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Shred Kelly Release Fourth Studio Album ‘Archipelago’

Shred Kelly will be releasing their most ambitious project yet in their fourth album, Archipelago, on October 19th 2018 via DevilDuck Records, followed immediately by a tour in the UK. The new record was produced by Howard Redekopp (The New Pornographers, Tegan and Sara), and Josh Rob Gwilliam (Cowpuncher, Michael Bernard Fitzgerald), as well as co-production by Colin Stewart (Yukon Blonde, Dan Mangan) on the track, Don’t Ever Look Back.… Keep Reading

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INTERVIEW: Azim ‘They may take our lives but they’ll never take our…’

Ahead of Azim’s debut EP release ‘Freedom’ on 12th Oct, we jumped at the opportunity to catch up with him and get to know the man behind the music… It went a little something like this… What inspired you to first start playing the guitar? (and what do you play – make/model) I have always been into guitar music particularly indie and rock so I was always interested in trying… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: Azim ‘Freedom’

London based singer-songwriter, Azim announces debut single Freedom, taken from his forthcoming EP to be released 12th Oct With the uncertain economic and social environment we currently find ourselves in, Freedom provides the perfect sound track to the gritty reality of life. Offering a rounded view on conflict, tension and both the adversity and triumph of the human condition, Azim once again proves the old adage that difficult times produce… Keep Reading

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Peter Hook & Manchester Camerata Present Joy Division Orchestrated

Joy Division’s legendary bassist Peter Hook is set to revisit the band’s post punk repertoire with Manchester Camerata for a special date at London’s Royal Albert Hall on Friday 5th July 2019. Celebrating one of the most influential bands ever, “Peter Hook & Manchester Camerata Present Joy Division Orchestrated” sets the group’s famous works in an immersive show that recognises their role in shaping popular culture and the esteem in… Keep Reading

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Metallica Announced WorldWired Tour & 25 European Dates

Metallica’s WorldWired Tour has confirmed its return to the UK and Europe, this time for a staggering May 1-August 25, 2019 run of their own outdoor gigs at stadiums, parks, and even one at a castle. Tickets go on sale September 28th at 10am Fifth member pre-sale September 25th The new dates are Metallica’s first in the UK and Europe since the Sept. 2017 to May 2018 indoor run that… Keep Reading

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Five in Five With: The Blend

FOTF recently caught up with Dylan Smith, front man of South East three piece, The Blend, a band already drawing comparisons with a young ‘The Who’. With a new single on the horizon we talked Pete Townshend’s boat and hard-core gangsters. Thanks for chatting with us Dylan, for anyone not familiar with The Blend, if you could describe yourselves using the album title of another band what would it be?… Keep Reading

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U2 Announce Huge UK, Ireland & European Tour

Tour will visit 9 countries across Europe including: UK, Ireland, Germany, France, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Denmark and the Netherlands “U2’s triumph is producing one of the most unforgettable arena shows most people will have seen.” – The Independent The European leg of U2’s eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour kicked off in Berlin on 31st August, ahead of a string of European dates to include Cologne, Paris, Madrid, Copenhagen, Hamburg, Amsterdam and… Keep Reading

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The Wombats Reveal New Single ‘Bee-Sting’ Ahead Of 2019 UK Arena Tour

Cementing themselves as one of the country’s finest live performers after a landmark set at Reading & Leeds Festival. The Wombats continue their indie onslaught by unveiling an outstanding new single in ‘BEE-STING’. The track serves as an example of the band’s ever-growing abilities to write the finest indie tunes and ignite crowds around the globe. “The weekend’s unlikely smash is the reinvention of The Wombats into a slick, synthesiser-augmented,… Keep Reading

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New Lease Agreement For 3,500 Capacity Manchester Venue

Academy Music Group Limited (AMG) has announced a new lease agreement with Manchester-based live entertainment venue! Situated in the heart of the city, Victoria Warehouse was originally the Liverpool Warehousing Company, two huge warehouses built in 1925 and 1936. Their monumental scale and exuberant architectural style dominated the canal-side, and Victoria Warehouse is now one of the only surviving warehouses of its kind; retaining its classic internal structure of cast-iron… Keep Reading

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Courteeners Announced Major UK Winter Tour

