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From Sunday 07 June 2009

Alexisonfire – Old Crows / Young Cardinals

The first time I heard this record I straight away went back to the self-titled album and gave that a spin. Not because I didn’t like ‘Old Crows / Young Cardinals’, but because I wanted to go back and re-emphasise, in my own mind, just how much

From Friday 28 October 2016

John K. Samson – ‘Winter Wheat’

Few indie bands have cultivated a following quite like The Weakerthans. They have become a Canadian institution, largely due to primary songwriter John K. Samson’s ability to combine sublime music and inviting storytelling to great effect. Now on his third solo album, ‘Winter Wheat’, Samson has borrowed heavily from

From Friday 09 September 2016

Cymbals Eat Guitars stream new LP in full ahead of release

Due for release on the 16th September, Cymbals Eat Guitars are streaming their ‘Pretty Years’ LP in full ahead of release, courtesy of NPR. “We wanted to make a more energetic record,” says bassist Matthew Whipple. “I personally looked to artists like Springsteen, 70’s Bowie, The Smiths, The

From Monday 01 August 2016

Dinosaur Jr. – ‘Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not’

Few bands can say they have had the impact and influence on the alternative music world like Dinosaur Jr. Since their inception in the mid 80s, J Mascis has become the unassuming poster boy for slacker rock, and one of the greatest guitar players in history thanks to his

From Thursday 23 June 2016

Cymbals Eat Guitars stream new track, ‘4th Of July, Philadelphia (SANDY)’

Cymbals Eat Guitars have unveiled their new track, ‘4th Of July, Philadelphia (SANDY)’, which joins the previously released ‘Wish‘ on their forthcoming LP, ‘Pretty Years’. “We wanted to make a more energetic record,” bassist Matthew Whipple explains of ‘Pretty Years’, due on the 16th September. “I personally looked

From Wednesday 20 April 2016

Interview: Alex Fitzpatrick of Holy Roar Records

As the ever-influential Holy Roar Records reaches its tenth anniversary, we are delving into their history with a series of interviews and features. In this installment we chat to founder and overlord Alex Fitzpatrick, who once appeared on Sky chatting about the closure of HMV don’t you know.

From Wednesday 06 April 2016

Mutoid Man, Danko Jones, So Pitted and more for Roskilde

Denmark’s Roskilde Festival have added another heap of bands, joining the likes of Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bring Me The Horizon and At The Drive-In. As well as Biffy Clyro and Slayer, the latest announcement welcomes Sargent House signees and Steve Brodsky project Mutoid Man, Toronto rockers Danko Jones and Sub

From Wednesday 26 August 2015

Introducing: Queen Kwong [August 2015]

In case you aren’t aware, Queen Kwong is the mastermind of LA musician Carré Callaway, who was discovered at the age of 17 by Trent Reznor. She is about to release her debut album on Friday, and she will be taking to the stage at Reading and Leeds this

From Saturday 27 December 2014

End of Year List Twenty: John Allen

Throughout December we at PT:HQ are bringing you end of year lists from bands, labels and promoters. We’ll have a new one for you everyday so keep your eyes peeled for them! See all the lists here. John Allen   Top 3 Albums: Cory Branan – No Hit Wonder I just love

From Friday 21 March 2014

The Sedan Vault release music video for first single from their new album

Belgian alt rockers The Sedan Vault have released a music video for the first single from their new album, ‘Minutes To Midnight’. The single, ‘Everything is Everything’, (and the rest of the album) was produced by Richard Woodcraft (Radiohead, Arctic Monkeys, Last Shadow Puppets, Neil Young), and sounds massive. Check