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Citizen – As You Please

Citizen are set to release new album As You Please on 6th October. As You Please is a dark brooding album which is both introspective and aware of what’s going on elsewhere. The album approaches simple personal issues as well much larger social issues using meaningful metaphorical lyrics. Compared to its predecessors the album is […]

Tigercub – Evolve Or Die EP

Evolve Or Die is the latest EP from Tigercub who have a huge list of accomplishments to date including tours with Royal Blood, The Fall and Pulled Apart By Horses to name a few, while also performing at Reading & Leeds and 2000 Trees Festival, the Brighton trio are set to make stardom, right? Let’s […]

R.E.M are reissuing Automatic For The People!

In celebration of iconic album Automatic For The People‘s 25th anniversary, R.E.M are releasing a 4 CD deluxe edition of the album with over 20 unreleased demo tracks! Amongst these never before heard demo tracks will be Mikes Pop Song and Devil Rides Backwards! The reissue will be out 10th November but in the meantime here’s an album trailer!

Creature take on the A-Z challenge!

Newcastle grunge rockers Creature put out their new single Bored back in June. We asked the band to take on our A-Z challenge to find out what goes on in the world of Creatures… A song that made you want to make music? One song? Hearing Bohemian Rhapsody was probably the first time I can […]

I’m going Out Of My Head for new Night Owls single!

Leeds grunge rockers Night Owls are back with a new single Out Of My Head! The trio have been a bit quiet lately as they’ve been focusing on creating some new tunes for us and on the basis of this single, we’re excited! They have also added drummer Dom Reed to the line-up! Frontman Will […]

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 […]

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