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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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NEW MUSIC: Brooders ‘Haze’

Grunge trio, Brooders, explode onto the scene with their blistering new single, Haze, and you’d be wise to take note. The word melodic very rarely fits alongside terms such as grunge, punk or aggressive, but the Leeds-based boys have released a sound that immediately embeds itself into your brain with its forceful hooks, while traces of a youthful Green Day burst out of the seams. It’s a relentless gritty rock… Keep Reading

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MUSIC REVIEW: Kings of Leon ‘Waste A Moment’

Is guitar-based music about to be given a booster injection by the Tennessee-based rockers? The Kings of Leon return with their new single ‘Waste A Moment’, which is taken from their highly-anticipated upcoming album, which is due out in October. There was once a time when new music from the American rockers meant something, but unfortunately, this song is evidence of how to waste a moment – three minutes of… Keep Reading

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Album Review: Hands Off Gretel – “Burn the Beauty Queen”

A riotous post punk grunge album with a young Courtney in the making, get this band and album into your life now! Riot Grrrl, a term often used for any noisy girl punk band, but this often belies the original subculture movement which was essentially trying to get a female viewpoint across what was a very male dominated indie/punk music scene. The early exponents cited as Siouxsie Soux, Chrissie Hynde,… Keep Reading

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Black Oak County: Debut album in early 2017

Acoustic anticipation of good things to come: Hard rock debut album on my must-own list, it should be on yours too! Read on to get an insight… The four piece from Denmark’s shipping port #1, made quite an impression back in May ’16 at Nordic Noise, with their heavy-riffed southern hard rock. Singer Niels Beier swept this reviewer’s feet away with his powerful and raw voice, and being signed to Mighty… Keep Reading

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Review: Ed Harcour ‘Furnaces’

The Mercury prize nominated musician returns with an infectious horn-laden anthem, taken from his forthcoming seventh solo album. ‘Furnaces’ is a dark melodic track, that presents itself as a different sound for the singer-songwriter. The song, which is taken from his new album and shares the same title, is his first release on a major record label – Polydor. Hopefully, with this new backing, the music will be catapulted into… Keep Reading

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Savannah Release New Single ‘Jodie’

‘We are the mods! We are the mods!’ This may be a chant from the film Quadropehnia…. …but it would feel right at home sung at a live performance by Savannah, whose new single, ‘Jodie’, is a pumped-up, hands-in-the-air, pure rock ‘n’ roller, just waiting for the mod chant to follow in its wake. The opening guitar riff boasts the grittiness of Nirvana, before settling into a tight swaggering indie-rock… Keep Reading

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Review: Courteeners – The 17th

It’s time to rejoice, as new music from The Courteeners arrives in the form of the funky rhythmic song, ‘The 17th’. The single is taken from the bands’ forthcoming fifth album, Mapping The Rendezvous, which is due out on October 21st. Courteeners Tickets It moves along somewhat slowly, but never feels sluggish or dreary, as the bass line keeps you hooked alongside the sweet synthesizer sounds. Liam Fray’s vocals take… Keep Reading

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BANG BANG! Green Day Releases New Song in Light of New Album Announcement

It has been four years since the release of Green Day’s ‘¡Uno!’ ‘¡Dos!’ ‘¡Tre!’, and the American Punk Rock band have been pretty quiet since then. Until the 1st August, when an announcement appeared from Green Day saying ‘dear friends! green day is putting out a new single called “BANG BANG” August 11’, much to the delight of eager fans. Once the song had been announced, the countdown began, and… Keep Reading

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EP REVIEW: ‘Ours For The Taking… Theirs For The Breaking’ by Air Drawn Dagger

So, here’s yet another young female fronted band with short, energetic punk-rock songs, desperately hoping to stand out from the crowd of wannabes. The good news, I’m pleased to say, is that they do stand out, in spades. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you Air Drawn Dagger. Their debut EP, Ours For The Taking … Theirs For The Breaking, comes in the form of three rip-roaring tracks, that not only… Keep Reading

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Black Oak County “Mad Dog” single

Hell yeah! High Octane and smooth Hard Rock. Back in May 2016, I had the pleasure of experiencing the quartet Black Oak County live at the Nordic Noise Festival, and now they’re back with new material, this time from their coming debut album. Released on the metal label Mighty Music, who will also feature the video for this track on Wednesday on their YouTube channel, “Mad Dog” is high octane… Keep Reading

