, along with their talent for writing songs has produced a track that is […]

Where Fires Are preview I’ve Got The Time video

Leeds band Where Fires Are have debuted their video for latest single I’ve Got The Time. Taken from their most recent EP, One Four Six One, the video is full of the bands high energy, passion and good old green filter. The band spoke to New Noise Magazine about the inspiration behind the video; “Ourselves […]

AltCorner’s Women of rock

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we here at AltCorner thought it was only right that we celebrate some of our favourite women of rock. This is our run down of some badass women making waves in the industry. Ash Costello (New Years Day) – Words Lizi Birt The frontwoman of New Years Day is […]

Laura – Desert Island Discs

If you could only listen to 5 albums or EPs for the rest of your life what would you choose? Head of Features, Laura, has made her selection and tells us why. Ben Howard – Every Kingdom Every Kingdom is an album I often forget about, then come back to and fall in love with […]

Courage My Love announce album and tour

Canadian rockers Courage My Love have revealed details of their European release of their debut album, Synesthesia, out 19th May. After first being discovered at a Battle of the Bands competition in Ontario, the band have gone on to release two EPS, which in 2014 gained them a JUNO Awards nomination for Breakthrough Group of the […]

Elasea take time to Breathe

UK alt rockers Elasea have previewed their new video for latest single Breathe. Taken from their forthcoming EP Lesson Learnt, the band have quickly been gaining new fans and raved reviews and are ready to unleash their sound. Full of big riffs and vocals, their sound is developing at every moment. With a reshaped line […]

Blood Youth are Making Waves

Harrogate rockers Blood Youth have released their second single, Making Waves, taken from their hotly anticipated debut album Beyond Repair, released this April. Take a listen; Vocalist KAYA TARSUS reveals of the song’s origin and inspiration: “Making Waves is about numbing the pain, erasing memories and the conversations I had with strangers when I was […]

Ghost Bath announce first UK show

Black metal depressives Ghost Bath are back and finally about to make their UK headline debut. The band have announced they will be playing an intimate gig at London’s Sebright Arms on 16th May. The band have recently revealed details of their new album, Starmourner, which will be released shortly before their London show on […]

The Witching Hour has arrived for Energy

Energy have announced their latest single, The Witching Hour, taken from their highly acclaimed album, Apparition Sound. Speaking on the single, Tank says, “I’m really excited for people to hear “The Witching Hour” because I think Energy really needed a song like this. I think with this song, we’re perpetuating this unconscious idea of what […]

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