Elessar EP launch live @ Frog & Fiddle, Cheltenham

The Frog & Fiddle in Cheltenham is the venue for tonight as we join the last date of the Elessar, Halfway Hope and Hyde Project tour, a hometown show for the former, who use this to their advantage as their EP release show for latest offering Is This All We Are. Midweek and Beachside Cafe […]

Wolf Culture – The Devil’s Plans For Idle Hands EP

The debut EP from emo/punks Wolf Culture is an impressive start from a band entering a scene littered with bands all aiming for the same sound. This current melding of pop punk and emo has had a resurgence of late. This blend of Bleed American esque hooks and wonder years stirring lyrics and melodies. Bands […]

Layover – Your Laughter Never Leaves

Birmingham quartet Layover have blinded me with their latest EP release Your Laughter Never Leaves which has all the emotional content to reflect on serious matters while encouraging the fundamentals of a Pop Punk vibe. Opening with Hunger Pains literally brings the definition of ‘UK Pop Punk’ with catchy guitar riffs, upbeat drums, and a […]

Wolf Culture talk about The Devil’s Plans For Idle Hands

Wolf Culture are a pioneering new wave Emo band from Bournemouth ready to bring something epic into their local music scene and beyond. So far Wolf Culture have released two tracks from their EP including leading single ‘Wreck’ emitting flickering neon brightness contradicting the more sincere lyrics. They have also recently released insuppressible track ‘Continents’. […]

Hawthorne Heights- Bad Frequencies

Ohio natives, Hawthorne Heights, have their latest record out this week. Bad Frequencies is the band’s first full length album since 2013’s Zero and comes almost three years after Hurt, the final part of their EP trilogy. The band earned their title and place on emo playlists in the early 2000s with the one two […]

itoldyouiwouldeatyou – Get Terrified EP

Itoldyouiwouldeatyou have made quite the name for themselves recently gaining great reputation, as they release ‘Get Terrified EP’, a collection of unreleased physical singles along-side new material, telling a story of their progression as a band and how they have developed on their unique sound. The Lo-fi indie / emo 7-piece express lyrics with raw […]

Hawthorne Heights talk about Bad Frequencies

I spoke to JT of Hawthorne Heights ahead of the release of their new record, Bad Frequencies. Out April 27th! So your new record, Bad Frequencies is out soon, did you have anything in mind with this record or did you just want to continue the evolution? Our only goal is to always be moving […]

Feed Them To The Forest – Can’t Forget

Feed Them To The Forest’s debut EP, Can’t Forget, sees them lay their influences on the table. From the first track to the last the sound unmistakably influenced by the late 90s early 00s emo/punk scene. Couple this with a massive production for a debut EP and this makes Feed Them To The Forest a […]

Layover have Hunger Pains

Brit emo-punks Layover have revealed their new single Hunger Pains! The track is lifted from their forthcoming EP Your Laughter Never Leaves (May 4. Fox Records). Vocalist Luke Rainsford says;  “‘Hunger Pains’ was the first song we wrote for the EP. Originally it started as a song called ‘Commonplace’, but was reworked for the EP and this is […]

Crooked Teeth reveal new single and Pastel EP reissue

Crooked Teeth are celebrating the announcement of the reissue of their Pastel EP on May 11th through Rude Records by releasing the video for single Crawl, which features guest vocals from Stand Atlantic's Bonnie Fraser.

Pushing Daisies announce new EP and UK dates!

Bristol emo-rockers Pushing Daisies have revealed details of their new EP! Take Me Back To The Light is set to be released on May 11. Vocalist Bert Martinez-Cowles says; “Take Me Back To The Light has been in the works for a long time. Over the past 2 years, we’ve all been through a lot of tough times, […]

Charmer take on the A-Z challenge!

Ahead of the April 20 release of emo-rocker’s Charmer‘s self-titled album on No Sleep Records, we asked the band’s David Daignault to tell us more about Charmer by taking on our A-Z challenge!   A song that made you want to make music? Idk if it was one song but I used to listen to Say […]

Panic! At The Disco reveal new album and release two singles

Panic! At The Disco have revealed they will be releasing a new album called Pray For The Wicked on 22nd June 2018! Brendon Urie has commented ‘”After being away in New York for months doing Kinky Boots, I just wanted to hang out at home when I got back to LA. I was so revved up that I asked […]

One Last Daybreak release new single and unveil upcoming EP

Upcoming post-hardcore band One Last Daybreak are gearing up for the release of their debut EP A Thousand Thoughts out on 7th April! They have also just revealed their latest single According to Pleasure, I Was Low on the Food Chain. Check it out here!

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