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Emo GENRE ARCHIVES

INTRODUCING: BODYHEAT

Essex isn't usually known for it's indie/emo offerings but this time it's been kind and given us the gift of Bodyheat. Coming in strong with their debut single, 'Hold On', Bodyheat draws influences from bands like Turnover and Pity Sex whilst still very much sounding unique and fresh.

Architects – All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us

Architects, are a five piece hardcore band from Brighton, formed over a decade ago back in 2004, the band have now finally released their epic seventh album, 'All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us.' And if you're a big fan of their previous album, 'Lost Forever // Lost Together' then you'll definitely be a fan of this eleven track killer.

Bands You Cannot Miss At 2000 Trees Festival 2016 Part One!

We thought that we would help you out solving the ‘Who Should I See’ conundrum by providing you a 'Bands You Cannot Miss At 2000 Trees Festival 2016' guide. Here is the first wave of bands who deserve your attention at the festival...

2000 Trees Festival 2016

Our Coverage of 2000 Trees 2016

Spotlight on: South Wales

South Wales has long been known to supply some of the best rock and metal acts with the likes of Manic Street Preachers, Stereophonics, The Blackout, Kids in Glass Houses, Funeral For A Friend and Bullet For My Valentine being the major exports. While Wales celebrates the success of these bands, they would not exist had it not been for the underground music scene providing platforms and exposure. So what does South Wales have to offer? Let’s have a little look!

2000 Trees final line-up announcement

2000 Trees festival are celebrating their tenth birthday in style! The already incredible line-up has now been completed with the announcement of the final three bands and the acoustic stage.

AltCorner Presents AltTape Volume 1!

We here at AltCorner work closely with some of the best new upcoming artists around and what better way to showcase these acts than to create an EP of our favourite tracks right now! In our first release of the AltTape, we have chosen eight tracks all of which are more than pleasing on your ear holes! Oh and guess what?! all EIGHT tracks are FREE!

Brand New are back with ‘I Am A Nightmare’

Brand New have returned with their first piece of new material in more than a year. The rock quartet have revealed new track I Am A Nightmare, produced by the band and long-time collaborator Mike Sapone.

Pushing Daisies Sign To Homebird Records!

Bristol Emo Punks Pushing Daisies have today announced that they have signed to Homebird Records. The four-piece will release their 'Stay Sad' EP on 10" Baby Pink Vinyl.

Tiny Moving Parts – Celebrate | Track By Track

Formed by brothers Matthew and Billy Chevalier and cousin Dylan Mattheisen, from Benson, Minnesota. The album gives you a major pop punk feel across the 10 tracks and Kirsty gave her thoughts - track by track!

The Appleseed Cast announce UK anniversary tour!

American rock band The Appleseed Cast are celebrating the record store day reissue of their critically acclaimed 2006 album Peregrine with a UK tour. The influential band formed in 1996 and helped to pioneer the emo movement in the late 1990s.

MODERN BASEBALL – HOLY GHOST

"It's nice to hear Modern Baseball's success story, from college students to selling albums worldwide and I'm certain they'll bring us more albums just as great as Holy Ghost in the future" - Emily Clark

Real Friends announce Mess

Illinois' pop punkers Real Friends are continuing to fuel the hype surrounding forthcoming Fearless Records album The Home Inside My Head (out May 27) with the release of the video for album track Mess.

Introducing South African born quartet SET FOR THE SKY

Think Asking Alexandria meets Black Veil Brides, coated with some Set It Off style hooks/ choruses and that’s Cape Town’s exciting anthemic rock quartet Set For The Sky.

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