Let it Happen Singles of the Month – January 2018

2018 has begun with a bang with bands from across the globe announcing their returns with new music. In this brand new monthly segment, we will be sharing some of our favourite singles from the past month! So, let’s begin! Unknown Mortal Orchestra – ‘American Guilt’  An absolute stormer to kick us off on our list, and…

The Blinders, Upcoming Album and Tour News

Newly signed with Modern Sky UK, The Blinders were recently in the studio with Gavin Monaghan at Magic Garden Studios and a single is imminent and a debut album is due later this year. Tickets are steadily selling, mostly by word of mouth, for the band’s first DIY headline tour defining Britain’s rock renaissance with…

Dose Share Debut Single ‘Furniture’

‘Furniture’ is Newcastle based band Dose’s debut track and comes after months of hard work and effort. Produced by MJ of Hookworms and recorded in Suburban House Studios the track comes from the experience of practicing in their squalid, decaying studio. Written and recorded by Sean Turland and Ewan Barr, the full band consisting of…

Camden Rocks Festival – First Announcement

Have you missed the news? Camden Rocks Festival have announced the first line up for this year’s festival. Maximo Park are headlining the bill with Twin Atlantic high up. They’ve announced 60 acts with 150+ bands still to be announced. The UK’s best new and established live music at the most electric one day festival…

Insecure Men unveil I Don’t Wanna Dance (With My Baby) music video

Today Insecure Men unveiled the music video for “I Don’t Wanna Dance (With My Baby)” which is the latest track from their upcoming self-titled debut album out 23rd February. The video was shot in the seaside town of Blackpool and was directed by  renowned London-based independent production team Sharp Payne www.sharppayne.com. Talking about the video, director Jak…

DRENGE AND SPECTOR ARE BACK: HANDMADE FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT

Handmade Festival will be returning to Leicester’s O2 Academy in 2018 for two days. Both days will be filled with some of the finest music around today. From established bands such as Circa Waves to the best upcoming bands the country has to offer. The festival will take place on 5th & 6th May 2018….

IDLES: ALBUM 2, AMERICAN TOUR + SXSW

IDLES have shared big news on their finished second album following on from their heavy hitting debut ‘Brutalism’. They’ve also announced that they’ve signed to Partisan Records. “IDLES have signed to Partisan Records. This is not a decision based on greed. They excite us and have injected ideas and passions into our camp that we…

RATBOY – CIVIL DISORDER

I’m almost certain that it’s safe to say Essex native Jordan Cardy and his band have been creating huge waves in the indie scene for the past 3 years, and with 2017 seeing the release of the highly anticipated debut album “SCUM”, a gritty britpop soundscape painting a post brexit scene of a broken and…

Greenman 2018: First announcement

Green Man Festival August 16th – 19th With early-bird tickets selling out in record time, this year’s festival will be as busy and brilliant as ever-before, welcoming a striking array of talent from all over the globe to our beautiful Welsh home in the heart of the Black Mountains. Tickets are on general sale now,…

DEAD! DEBUT ALBUM – The Golden Age Of Not Even Trying 

”THE BOYS THE BOYS THE BOYS” a title track mirroring DEAD! they are the boys. This powerful piece sets a platform for the excitement anticipated of their album to sit on, could it be a debut of the year? I’m definitely cheering it on… …”BOYS” lays them down with a coolness as the first song. When met…

SHAME SHAKE THE 100 CLUB FOR FRED PERRY SUBCULTURE 23-1-18

Just 2 weeks into 2018, Shame set the bar sky high for album of the year with ‘Songs of Praise’, one of the most eagerly anticipated debuts for a long time. In the summer it was rare to see a festival line up poster without their name on it, and at the end of last…