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MT Wolf Announce Debut Album ‘Aeterlight’

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London’s Mt. Wolf have seen staunch support in recent months from the likes of The Independent, Indie Shuffle, Wonderland and more, all alongside a feverish response to the ambitious, 6 minute + “The Electric”, the first single from their upcoming and long-awaited debut LP. Today, they announce that very album, “Aetherlight”, alongside a release date of May 26th via CRC Music. Patience has been the key, working tirelessly behind the scenes towards the all-encompassing sound they had always aimed for. After a productive 12 months with super-producer Ken Thomas (Sigur Ros, M83, Daughter) they have returned this year with that…

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Beat Degeneration Announce New Tour Dates

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Following the release of debut album ‘Dream Machine’ (Weiner Records) a 10 track Slacker-Punk polemic, Guido Giorgi a.k.a Beat Degeneration has shared brand new tour dates, with more to be announced. Over the coming months the band will cross Europe toward a two special UK dates, one at Peckhams Pempeople and the latter at The Old Queens Head. These live dates also follow the release of the new video for ‘Nations’, the first track to appear on ‘Dream Machine’ and the most summative of Guido’s view of the status quo, proclaiming his disdain for the state of the world. But…

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NEW MUSIC: Husky Loops ‘Tempo’

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Ahead of their debut EP release on April 7th via Alcopop Records, Italian-born, now London-based trio Husky Loops are sharing a new slice of their riff-heavy, art-rock sounds with new single ‘Tempo’. Offering some insight behind the new single, the band said “‘Tempo’ is a song about running out of excuses and time, recorded live to capture the bands’ live energy. The inexorable flow of life was of inspiration to compose a track which is defined by repetition and awkward patterns, in which groove is the key.” Made up of Danio (vocals & guitar), Pietro (drums & samples) and Tommaso…

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NEW MUSIC: Idles ‘Mother’

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“Wilder than a very wild thing marked wild in the wild shop in the middle of the wild wild wood. An IDLES live show is not quite like anything that you have ever seen or heard. Its got all the ingredients taken from rock n roll’s rich history but the synthesis is entirely their own. The wild men of Bristol”. Tom Robinson BBC6 music Bristol’s finest post-punk polemics IDLES are picking up a lot of attention recently – for all the right reasons. Announced by Reading and Leeds last night, they’ve also been handpicked by The Maccabees to support on…

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Declan McKenna Goes On Tour

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Declan McKenna is very pleased to share details of a new UK and Irish tour for later this Spring. The hotly-tipped young Brit will headline ten dates in May, kicking off at Thekla in Bristol on the 15th May, and concluding at Concorde 2 in Brighton on the 30th May. The run includes a night at Heaven in London on the 23rd May. This new run of dates is in addition to the previously announced UK shows in March, and will be preceded by Declan’s first appearances at Coachella in California this April. Tickets for the May tour go on…

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So This Is Suffering: New Album & Tour

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So This Is Suffering is a post-deathcore outfit founded by Zedadiah Martinez and Zechariah Gamez in 2006. The band later solidified its lineup with longtime friends Rudy Florez, Robert Brown, and James Williams. The band self-released three albums and have relentlessly performed across the United States multiple times earning a name as one of the heaviest and hardest-working currently active DIY bands. Technical death metal unit SO THIS IS SUFFERING will drop their Palace Of The Pessimist full-length worldwide via Unique Leader Records this Friday. Today No Clean Singing is streaming the record in its punishing entirety before you can buy…

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NEW MUSIC: Leif Vollebekk ‘Twin Solitude’

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Montreal singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Leif Vollebekk released ‘Twin Solitude’ today on Secret City Records. The new record has received an abundance of early attention: lead single “Elegy” has been described as”devastatingly beautiful” by NPR Music and “lovely, soulful and spare” by Brooklyn Vegan and climbed at #14 on the Spotify UK Viral Top 50 week of release. The Fader premiered the second track, “Into The Ether” and praised Vollebekk’s “passionate Broken Social Scene-adjacent melodies wrapped in a casual, jammy atmosphere.” The next day, “Into The Ether” was added to Spotify’s New Music Friday playlist in twelve countries and soared up…

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Death Angel Return to the UK with Headline dates in August

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San Francisco Bay Area thrash legends Death Angel, who seemingly never slow down, are very pleased to announce that they will be playing four UK headline shows this August. Fiery front man Mark Osegueda checked in with the following comment: “I am extremely proud to announce that DEATH ANGEL will finally be returning to the UK for a string of headlining shows in August of 2017. These will be the first Death Angel shows in the UK since the release of our album ‘The Evil Divide’!! And we have been biting at the bit to get back there! Expect nothing…

