Gaslight Anthem Back In June

by Jack Gaughan 8. February 2010 13:02
The Gaslight Anthem will be back with a new album in June, almost two years after their barnstorming release in August 2008 - "The '59 Sound". From New Jersey in the US, the fourpiece have only just finished touring the critically acclaimed album, but are heading back out on the road to show ... [More]

The Cribs @ Birmingham O2 - 2/12/2009

by Jack Gaughan 4. December 2009 21:25
  I've never really been that sure how to take The Cribs. Do they take themselves far too seriously or not? In the past it's seemed that Ryan Jarman has tried far too hard to give a blasé attitude in the media which has led the band as a whole to seem far too introverted to make it big ... [More]

Frightened Rabbit Exclusive First Hear

by Nick Mck 4. November 2009 21:48
Why mess with perfection? Many bands are accused of changing their style/sound to appeal to more people.  Of moving towards a more accepted and popular type of music and attitude.  Of selling out.  This is one accusation which will not be directed towards this band. Scottish five-... [More]

Apollo 101 Single Launch and Free Download

by Adam Gee 27. October 2009 12:42
The Wall:- "Sounding like The Shout Out Louds with an English tweak, Apollo 101 are scampering around the bristling Norwich scene, synths abound."  Culture Revival:- "Their sound is blended together with chilled British pop-rock and shaken til frothy – Apollo 101 are definitely rid... [More]

Camera Obscura @ Exeter Phoenix 24/10/09

by philmoomp 26. October 2009 15:08
  Tracyanne Campbell, dressed in a 60's flowery frock, cuts an unlikely love-figure for the rammed hoardes watching her band tonight. The lead singer and chief romantic of Scottish indie stalwarts Camera Obscura resembles more of a auntie (albeit a cool one) than the swooning subje... [More]

Klashnekoff Night 30th October

by Eddie Sharkey 23. October 2009 17:29
Klashnekoff!   Take one of the best and original UK hip hop artists to have stepped onto the scene, add a label party from True Tiger featuring artists from their roster and then sprinkle some Indie Funk Soul from Brixton's finest The Thirst Providing heavy support into the mix and you have a... [More]

The Northwestern Announce New UK Dates

by Adam Gee 12. October 2009 20:07
"A mini epic – it’s good to have them back" – The Guardian   "Never fails to stir" – NME "Destined to stamp their presence emphatically back on the musical map" – The Fly The Northwestern have announced details of a new EP, The Ghostrock EP, to be rel... [More]

The Sunshine Underground Announce New Album and UK Tour for 2010!

by Adam Gee 29. September 2009 12:37
  The Sunshine Underground have announced details of the release of their second album in early 2010. The Leeds rockers will also be embarking on an extensive tour of the UK in February and a 5-track EP is released in November 2009. 'Nobody’s Coming To Save You' will be released throu... [More]

Bombay Bicycle Club UK Tour Starts Tonight. With support from Flashguns, no less!

by Jake May 24. September 2009 13:21
Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4   Having finally finished their A-Levels, and having released their debut album over the summer, Bombay Bicycle Club embark on a 2-week, 11-date UK tour with support from up-and-coming (recently made 3-piece) indie act Flashguns. ... [More]

Live Review: Sunset Rubdown – 13/09/2009 – Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

by Steven Chicken 14. September 2009 09:23
“I noticed a bag of chips on the street earlier - or crisps, if you will. And on the back it said ‘made from real ingredients.’ It must be very reassuring to know that your chips are made from ingredients that exist.” Thus spoke Wolf Parade and Sunset Rubdown singer Spence... [More]

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