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Trash Boat Tear Up Birmingham Institute

If you’re looking for a few words to sum up Trash Boat’s live shows, they would probably be along the lines of sweaty, chaotic, but simply fun. Trash Boat rounded off their UK headline tour at the o2 Institute3 in Birmingham. With supports from Homebound and Broadside, the evening was an absolute treat to those who were witnessing it first-hand. A night tied together by both support bands giving 110%… Keep Reading

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Milk Teeth Release ‘Nearby Catfight’ Video and Upcoming EP Details

Milk Teeth + Kittens = A cute video complimenting a badass song. The punk quartet dropped their new single ‘Nearby Catfight’, and it is every bit as powerful as you’d expect. Plus, who doesn’t love cute kittens? ‘Nearby Catfight’ is the third track off Milk Teeth’s upcoming EP ‘Go Away’, which is set for release on the 17th November. You can pre-order the vinyl and the t-shirt bundle here. Keep Reading

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Review: Enter Shikari ‘The Spark’

Enter Shikari are a band that have made a phenomenal name for themselves, and with good reason. With their vocalised view on the world, and their punchy riffs, Shikari have gone from playing tiny pub venues to headlining London’s Alexandria Palace. It’s no wonder that their most recent album The Spark has been a very much anticipated wait. Although Shikari have taken a more melodic approach to the new album,… Keep Reading

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Watch Knuckle Puck’s Vibrant New Video for ‘Double Helix’

Pop-punk group Knuckle Puck have not only treated us to a new song, but have also dropped a pretty colourful video to accompany it. ‘Double Helix’ is a dynamic, lively track straight off their upcoming second album Shapeshifter, due for release on October 13th. You can pre-order album bundles here. Knuckle Puck are also set to tour the UK later this year, taking Tiny Moving Parts, Have Mercy and Movements. You… Keep Reading

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Enter Shikari Drop Video for ‘Rabble Rouser’

Enter Shikari drop a new, future-type video for their new single ‘Rabble Rouser’, taken from the bands upcoming album ‘The Spark’ which is set for release on the 22nd September. ‘The Spark’ will be Shikari’s fifth studio album, taking a unique, more melodic route than their previous albums. Well known for their expression on current affairs, Enter Shikari are setting out for ‘The Spark’ to be their most personal album… Keep Reading

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Milk Teeth Release New Video for ‘Fight Skirt’

After a solid run of UK shows over the summer, Milk Teeth release a video for ‘Fight Skirt’ – and it shows just how hectic these shows got. The punk rock 4-piece from Stroud have been building a steady reputation for themselves, and it is certainly paying off. Filled with stage-divers, mosh-pitters and down-right rowdy crowds, Milk Teeth’s new video sums up their live shows pretty accurately. With the hard-hitting… Keep Reading

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GET TICKETS: Paramore Announce ANOTHER UK Tour

UK fans are in for a treat as Paramore have announced they are returning to the UK with another tour, but bigger and better than last time. Get tickets here After the shock announcement of the last UK tour, which saw the band play a wave of colourful, smaller and more intimate venues, it’s not surprise that the band have announced another return. Missed them last time? Or can’t wait… Keep Reading

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Muncie Girls Hit Brighton

Fresh off of a busy weekend performing at Reading and Leeds Festival, punk rock trio Muncie Girls hit The Hope and Ruin in Brighton, waving off the bank holiday weekend with a bang. Supports for the night came from local bands H_ngm_n and Crushing, completing the laid back and welcoming vibe of the evening. Since forming in 2012, Muncie Girls have been doing their absolute most to push their music.… Keep Reading

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Muncie Girls announce UK Headline Shows

Muncie Girls have truly been making a name for themselves. With a packed summer that’s seen them tour Australia and playing large festivals such as Glastonbury, 2000 Trees and more, the punk rock trio are preparing themselves to round up the festival season by performing at Reading & Leeds and Bingley Live. But that’s not all – to top it off, Muncie Girls will play 5 UK dates that will… Keep Reading

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Marmozets Announce October UK Tour

It’s been a long while without Marmozets kicking and screaming their way through the music scene. But after a Reading and Leeds Festival 2017 announcement, and heading off on their shock intimate tour this week, the alt-rockers have announced a longer and larger tour for October this year. Busy busy! Starting the tour at Hull’s The Welly Club on the 17th October, Marmozets are set to hit Middlesbrough, Glasgow, Leeds,… Keep Reading

