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
Grey Lantern and Now Wave team up to present new Stolen Recordings signing East India Youth aka William Doyle, who will be touring in support of his debut LP ‘Total Strife Forever,’ after making his recording debut on respected music website, The Quietus’ record label last year. The Quietus … Read on
Most bands can do fine with just a bio. Crystal Antlers need an encyclopedia. It would start with the debut 45 funded by a friend who also happened to be a bank robber—who’d robbed three banks in fifteen minutes—and then move to the no-budget FYF Fest tour in a … Read on