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Subterranean Festival 2017

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The line-up for the first ever Subterranean Festival, a brand new indie and rock festival in the heart of Cambridge which takes place on Saturday 23 September, has just been announced. Headlining the Underworld stage are Scottish three-piece rock band The Amorettes who will be bringing their distinctive style to the Festival. Since they exploded onto the music scene with the release of their album Game On, they have toured extensively, garnering huge critical and popular acclaim and will be on tour this spring as official support to Black Star Riders. Indie band PINS will be headlining the Labyrinth stage.…

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NEW MUSIC: Unforeseen ‘Grave Danger’

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With the release of brutal Finnish crossover outfit FORESEEN’s second LP, Grave Danger, nearing release in late April, the first sampling from the record has been let off the chain through a public assault at Decibel Magazine. “Chemical Heritage” firmly establishes what FORESEEN’s by-the-throat approach to infusing hardcore’s furious wrath into thrash metal’s blazing speed is all about. Grave Danger will see LP, CD, and digital North American release via 20 Buck Spin on April 24th, with Svart handling the release for European territories. Watch for audio samples, preorder info, and more to be issued in the days ahead. With…

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NEW MUSIC: Johnny Lloyd ‘Running Wild’ Pless Live Dates

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Produced by The Maccabees’ Hugo White, Johnny will release the ‘Eden EP’ on April 14 – ahead of then he’s streaming this new single, ‘Running Wild’. Lloyd has reunited with White to record the ‘Eden EP’ between Los Angeles and The Maccabees’ Elephant and Castle studios. White was also at the production helm​ – alongside Jamie T -​ for Johnny’s well-received debut EP ‘Dreamland’, released last year to radio support from 6Music and Radio X, with over half a million streams online. His music is proof that at the end of the day, good songwriting and musical talent reign supreme…

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Happyness Announce Full UK Tour

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When Happyness first burst into the public conscience with debut single “It’s On You”, their spirited take on US college rock was as big a surprise as it was an instant hit. The resulting full length, “Weird Little Birthday”, went on to feature in many End of Year album lists. Worldwide tours, an NME Award, a re-issue on the much-loved labels Moshi Moshi Recordings (Bar/None in US), and millions of Spotify plays later, it is with some anticipation that the band release new single “Through Windows” from 2nd album “Write In”. Part-recorded at the band’s own Jelly Boy Studios, then…

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Martin Harley & Daniel Kimbro Announce 2017 Tour

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Renowned acoustic Americana-blues singer-songwriter-guitarist Martin Harley and bass player extraordinaire Daniel Kimbro (Jerry Douglas, Larkin Poe) announce March 2017 UK tour, including Liverpool Philharmonic on Friday March 10th Martin Harley is a supremely talented acoustic roots and blues guitarist, singer and songwriter with a burgeoning global reputation. Static in the Wires is his seventh album and the second with Daniel Kimbro. The two first met through mutual friend, Sam Lewis, at Hippie Jack’s music festival in Crawford Tennessee. After a brief backstage rehearsal the two took to the stage for an hour of largely improvised music. A few weeks later…

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Headlining Tour From ‘July Talk’

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July Talk will be returning to the UK in March 2017 for a second UK headline tour in just six months. This follows the recent sold-out success of their European headline tour, including three UK dates, and their support slot with Catfish And The Bottlemen on their UK arena tour, including a date at London’s SSE Wembley Arena in November. The Toronto five-piece recently released the striking video for their new single ‘Picturing Love’, which premiered with The Independent. Directed by Jared Raab, the video confronts the effects of mainstream porn on sex and relationships and explores our insatiable reliance…

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Me and That Man Unveil New Video & Debut Album

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ME AND THAT MAN, the side project put together by Nergal of Behemoth and British/Polish musician, John Porter, have today unveiled a new video for ‘Ain’t Much Loving’, taken from their forthcoming debut album, ‘Songs of Love And Death’. The collection is set for release on 24th March via Cooking Vinyl. ME AND THAT MAN also play their first UK show at London’s Jazz Cafe on Sunday 26th March.  Tickets are on sale now from here ‘Songs of Love & Death’ is a journey across bleak, dust-ravaged plains, soundtracked by low-slung guitars and steeped in the rawest essence of rock…

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WOE unveil a Black Metal feast…

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US black metal unit WOE will release their long-anticipated Hope Attrition full-length next month via their new label home of Vendetta Records. In advance of its release and in conjunction with Valentine’s Day, today Decibel Magazine offers up “The Ones We Lost,” for public feasting. “If the name doesn’t give it away, ‘The Ones We Lost’ is about coming to terms with a loved one’s death,” elaborates founding guitarist/vocalist Chris Grigg. “For me, it is the most draining song of WOE’s entire catalog. I, the other members of the band, and seemingly everyone I know had to deal with sudden deaths of family and friends over the past…

