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From Tuesday 11 June 2019

2000trees confirm Forest Sessions line-up

It’s difficult to know which festival to be most excited about right now, with some on the imminent horizon and announcements aplenty for others – but the ever reliable 2000trees are taking the wheel of this hype train with the confirmation of their Forest Sessions Stage line-up. The stage will

Monday 10 June 2019

Press To Meco announce UK tour

Press To Meco – aka the band with the most sublime three part harmonies in recent history – have announced an extensive tour of the UK in October this year. With support coming from the equally talented Chapter And Verse, who recently embarked on their own debut UK headline tour,

Acres drop new video and announce tour

Post-hardcore Brit four piece Acres have today dropped a new video for ‘Be Alone’, the latest single from their forthcoming debut album ‘Lonely World’. Bringing together tour footage to support the powerful vocals and a colossal, soaring chorus, it’s a tantalising taste of what’s to come – check out

Download 2019 Festival Preview

One of the first major festival weekends of the year, and a mecca for the alternative and metal community, Download Festival continues to pull out all the stops to bring us a packed line-up – and with Def Leppard, Slipknot, and Tool topping a huge and varied collection of

Friday 07 June 2019

Fireball Fuelling The Fire Tour announced

Fireball’s Fuelling The Fire UK tour 2019 has now been announced – and ready yourselves, because it features not one, but two ska punk legends in the form of co-headliners Less Than Jake and Goldfinger. And just in case a few rounds of hits like ‘The Science Of Selling Yourself

Real Friends announce UK/EU tour with Grayscale and Belmont

Fresh from an outstanding performance at Slam Dunk Festival two weeks ago, Real Friends – the current kings of emotive pop punk – have announced a 14 date tour of the UK and Europe in October/November 2019. The band will be accompanied by Philadelphia five-piece Grayscale and, on their

Thursday 06 June 2019

John Floreani – ‘sin’

When Trophy Eyes front man John Floreani first started releasing music as a solo project under his Little Brother moniker back in 2014, the acoustic emo stylings of EP ‘Terrace’ couldn’t have been much further from the thrashing hardcore-influenced releases of his band at that time. Five years is

Friday 24 May 2019

LIVE: Chapter And Verse / Delaire The Liar @ Night People, Manchester

It doesn’t feel like an overstatement to say that British alternative music is in one of the best states it’s been in for years. While the big names – bands like The 1975, Don Broco and Nothing But Thieves come to mind – grow ever bigger, there is, more

New Found Glory – ‘From The Screen To Your Stereo Part 3’

In the tumultuous world of pop-punk, where bands lasting longer than a handful of years feels like a rarity, there is one thing that remains ever constant – our studded-belt-and-backpack lords and saviours, New Found Glory. The inspiration for many who’ve come (and gone) after, no rock night

Wednesday 22 May 2019

Fangclub announce new album and UK/EU tour

Dublin trio Fangclub have announced the release of sophomore album ‘Vulture Culture’, alongside a string of headline dates across the UK and Europe this autumn. The new album, which is set for release on July 5 via Vertigo Records, was recorded in a month-long stint at Giant Wafer Studios, in