INTRODUCING
Whatever the reasons people may initially have for making music, it’s not uncommon for them to change further down the line; something that may also...more
Need some fuzzy, punching alt rock with a catchy chorus in your life? Look no further than Hand in Hive’s latest signee Zuzu and her debut single ...more
No genre underwent such a flowering as punk, an umbrella genre that covers bands such as Green Day and Fallout Boy at one end of the spectrum, with B...more
INTERVIEWS
"I've been obsessively working on new music non-stop. That's all I'm doing. Nothing else." Lowell is nothing if not focused. Namesake and mainstay ...more
BC Camplight aren’t like a normal band. Fronted by Brian Christinzio, and from the US, they’ve been on a short festival run this past year with mo...more
Fiona Stewart is keeping the festival industry on its toes. The festival organiser has gone from Big Chill to Green Man, putting her own stamp on the ...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
LVL UP hit their stride on Return to Love
Keaton Henson shares more on Kindly Now
Blood Bitch finds Jenny Hval at the top of her game
Billie Marten excels at the Writing of Blues and Yellows
LIVE REVIEWS
Deap Vally @ Thekla, Bristol 15/09/2016
Deap Vally head to Thekla this evening for the first gig of their huge tour around the UK, Europe and America. They’ve been pretty busy recently rec...more
PUP @ The Dome, London, 09/09/16
It should be said that I am not expecting to 'love' this gig. Heavy punk rock was never a genre I was particularly invested in, but I knew people goin...more
The Cribs @ Komedia, Bath, 02/09/2016
Having never played in Bath across their 14-year-long career, The Cribs make amends tonight with a set full of old favourites and new cuts that remind...more
Savages, Skepta, Primal Scream, Massive Attack @ The Downs, Bristol, 03/09/2016
Ambling over the Downs – Bristol’s landmark green area - you’d be forgiven for thinking the random items strewn across the fields are leftovers ...more