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The Fratellis – 10 years of Costello Music – O2 Forum Kentish Town

It’s been (a little over) 10 years since the release of one of the most influential albums of the 2000’s: Costello Music by The Fratellis. This would be the first time they play the entirety of the album live. If you haven’t heard the album, go and listen to it while you read this. You […]

Courage My Love – Synesthesia

Courage My Love are a three-piece band from Kitchener, Ontario, who are making a place for themselves in the music scene. The band consists of twins Mercedes Arn-Horn and Phoenix Arn-Horn and Brandon Lockwood. They released their debut album Synesthesia on February 3rd. The cover art is certainly intriguing with a bit of mystery. Two […]

The Final Clause of Tacitus want you to Give Them Blood!

As the release date for their debut EP At Peace in Chaos draws near (Fenruary 24, 2017 if you’d forgotten), rap/funk metallers The Final Clause Of Tacitus want you to give them blood! They don’t ask for much do they? The lead single from the EP Give Them Blood has been released and you can […]

A Will Away are Here Again!

A Will Away have announced their new album Here Again is set for release via Triple Crown Records on March 3, 2017! The US quartet are celebrating the announcement with the release of the title track! Vocalist/guitarist Matt Carlson says; “Here Again, much like its companion piece Bliss: Finding Comfort in the Pointlessness of Life; is […]

Righteous Vendetta are Cursed

After two long years metalcore rockers Righteous Vendetta are back with the new album Cursed, released next month. “After two years of writing and recording we are beyond excited to finally release this album with Century Media. For anyone that follows us, they know this has been a long process. But patience has paid off, […]

Bear premiere roaring new single Masks

Math metal rockers Bear have revealed their latest single and video, Masks, ahead of their new album released this April. Fans of The Dillinger Escape Plan and Meshuggah will want to get on board with the Belgian band who have managed to slick style that they have nailed down across the two albums they have […]

Lower Than Atlantis – Safe In Sound

Lower Than Atlantis have some great feats in their name, dominating the scene here in the UK. With a decade of writing together, bashing out 4 full albums in the course of 4 years, this 3 year gap may be just what the guys needed to give the fans something worth waiting for. So here […]

“James Has Even Yanked On The Steering Wheel While Asleep In The Front With Me Driving” | Alt Corner Chat With Trash Boat

With Their Upcoming Tour With Wonder Years Fast Approaching, Here At Alt Corner, We Took Some Time Out With Trash Boat To See What The St. Albans Outfit Have To Come Next...

Monster Download festival lineup announcement!

Download festival has announced a mammoth 48 bands to it’s already incredible lineup! Festival organiser Andy Copping says; “We’re committed to delivering the best in rock and metal year on year for the Download fans, and this year is no exception. We’re thrilled to have core acts in the likes of Steel Panther, A Day […]

Galactic Empire – Galactic Empire

When most people think of Star Wars they think of sci-fi loving nerds, some light sabers or that video of a woman enjoying her Chewbacca mask a little too much. Turns out what we all should have been thinking all along was rock music. Galactic Empire are here with their self titled debut album to […]

2017’s Ones To Watch

Here at Alt Corner we love discovering new bands and artists. A month into 2017 and there are already some great bands making waves in the music world and setting themselves up to have a great year. Here are just a few of the bands we think you should be keeping an eye on this […]

Less Than Jake – Sound the Alarm

For a band to stay fresh and entertaining for 25 long years, you must have something special. After 8 full length albums, 8 EP’s, and numerous other releases, Less Than Jake continue to raise the bar and keep your taste buds filled with exciting new flavours. Sound The Alarm is the 9th EP from the […]

Greywind chat about their music, plans for the future, and live shows

Greywind’s debut album, Afterthoughts, is out this Friday, and the duo of siblings have been working on it for a few years. With the album already receiving so much buzz, and their debut headline show already sold out, they’re a pretty exciting band right now. We caught up with Paul O’Sullivan to chat about the release […]

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