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The Indica Gallery Release Debut Single ‘Forever Loving You’

Liverpool based, indie psychedelic’s The Indica Gallery dropped their debut single ‘Forever Loving You’ today aiming to break into the hearts of rock fans, one trippy tune at a time. The track itself showcases the group’s particular talent for crafting some incredibly captivating vocal melodies woven throughout spacey instrumentals and fuzzed out lead guitar riffs that are bound to stay with you after a listen or two. Vocalist Joe Mansergh… Keep Reading


Acoustic Amnesty for Music Without Borders

The next Acoustic Amnesty fundraiser will again be at the beautiful Sacred Trinity church with a 7.30pm start. This time we are fundraising for the excellent MUSICIANS WITHOUT BORDERS (as part of their world wide music day) as well as Manchester Amnesty. All This Rain, Chris Tavener, Dave Broomhead, Dave Viney SALFORD: Sacred Trinity Church THU 21ST JUN, 2018 7:00pm The gig will be seated and totally silent for performances… Keep Reading


Tears For Fears Tour Update

  Tears For Fears Forced To Postpone UK & Ireland Arena Tour Dates Rescheduled for Early 2019 Tears for Fears have been forced to postpone their forthcoming sold out UK & Ireland arena tour due to unforeseen health concerns and on doctor’s orders. The tour, due to start April 27th in Leeds, and finish May 12th in Brighton has been rescheduled for early 2019. Tears for Fears apologise to their… Keep Reading

Throw Back Thursday

Throwback Thursday ‘The White Stripes’

The most powerful duo in the world This week, it’s the turn of The White Stripes debut album The White Stripes formed in Detroit in the late 1990’s, and although relatively unknown by name, they have some of the most famous songs in the world. Especially with ‘Seven Nation Army’, and ‘Fell In Love With A Girl’. They combined Grunge Rock with Blues, and made something truly spectacular. This album… Keep Reading


Marillion, Colston Hall, Bristol

Marillion played Bristol’s Colston Hall last night on their recent tour promoting their recent DVD release. The All in One DVD/Blu Ray showcases the bands show last October at the Royal Albert Hall. Marillion as a band were formed way back in 1979, its original members were Steve Rothery, Doug Irvine, Mick Pointer and Brian Jelliman. Over the years the band has seen several line up changes, for many the… Keep Reading


NEW MUSIC: Miles Kane ‘Loaded’

Miles Kane returns with a majestic new single,“Loaded’, with his new label, Virgin EMI. It’s taken from his forthcoming solo album, ‘Coup De Grace’, his first since the 2013 ‘Don’t Forget Who You Are’ and well worth the wait. Recorded in LA, produced by John Congelton (St. Vincent), and written by Miles, Lana Del Rey and Jamie T, ‘Loaded’ is one big slice of the kind of trademark hook laden… Keep Reading

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Echo & The Bunnymen Twelfth Studio Album

Echo & The Bunnymen have released further details about their twelfth studio album. The Stars, The Oceans & The Moon will be released on 5 October and offers a set of new perspectives on one of the most majestic back catalogues of modern times: 21st century versions of thirteen classics including The Killing Moon, Nothing Lasts Forever and Rescue, re-recorded with synths and strings and things. The album also features… Keep Reading


The Empty Room Live at Night People, Manchester

The last couple of months have seen the big summer gigs, festivals and tours announced, The Stones at Old Trafford, The Killers in Bolton and an Arctic Monkeys tour to name just a few.  Before you spend a fortune on a ticket, have a look at whats on in your local area because the big bands of the future are probably playing in one of the many clubs that put… Keep Reading


The Wombats Reveal New Video ‘Turn’

The Wombats have released the official music video for their new single, ‘Turn’, taken from their acclaimed new album ‘Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life’, out now via Kobalt Music Recordings. The video was directed by Brother Willis (Beirut, King Krule, Wolfmother), and in his words, “There was something about the pace of the song, coupled with the title of course, that suggested a constantly spinning visual to me. The… Keep Reading


The Magic Numbers Announce UK Tour Dates

London quartet The Magic Numbers are set to return following a four-year hiatus with the release of their new album ‘Outsiders’, available through the band’s own label Role Play Records on May 11, 2018. Capturing The Magic Numbers with a renewed sense of purpose following several successful side and solo projects, Outsiders will be supported by a twenty-five-date tour of the UK through May and June 2018, commencing at Cardiff’s… Keep Reading


The Damned on track for first UK Top 10 album in 41 years.

