A tale as old as the mid-noughties They were small town bored kids who grew up to entertain the bored kids of small towns. Bored of the people they couldn’t relate to, bored until they accidentally came across a YouTube video of Ryan Jarman’s drunken ramblings on Soccer AM. They liked his barcode haircut, they… Read More A love letter: The Cribs
Back in October, Nils our writer based in The Netherlands and Luxembourg interviewed Bristol band Lice. The band are on Idles’ own record label called Balley. The interview took place on the 12th October at an event called ‘Fresh Trash’ in Luxembourg City. This was their first ever continental headline show.
Representing the new generation of indie rock bands, Getrz have kicked off 2019 with the release of their new single, ‘Bite’. The band are certainly causing a stir right now, with 7 incredible singles and an EP under their belt, a headline UK tour next month and massive support from This Feeling. If This Feeling… Read More Getrz – ‘Bite’
We know something good when we see it: Sheffield indie synth-pop outfit The Seamonsters were scouted for our Class of 2019 – already, they’ve been the trailblazers, plunging straight into the new year with their latest single, ‘Blue Movie Baby’. The Seamonsters’ conviction in their own individuality bleeds into their signature sound. Their vibrancy gives… Read More The Seamonsters enter 2019 with new single ‘Blue Movie Baby’
You don’t know, what I’m looking for’, the chorus of Loyle Carner’s latest single croons into my ear. Well actually, the thing I’m looking for is to magically become cool enough to be listening to this track! There’s something to be said about songs that relish in their simplicity. Even legendary Jazz pianist Keith Jarrett… Read More Loyle Carner returns with effortlessly cool new single ‘You Don’t Know’
Another Sky is quite right for a band whose skies are rosy with nostalgia from another day, another memory. The London four-piece return with their latest single ‘Apple Tree’, a masterful work in atmospherics and emotion: in part uplifting, cushioned by jangling guitars; in part sombre, as Another Sky step back and wrap themselves in… Read More Another Sky share rosy new single ‘Apple Tree’
They’re back and it’s out in April. Details have emerged on The Drums 5th album set to be out April 5th. This will be the follow up to ‘Abysmal Thoughts’ which came out in 2017. The band will be heading out on a North American tour in April and May in support of ‘Brutalism’. Pre-order… Read More The Drums are set to release 5th album ‘BRUTALISM’
The band announced today that part 1 will be out March 8th with part 2 following in Autumn. 2019 is set to be their biggest and most ambitious year to date. They are now a quartet after the departure of bassist Walter Gervers last January. Foals announced last week details of a double album for… Read More Foals’ new album out March 8th
The band are planning on releasing new music and touring at the end of this year. Today the band announced they are making 2019 their comeback year. It’s been a long three years since they dropped the hiatus status and now they have broken the silence. 2019 is off to a banger with the return… Read More Bombay Bicycle Club are coming back!!!
2018 has seen the rise of a whole new musical vanguard. Be it their livewire shows that are more of a spectacle than a performance, or their trail of knock-out singles and EPs, these are the artists we believe are on the precipice of greatness for 2019. BLACK MIDI Black Midi are a paradox. They… Read More Let It Happen class of 2019