Drenge, Bloc Party @ O2 Academy, Bristol, 01/02/2016
To our shame - and though we’ve kept relatively up to date with the band’s career - it’s been 10 years since we last saw Bloc Party play live. W...more
Premiere: Jesuits stream Malthouse sessions
Returning with our first premiere of the New Year, rest assured this is a good one. We've teamed up with Bristol psych rock band Jesuits to stream ...more
Top 10 Songs to Influence Dreamers’ new You Are Here EP
Hot on the heels of their newly streamed single "Drugs", which was premiered on The Fader a few days ago, Brooklyn based indie pop trio Dreamers take ...more
TIGERCUB, Dilly Dally @ The Louisiana, Bristol, 26/01/2016
Taking on the UK live circuit for the first time, Toronto punk band Dilly Dally are in high spirits. They’ve just made a feature appearance on the n...more
Introducing: Bishop
A husky, pop preened vocal introduces “Wild Horses”: the new track from Zane Lowe endorsed, Soundcloud chart climbing musician, Bishop. As far re...more
Interview: King Charles returns to roots for Gamble for a Rose
“I’ve been doing all the things you need to do [when you’re releasing a record], with marketing people and agents and stuff, like getting the to...more
Savages explore between the sheets for Adore Life
There is a moment on Savages’ new album Adore Life when front woman Jehnny Beth deadpans the titular line with mounting frustration, despite the lyr...more
The Mod Subculture in the 21st Century
The mod subculture is sometimes unfairly dismissed by 21st century music fans in favour of long time scene nemesis, the punk subculture. But while mod...more
Villagers project a slow beauty with Where Have You Been All My Life?
Rarely do a collection of songs that were penned over the course of five years come together so well under one roof. Through the music of Where Have Y...more
The Blog Sound of 2016 Short List
A short month ago, alongside over 50 other UK based blogs, we announced the Blog Sound of 2016 long list: 15 artists who had successfully drawn the ...more