Basement taking The Sun Days and Dinosaur Pile Up on July UK tour

After a sold out UK run at the start of the year followed the release of the band's huge new record "Promise Everything", Basement today share news of a lengthy UK headline tour in July. The five piece will be hitting towns they either haven't played in some time or places they're yet to venture with support coming from cult alt-rockers Dinosaur Pile Up and Swedish newcomers The Sun Days. All dates below.

We Chat To Heyrocco!

Heyrocco are a trio of cool cats from South Carolina, who deliver the sweetest blend of grunge you’ve heard in a long time. Their slacker meets garage rock style is perked up by infectious pop choruses and quirky lyrics that often are sing-along infused anthems. On the flipside, Heyrocco also have the ability to write […]

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!

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.

Swn Festival announces first acts for birthday celebration

South Wales' premier music festival Swn Festival is celebrating it's tenth anniversary in 2016! The three-day festival of music and arts runs from October 21-23 across several venues in the capital and features a whole host of Welsh talent as well as up and coming names from across the UK.


Cairo Son’s latest album Storm Clouds was released back in March. Not being aware of this band myself and being particularly interested when I saw their sound was labeled as “stoner”, I decided to take a listen. I first listened to Devils Tongue, which begins with a “one, two, one two three four” beat (it’ll […]

Gearing Up For Camden Rocks Festival!

The festival season is about to start, so get your camping gear ready, book those camper vans and don’t forget your suntan lotion or extra clothes for the mud and rain…..if that’s your thing of course. But, if you prefer the cover of a good old music venue that helps to keep live music alive, then June 4th is the date for your diary. It’s the Camden Rock festival.

Camden Rocks Festival 2016

Emily Holden attended the London based event and took some shots of the performances which took place in the various venues. Mark McConville also attended and gave his thoughts on the bands performing.

More Bands Added to 2000 Trees Festival

2000trees Festival has announce its 4th full wave of bands for the huge 2016 event, happening over weekend of 7/8/9 July.

Allusondrugs and Fizzy Blood announce co-headline tour

Yorkshire's finest new rock prospects Allusondrugs and Fizzy Blood have combined to produce a summer face-melting co-headline tour. Both bands have cemented a great friendship and have seen high praise from some of the music industry's main players.

Allusondrugs Chat to AltCorner

Gareth here, during the Scuzz UK Throwdown tour I caught up with Jason Moules and Drey Pavlovic from Allusondrugs in Edinburgh. The Leeds outfit have had a busy year and it was great to sit down with them...

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