INTRODUCING
With deep Pacific Northwest roots and Native American influences, Black Belt Eagle Scout aka Katherine Paul hails from Portland. The multi-instrumen...more
Residing in Cork, Ireland is an epic sounding 5-piece that's been hiding away for the last year working on material for their debut release; a self-ti...more
Take the raw flavours of punk, add to the pot an array of alternative sounds, spit contemporary feminist ideals and you’ve got the makings of Dublin...more
INTERVIEWS
As the Soccer Mommy tour bus rolls into Bristol this afternoon, rain stops play and the band decamp to the dressing room for pre-match beers; instead ...more
It's already been a long road for Middle Kids. The fab three first delivered a sucker punch straight to our ears in 2017 when they secured the top sp...more
Talented, young, funny, pretty... Singer-songwriter Fenne Lily has a lot of things going for her, not least of all her ability to adapt in an ever-ch...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
BRONCHO chug along nicely on Bad Behavior
Third time lucky for Arc Iris on Icon of Ego
Amber Arcades dares to sing about European Heartbreak
Metric return with Art of Doubt
LIVE REVIEWS
Pitchfork Paris 2018 @ Paris, France, 01-03/11/2018
It’s a typical autumn day as we make our way over to the Pitchfork Paris 2018, at the Grande Halle de la Villette in the 19th Arrondisement; a chill...more
Hop Along, The Decemberists @ O2 Academy, Bristol, 08/11/2018
A cranky sounding violin reaches out through the labyrinth of the O2 Academy's backstage area. We're sat in a cupboard-like room, interviewing France...more
Motorama @ The Lexington, London, 20/10/2018
Someone’s conducting a study before the show, asking questions about Motorama, non-Anglophone lyrics, and - inevitably - the band’s native Russia....more
Childcare @ The Louisiana, Bristol, 18/10/2018
Nun-nahnah-nun-nah-nun-nah. We challenge anyone to watch Childcare live and leave without an assortment of melodies wedged so far down their eardrum, ...more