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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 […]

Seaway go acoustic as they take Lula On The Beach!

Seaway have revealed an acoustic version of Lula On The Beach! The track is one of the most popular on the Canadian pop-punks’ latest album Vacation! The band’s Ryan Locke says of the rework; “We had a great time reimagining Lula with the incomparable Anton Delost. When we originally wrote Lula we had a bit more of an […]

While She Sleeps reveal Silence Speaks footage

While She Sleeps have revealed footage for their stripped back version of Silence Speaks from their St Pancras Old Church show! Guitarist Sean Long says; “We, even as a “heavy” band, have always had a strong love for acoustic and stripped backed songs so it made sense to finally realise some of our songs in this way. […]

Luke Rainsford is Looking For Your Ghost

Wolverhampton singer-songwriter Luke Rainsford have revealed the video for Looking For Your Ghost! The track is taken from hugely emotional EP I Just Don’t Deserve To Be Loved (out now on Scylla Records). Check out the video below; [YouTube v=fyX1MklSLGs] Luke Rainsford will be performing at Slam Dunk Festival this weekend and says; “I’m buzzing to be playing Slam […]

Luke Rainsford – I Just Don’t Deserve To Be Loved

Wolverhampton singer-songwriter Luke Rainsford returns with a highly emotional EP I Just Don’t Deserve To Be Loved, inspired by the passing of his mother in 2016. From the opening of Looking For Your Ghost to the closing of What I Hide Beneath, there is not a moment when you aren’t given goosebumps. Luke truly bares […]

Sun Arcana reveal Fracture stripped back

Sun Arcana have revealed the video for their stripped back version of Fracture! The track appears on their Acoustic Sessions EP, which features reworked versions of their debut As I Take A Breath! Check out Fracture acoustic below; Drummer Ryan Daniels says; “I think for any band to record an acoustic session comes a slight feeling of insecurity because you’re […]

While She Sleeps reveal alternate version of Silence Speaks

Following on from the announcement of the expanded edition of acclaimed album You Are We (July 20), While She Sleeps have revealed an alternate version of Silence Speaks, a track that featured on the original record. The alternate version is a stripped back masterpiece, recorded at their acoustic show at London’s St Pancras Old Church. Guitarist Sean Long […]

Luke Rainsford announces shows with As It Is

Wolverhampton singer-songwriter Luke Rainsford has announced his biggest shows to date! As warm-up for his slots at Slam Dunk Festival, Luke will be heading out on a run of intimate, acoustic dates alongside As It Is! 21 MAY – Norwich, Arts Centre w/ As It Is 22 MAY – Sheffield, The Plug w/ As It Is 24 […]

Myles Kennedy announces more UK dates

Myles Kennedy has followed up his sold-out debut UK solo tour with more UK dates announced! The dates fall around a bunch of festivals and include a full band show at the London Palladium! New UK Headline Dates: Mon 2nd Jul – EDINBURGH Liquid Rooms (solo) Wed 4th Jul – BELFAST Limelight (solo) Thu 5th […]

Tim Brooks takes on the A-Z challenge!

Singer-songwriter Tim Brooks has us at AltCorner intrigued with his wordplay and ability to blend acoustic with straight up rock ‘n’ roll, taking influence from the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Frank Turner and Gerard Way. He’s gearing up to release new single Quicksilver soon so we asked Tim to take on our A-Z challenge so we could find […]

Sun Arcana release Acoustic Sessions

Sun Arcana have released their Acoustic Sessions EP through Easy Life Records! The EP features stripped back versions of three of the Essex band’s tracks. Drummer Ryan Daniels says; “I think for any band to record an acoustic session comes a slight feeling of insecurity because you’re vulnerable” “We wanted to challenge ourselves. We wanted to […]

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