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Things get interesting with SWMRS at Reading Festival

We caught up with brothers Max (lead guitar, vocals) and Cole Becker (vocals, rhythm guitar) of US rock band SWMRS following their 2018 Reading Festival set to talk returning to the festival, new music and how to be good Blink-182 fans when aliens get involved… How was your Reading set? Max: We played at 1:30. […]

Millie Manders & The Shutup take on the A-Z challenge

Ahead of the September 21 release of the Shutup EP, we asked Millie Manders, frontwoman of Millie Manders & The Shutup to give us the lowdown on our favourite new artist! A song that made you want to make music? Phantom of The Opera made me want to sing Acker Bilk made me want to play an instrument […]

Tides Of Man take on the A-Z challenge

Florida’s instrumental prog-rockers Tides Of Man released their latest album Every Nothing on August 3rd. We asked drummer Josh Gould to tell us more by taking on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? Led Zepplin – Black Dog Best rider you’ve had? Not sure but was probably in mainland Europe. They […]

Thrice on their new music!

As we enter release week for Thrice‘s latest album Palms (September 14, Epitaph Records), we quizzed the band on what we can expect from the record, their South American shows and more. How are you feeling about the release of ‘Palms?’ We are really exciting for people to be able to hear it. It’s always  weird to […]

Egyptians take on the A-Z challenge!

West London’s newest indie band E take on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? Strawberry Field Forever by The Beatles Best rider you’ve ever had? 6 cans of room temperature Stella… between 5 acts. It’s still early days… Craziest thing you’ve experienced in the band? Almost being killed by an […]

Tenements talk about their new EP What Hasn’t Killed You Is Only Getting Stronger.

Glasgow post-hardcorers Tenements released their new EP What Hasn’t Killed You Is Only Getting Stronger on August 31st. We spoke to the band to discuss the EP Are you looking forward to the release of your new EP ‘What Hasn’t Killed You Is Only Getting Stronger’?  Absolutely! We had set up a gofundme to help finance a part […]

Homebound take on the a-z interview!

Following the release of their latest single, ‘Indelible‘ , we caught up with Homebound to find out what they’re all about! A SONG THAT MADE YOU WANT TO MAKE MUSIC? Mutt – blink-182. That intro to this day still gets me pumped. BEST RIDER YOU’VE EVER HAD? This would’ve been easier to answer if it […]

Hypophora on touring life and new music!

Ahead of the release of there debut album, ‘Douse‘, we caught up with Hypophora to question them about their plans for the rest of the year. How are you feeling about the release of your debut album, ‘Douse‘? Really excited! There’s a whole host of different influences in there, for us it’s really obvious and […]

Capital Eye on their new music!

Following the release of ‘Lipstick Kiss‘, we spoke to Capital Eye about potential new music and more! What’s the response to Lipstick Kiss been like? Lipstick Kiss has been very well received, it’s nice to hear so much nice feedback. Does the extremely positive response to last year’s Ep ‘Take Note‘ make you excited to […]

Silent Rival take on the A-Z challenge

Silent Rival have been making waves with their catchy music and energetic live shows! We wanted to find out more about the Los Angeles based trio so frontwoman Sara Coda complied by taking on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? T. Rex “Bang a Gong” Best rider you’ve had? I’m not […]

Dirty ‘Ol Crow take on the A-Z challenge

With their debut single Sex Dictator being released on September 14, we asked London’s punk filled rockers Dirty ‘Ol Crow to take on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? Fil (guitar, backing vocals): Sweet Child o Mine – The riff was f*****g awesome and I was inspired to create something like […]

WSTR talk about Identity Crisis

WSTR are gearing up for the highly anticipated release of sophomore album Identity Crisis (August 31, Hopeless Records). We spoke to frontman Sammy Clifford about the record, the evolution of the band’s sound and dream songs. Identity Crisis is set to be released on August 31st. Are you excited for everyone to hear it? Yes! Understatement. […]

Maddison take on the A-Z challenge

We wanted to find out more about the new kids on the block in the South Wales music scene; Maddison, so we asked the band to tell us more by taking on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? That’s a tough question as there are so many! But the song […]

SHADED take on the A-Z challenge

SHADED are gearing up for a recently announced tour with Common Ground Records labelmates Wolf Culture. We wanted to know more about the trio so frontman Matt East complied by taking on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? S.O.S by Jonas Brothers. Straight banger. Best rider you’ve had? Our very […]

URNE take on the A-Z challenge

Following the release of their debut EP The Mountain Of Gold, we wanted to find out more about the world of URNE! Bassist/vocalist Joe Nally and guitarist Angus Neyra obliged by taking on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? Joe: Meat Loaf – Bat Out Of Hell Best rider you’ve had? […]

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