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PUNCHY POP PUNK FROM RISING STARS 2far2jump

PUNCHY POP PUNK FROM RISING STARS 2far2jump

Luna Madden February 27, 2017 0

In recent times, the pop-punk scene in the UK has exploded onto the worldwide stage, with a torrent of new bands bursting with talent, all vying to be the stars of tomorrow. It’s an

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Uniform Choice – Screaming For Change  : indulge your inner Henry Rollins with some 80s hardcore punk

Uniform Choice – Screaming For Change  : indulge your inner Henry Rollins with some 80s hardcore punk

Ross McGibbon January 11, 2017 0

SOUTHERN LORD 20 January 2017 Even though I drifted through the eighties, unaware of the fun that America was having with hardcore, this takes me right back to my teens in a provincial town

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Proto Idiot – For Dummies    Your new favourite garage band

Proto Idiot – For Dummies Your new favourite garage band

Ross McGibbon May 25, 2016 0

Bad Paintings Records    27th May 2016 This one presses the right buttons for me. With an album-opener sitting somewhere between early Who and The Buzzcocks, this is garage rock heaven. Next up, Real Boy,

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Slaves Bring the London Noise to Liverpool

Slaves Bring the London Noise to Liverpool

Tom Pallant January 14, 2016 0

If you’d wanted to find the sweatiest, hottest, fullest venue the 12th January 2016 you’d have to have looked pretty hard to beat what was to develop at the O2 Academy Liverpool. After clambering up

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Protomartyr Unleash ‘Dope Cloud’, Album and Tour On Way

Protomartyr Unleash ‘Dope Cloud’, Album and Tour On Way

Garry Stitchell September 8, 2015 0

Have you ever, when out drinking, had a mini-blackout, and woke up halfway through a conversation? Like, you open your eyes, one at a time. It’s dimly lit and a complete stranger is sitting beside

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‘Flesh’ – Sextile

‘Flesh’ – Sextile

Garry Stitchell July 8, 2015 0

Occult-influenced rock beasts Sextile have shared a second track from their upcoming debut album ‘A Thousand Hands’. And it’s a bit scary. And exciting. Parts of the intro sound like a vinyl record being

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Girlpool make late bid for inclusion on ‘Juno’ soundtrack, unveil single & UK tour.

Girlpool make late bid for inclusion on ‘Juno’ soundtrack, unveil single & UK tour.

Garry Stitchell June 30, 2015 0

Following on from the recent release of their debut album, Philadelphia indie duo Girlpool have revealed details of a headlining UK tour. Cleo Tucker and Harmony Tividad (quality names) will play a string of

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‘Can’t Take It’ – Sextile

‘Can’t Take It’ – Sextile

Garry Stitchell June 18, 2015 0

Well this is rather fucking awesome. L.A.-based quartet Sextile unleash the opening salvo from their upcoming debut album ‘A Thousand Hands’. I’ve had this track on repeat for nearly a week now. The intro

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4 Real: Algiers Drop ‘Algiers’ On Unsuspecting Rock Scene

4 Real: Algiers Drop ‘Algiers’ On Unsuspecting Rock Scene

Garry Stitchell June 13, 2015 0

Politicism in rock is a busted flush. Charlotte Church and Paloma Faith are more likely to offer an opinion on the state of the world than their much ‘cooler’ counterparts in the world of

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