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NEW RELEASES

At Flick of the Finger we love New Music! We post all the new releases here including new albums, new EP's, new singles and new Videos. In our New releases you will also find reviews of new releases too.
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Miles Kane – Coup De Grace

Scouse rock is back, and Miles Kane is back with a Coup De Grace…. If he isn’t collaborating with Alex Turner of the Arctic Monkeys, Miles Kane is back doing the usual day job with the release of his third solo outing, Coup De Grace.But after the success of his last album, Don’t Forget Who You Are, how does the new album measure up? Well, let’s see…. The opening song on the album… Keep Reading

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Monster Truck Release Lyric Video For ‘Thundertruck’

Monster Truck return with a brand new video for the rip-roaring juggernaut Thundertruck. The bands new album ‘True Rockers’ will be released on Mascot Records/Mascot Label Group on 14th September 2018.   Thundertruck is another juggernaut and was originally from the ‘Sittin’ Heavy’ sessions but was abandoned. Guitrist Jeremy Widerman says. “We had worked on that with me playing that lead part, and it left a big gaping hole in the heaviness of the song.… Keep Reading

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Federal Charm – Passenger

Federal Charm are back with a new album, Passenger. Different to their last two album, the band has evolved much since Across The Divide, the new album crash lands September 14th. Well the aeroplane on the cover certainly looked like it did, album art work as always comes from the bands long term artist, Brian Cantwell, and for this he’s produced a stunning image. The band have been together for… Keep Reading

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New Release – A Certain Ratio ‘You Dirty Boy’

One of the early Manchester music pioneers are back…….and just as groovy A Certain Ratio have certainly stood the test of time, and various musical changes. Their consistency is once again evident with the release of their new single, You Dirty Boy. Their first release since 2008, the band – consisting of Jez Kerr, Donald Johnson, Martin Moscrop, Denise Johnson, Tony Quigley and Matt Steele – this is a song that’s… 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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New Release: The Magpie Salute – High Water I

Imagine a group of musicians from different bands coming together to form a new band. There you have, The Magpie Salute, a band with new and original music, releasing their debut album, High Water I, this Friday, 10thAugust. Pulled together by guitarist Rich Robinson, it continued a storyline he began in the Black Crowes with guitarist Marc Ford and bassist Sven Pipien. Meanwhile, vocalist John Hogg shared Hookah Brown with Robinson as keyboardist Matt Slocum and drummer Joe Magistro… Keep Reading

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Black Honey Share New Single, ‘Midnight’

Black Honey– the UK’s fastest rising band – have today shared their biggest single to date. ‘Midnight’ is out now and its coming straight for your heart. Last month, Black Honey announced their highly anticipated debut album which has been 3 years in the making. Sitting right at the heart of their self-professed ‘Frankenstein’s Monster’ of an album is new single ‘Midnight’ – an unashamed disco-pop Trojan horse that could only have… Keep Reading

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The Magpie Salute Release Brand New Track ‘Sister Moon’ Ahead Of London Headline Show

The Magpie Salute are delighted to present their brand new track Sister Moon. The track is taken from their upcoming debut studio album High Water I which is released August 10th via Provogue/Mascot Label Group.  Speaking about the track, guitarist Marc Ford explains: “Sister Moon came from John and I staying in a house together. We lived together 24 hours a day for ten days. We would just sit, poke at… Keep Reading

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New Single Release – Shotty Horroh – Dirty Old Town

Fancy a bit of urban rap? A little Shotty Horroh should do the trick… Hailing from Manchester, Shotty Horroh is here with his new single release, Dirty Old Town. And before you ask, no it isn’t a cover of the song made famous by The Pogues and various other artists. But it does nod in the direction of the original number, as it’s a song about suburban goings on, particularly on… Keep Reading

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New Album – Shadowparty from Shadowparty

The supergroup. Something that people thought was a bygone word. Until now….. Tom Chapman. Phil Cunningham. Josh Hager. Jeff Friedl. Fans of New Order and Devo will instantly recognise these names. For they have joined together to make ShadowParty, and they are treating us with the release of their new eponymous album. And all you music listeners and lovers are in for a treat. First track is ‘Celebrate’, and features the… Keep Reading

