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The XCERTS on Late One Night and more at Reading Festival 2018

In true festival style, the rain clouds are looming over Reading Festival but that didn’t stop us having a bit of fun with Scottish sweethearts The XCERTS! We spoke to Murray, Jordan and Tom about Reading, Late One Night and striving to get that mansion… How did your set go? Murray (guitar/vocals): It was brilliant. […]

Living With Lions take on the A-Z challenge

We wanted to find out more about Living With Lions so asked the band to take on our A-Z challenge and tell us more! A song that made you want to make music? Blink 182 – Dumpweed .. This record is 100% what directly led me to playing music. There were other records before that […]

Egyptians tell us more about themselves

We caught up with West London’s newest Indie band Egyptians to find out more about them and their music! Who are your main influences? Radiohead, Kings Of Leon, Arctic Monkeys are probably most band-wise. We all have individual acts we love and take stuff from as well. How did you all meet? Well, three of […]

WRTHLESS talk about their new single!

Following the release of their new single Give Me A Reason, we caught up with WRTHLESS to talk about the track! How has the release of Give Me A Reason gone? Great! It’s only our second single released but we’ve had some fantastic feedback from peers, band friends and even had spins on the likes of Amazing radio […]

Everyone and Anyone on their new music!

On the cusp of the release of their new EP, ‘Anything Worth Having‘, we caught up with Everyone and Anyone‘s frontman, Rob! How did you decide on your jurassic park-themed logo? We’re all huge fans of the Jurassic Park movies and the artwork for our new record features a dinosaur in a Hawaiian shirt so […]

REAWAKEN on their new EP, Monochrome!

We chatted to REAWAKEN about their latest EP, Monochrome, out on 5th October. How are you feeling about the EP launch on Friday? We’re extremely excited! We’re playing one of our favourite hometown venues with a lot of amazing bands. Are you excited for the Monochrome EP to be released? We recorded the EP roughly […]

10 Years on touring, anniversaries, and music

We caught up with Tennessee’s 10 Years to pick their brains about their upcoming new tour, and plans for the future! Are you excited about your UK tour? Absolutely. It’s been several years since we have been to the UK, so we are really excited. We have always felt that people in the UK have […]

Crown The Empire on new singles and Warped Tour.

{Photo credit: Dani Willgress} In Crown The Empire’s dressing room, we caught up with members lead singer Andy Leo and bassist Hayden Tree about their latest singles, Warped tour and life on tour. How was the Bristol show last night? Andy: “It was great! That place I had like PTSD from because it was the […]

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 […]

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