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Benjamin Francis Leftwich Announces Headline Tour & New Album

In all walks of life sometimes an end can only be dealt with from the closure of starting something new; which is the case of Benjamin Francis Leftwich on his eagerly anticipated new album After The Rain. Due out on August 19th through Dirty Hit (Wolf Alice, The 1975), the news also comes with new track, ‘Tilikum’, and the announcement of an intimate run of live dates for this spring.… Keep Reading

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A Sad Day For Maccabees Fans

It’s always a sad day when a cool band calls it a day! The Maccabees have announced their split after 14 years together. in a statement “The decision has obviously been an incredibly difficult one, given that The Maccabees has been such a huge part of our lives until now,”  Image: © Maccabees     Keep Reading

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Album review: The Cadillac Three “Bury Me In My Boots”

Southern Rock from Nashville – smooth and gnarly sounding album This is not a country record like you know it. This is a gnarly and smoothed down southern rock album, that reminds me of Slash’ Snakepit in a drunken bourbon pit after the lights go out. Plus: Jeff Buckley, anyone? Recorded at Sound Emporium and Blackbird studios in Nashville, Tennessee, this is an atypical country/southern rock band, that sounds a… Keep Reading

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Rooney (US) – “Washed Away”

Mixed genre album by Los Angeles based Rooney – solid rock songs, there’s just not enough of them on the album With release on Superball Music on 29. July 2016, Los Angeles based multi-artist Rooney, with the more common name Robert Schwartzman, will release a new album. Let’s ee how it stacks up: Being one of the more pop-like releases I have listened to in a while, there’s an obvious 80’s… Keep Reading

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Hunter & The Bear “Renegade”

New single: Hunter & The Bear “Renegade” Released on Dog Monday Records 5th Aug 2016 London based rock four-piece sends out new single – here’s what we think: ‘Renegade’ is the brand new single from Hunter & The Bear, one of the UK’s more interesting new bands, that I haven’t heard about before. Maybe because many bands don’t make it outside their country, I know many bands here in Denmark have… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: Local Natives Announce 3rd Album ‘Sunlit Youth’

Local Natives have announced the release of their third album, Sunlit Youth, out on 9 September on Infectious Music / Loma Vista Recordings. The LA five-piece broke a year of silence with a pop up show in San Francisco in April, and the surprise release of Past Lives, their first new track in three years. Following further West Coast pop up shows in San Diego and the band’s hometown, Local Natives can… Keep Reading

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Stereophonics: on 2015 album ‘Keep The Village Alive’

Without doubt Stereophonics are one of Britain’s best bands and in Kelly Jones they possess one of the country’s great songwriters. Throughout their 20 year career the band have continuously released classic albums and their forthcoming ninth album, ‘Keep The Village Alive’, is no exception. The 20515 10 track record, written and produced by Kelly Jones, follows the acclaimed 2013 platinum release, ‘Graffiti On The Train’, which sold over 300,000… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: Colour ‘Kafé’ EP

Having burst on to the scene last year with singles ‘Strangers’ and ‘Nowhere’, championed by the likes of Clash, Shortlist and The Daily Mirror, COLOUR return with a brand new self-produced 4-track EP on 28th June, recorded at COLOUR’s own Canvas Sound Studio on the northwest coast. Featuring COLOUR’s now trademark muted guitar and synth intro, lead track ‘Fiction’ is a dark and angular indie epic made for the stage,… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: For The Girl ‘Where Did Time Go’

The energetic Indie Pop Rock quintet from Nottingham bring their own pack of playing cards to the table. With an eclectic amalgamation of different genres, the band bring a well-received style of music wherever they play that you can’t help but get into. “Where Did Time Go?” is the uplifting first single taken from the bands new EP “Shark Attack”, which is due out on the 8th of July. Lyrically,… Keep Reading

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NEWS MUSIC: The Divine Comedy ‘Foreverland’

New Album From The Divine Comedy ‘Foreverland’ Released September 2nd 18 UK & Irish Dates Including A Palladium Show With their eagerly anticipated eleventh album ‘Foreverland’ due for release September 2nd, The Divine Comedy have announced 18 UK & Irish dates (alongside a full European tour) this October and early in 2017. Since The Divine Comedy’s inception in 1989, Neil Hannon has time and again proved to be one of the UK’s… Keep Reading

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