REDWOOD – Lay Your Love Down

From the opening heartfelt moments of this EP, it definitely seems to set tone for what you can expect from these indie rockers!

Asking Alexandria release acoustic of Alone In A Room

Brit metallers Asking Alexandria have revealed a beautiful acoustic rendition of their single Alone In A Room! The original track is lifted from the band’s self-titled fifth album (out now, Sumerian Records). The acoustic rendition, released as a B-side to it’s original counterpart, has received 765k streams to date! Guitarist Ben Bruce says; “In celebration of Alone in […]

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. […]

Silverstein release acoustic tracks!

Canadian post-hardcorers Silverstein have revealed two acoustic renditions of The Afterglow and Aquamarine! The original versions appear on the band’s latest album Dead Reflection (out now, Rise Records). Vocalist Shane Told explains; “We love Dead Reflection so much and didn’t want to do some half-baked, phoned-in acoustic versions. “So we actually got Derek Hoffman back at the helm and spent the time […]

Mark Holley (Black Foxxes) @ Sixty Six Sounds

Mark Holley’s acoustic show was something special. Held at Sixty Six Sounds, a guitar shop decked with fairy lights, it created a cute atmosphere for the set. With the absence of drums and bass, alone with just his collection of acoustic guitars Holley’s vocals were phenomenal. Power and emotion comes across with every song sung, […]

Elessar – Is This All We Are acoustic

Gloucestershire emo-punks Elessar have taken their most recent five-track EP In All Honesty and reworked each of the tracks into an acoustic release, taking a step in a very different direction. Beginning with Half Love, we have a track that on listen to the original, would be hard to imagine as an acoustic but it […]

THOSE DAMN CROWS release acoustic version of ‘BLINK OF AN EYE’

THOSE DAMN CROWS have released an acoustic version of Blink Of An Eye  in the run-up to their album release for Murder And The Motive out 5th October 2018! The band has commented “From the early demo stages of ‘Blink’ we knew this song had the potential to become one of the biggest songs on the record,” comments […]

Elessar reveal acoustic EP

Gloucestershire emo-punks Elessar have revealed details of a new project! The trio have announced that they will be releasing an acoustic version of their stand-out latest EP In All Honesty on September 30! It’s a step into uncharted territory for the band as frontman Ricky Powell explains; “The new acoustic EP isn’t exactly anything new in terms of […]

As It Is announce intimate acoustic show

As It Is have announced a special acoustic performance at Kingston’s All Saints Church on December 4th! Guitarist Benjamin Langford-Biss says; “Banquet shows are always very special. I’ve been personally going to their shows for close to 10 years now. Whether it’s acoustic in-stores or two sweaty intimate Fighting Cocks shows in a day, every single […]

Wage War strip back Gravity for annniversary of Deadweight

Wage War are celebrating the one year anniversary of the release of acclaimed album Deadweight with a stripped back version of fan favourite track Gravity! Frontman Cody Quistad says; “To celebrate the one-year mark of Deadweight, we’re pleased to release the stripped version of ‘Gravity. This record has changed our lives and we’re so thankful for the love […]

Goo Goo Dolls With The Xcerts @ O2 Academy, Bristol

As the murmurs began amongst the crowd and the music quietened, an almighty bang unleashed from the stage and the instantly recognisable start of ‘Dizzy’ began as the Buffalo natives took to the stage. It was time for the Goo Goo Dolls!

The Xcerts are up Late One Night

The Xcerts have revealed details of their new EP! Late One Night is a stripped back record that is set for release on October 5 through Raygun Records! The EP features 5 new versions of songs from latest acclaimed album Hold Onto Your Heart! Frontman Murray Macleod says;  “The idea to record quieter versions of songs from […]

This Wild Life announce UK/European tour with William Ryan Key

This Wild Life have announced they will be heading back to the UK and Europe for the first time in 2 years for a co-headline tour with former Yellowcard frontman William Ryan Key! The acoustic duo will be touring in support of their latest record Petaluma! Catch them on the dates below; TOUR DATES: Mon 21 Jan      France              […]

Blackberry Smoke reveal The Southern Ground Sessions!

Blackberry Smoke have announced a new album! The Southern Ground Sessions is an acoustic record set for release on October 26. The six-track release was created to coincide with the band’s hit latest record Find A Light and features live studio acoustic renditions of album tracks alongside a cover of Tom Petty‘s You Got Lucky, where the band were […]

Jaret Reddick announces The Dollyrots and Lacey as tour support

Bowling For Soup‘s Jaret Reddick has revealed that The Dollyrots and Lacey will be joining him on his Heartache & Hilarity Too tour! Both supports are no strangers to Jaret and BFS, both having joined them on different occasions! Lacey drummer Dave Pearson says; “Touring with Jaret and the BFS family is always the best time and we feel very […]

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