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Focus #5: Cabbage

It takes a lot for a band to burst onto the scene as rapidly as Cabbage have. Across the country their reputation is frantically growing; with an instantly recognisable sound and chaotic live shows it is clear that 2017 is the year of the Cabbage. Like many, Cabbage are emerging from Manchester’s world renowned local […]

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Focus #4: Crosa Rosa

Nottingham’s local music scene is one of the UK’s greatest, a hive of emerging, interesting talent. At the forefront of this is Crosa Rosa whose intriguing sound is symbolic of their massive potential. Featuring three members and a heavy, effects dominated sound it is perhaps fair to describe the band as an engrossing amalgamation of The […]

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Focus #3: The Blinders

To many, The Blinders are perhaps the torchbearers for modern political punk rock music. Based in Manchester, the vast potential of the alternate band gives reason for their already strong following throughout the country. It is obvious that they are set to take 2017 by storm. Their sound is heavy, dark and intriguing and righteously […]

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Focus #2: Habitats

It’s fair to say that Habitats’ sound is quite the rarity. Not only does it provide a persuasive edge of tropical groove but it also co-aligns itself heavily with the melodies of modern day indie music. Perhaps one of the most exciting up and coming bands in the country right now, Habitats already hold two […]

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Focus #1: Sisteray

To many, the modern music industry is bleak and unforgiving. Not only does the British music scene struggle to nurture and prioritise the growth of small bands, it also favours the rich, bigoted institutional record companies. However, with such a strong message of unity and anti-establishment hints, Sisteray’s punk rock ethos is a much needed […]

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