FingerTrap – Body Popping.

This track is definitely a song that will get the crowd dancing at shows. So if you got what it takes to Body pop or want to show off some dance moves. Your chance is at the end of the month, the guys in Finger trap have got a release show coming up on the 29th of October in Cardiff.

Halfnoise – Sudden Feeling

From in between the sheets of indie and electro comes crawling Zac Farro's new project Halfnoise. Distancing himself from his prior eyeliner-clad fame in Paramore, this eleven track record really could not get much more different than this, to the point where it has a very chill-out feel about it.

Glasstide take on the A-Z challenge

Exeter rock/pop/punk quartet Glasstide blend the energy of punk, catchy pop melodies and raw edginess of hard rock to create a new breathe of life into what is currently described as a stale scene. The band release their debut EP Lights on September 23 and we caught up with them for this fun (and slightly crazy) A-Z challenge.

Reading Festival 2016 Review

Chandni recently attended the prestigious Reading Festival. Upon her return, she compiled a summary of the best bands she saw during her weekend. Read what she thought here...

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..."

Earth Girls Stream Debut LP

Chicago, Illinois' power pop masters, Earth Girls, have teamed with Bandcamp Daily to stream their debut full length, Wanderlust, a few days ahead of it's August 12th release date. Bandcamp Daily has the album available digitally for early purchase along with track-by-track commentary

Storm the Sky – Sin Will Find You

What do you get when you mix massive poppy melodies, great guitar work, insane vocals and a group of guys from the land of 5 Seconds of Summer (Australia FYI)? The answer is Melbourne’s death-pop sextet Storm the Sky and their incredible new album Sin Will Find You.


It’s there. It’s always there. The demon on your shoulder, the guilt in the pit of your stomach. It finds us all. And the only cure for guilt is ruthless, breathtaking honesty as displayed by Storm The Sky’s new album, Sin Will Find You, set for release on August 5 via UNFD.

Altered Sky Are Touring And Gearing Up For Single Release!

The band now release their third single from Without Wonderland, entitled Stupid In The Dark, which lands on 29th July. The single coincides with Altered Sky's next run of UK tour dates and acoustic appearances scheduled across Pulp stores.

Earth Girls Announce Album and Drop New Single!

Chicago, Illinois' Earth Girls have announced their debut full length, Wanderlust, a lean slice of power pop perfection, due out August 12th via Grave Mistake Records. To celebrate the announcement, the band has decided to release their infectious new song "Say Goodnight".

A Tribute To Christina Grimmie

Christina’s music and talent inspired many and her vocal range even stunned the likes of Shakira who stated, while a coach on The Voice, that her range was “out of this world”. Following her death, tributes have been pouring in from across the world and we here at AltCorner express our deepest condolences to the family, friends and fans of Christina.

Little Brother Eli Drop New Blues-Driven Rock Track ‘Who Do You’

Little Brother Eli are a rock, soul, blues, and pop band. We can bandy about legendary names like Led Zeppelin and The Rolling Stones, perhaps more recent incarnations like The Black Crowes and The Black Keys. It’s that special kind of sound that when a band manages to combine their musical elements something magical can on occasion just happen.

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.

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