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Rob Lynch announces new album and streams ‘Sure Thing’

Rob Lynch has confirmed the Xtra Mile Recordings follow-up to his 2014 ‘All These Nights In Bars Will Somehow Save My Soul’ debut. ‘Baby, I’m A Runaway’ will be available from the 22nd July 2016. To celebrate the announcement, and with his appearance at Slam Dunk’s acoustic stage just around →

Patrick Craig releases video for ‘Hold My Jacket’

London singer-songwriter Patrick Craig has unveiled the official video for ‘Hold My Jacket’, taken from his recent ‘True Story’ full-length. Following the concept from his debut, ‘Holy My Jacket’ tells another story from Craig’s life. “The song is about the need for chaos and unpredictability, and how playing it safe →

Sonic Boom 6 Release New Video ‘From the Fire to the Frying Pan’

Sonic Boom Six have released a new video for ‘From The Fire To The Frying Pan’, taken from their album ‘The F-Bomb’ that is out this Friday on Cherry Red Records. Pre-orders are up too. →

Hellions reveal new track, ‘Quality Of Life’

Having recently been confirmed for this weekend’s Slam Dunk Festival in the UK, and supporting Of Mice & Men on their intimate shows either side, Australian hardcore outfit Hellions have revealed their new track ‘Quality Of Life’. “We’re so proud to present ‘Quality Of Life’ to the world and to →

Sub Pop’s The Gotobeds stream ‘Bodies’

Pittsburgh’s The Gotobeds are streaming ‘Bodies’, taken from new album ‘Blood // Sugar // Secs // Traffic’, out June 10 via Sub Pop. The album is available for pre-order now on the label e-store. →

Grieving Stream New Track ‘My Friend, The Ghost’

Cambridge post-hardcore exports Grieving are streaming new track ‘My Friend, The Ghost’, the band’s third single, via their →

Vinnie Caruana Releases New Video ‘We Don’t Have to Die Alone’

Vinnie Caruana is streaming a new track & video, ‘We Don’t Have to Die Alone’, taken from ‘Survivor’s Guilt’, out in North America on Equal Vision Records and in the UK and Europe on Big Scary Monsters on May 27th. →

Monday 23 May 2016

Broken Teeth Announce UK Tour Dates

Manchester’s Broken Teeth support both Testament and Sick of It All across two sets of UK dates this summer. Full tour schedule is: JUNE (w/ Testament) 19 OXFORD O2 Academy 21 LEAMINGTON SPA The Assembly 22 SOUTHAMPTON Engine Rooms 23 LONDON Thrash N’Bowl, Brooklyn Bowl 26 SHEFFIELD Deadfest (no Testament) JULY 23 MANCHESTER Star and Garter AUGUST (w/ →

Anna’s Anchor streams new track, ‘Signal Tower’

Anna’s Anchor has unveiled the first track to appear from his forthcoming debut album. Having spent the last few years building a name for himself with a varied range of live performances, including his noteworthy Islands Project, Marty Ryan – the voice behind Anna’s Anchor – has →

Antillectual reveal video for ‘Racist Rash’

Following on from the announcement of their new album, ‘Engage!’, earlier this month, Dutch punks Antillectual have unveiled their new track, ‘Racist Rash’. “The song deals with the racism that is still omnipresent in our culture, sports, traditions, policies, etc,” the band explain. “A big obstacle in overcoming this is →

Stream the Hot Vodka Records charity compilation

Hot Vodka Records are streaming their charity compilation, featuring the likes of Merit and Boy On Guitar. The 28 track release is raising money for The Trevor Project, an American non-profit organisation focussed on suicide prevention among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and queer youth. The compilation primarily →

And So It Goes reveal the video for ‘Flood’

Rising out of Oh Captain!, Brighton trio And So It Goes have unveiled the video for their debut (of-sorts) track, ‘Flood’. With a thunderous opening, the track blends math-rock with a jazz vibe before exploding into a furiously unpredictable wall of guitar noise. It’s a brave start for And So →

Big Thief stream ‘Masterpiece’ LP in full

Due for release on the 27th May via Saddle Creek, Big Thief are streaming their ‘Masterpiece’ LP in full. According to vocalist Adrianne Lenker, the record represents “the process of harnessing pain, loss, and love, while simultaneously letting them go, looking into your own eyes through someone else’s, and →

Moose Blood add PUP, Turnover, Boston Manor and Luca Brasi to EU/UK tour

Now this is a tour. Moose Blood have confirmed that PUP, Turnover, Boston Manor and Luca Brasi will be joining them on this year’s UK and mainland EU tour. Not all at once, mind. PUP will take the honours on all mainland dates, with Turnover and Boston Manor taking →

Architects reveal another new track, ‘Phantom Fear’

The new Architects tracks are coming thick and fast, the latest premiering via BBC Radio 1’s Rock Show last night. ‘Phantom Fear’ follows on from ‘Downfall‘, which only appeared towards the end of last week. Architects are also preparing for their biggest UK tour to date, culminating in →

Thrice stream new track, ‘Death From Above’

With their US release of ‘To Be Everywhere Is To Be Nowhere’ drawing near, Thrice have unveiled their latest track, ‘Death From Above’. The track follows the ominous ‘Black Honey’ and ‘Blood On The Sand’, striking a balance between the melody and punchy anger of both. It comes as the →

Real Friends announce UK tour

With their ‘The Home Inside My Head’ LP imminent, Real Friends have announced a full UK and mainland EU tour, kicking off in Paris on the 1st December and reaching the UK on the 9th. “We are elated to be doing this run in the UK/ Europe with our good →

2000trees completes line-up with Forest Sessions and more

2000trees Festival organisers have confirmed the final names for the line-up, adding the full Forest Sessions names and three more acts across the other stages. And So I Watch You From Afar, Krokodil and Monarks join headliners Twin Atlantic and Refused as well as the likes of Neck Deep, Moose →

Sunday 22 May 2016

Andrew Cream Releases New Single ‘Violent Minds’

Manchester based folk-punk Andrew Cream has released a new single, ‘Violent Minds’, taken from his new album ‘Self-Portrait’, out on the 8th June. →

Saturday 21 May 2016

Mina Caputo unveils new solo album, ‘Love Hard’

Life Of Agony vocalist, Mina Caputo, has released her new solo album, ‘Love Hard’. The album has been teased via social media over the last few weeks, and it has now appeared in full via Caputo’s Bandcamp page. It follows on from the 2013 album, ‘As Much Truth As One Can →

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