Formed by twin brothers Paul and Andrew Haug, CONTRIVE are an Australian metal duo looking to push musical and geographical boundaries with their sound that will appeal to a miscellany of fans. Continue reading “INTRODUCING: CONTRIVE”
In just a few short weeks, Catfish And The Bottlemen make their return to the UK, after a round of shows in the US. Now I have never been shy about the amount of love and respect I have for this band and the incredible live show they put on. Just over a year after the release of their debut album, The Balcony, I caught … Continue reading CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN’S RETURN TO THE UK TOURING SCENE
Fred managed to catch up this week with LA based Psychedelic rock band The Warlocks and fire a few questions their way. This time we talk soylent green, blowing your load on an album concept and the rejuvenation of records on vinyl. Who are you; where do you come from; what styles do you play? “Bobby Hecksher, The Warlocks, Los Angeles, CA. I guess we … Continue reading AN INTERVIEW WITH THE WARLOCKS
Check out our playlist on Spotify while you have a read of our top picks from this week:
BIG JESUS – LOCK & KEY
Up until last week, I’d never even heard of Big Jesus. They seem to have come from nowhere. One minute I didn’t know who they were, the next, I saw they were supporting both Citizen and Good Charlotte on their upcoming tours, which is pretty big! This week, they released a song from their upcoming album ‘Oneiric’, titled ‘Lock & Key’. It has a dreamy feel to it, and if the album they release continues with a similar sound, I can see it getting a lot of attention. ‘Oneiric’ by Big Jesus will be released September 30th via Mascot Records. Continue reading “TRACK OF THE WEEK”
Sitting outside Bournemouth’s most promising live music venue, 60 Million Postcards on a perfect Thursday evening, I caught up with Jawbone, my favourite product of Bournemouth’s slightly muddled music scene. Jawbone are a rock n roll duo that I first saw when they supported VANT at this very venue in April last year, and tonight they are back to play a headline show. On forming… … Continue reading SPOTLIGHT ON: JAWBONE
New Forest quartet Native release their brand new single, Stop The Rain on Friday, after releasing the mesmerising video a few weeks ago. Filmed in Morocco, the video shows Natives’ recent trip to the country – a trip that proved highly influential on their forthcoming second album (watch this space – we’ll spill the details as soon as we have them).
With just a couple of days to go the full line-up for NASS, the high octane actions sport and music festival is out! Continue reading “PREVIEW: NASS FESTIVAL 2016”
Situated in the heart of the Cotswolds, 2000 trees has been getting a stronger following every year and is being renowned for providing the midlands with the best of the UK alt-rock, indie, ska and punk scenes. Continue reading “FESTIVAL PREVIEW: 2000 TREES”
London based electronic/dubstep band Modestep have been tearing up the scene since 2010 with hard hitting bass and an iconic vocal sound from frontman Josh Friend.
Continue reading “NASS FESTIVAL – A SPOTLIGHT ON: MODESTEP”