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The news for Friday 12 February 2016

Bossk unveil video to accompany ‘Kobe’

Kent based post-metal titans Bossk have unveiled a video for their new track ‘Kobe’ via The Nerdist. The track was premiered earlier this week, to coincide with the announcement of their new album ‘Audio Noir’. The album itself is due for release on April 1st via Deathwish Inc,

Watch Chelsea Wolfe perform a haunting Tiny Desk session

Incomparable singer/songwriter Chelsea Wolfe recently performed a Tiny Desk session for NPR. She played three tracks from last years stunning ‘Abyss’ album, with ‘Maw’ sounding particularly harrowing. She also stripped back ‘Crazy Love’, and ‘Iron Moon’ during the session. Chelsea Wolfe will be in the UK this April as

Scylla Records Release 20 Track Free Comp

London based Pop-Punk label Scylla Records is marking its tenth year with a free, 20 band compilation entitled ‘Ten Years In The Zoo’. Grab a copy from the label Bandcamp. Tracklisting is: 1) Sweet Little Machine – In God We Trust 2) The Adventures Of Litespeed – Understand 3) High Tides

Boysetsfire announce UK and mainland EU tour dates

Newark post-hardcore veterans Boysetsfire will return to the UK and mainland Europe this June around the band’s appearance at Jera On Air. The tour comes in support of last year’s self-titled full-length, marking the end of a long fight to regain their musical freedom. JUNE 17 BISHOFSMAIS,

NARCS share video for ‘Pig’

Leeds based NARCS have unveiled the video for their latest track, ‘Pig’. It’s an unusual blend of angsty sound, progressive and urgent. The accompanying video, mirroring their style, took two months to complete. NARCS, who enjoyed an appearance at last year’s Reading and Leeds Festival,

Terrible Love join Big Scary Monsters roster

Terrible Love are the latest band to join the ever-impressive Big Scary Monsters roster. The band, featuring members of Goodtime Boys, Bastions and Grappler, will be releasing their recent ‘Change Nothing’ EP physically on the 22nd April 2016. The band play a couple of UK dates alongside Jungbluth today [12th

Purple stream dreamy new track, ‘Bliss’

Texan trio Purple have revealed another slice of rock from their forthcoming ‘Bodacious’ full-length, the follow up to their brilliant ‘(409)’ debut. ‘Bliss’ follows their ‘Mini-Van’ track, revealed last year. It takes a more ethereal turn, drawn out of Hanna Brewer’s turbulent tour emotions. “I wrote Bliss after doing some pretty

Don Broco Release Live Video

Don Broco have uploaded a live performance of their recent single ‘Nerve’, performed at their recent, sold-out Brixton Academy show.

letlive. announce UK and mainland EU dates for this April

letlive. have announced a string of UK and mainland European dates, taking them up to this year’s Groezrock Festival in Belgium. It marks the first time the band have undertaken a headline run on UK shores since 2013’s ‘The Blackest Beautiful’ tour. “Before we move on to the next

The King Blues release surprise new EP

The King Blues have unveiled a surprise new EP, entitled ‘Off With Their Heads’. The seven track EP is available to stream now via Spotify, and will appear on iTunes shortly. “I’ve seen this pig fucking government dropping bombs for peace, slashing benefits, turning venues and clubs into

Punktastic Presents… The Bennies UK Tour!

Hey everyone in the UK? Are you ready to P-A-R-T-Y? We are totally stoked to be announcing that we’re sponsoring the upcoming UK tour from South Melbournes’s original party punk rockers The Bennies! This is the first time they’ve headed to our shores and we know this is going to

Iron Chic head up an all dayer in Manchester’s Alphabet Brewing Company

Somebody has organised a piss-up in a brewery. Iron Chic will be there. So will Caves, Above Them, Bear Trade, Throwing Stuff, Hot Mass and Pardon Us. It will all take place at Manchester’s Alphabet Brewing Company on the 2nd May 2016. Tickets are priced at £10.50 and, according to the

This is the Kanye West and Death Cab For Cutie collaboration that never happened

The internet is a wondrous thing. You may have never wondered what Death Cab For Cutie mixed with Kanye West sounds like, but that question has still been answered. The result is pretty solid, giving a melancholic sun-kissed feel to the rapper’s words. Death Cab For Cutie seem totally down

Cult Of Luna and Julie Christmas unveil new track from forthcoming collaboration

Swedish post-metal titans Cult Of Luna, and Battle Of Mice vocalist Julie Christmas have unveiled ‘A Greater Call’ from their forthcoming collaborative album. Titled ‘The Mariner’, it is due for release on April 8th via Indie Recordings, and is available to pre-order now. Cult Of Luna will also be

Blaqk Audio (Members of AFI) unveil new track ‘Anointed’

Blaqk Audio, the electronic project of Davey Havok and Jade Puget from AFI, have unveiled a new track titled ‘Anointed’. It has been built up for some time via the bands online outlets, and had its first airing on 105 San Francisco this week. No official word on a

Somos stream new track ‘Reminded/Weighed Down’

Somos have unveiled their new track ‘Reminded/Weighed Down’ over at Brooklyn Vegan. It is taken from the bands forthcoming album ‘First Day Back’, which is the bands first LP for Hopeless Records, and is released on February 19th. Pre-orders for the album are available now, and you can

The World Is A Beautiful Plave & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die stream new track ‘Katamari Duquette’

The World Is A Beautiful Place… are streaming their new track ‘Katamari Duquette’ over at NPR. The track is the b-side to their forthcoming 7″ ‘Long Live Happy Birthday’, which was recorded at the same time as last years excellent LP ‘Harmlessness’. It is due for release on March

Thursday 11 February 2016

Audacity unveil new track ‘Dirty Boy’

Rowdy Californian quartet Audacity are streaming their new track ‘Dirty Boy’. It is taken from their forthcoming album ‘Hyper Vessels’, which is due for release on April 1st via Suicide Squeeze. The album was recorded by friend and tour mate Ty Segall, and follows on from their last full

The Coathangers stream new track ‘Make It Right’

Power-pop trio The Coathangers have shared their new track ‘Make It right’. The track is taken from their forthcoming fifth album ‘Nosebleed Weekend’, which is due for release on April 15th via Suicide Squeeze. The release marks the bands tenth anniversary, as was the first album to be recorded

Derby festival 2Q announces Rolo Tomassi, Bangers, Woahnows and more

Taking place on Saturday 9th April 2016, Derby’s 2Q Festival have announced a further 11 bands who will join the line-up. Jaws, Rolo Tomassi, Woahnows and Bangers join Duke Special, The Sherlocks, Kassassin Street, Georgie, Bad Sounds, Strange Bones and Motormouf as the latest additions. The festival has already announced

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