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Paramore, O2 Apollo, Manchester

After a formidable 3 years of almost nothing from the Paramore camp, the band come back to the UK with a bang. A month since their fifth album After Laughter hit the shelves, the time had finally come for fans to cherish the new material. On the 18th June 2017, Flick of the Finger were lucky enough to catch Paramore tear down the Manchester o2 Apollo – a venue they… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: Paramore ‘After Laughter Review’

It’s been a whirlwind of a month for Tenessee trio Paramore. With the release of their 5th album ‘After Laughter’ hitting shelves a little over a month ago, fans have had the time to really sink their teeth in to a completely new sound. Moving away from the days of head banging riffs, After Laughter shows how the band has matured. Despite losing a member, then regaining an old member,… Keep Reading

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The One Hundred, Asylum, Birmingham

A night filled with witty jokes, dynamic stage presence and amusing dance moves, The One Hundred bounce in to Birmingham to provide fans with a night to remember. With support coming from post-hardcore band Light the Skies and the lads in MassMatiks, the evening was lined up to have hard-hitting energy from the start. Local band Light the Skies graced the stage to a very small crowd, yet this did… Keep Reading

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‘Told You So’ – Paramore Release New Music Video

With less than two weeks to go until their new album ‘After Laughter’ is released, Paramore release a retro-style video for their new single ‘Told You So’. With the song going live on Beats 1, the music video was released only moments after, meaning that no fan was left behind. Paramore’s ‘After Laughter’ is set for release on 12th May 2017! Keep Reading

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Paramore – New Song, Album Details, TOUR!

We’ve not had new music from Paramore since the release of their deluxe rendition of their self-titled in 2014. But today, after a long and anticipated wait, the band treated fans to their new song ‘Hard Times’. With the new 3 piece line-up that brings previous drummer Zac Farro back in to the band after bassist Jeremy Davis’ departure in 2015, Paramore are back. Their new album ‘After Laughter’ is ready to hit… Keep Reading

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Real Friends, Birmingham Asylum

After rescheduling the original dates which were due to happen in December 2016, Real Friends hit the UK with a force that made up for the missed time. With a new line-up involving Microwave and Can’t Swim, Real Friends hit the Birmingham Asylum for a night of crowd surfers and push-pitters galore. Microwave opened the evening, jokingly telling the crowd ‘We’re a Limp Bizkit tribute act!’ Although far from this,… Keep Reading

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Creeper, Birmingham O2 Institute

With debut album ‘Eternity, in Your Arms’ gracing store shelves just days before tour started, Creeper worked their way around the UK to show that they are as powerful as ever. Working with ‘That’s Not Metal’ podcast to create a line-up full of exciting bands, Creeper bought Puppy, Energy, and Milk Teeth along for the ride. First up were heavy-metal 3-piece Puppy, and although a slower start to the evening,… Keep Reading

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Creeper Release ‘Misery’ Video

After the release of their debut album ‘Eternity, In Your Arms’, Creeper unveil the video for ‘Misery’; the third and final music video to complete the trilogy. It’s no secret that the Southampton punks have been blowing up a storm lately, with the release of their debut album Eternity, In Your Arms that hit the shelves on the 24th March. But just days after the roaring reviews have come in,… Keep Reading

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State Champs, O2 Institute, Birmingham

As It Is are a band well known for their energetic live shows. Therefore, it was only reasonable that they tour with the ever-eccentric State Champs. With the release of their second full length album ‘okay.’ that graced the shelves in January this year, As It Is came out to prove to fans that their energy had no wavered, and showed no signs of stopping anytime soon. The band took… Keep Reading

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With Confidence, Birmingham Asylum 2

Nice cheesy punk, and With Confidence back with a vengence After the disappointment fans occurred when Real Friends cancelled their December UK tour, original support band With Confidence took it upon themselves to treat fans to their very own headline tour, hitting Birmingham on the 5th March. An intimate evening of cheesy pop-punk, support came from Milestones, Safe to Say and Broadside. Packing out Birmingham’s Asylum 2, loyal fans were in… Keep Reading

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