Vistas reveal video for Retrospect

Scottish indie-poppers Vistas have revealed the video for new single Retrospect! The track is energetic and catchy and we love it! Check it out below;  

The Spook School are Less Than Perfect

Glasgow indie-poppers The Spook School have revealed their new single Less Than Perfect! The track is the second to be taken from their forthcoming third album Could It Be Different? (January 28, 2018, Alcopop! Records). Stereogum premiered the single and said;  “[Less Than Perfect] is a confident-sounding song about feeling disappointed when your reality doesn’t really […]

Faux announce UK shows and new member!

Faux are an exciting up-and-coming prospect and parts of the UK can see the ‘dirty-poppers’ kicking off 2018 with a run of headline dates! They will be joined on the dates by Cheltenham trio Polary!     Alongside the tour announcement, the quartet have revealed they are now a quintet with the addition of Mr. […]

Chapel announce Sunday Brunch EP

Indie pop duo Chapel have revealed details of their new EP! Sunday Brunch is set for release through Rise Records on November 17! The duo have also revealed a new single We’ve Got Soul which you can check out below; SUNDAY BRUNCH TRACK LISTING: Cindy White Caught Up We’ve Got Soul Miss Monogamy Don’t You Love […]

Best Ex (Candy Hearts) announce intimate solo shows!

Best Ex, formally Candy Hearts have announced two free intimate shows at the following dates! Nov 2 – Kingston, England @ Banquet Records Nov 3 – London, England @ Four Quarters *SOLD OUT* Check out one of their quirky and colourful tracks here

THE SPOOK SCHOOL Sign To Alcopop! and announce third album!

Indie pop band The Spook School have signed to Alcopop! Records and have announced they are releasing their 3rd album entitled Could It Be different out 26th January 2018! To celebrate the news The Spook School have shared new single Still Alive. Nye Todd, the band’s vocalist, has commented on the new track: “‘Still Alive’ is about no longer being in an abusive relationship. My […]

The LaFontaines release new single Common Problem!

With their forthcoming second album out 27th October 2017, The LaFontaines have released epic title track Common Problem. Frontman Kerr Okan has commented about Common Problem’s music video “We always like to do something a bit different with our videos, however this one was genuinely inspired by true events. After playing a gig in London the night prior […]

Aiming For Enrike unveil new single Front Runner!

Aiming For Enrike, alternative rock duo from Norway, have released a new single Front Runner. Taken from their upcoming album Las Napalmas, out 27th October, Front Runner is an incredibly catchy instrumental track full of character.  

CHVRIOTS – This Is Not A Test

This is not a test...or is it? Manchester based Spook rock band CHVRIOTS have just dropped their debut EP 'This is Not A Test' 

MAKEOUT – The Good Life

Makeout have been a new favourite here at AltCorner since we first heard their debut single Crazy! So as their debut Rise Records album The Good Life is set for release on Friday, what better time than to have a listen to the full thing? Childish begins with a flurry of riffs and drums. It […]

Lights – Skin & Earth

Lights recently released her new record Skin & Earth. It’s something a bit different to what we usually cover here on AltCorner but we were intrigued to have a listen! Intro is a short melody that kicks right in to Skydiving. It’s poppy and catchy and while is definitely not something I usually listen to, is […]

Fall Out Boy release new single The Last Of The Real Ones!

Fall Out Boy have released epic new single The Last Of The Real Ones taken off M a n i a out 19th January! On the new track, Pete Wentz said “That kind of love you feel for someone because of their glitches, not in spite of them… where you feel the vacuum of them everywhere… and your heart just feels […]

Monster Treasure announce new LP II

Monster Treasure are releasing their debut album II out 6th October 2017! First single Leave is out now with a motion sickness inducing video. Monster Treasure are also off on tour next month in the UK! 17/10/2017 – London – Old Blue Last 18/10/2017 – Liverpool – Studio 2 (w/Slowcoaches) 19/10/2017 – Manchester – Soup Kitchen (w/Slowcoaches) 20/10/2017 – Sheffield – […]

Lights announces new album!

Canadian altpop artist Lights has announced that her new album Skin&Earth is set for release through Warner Bros. on September 22! Alongside the release, she has also revealed that her own novel, with the same title and illustrated by the lady herself, will be released too! The album and the comic book were created hand in hand […]

Pretty Little Enemy release new single Collide

Taken from their new EP Second Load, out 15th September, Pretty Little Enemy have released second single Collide along with a new video! Pretty Little Enemy’s vocalist Louise Body has said ”Collide is all about those nostalgic summer vibes. We had a blast creating this video on location in Watchet and Minehead, Somerset. Although the sun definitely didn’t want to play ball on the day, […]

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