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Hot Milk take on the A-Z challenge!

Our A-Z challenge is a fun way to get to know the upcoming talent across the world! Up next, we have Manchester's emo power-pop newcomers Hot Milk who are gearing up to support You Me At Six across Europe and Deaf Havana on UK tour!

Self Esteem announces debut album ‘Compliments Please’ | New Release

Self Esteem today announces her highly anticipated debut album Compliments Please, due for release via Fiction Records on 1st March 2019. To accompany the announcement, she also reveals her brilliant new single ‘The Best’, which joins ‘Rollout’ and ‘Wrestling’ as another early taste of what to expect from the record.

Empty Lungs tell us about their upcoming EP and tour.

Empty Lungs are releasing a new EP, ‘Don’t Get It’ on Friday 10th March. It’s a wonderful blend of punk rock, indie rock and power pop, and it’s pretty darn great. We caught up with vocalist/ guitarist Kev Jones to chat about the new EP and their upcoming tour. You guys have been through a lot: […]

Empty Lungs announce new EP, tour and record label!

Empty Lungs are going going to need full lungs for all the news they’ve announced! The Irish punk rock/indie/powerpop blended trio have announced that they have signed to Hidden Pony Records. This has made them the first European act to sign to the Canadian label! They have also announced that their debut EP on the […]

CRX – New Skin | Review

CRX is a band born out of The Strokes' guitarist, Nick Valensi, missing playing live. They're a mix of hard rock, pop rock, and power pop, and their album, 'New Skin', is one of the best things to come out of a 'Strokes side project.

Sad Blood announce weekend tour

After a failed attempt at stand up comedy and wrestling careers (their loss is our gain), George Phillips picked up a guitar and began penning tracks about his failed imaginary relationship with world-renowned popstar Taylor Swift (we're sure she'll love you George!) and his failures in life and love. Sad Blood was born following the relentless failed recruiting of bassist Krys Bascombe and drummer Daniel Goldberg that eventually led to them relenting and joining.

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


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