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From Thursday 11 January 2018

Slingshot Dakota release Audiotree live session

Slingshot Dakota have shared their recent Audiotree live session. The duo’s most recent release is their 7″ ‘Broken’ from last year on Specialist Subject Records (UK/EU) and Topshelf Records (US).

Tuesday 03 October 2017

Dikembe, You Blew It!, Slingshot Dakota and more contribute to Puerto Rico charity comp

Death Protector Collective, the Gainesville, FL label run by members of Dikembe, have compiled a charity compilation. Entitled ‘Fest 16 Friends and Family Comp’, all proceeds will go towards aiding those affected by Hurricane Maria recently via the charity United for Puerto Rico. The release is available for PWYW

Wednesday 19 April 2017

Caves announce UK shows

Bristol indie punks Caves recently confirmed that they’ll be playing a run of UK shows as part of a wider European tour starting next month. The dates will be in support of the band’s upcoming new album, ‘Always Why’, which will be released on the 28th April via Specialist

Saturday 11 March 2017

Slingshot Dakota share video for ‘You’

Slingshot Dakota have released a video for the song ‘You’ at Get Alternative. It shows footage from the duo’s recent tour in support of their third album, ‘Break’, which came out last year on Topshelf Records. The band will also be touring the UK this May with Petal. MAY 06 BRISTOL Deadpunk

Monday 06 March 2017

An update on Deadpunk Special

Bristol based all-dayer Deadpunk Special have confirmed that this year’s event will be it’s last…well sort of. With the recently announced closure of The Stag and Hounds to happen in June, the punk fest’s current format will be re-thought out following this year’s edition on the 6th May, with what

Wednesday 22 February 2017

Slingshot Dakota unveil new song ‘Grudge’ and announce UK tour with Petal

Slingshot Dakota are exclusively streaming their brand new song ‘Grudge’ with DIY Magazine. The track expresses keyboardist/vocalist Carly Comando’s frustration against matters of gender discrimination. It is taken from an upcoming new 7″ entitled ‘Broken’, which shall be released by the end of this month through Specialist Subject Records

Tuesday 03 January 2017

Dikembe cover Superdrag’s ‘Sucked Out’ featuring Slingshot Dakota’s Carly Comando

Dikembe are exclusively streaming their take on ‘Sucked Out’ by 90s alt rockers Superdrag at Get Alternative. Featuring guest vocals from Slingshot Dakota’s Carly Comando, the track marks the first entry into Dikembe’s covers series. Once a month the band will release a cover throughout 2017. Future entrys to

Monday 14 March 2016

Slingshot Dakota – ‘Break’

Opener ‘You’ feels like being greeted by an old friend. Back is Carly Comando’s beautiful, distorted keyboard tone and Tom Patterson’s pounding drums. Comando’s voice feels even stronger than before, more confident and more brave, taking succesful risks with delivery. Comando’s keyboard contains warmth and depth, penetrating right into

Tuesday 19 January 2016

Punktastic POV Podcast #6: Covered in Guilt Milk

Rob Barbour and Maryam Hassan host the sixth episode of the Punktastic POV Podcast, with new music and discussion about issues in the music scene. Episode Six features tracks from Fuck You, Idiot, Sauropod, Carly from Slingshot Dakota, IDESTROY, Iron Chic and Glue Foot. The pair also discuss the

Friday 15 January 2016

Slingshot Dakota Are Just On Another Level

‘Dark Hearts’ is one of my favourite records to play when summer rolls around, and I’ve been waiting so long for new music from this incredible duo. The airy, lightheartedness of ‘Dark Hearts’ has evolved into something darker, fuzzier and more intense. The effects on the keyboard in this