British punk rock icons The Damned are on course to enter the UK album chart in the top 10 for the first time in their 41 year career. Their Visconti produced album ‘Evil Spirits’ is actually sitting in the Top 5 in today’s midweek numbers  Despite scoring numerous chart-topping singles, their highest charting album, ‘Phantasmagoria’ in 1985, just missed the top ten spot and peaked at number 11. History is… Keep Reading


Joe Satriani’s G3 2018 UK tour with John Petrucci & Uli Jon Roth kicks off on 24 April

Joe Satriani’s G3 2018 UK Tour with Dream Theater’s John Petrucci and the former Scorpions guitarist Uli Jon Roth will kick off in the UK at the Southend Cliffs Pavilion on Tuesday 24th April  The tour will continue on to London, Bristol, Manchester, Portsmouth and Birmingham. Each of the three incredible guitarists will perform their own set, followed by a massive jam at the end of the show. Fans will… Keep Reading

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DeWolff Release Disturbing Music Video For ‘Big Talk’ From Upcoming Album ‘Thrust’, Out May 4th

Psychedelic trio DeWolff are delighted to reveal their new dark and horrifying video for Big Talk. The track is taken from their upcoming album Thrust, out May 4th via Mascot Records/Mascot Label Group.  To celebrate the release of Thrust the band will be playing a special show at The Black Heart, London on Tuesday 15th May. Speaking about the track the band said “Every second you live there is a fork in the river where you can just follow the… Keep Reading

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Florence + The Machine Shares New Song ‘Sky Full Of Song’ For Record Store Day 2018

Florence + the Machine has today premiered beautiful brand new track,’Sky Full Of Song’. Released without warning in partnership with Record Store Day, a limited edition, double-A-sided 7” vinyl will follow on April 21st, with the A.G Rojas-directed video for ‘Sky Full Of Song’ also available to watch now. Discussing ‘Sky Full Of Song’ for the first time today, Florence writes: “this was a song that just fell out of… Keep Reading


The Wonder Years, Manchester Academy -13/04/18

It certainly wasn’t an unlucky Friday 13th for fans of The Wonder Years, as the band hit the Manchester Academy for an enticing and emotion-filled night. A week after the release of their sixth studio album ‘Sister Cities’, the pop-punk giants treated fans to two sets – one acoustic, one electric – to display their wide discography and proving to their fans that they will never let them down. Entering… Keep Reading


Black Peaks Release ‘Can’t Sleep’ and Marmozets Tour Support

Brighton four-piece Black Peaks return with their blistering new single, Can’t Sleep, which recently debuted on the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show as their Rockest Record [Track of the Week] and included a live on-air interview with the band. Can’t Sleep is the band’s first new material in almost two years. The band also recently announced that they will be playing live across the UK in May with the incredible… Keep Reading


City of The Weak Announce Huge Tour

The young, energetic, Minneapolis-based rockers are getting ready to take over the world. City of the Weak captures a modern rock ‘n roll sound that is so perfectly defined, combining catchy pop melodies with aggressive guitar riffs and moving bass lines to create a genre of their own. They are best known for their intensity and passion on stage, as well as their fearless personalities off the stage. Their first… Keep Reading


Savannah, Freakout Honey, Deja Vega, Hey Bulldog

You’re never much further than a stones throw away from live music in Manchester… and this evening (13th April 2018) is no exception. Hosted by The Empty Rooms, Live, tonight West Midlands lads, Savannah kick of proceedings with their Telford swagger and catchy tunes at Night People. #eyupjockey!! Great to have you back!  Following Savannah, comes in the form of Manchester based, psych garage band, Freakout Honey! If that wasnt… Keep Reading

New Releases

The Damned – Evil Spirits

The Damned are back with new album Evil Spirits released this Friday. It’s their first album for a decade following on from the 2008 album So Who’s Paranoid. The Damned are one band that haven’t burnt out, like many of the same generation, but have evolved over the years, they challenge the establishment, and politics just as much as they used to and for a a band that recently celebrated forty years… Keep Reading


Cool Britannia Festival welcomes Dr Haze’s Freak Show at Knebworth

This summer sees the launch of a brand new epic music festival Cool Britannia — which will take place at Knebworth — the stately home of rock. Next to some of the best of British rock and dance music Cool Britannia will host ‘Dr Haze’s Freak Show – Featuring Acts From The Infamous Circus of Horrors’. Audiences can get their chills and thrills from an array of acts – including… Keep Reading

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