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Wren – Auburn Rule

Following their success with EP ‘Host‘ last year, Wren are releasing new album, ‘Auburn Rule.’ With praise from the likes of Daniel P. Carter, many eagerly awaited the few release from the noise rock/ post-metal four-piece from London. Speaking about the new album the band said “The album is based around the same premise as the […]

Muskets announce tour with Weatherstate!

Brighton grunge emo band Muskets have announced that they are heading out on tour with Weatherstate! The five date run in August is set to be a cracker because we love both bands! Check out the dates below; MUSKETS W/ WEATHERSTATE 11th August – Southampton, The Joiners 12th August – Leeds, Key Club 13th August […]

Plastic are Flossing!

Cheshire grunge/alternative rockers Plastic have revealed ther new single Flossing! The track is the first to be taken from their forthcoming debut album. Vocalist Matt Awbery says of the track; “Flossing is the opening track from our album, lyrically it’s just nonsense really! To be honest it’s the only track on the album that doesn’t […]

LOOM- S/T

In these modern times where the “perfect” recording is easier and cheaper than ever, there are still those bands who choose to take things in the Lo-Fi direction. Loom are such a band. Their debut album, S/T (releasing 19th May), is gritty, dirty and oh so lovable. Having recorded two cassettes prior which gained the […]

Hey Charlie say Hey!

London grunge pop trio Hey Charlie have released their debut single, aptly titled Hey! The track captures their girl gang mentality, 90s grunge and punk to create massive choruses, poppy hooks and grungey riffs. The trio have caught the eye of Kerrang! Who have invited them to play their Fresh Blood gig in London in […]

Get Out Strong – Answers

Get Out Strong are releasing their debut EP, ‘Answers’ on the 29th April 2017. It’s four catchy, punchy, and grungy songs that’ll leave you eager for more. The opening track ‘Speak’ begins, with a slick riff, followed by some wonderfully raspy vocals screaming over the top. It’s off to an impressive start. The opening track instantly has […]

Anewrage – Life-Related Symptoms

Italian alt-metallers Anewrage released their second album Life-Related Symptoms on April 7. We had a sneak peek ahead of the release with the lead single Upside Down and were excited to hear the rest! Opening track Upside Down is catchy and the vocals are hoarse in a good way. There’s clap-a-long sections and it feels […]

It’s Salt & Acid for Nightlife!

Grunge rockers Nightlife have revealed the latest track from their debut album Salt & Acid. The track is the title track and bassist/backing vocalist Lewis Harrison says the single has; “big heavy riffs segueing into stripped-back harmonised acapella and then into funky melodic singalong sections; it’ll keep you on your toes that’s for sure. It’s […]

NIGHTLIFE Interview

Made up with the talents of Paul (vocals/guitar), Will (Lead guitar/backing vocals), Lewis (Bass/backing vocals) and Garth (Drums) we caught up with NIGHLIFE before the release of their new album “Salt and Acid” to talk about the album itself and so much more! Firstly, for those that do not know you yet, could you describe […]

Decade on their new album and upcoming tour

Decade have just released ‘Pleasantries‘, the follow up to their 2014 debut, ‘Good Luck’, and it’s a wonderful album that’s definitely worth a listen. We caught up with Alex a day before ‘Pleasantries’ release, to ask him about the album, how he’s feeling about it, their tour, and plans for the summer. Your album is already […]

Weirds are in a Valley Of Vision

Leeds psych-grungers Weirds have released the video for new track Valley Of Vision! Frontman Aiden Razzall says; “​’Valley of Vision’ was one of the first songs we wrote for the record. We wanted to create a pop song, and make it big, heavy and mysterious. We try to craft our songs in simple structures, and […]

Meet Grunge Rockers EUJENICS

The quartet from Newcastle have been likened to Manic Street Preachers and Placebo, however, their new material has seen them likened to the likes of Queens of the Stone Age and Silverchair with their intricate hooks, incredible vocal melodies and dark, murky guitars.

ARTIST PLAYLIST: Becky Blomfield of Milk Teeth

"I'm Becky I play bass and sing stuff in Milk Teeth. Here is my listening diary for the past month or so, hopefully you find something new to listen to or remember an old jam you forgot existed".

ARTIST PLAYLIST: Emma Gallagher of Making Monsters!

In this edition we have one of the most impressive vocalists in the scene right now...Emma Gallagher of Making Monsters! "Hello! My name is Emma Gallagher and I’m the vocalist for Irish band Making Monsters. Here’s a list of artists I’m currently listening to, I think you’ll like them..."

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