FIDLAR and The Flaming Lips are Punks

Los Angeles garage punk quartet FIDLAR have collaborated with fellow DIY-minded rockers The Flaming Lips for the video for new single Punks. The video sees a dystopian working class protagonist on an ill-fated journey to outer space.

Max Raptor find a Relic

Punk rock quartet Max Raptor have released the video for track Relic. The track is taken from the band's self-titled album which is out now via Hassle Records. The video is self-filmed and was recorded on the band's European tour.

Eat Me sign to Venn Records and release Boy video

What do you get when you combine a group of punks with influences including Metallica and Paul Simon through to Weezer? The answer is Eat Me. The quartet have just signed to Venn Records, home to Muskets, Gallows and formerly Milk Teeth.

Chatting To Creeper at Slam Dunk

We sat down with Will Gould and Ian Miles frontmand and guitarist/vocalist respectively of Southampton goth punk sensations Creeper before their set at Slam Dunk Midlands to talk The Stranger, how Ian really, really, really likes playing Astral Projection and America.

A chat with Miami Monroe at Question Session, Stereo, Glasgow.

At their recent performance at Stereo in Glasgow, Kirsty Johnston caught up with the band...

Truck Festival 2016 – 6 Bands You NEED To See!

It’s now June, and that means that Truck Festival is next month! AltCorner team member Ruby has put together two bands for each day that we think you NEED to see!

PUP Announce UK Headline For August And September

Following the release of a critically-acclaimed new album after a run of blistering UK/EU shows in April, today PUP can announce their first headline UK run in years to compliment the recently-announced dates supporting Moose Blood in Europe. The UK leg will finish up at The Dome in Tufnell Park, the band's biggest headline show on these shores to date.

2000 Trees Festival 2016

Our Coverage of 2000 Trees 2016

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.

Valleys Soundfest 2016

Valleys Soundfest is an alternative music festival that is held by students on the Music Technology course at Coleg Y Cymoedd. Each year the festival benefits a chosen charity, the past couple of years it has been the charity Love Hope Strength Foundation UK. The festival showcases up and coming artists, both locally and nationally as well as college bands.

Giants Release Live at the Lab Session

Essex punk rockers Giants have released a live session of the band playing through some of the tracks from debut album Break The Cycle.

Under the Spotlight – Highlives

They say their main inspirations and idols are, The Wonder Years, Seaway, The Story So Far, Neck Deep and A Day to Remember. - Good selection of bands, eh? So if you like any of those it's well worth giving Highlives a listen!

Miami Monroe – Knots & Crosses (EP)

This EP was such a great listen, the band certainly have a lot of big things ahead of them. Hopefully they follow up with a new EP soon with tracks as great as they already have.

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.

Drones return with new lineup and Camden Rocks appearance

Drones are back and the punk rockers have a new vocalist and guitarist in Lois McDougall and Tim Kramer respectively. To coincide with this announcement, the quintet have announced some mainland European dates followed by an appearance at Camden Rocks festival.


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