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From Monday 23 September 2019

Body Hound – ‘No Moon’

Strap yourselves in, because this new release from Body Hound, Sheffield’s premier instrumental progressive math rock lunatics, is a wild ride. ‘No Moon’ starts innocuously enough; opener ‘Stargazer’ is a criminally short treat of celestial synthwave, but from ‘Spectrum’ onward the listener is barraged with heavy, unpredictable grooves and

Thursday 30 August 2018

LIVE: ArcTanGent 2018 – Thursday

ArcTanGent has provided a home for those of a math and post-rock persuasion for six years now and with each passing event, the subtle changes and continuous improvements make this one of the best events on the British calendar. This year, the Main Stage has been given a makeover,

Tuesday 13 February 2018

Canvas, Body Hound, X Servitude X @ Temple Of Boom, Leeds

LIVE: Canvas / Body Hound / xServitudex / Lugubrious Children / Underdark @ Temple Of Boom, Leeds

Much like the influences of the headlining act, the support bill for the last ever performance from Canvas (that’s the UKHC one from the late 90s, not the current band for sad lads) is a bit of a mixed bag. Openers Underdark cross the bleak cacophony of Deafheaven with

Monday 05 February 2018

ArcTanGent announce first wave of bands, including Giraffes? Giraffes! UK Exclusive

ArcTanGent Festival last night announced its first set of bands for the 3 days festival, set on Fernhill Farm, 16th-18th August 2018. We’ve spent the last few months curating some very special experiences for the ArcTanGent faithful… We’ve got GIRAFFES? GIRAFFES! playing their first ever European show, And So I Watch

Thursday 21 December 2017

Yndi Halda, Totorro, Axes and more to play Portals Festival

Portals Festival have announced the first bunch of bands to their line up. Yndi Halda, Totorro, Axes, Alpha Male Tea Party, Her Name Is Calla, VLMV, Body Hound, and The Hyena Kill the London based post/math rock festival at The Brewhouse, which takes on the 16th and 17th June 2018.

Wednesday 22 November 2017

LIVE: Damnation Festival @ Leeds University Student’s Union

You can always tell when it’s Damnation weekend in Leeds because the streets are positively awash with battle jackets, camo trousers and band shirts with illegible logos. You’d be forgiven for assuming it was an event purely about ‘METAAALLLL’, but actually Damnation is a celebration of all facets of

Wednesday 01 November 2017

Britney, Body Hound and more to play The Wild-Beesley FUNdraiser

Bristol promoters M4D SM4SH have curated a line up of bands for an all-dayer, entitled The Wild-Beesley FUNdraiser. Britney, Body Hound, Ogives, People Like Milk Products, Lambhorn, Jack Nash, Hoggs Bison, Pfaff, Steve Strong, and Madilan will play the event at The Old England in Bristol on the 2nd December. Entry

Sunday 17 September 2017

MNHM announce UK shows with Vasa

Dutch instrumentalists MNHM have announced that they will be playing some UK shows as part of a wider European tour next month with Glaswegians Vasa on selected dates. Earlier this year the band released their second album ‘Of Empires Past’ on Consouling Sounds.

Saturday 16 September 2017

Jamie Lenman, Cassels, Kevin Devine and more contribute to ‘The Bees Knees: A Compilation for Dan’

Various artists have banded together by contributing songs to a charity compilation for Dan Wild-Beesley of Cleft and GUG fame, who is seeking a life saving cure from cancer. Entitled ‘The Bees Knees’, not only does feature previously released tracks, it also features exclusives from Jamie Lenman, BRITNEY, Chiyoda Ku, Falls,