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Metric – Dressed To Suppress

Need some new rock music to listen to? Get your ears around this kind of Metric system…. Yup, Toronto formed rocksters, Metric, are here with their new single, Dressed To Suppress. Following the release of the first single, ‘Dark Saturday’, this is the second cut from their as yet untitled forthcoming album. And it’s a beaut of a song. The band – singer, Emily Haines – guitarist, James Shaw – bassist, Joshua… 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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NEW MUSIC: Saytr Play ‘Fragile’

Manchester knows a thing or two about indie/dance music. More than you think, actually…. And these local lads are here with their take on that particular scene. Who are they, you ask??? They are Saytr Play, and this is their new single, Fragile. A song that tells of inner conflict and mental health concerns, but told with an upbeat tempo and the encouragement to, “Shout it out!”, tells you all… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: New Single From Lion ‘Oh No’

Here at Flick Of The Finger, we enjoy bringing you the next generation of artists that will grace your music world. And this time, it’s the roar of English singer-songwriter, Lion. Based in good old London town, Lion, or Beth Lowen to her friends and family, has already made her mark with her first single, Self Control, and has already supported the likes of The Vaccines, Albert Hammond Jr. from… Keep Reading

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Paul Weller – True Meanings, The Brand New Album Out September 14th

New album, released September 14th on Parlophone Records To put it simply, ‘True Meanings’, the fourteenth Paul Weller solo album, the twenty sixth studio album of his entire career, is a record unlike any he has ever made before. ‘True Meanings’, is released on September 14th and is an album characterised by grandiose-yet-delicate, lush orchestration: an aesthetic to which Paul’s better-than-ever voice, singing some of his most nakedly honest words,… Keep Reading

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Cold Water Swimmers Release Double Debut Tracks

Difficult times can produce great music, as evidenced over the years by an array of brilliant politically-inspired songs, providing a much needed voice for the defiant, disheartened and forgotten. Given the economic and social climate we find ourselves in once more, it’s no surprise perhaps that Cold Water Swimmers have a few choice words of their own. When a whole country pretty much agrees  that Danny Dyer talks more political sense… Keep Reading

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Moses Release ‘Cause You Got Me’ Single

Cause You Got Me, the latest single from London-based four-piece Moses, is a terrific little number and sure to get one hell of a reaction. The track is a shining example of the group’s flair for a catchy hook and infectious melody. Interestingly, Cause You Got Me has managed to find a home on the ‘Tomb Raider’ soundtrack, and although the quality of the movie is somewhat questionable, the song… Keep Reading

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ALBUM REVIW: James ‘Living In Extraordinary Times’

One of the founding fathers of the Manchester scene are back again with a new album. And they still mean business. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, James are sitting down next to you once again with their new studio album, Living In Extraordinary Times. And there is seemingly no let up in their incredible music making. Album opener is Hank, a heavy electronic sound, with lead singer, Tim Booth, giving a… Keep Reading

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The Apocalypse Blues Revue release new track ‘Open Spaces’

The Apocalypse Blues Revue are back with a new track from their upcoming album, The Shape Of Blues To Come, out on July 20th 2018 via Provogue/Mascot Label Group. Following 2016s self-titled debut, Godsmack’s Shannon Larkin (Drums) and Tony Rombola (Guitar) return with some more bone-shaking blues with Brian Carpenter (Bass) and the shamanistic frontman Ray “Rafer John” Cerbone. Here’s what drummer Shannon Larkin has to say about the new track: “Lyrically, the… Keep Reading

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Children of the State Debut EP: Kill Your Darlings

Don’t Kill Uncle,  Kill Your Darlings Instead! Choosing a band name is a big responsibility. Firstly it’s got to be something original yet memorable (you got to give King Gizard & The Lizard Wizard their dues there). Secondly, it’s a burning question often asked in interviews so having an interesting anecdote to impress upon someone is always a smart move. Thankfully Children of the State know the score; their moniker… Keep Reading

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