Following the band’s penultimate slots on the main stage at this year’s Reading & Leeds Festivals and headline appearances at Neighbourhood Festival and Truck Festival, the band will play a huge UK tour in November/December including arena shows in Leeds, Liverpool, Glasgow, Newcastle and Hull, culminating in a return to London’s O2 Brixton Academy, their fifth headline show at the venue during their career. Support on the tour comes from… Keep Reading

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An Evening With Peter Hook & The Light Performing The Albums “Technique” & “Republic” By New Order

Having successfully toured the albums from Hooky’s previous bands for over eight years now, Peter Hook & The Light have now reached the late Eighties and early Nineties albums of New Order, “Technique” and “Republic” in their consecutive run and have announced a raft of dates for the first and third weekends of February 2019, taking in Nottingham, Holmfirth, Leeds, Brighton and Cardiff. These concerts follow the debut concerts for… Keep Reading

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Thanks For The Memories – Reading And Leeds 2018!

Monday 27 August – Reading and Leeds 2018 saw 200,000 festival fans indulge in outstanding sets from Kings Of Leon, Fall Out Boy, Kendrick Lamar, Panic! At The Disco and hundreds of the world’s best artists, bands, DJs and comedians. Reading and Leeds Festivals 2019 tickets will be on sale Friday 31 August at 1pm. Reading and Leeds Festival worked with Safe Gigs For Women, The Samaritans, and medical teams… Keep Reading

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Five in Five with Wild Front

Ahead of this weeks appearance at Reading Festival we caught up with Jack Williams of Southampton band Wild Front. Wild Front are set to override your stereos with their best single yet. Make You Feel will be released on Wednesday 5 September and is co-written by Alfie Jackson of The Holloways, produced by mastermind Fred Cox (Rag N’ Bone Man, Kasabian, Paloma Faith) and released by AWAL. The track shows… Keep Reading

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Vola Announce New Album ‘Applause From A Distant Crowd’ – Out October 12th

Copenhagen’s progressive, genre-crossing quartet Vola return with their new album Applause Of A Distant Crowd, which will be released on 12th October via Mascot Records/Mascot Label Group. On the new album, Asger Mygind (vocals/guitar), Martin Werner (keys), Nicolai Mogensen (bass) and Adam Janzi (drums) probe society’s distractions from thoughtfulness and examine the way human relationships have evolved whilst touching upon fear and anxiety. Where their debut Inmazes dealt with the… Keep Reading

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Reading Festival – Weekend Tickets Sold Out!

As thousands gear up for Reading and Leeds 2018, taking place from 24th – 26th August,all weekend tickets for Reading Festival have now completely sold out! Festival fans are urged to snap up Leeds Weekend and Reading Friday/Sunday day tickets from official ticket agents as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Eager fans have snapped up tickets for a chance to catch unforgettable headline performances from Kendrick Lamar, Kings of… Keep Reading

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5 in Five With Tom Hingley

Tom Hingley, front man with Inspiral Carpets during their highly successful live and recording career during the 1990s, is playing a show at Leeds Belgrave Music Hall on Friday 3rd Aug with support coming from two of the most celebrated and promising bands the North has to offer: Wakefield’s Adore // Repel and Manchester’s False Advertising. Ahead of the show, we caught up with Tom for our popular 5 in Five…… Keep Reading

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A TFI Friday Style Live Show is Coming To Manchester: Trashed TV Live

Full Lineup For Trashed TV Live Announced. Supported by Manchester brewers, Brewdog and hosted by the hilarious Gary Drury of Our Fold, and Meredith Peterson of Kendal Calling / Bluedot / Transmission and Manchesters, Off The Record, Trashed TV Live brings a fresh take on Manchester live entertainment scene.  A first for the city! A TFI Friday style live entertainment show is coming to Manchester and taking place at The Bread… Keep Reading

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Monster Truck Release Brand New Video For Evolution

Monster Truck return with their brand new video for Evolution. The track is taken from the upcoming new album True Rockers, which will be released on Mascot Records/Mascot Label Group on 14th September 2018. Speaking about the track and video, singer Jon Harvey explained: “Evolution, as a song, was a real shift in a different direction. It was very eye opening in many different ways for us. We wanted to keep the video looking like the image… Keep Reading

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Download & Print Kendal Calling 2018 Stage Times

Kendal Calling 2018 is upon us and here’s who we’re looking forward to seeing. You can also download the below in a word document formate and take with you – please bare in mind that stage times are subject to change. Download Kendal Calling Lineup here. See you in the fields!! Keep Reading

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