INTRODUCING
Weezer have probably got a lot to answer for when it comes to this new band. Sleepy Hahas have truly grasped the meaning of the words indie and pop, a...more
A band that has flickered through our periphery several times before but nevertheless failed to fully capture our attention in the past; Carousels &am...more
Rightfully pointed out by their publicist, Princess follow in a long line of Irish bands obsessed with female namesakes, and their sound doesn’t str...more
INTERVIEWS
Hailing from Oakland, California, Street Eaters have been taking their guts-and-all sound on the road worldwide for the best part of a decade. With a...more
Extremely lucky or demanding of the attention of the Gods? Whatever kind of black magic Jinnwoo is peddling, it's working really well. The Leicester...more
Coming to us from the magical land known as Portland, Oregon; Summer Cannibals are a four-piece indie-rock band in the best sense of the word. With...more
ALBUM REVIEWS
Hyde And Beast – Keep Moving
The John Steel Singers – Everything’s a Thread
Monomyth – Saturnalia Regalia!
Sia – 1000 Forms of Fear
LIVE REVIEWS
Dandy Warhols @ Anson Rooms, Bristol, 08/07/2014
A lot of people are willing to part with £16.50 to hear a band play a four-minute song they know. Robby Takac of the Goo Goo Dolls was asked what he ...more
Hamell On Trial @ The Louisiana, Bristol, 08/07/2014
I sometimes go to gigs without really knowing what to expect. Tonight is one of those occasions. I’ve heard a fair bit about Ed Hamell, also known ...more
2000Trees 2014 @ Gloucestershire, 10/07/2014 – 13/07/2014
For this reviewer, 2000Trees begins and ends with an explosion of sound: one is wanted, the other not so much, but fortunately not indicative of the f...more
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart @ Scala, London, 03/07/14
Kip Berman is a surprisingly big dude. I mean, you hear the guy sing and you assume he might be a little short, average at best. But damn, he's a big ...more