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Courteeners Announce Headline Shows At Old Trafford, Manchester

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Ahead of the release of their fifth album, Courteeners have announced details of their biggest headline show to date. Following on from their Heaton Park show (all 25,000 tickets sold out in an hour) and their record breaking seven night run at Manchester O2 Apollo, the band will play a 50,000 capacity hometown gig at Manchester’s Emirates Old Trafford (home of Lancashire County Cricket Club) on Saturday May 27th 2017. The full Old Trafford line-up is: Courteeners The Charlatans Blossoms Cabbage Tickets are on sale from Friday 21st October at 9am. Courteeners fifth album – Mapping the Rendezvous – is…

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Kula Shaker Celebrate 20th Anniversary of ‘K’ With UK December Tour

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They will play ‘K’ in full for the first time 2016 marks 20 years since Kula Shaker exploded into the UK Britpop Scene with their million selling debut album K.  Their brand of  rock with an esoteric mix of psychedelic riffs and ideas, full of Eastern mysticism and full-tilt performances made them the most unique (often termed eccentric) of the Brit Pop bands in the Nineties.   2016 has seen the band back performing and every review of their live shows today,  still revere their energy and intense live performances as witnessed at the Roundhouse earlier this year and subsequent…

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James Announce Headline Dates Plus One off Show With The Charlatans

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Heavyweights of British music, James have announced two headline dates in Wolverhampton and Sheffield ahead of their Liverpool Echo Arena show with The Charlatans on 10th December. With latest studio album, ‘Girl At The End Of The World’ going straight in at #2 in the UK charts, second only to Adele, James have had a year of both critical acclaim and commercial success. Known for their unique and diverse style over their 14 studio releases, James have sold over 12 million albums worldwide. The announcement follows the band’s headline tour earlier this year, and an opening set at Glastonbury. Preceding…

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OK Broken Release New Video Ahead OF Friday Gig Which Promises Stage Surprises!

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OK Broken, 4 piece Indie/Rock from Manchester release new video ahead of Friday gig The band are set to play the O2 Ritz, Manchester this coming Friday – doors open at 6:30 – BE THERE! Influences: Foo Fighters, Blink 182, Oasis, RHCP, Jimmy Eat World, Stone Roses, The Smiths, Angels And Airwave, Plus 44 and everything else inbetween. Its all about the Music!! Enough to get you intesrested? get yourself down to manchester Ritz Friday 23rd where the band will be joined by other local bands showcasing the best unsigned acts of the region. This time around sees a high-octane concoction…

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The Dead 60s To Reform in 2017 With UK Shows

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The Dead 60s have announced they will be reforming for a set of six UK shows in April 2017. The band, featuring Matt McManamon, Ben Gordon, Charlie Turner and Bryan Johnson, burst onto the scene in 2005 with their Central Nervous System produced eponymous debut album & limited edition Space Invader dub album released through Liverpool label, Deltasonic Records. A string of singles accompanied the release including breakthrough, hit Riot Radio, which found itself on heavy rotation on US Alternative Radio that year. Inspired by Gang of Four, Jackie Mittoo, King Tubby and The Clash, the band’s energised live performances…

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Alan Merrill Returns For A UK Tour

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Alan Merrill, founder of 1970s pop legends The Arrows and the first ever foreign pop star in Japan, returns to the UK from New York The Arrows formed in 1974 and had their first UK hit on Mickie Most’s RAK label later that same year with Touch Too Much. The band were then signed by ITV for their own series, The Arrows Show, which ran throughout 1976 and 1977 featuring legendary live guests such as David Bowie, Marc Bolan, Suzi Quatro, Slade, The Sweet and Mud. Running alongside this, The Arrows Cartoon Strip also featured on ITV for over a…

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Robert Babicz, AKA Rob Acid Embarks On A North American Tour

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This summer Robert Babicz, aka Rob Acid, the electronic wizard from Cologne brings his extraordinary live show to hand-picked selection of futuristic, eclectic events. A “non-DJ” who performs only original music – either his own compositions, collaborations or remixes – Babicz ignites parties with music crafted by synaesthesia, his ability to see sounds and hear colours.   For the first time ever, Babicz brings his interstellar sonic extravaganza to Burning Man, Aug 29 to Sept 5. The playa will resonate with unique aural textures and otherworldly visuals as he shares his magic. Out of respect for playa tradition, Robert won’t…

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The Temper Trap Announce UK Gigs

