If you hear that a musician plays 'surf rock', a certain picture jumps into your mind. They’re probably from Southern California, with sun bleached ...more
In their nine year career, indie pop three-piece Standard Fare garnered much critical acclaim. Their contagious and spirited songs wowed media pundits...more
From the backstreets of Brooklyn come the sublime synthesised strides of experimental pop band, Pavo Pavo. Formed at Yale University: Eliza Bagg, Nol...more
Summer is in full swing and you know what that means: sun-kissed skin, hazy days at the beach, and of course, that love interest you can’t get your ...more
Philadelphia band Hop Along are something of an unknown force to music fans in the UK. Though their history dates back to 2004, and they have no less...more
Invader Girl has landed, and 2015 looks like it's going to be her year. Amid a blaze of neon, unicorns and spiky synth, Invader Girl  (aka Camilla Ro...more
Best Friends – Hot Reckless Totally Insane
Anton Newcombe & Tess Parks – I Declare Nothing
Cayucas – Dancing at the Blue Lagoon
Wolf Alice – My Love Is Cool
Jaako Eino Kalevi @ The Courtyard, London, 19/06/15
You can be the most talented, virtuosic musician in the world, but in the realms of pop music at least, there is a certain magic or chemistry, or magi...more
Parklife 2015 @ Manchester, 06-07/06/15
“All the people, so many people” - 140,000, to be exact, as we pull up to Heaton Park, overwhelmed by the stifling crowds ahead of us. We wander a...more
Field Day 2015 @ London, 06-07/06/2015
The ninth edition of Field Day promises to be the best yet. Ever since the first event, way back in the heady halcyon days of 2007, the festival has c...more
East India Youth @ The Exchange, Bristol, 02/06/15
When East India Youth played Bristol last year, sound problems plagued his set. Tonight’s performance unfortunately falls foul of similar issues. Th...more