Danny Lee “Blackwell” originally from Dallas, Texas founded Night Beats in 2009 when James Traeger moved from Austin, Texas to Seattle, Washington. Named as an homage to Sam Cooke’s Magnum Opus the then 2-piece picked up Tarek Wegner who was living in Seattle.
The Night Beats toured … Read on
The Wytches are a Brighton based, three piece, surf doom band. Formed in November 2011, The Wytches have slithered their way in to various cities over England with a cynical, dark and flowery take on psychedelia, 50’s surf riffs, desert whips, loungey, melancholic shuffles and a stage performance that … Read on
Best known internationally for supplying the theme to the American TV series ‘The Sopranos’ with their song ‘Woke Up This Morning’, Alabama 3 have carved a unique niche for themselves which transcends considerations of chart success and runs far deeper than the transitory fame of modern celebrity culture.
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July 22nd 2013 saw the UK release of Gogol Bordello’s sixth full-length album Pura Vida Conspiracy via PIAS/Coop. Produced by Andrew Scheps, the new album was recorded in El Paso, Texas at Sonic Ranch Studios and is a powerful collection of 12 surging new songs. The album is available … Read on
Kurt Vile has a way of tying time in knots. You can hear it on his new album Smoke Ring For My Halo from the get-go – the pinwheeling guitars and reaching atmospheres of ‘Baby’s Arms’ are as strange as they are familiar: a demonstration of how Kurt can … Read on
From Nine Black Alps!
Nine Black Alps 10 year anniversary show: Manchester Gorilla on Saturday December 14th.
Nearly ten years ago in December 2003, we played our first show as Nine Black Alps at Manchester Piccadilly Gardens Hotel.
Over the many highs and lows that followed, we’ve … Read on
Icelandic singer-songwriter, Ásgeir Trausti, may only be 20 years old but he already last summer made his mark on the Icelandic music scene with his two singles, Sumargestur and the smash-hit Leyndarmal. Both singles belong to his just released debut album Dýrð í dauðaþögn that was awaited with much … Read on
SOUP KITCHEN & GREY LANTERN PRESENT: PSYCHMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS – A LATE NIGHT PSYCH ROCK & ROLL SHOW
& BASE VENTURA
PLUS LIVE VISUALS + DJS
“Eureka! This year, Christmas will be ours!”
A week before Yuletide prepare your third-eye … Read on
They’d hinted at it on the more synthetically put together passages within the sprawling designs of 2012’s debut LP Animalism; but now Plank! have fully taken the plunge into gloriously off-kilter pop instrumentals and limb-seducing oscillations, with the arrival of brilliant new single ‘Aphidelity,’ from their forthcoming second … Read on
Ho ho ho bro bro are doing a sho sho for Christmas….. At our usual haunt…..The Castle. The headline is a Festive secret but all will be unveiled in due (yule) time We shall be bringing holiday cheer to one and all with our good friends: L’amour Des Reves Sheffield … Read on