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The Temper Trap have now sold more than one million albums and their songs have been streamed more than 200 million times on Spotify and 20 million times on YouTube! They first came to prominence in 2009 with their acclaimed debut album, CONDITIONS which, propelled by the global hits SWEET DISPOSITION, FADER and LOVE LOST, saw them crash land into the charts in their native Australia, their adopted homeland of the UK, and worldwide. The band’s self-titled second album, THE TEMPER TRAP, spawned the hits TREMBLING HANDS and NEED YOUR LOVE, and saw them catch the attention of the likes of…

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Blossoms Announce UK Headline Tour

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Blossoms will play a headline UK tour this November and December including a show at London’s Shepherd’s Bush Empire and two dates at Manchester’s Albert Hall. The band are currently top of the album charts after their eponymous record debuted at number one on Friday. ‘Blossoms’ has received wide spread critical acclaim earning 4* from Mojo, The Evening Standard, The Independent and more.  The past year has seen Blossoms play live to sold out venues and packed festival tents across the UK and Europe. They have already appeared at Glastonbury, Field Day, Bilbao BBK, Rock Werchter, The Great Escape, T…

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Faithless Announce Very Special Intimate Show

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Legendary dance act Faithless announce very special intimate show at London’s O2 Academy Brixton Following their live return with sold out arena tour at the end of 2015, iconic dance pioneers Faithless have announced a very special intimate show at O2 Academy Brixton this summer. The British electronica group featuring front man Maxi Jazz, multi-instrumentalist and DJ, Sister Bliss and producer Rollo Armstrong have a career spanning 21 years – featuring 7 albums (two at number 1), numerous top 10 singles and 15 million records sold worldwide. They remain one of the most successful electronica acts and are responsible for…

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Twin Atlantic Full Tour Announced

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Twin Atlantic are excited to announce their UK tour which begins on 7th October 2016 in Newcastle and includes 3 nights at Glasgow Barrowlands, in support of anticipated new album ‘GLA’ released on 9th September 2016, through Red Bull Records. The band have been playing select UK and European festivals throughout the Summer and this week the single ‘No Sleep’ was added to the Radio 1 playlist following Track Of The Day, Hottest Record In The World, and an Annie Mac session. Zane Lowe premiered massive album track “Ex El’ on Beats1 and today Twin Atlantic headline the 2000 Trees…

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Alex Dickson Welcomed Back to Gun and Head Line Tour

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As their acclaimed original guitarist Alex Dickson is welcomed back into the frame, GUN are delighted to announce they will be hitting the road for a series of UK headline dates this October with a souped-up live band in force. In honor of the tour announcement, the Hard Rockers will be releasing an exclusive live video of the band firing on all cylinders with their current line-up – which will be revealed at 5pm tonight (7th June). Providing fans with a tantalizing taster of what to expect on the upcoming run of shows, the video will feature a glorious live…

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Benjamin Francis Leftwich Announces Headline Tour & New Album

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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. Following the release of his 2011 acclaimed debut album Last Smoke Before the Snowstorm, a record which has gone on to sell 100,000 copies worldwide and over 150 million global…

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Super Furry Animals to play Fuzzy Logic & Radiator back to back

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Super Furry Animals take to the towns and cities of England, Scotland, the Republic of Ireland and Wales to perform their luminescent debut album, Fuzzy Logic and its follow-up, Radiator in full, in order and back-to-back, live throughout December 2016. Taking in two nights at the London Roundhouse and a Welsh homecoming in Cardiff, the celebration marks a brace of re-evaluated, restored and re-issued releases out on Friday 4 November 2016. In good news for Furries fans, young, old and in the middle, but perhaps bad news for record dealers stocking high-value originals, the band has announced a multi-format reissue…

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LISTEN HERE: The Coral New Single ‘Million Eyes’ + December Tour

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The new single, ‘Million Eyes’ taken from the band’s critically acclaimed new album ‘Distance Inbetween’ has been announced The Coral have announced details of a headline UK Tour and new single, ‘Million Eyes’. The December tour, which takes in O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, Manchester Academy and Liverpool’s Olympia, is the influential Hoylake quintet’s second headline UK tour this year and follows the release of their critically acclaimed album ‘Distance Inbetween’, The Coral’s first new studio album since 2010. “The greatness of these songs is undeniable” Q **** “Timeless and cosmic music, buzzing with energy” Uncut 8/10 Tickets on sale from…

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Eagulls Announce Joint Headline Tour With Protomartyr

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Eagulls have announced details of short UK joint headline tour with acclaimed Detroit punk band Protomartyr. The band is also set to support Parquets Courts and Suede  later in the year and also appear at a number of UK and European festivals over the summer. Having previously toured the UK in May, a run that culminated in an ecstatic sold-out show at London’s Islington Assembly Rooms, the full list of dates is as follows: Eagulls have also unveiled a video to VELVET, taken from their much-acclaimed second album Ullages, which was released on Partisan Records in May of this year. The…

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