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From Thursday 26 September 2019

First wave of Slam Dunk 2020 bands announced

Slam Dunk is back in 2020, and the first wave of acts has finally been announced! The first headliner to be revealed is Don Broco, whose Slammy D set will be their UK festival exclusive for 2020 and so is definitely not one to be missed. Broco will also be joined

Monday 22 August 2016

Motion City Soundtrack at O2 Ritz, Manchester + Support from The Xcerts & Dinosaur Pile-Up

LIVE: Motion City Soundtrack / Dinosaur Pile Up / The Xcerts / Lacey @ The O2 Ritz, Manchester

With a near twenty year long career that created six albums and featured countless headline and festival appearances almost behind them, it came down to this, three final UK tour dates and three final chances to say goodbye. With their ‘So Long, Farewell’ heading for Australia and Japan, Motion

Monday 04 July 2016

Motion City Soundtrack farewell UK tour supports revealed

Dinosaur Pile-Up, The Xcerts and Lacey will join Motion City Soundtrack on their three farewell UK dates in August. All four bands will take to Manchester, Birmingham and London on the 17th, 18th and 19th August respectively, with the latter upgraded due to demand. “We have no idea what the

Wednesday 11 May 2016

Motion City Soundtrack announce UK farewell dates

Having announced their potentially permanent hiatus at the start of March, Motion City Soundtrack have added UK dates to their farewell tour. They will play three shows in August, taking to Manchester, Birmingham and London. “We have no idea what the future holds, but for now we are

Friday 11 March 2016

Motion City Soundtrack call it a day

Motion City Soundtrack have called it day, making their recent split with The Wonder Years their final piece of music. The announcement comes weeks after MCS frontman Justin Pierre unveiled his solo material. “We have no idea what the future holds, but for now we are

Thursday 19 November 2015

Hear The Wonder Years take on Motion City Soundtrack

Taken from their innovative 7″ split EP, The Wonder Years and Motion City Soundtrack have unveiled ‘It’s (Sort Of) A Pleasure To Meet You’. The track sees The Wonder Years vocalist Dan “Soupy” Campbell layer vocals over Motion City Soundtrack’s ‘It’s A Pleasure To Meet You’, having not heard

Friday 13 November 2015

Motion City Soundtrack take on The Wonder Years’ ‘A Song For Patsy Cline’

If that video earlier of Dan Campbell and Justin Pierre chin-wagging about their split 7″ wasn’t enough, Brooklyn Vegan have unveiled Motion City Soundtrack’s take on The Wonder Years’ ‘A Song For Patsy Cline’. Entitled ‘(Sort Of) A Song For Patsy Cline’, the track saw Pierre pen his

The Wonder Years and Motion City Soundtrack open up about split 7″

We’ve been excited about the split release between The Wonder Years and Motion City Soundtrack ever since it was announced a few months back. Unlike most splits, the record sees each band tackle the other’s music in a unique way. Having only shared the instrumental versions of songs from the

Wednesday 28 May 2014

Slam Dunk South 2014

Ah Slam Dunk, our favourite pop punk all dayer of the year. Whilst some of our staff headed to both Slam Dunk North and Slam Dunk South our photographer, Maryam Hassan, just rocked South this year and boy did she see a lot of stuff. From crying fans of