Music, Reviews

Sheafs Release “Shock Machine” Ahead Of UK Tour

2017 was nothing short of successful for Sheafs, single releases such as “This Is Not A Protest” took the scene by storm. Latest release “Shock Machine” displays all the elements of their ever growing, constantly impressive sound. Opening with an excitingly obvious bass-line, “Shock Machine” is up there with Sheafs’ best – their consistency is […]

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Music, Reviews

Oddity Events Announces Manchester Launch

Manchester is a national force for live music, its scene ever growing from healthy competition between venues, bands and promoters alike. Oddity Promotions kick off their proceedings with a sensational mix of bands at Jimmy’s on March 19th. The line up features London’s Sisteray and Lighthouse, two of the capital’s best new bands making their […]

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Festivals, Music

Arctic Monkeys To Play TRNSMT 2018

TRNSMT was one of our festival highlights in 2018, their commitment to creating the perfect inner city festival environment is second to none. The announcement of Arctic Monkeys, who headline on Sunday 1st July, only adds to the excitement surrounding this year’s festival. Arctic Monkeys, making their long awaited return, have an unrivalled sound which […]

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Music, Reviews

Lighthouse Kick Of 2018 With “Creep On My Mind”

Lighthouse’s musical credentials are ever growing, already they are amassing a reputation worth looking for across the capital. February’s release of “Creep On My Mind” is perhaps their best yet, incredibly well produced and entirely listenable. The East London formed band have a ferocious sound which mixes energy with obvious guitar riffs, fine drum beats […]

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Music, Reviews

Album Review: Starcrawler – ‘Starcrawler’

Name: ‘Starcrawler’ Artist: Starcrawler Rating: ★★★★ From first listen, Starcrawler blew our minds. The are cool, new and refreshing and resurrect a style of LA rock n roll which hasn’t been seen for many a year. Their self titled, debut album is sensational, one of the best you’ll hear all year! Supported by the likes of […]

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Music, Reviews

Selling Rapidly: The Blinders’ UK Tour

Having signed to Modern Sky UK last year, The Blinders’ studio hibernation over the winter months was expected. It marked a first real touring break in years as they prepare for an all important debut album. In February they return for the DIY tour of a lifetime, arguably the last time you’ll catch the Doncaster […]

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Music, Reviews

Alex Tracey Releases Infectious New Single “Crazy”

Described as his most mature piece of work to date, it would be easy to argue that Alex Tracey’s latest release “Crazy” is also his most striking, infectious, upbeat release yet! Opening with a vibrant, technological beat, you’d be forgiven for dancing about the office/living room/library/classroom (delete as applicable) for it is nothing short of […]

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Music, Reviews

London Gig Guide: January 2018

London is a metropolis of culture, its music scene is entirely relevant and constantly growing. Our monthly gig guide aims to bring a list of featured events happening across town over the coming 4 weeks or so. Additionally, rotating cover images will aim to present a unique side to London subculture. (This month: Oval Space.) […]

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Interviews, Music

Interview: RedFaces

A corrupted hard drive left us thinking this interview was lost forever. Fortunately, a minor miracle occured over the Christmas period enabling us to FINALLY get our interview with RedFaces up. WHAT an amazing band they are, knowledgeably, nice and extremely talented. Here’s our chat with Isaac and Charlie from the band… You formed in […]

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Features, Music

2018 Watch-List 

No turn of the year is complete without a ‘One’s To Watch’ list previewing the next 12 months in music. Here’s nine bands who we predict to do MASSIVE things in 2018: Calva Louise Calva Louise spent much of the end of 2017 performing across London relentlessly, for that reason they now stand at the […]

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Festivals, Music

Who Can Headline Reading & Leeds In 2018?

With the first Reading & Leeds headliner announcements imminent, now seems the best time to consider which bands and musicians will potentially headline the famous festival. Here’s whom our writers seem to think fits the bill: Foo Fighters They headlined Glastonbury in 2017, performing in some of the country’s largest stadiums this year, surely the […]

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Features, Music

2018 Music Wishlist

2018 represents a fresh start in life, out with the old and in with the new as they say. Here are some of our musical ‘resolutions,’ a few things which we’d like to see change in the music industry this year. Albeit, it does sound somewhat like a rant for which we are very much […]

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Features, Music

Preview: This Feeling’s Big In 2018, London

Ahhh, the turn of the year again! No January would be complete without This Feeling’s iconic “Ones To Watch’ gigs, this year entitled ‘Big In 2018.’ Taking place on four January dates in London and Manchester, this year’s roster features perhaps the best talent the UK has to offer.  Here, we take a look at […]

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Music, Reviews

Nottingham Gig Guide: January 2018

Nottingham is a hotbed of musical talent and diversity, who says that January is a quiet month for live music is clearly a fool! Below, we preview some of the tastiest looking gigs occurring in the city this December. Look out for ticket links below! 06/01 – Taco Hell – The Bodega Billed as their […]

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Features, Music, The 2017 Music List

The 2017 Music List: Best Venues

The music venue is a sacred place, though in many ways worryingly under threat due to the calamities of modern capitalism, etc. Here is a list of our writers’ favourite venues and why, we’ve tried hard to make sure they encapsulate differing areas within the country. The Bodega, Nottingham Nottingham’s very own hot bed of […]

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Features, Music, The 2017 Music List

The 2017 Music List: Best Albums

2017 has been a wonderful year of album releases. Each month saw much anticipated records coming to our ears. Below is a list of our writers’ favourite records of the year, each having special and unique qualities which have enabled them to become fan favourites since their inception.    Interplanetary Class Classics – The Moonlandingz […]

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Music, Reviews

Iggy Pop and Jarvis Cocker Release ‘Red Right Hand’ Cover

As part of Peaky Blinders’ latest series, Iggy Pop and Jarvis Cocker have collaborated together for the BBC show’s theme song, ‘Red Right Hand’, originally penned by Nick Cave in 1997. The two gigantic names join together not for the first time, though it may spark some interest and confusion due to the contrasting genres […]

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