Saosin – Along The Shadow

‘Along The Shadow’ is a triumphant return from the heavyweights of post-hardcore. Admirably they don’t just reclaim their throne at the very top of this genre, they also inject some much needed life into it.

Gates paint on an Empty Canvas

Post-rock/post-hardcore quintet Gates have debuted new single Empty Canvas. The track features on the band's forthcoming album Parallel Lines, released on June 3 via Pure Noise Records.

Cardinal Bay – Answers EP

Drawing comparisons from Mallory Knox and Saosin throughout the five hard-rocking songs that appear on this EP. Cardinal Bay are probably one of the best post-hardcore newcomers of 2016.

Tiny Moving Parts – Celebrate | Track By Track

Formed by brothers Matthew and Billy Chevalier and cousin Dylan Mattheisen, from Benson, Minnesota. The album gives you a major pop punk feel across the 10 tracks and Kirsty gave her thoughts - track by track!

Cardinal Bay release EP walkthrough

Bridgewater's post-hardcore sons Cardinal Bay are gearing up for the May 13 release of their forthcoming EP 'Answers' with a track by track walk-through of the release. Below you can find the band's words on the release...

Upload Festival 2016 Announces Stage Times!

As the first ever Upload Festival approaches this weekend. We at AltCorner are excited and can't wait to see the best upcoming bands in Rock and Metal. The festival has now announced its stage times which you can view here!


Dead Winter were Born in Blackpool in 2011, the hard-working four piece have had worked diligently to develop their formidable sound. Read their answer to the A-Z Questionnaire here!

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.

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.

A History of Slam Dunk Festival

2016 marks the tenth year of Slam Dunk Festival. The festival has quickly become the UK’s premier touring festival, almost being likened as the younger British cousin of America’s massive Vans Warped Tour. To celebrate and to get you more excited for this year's May bank holiday shenanigans, we take a look back at the festival from its inauguration in 2006 right up to what you can expect from 2016.


Southampton based quintet Moralist started life last year with a clear declaration: to produce something that is unique and genuinely creative. They recently caught up with Gareth and took on the A-Z Questionnaire Challenge!

Older Than Oceans Interview

After releasing their fantastic EP 'It's Not Me, It's You' last year, our very own Ruby Wilkin had a chat with Long Island rockers to talk about their inception, their influences and their ultimate dream as a band...

Interview With Secrets

After recently releasing their new album 'Everything That Got Us Here' we were lucky enough to catch up with Richard Rogers, the singer and vocalist of SECRETS. We spoke about the lyrical content of the new album, songs that inspired SECRETS and what track he is most proud of...

Takedown Festival 2015

Our Coverage Of Takedown Festival 2015

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