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REVIEW: Knuckle Puck Release ‘Shapeshifter’

It’s been two long years since the Illinois pop-punk group Knuckle Puck released their debut album Copacetic. But now, after the long anticipated wait, their second album Shapeshifter is finally on shelves everywhere. The beginning of the album is the calm before the storm, as ‘Nervous Passenger’ is a short but sweet opening. With vocalist Joe Taylor’s distinct voice ringing out above the more tranquil backing of the band. The… Keep Reading

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New Music: Dhani Harrison’s ‘All About Waiting’

Dhani Harrison teases new LP and single ahead of October Release Synth Pop meets Psychedelic Rock in Harrison’s new single We have been given a preview of what’s to come in Dhani Harrison’s up coming debut LP ‘IN///PARALLEL’  with new song ‘All About Waiting’, and it’s everything you would expect from the son of late Beatle George Harrison. A song reminiscent of both ELO and George Harrison’s ‘Brainwashed’, Dhani has… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: Cabezudos ‘Tempting Fate’

Cabezudos are back after their 2016 debut EP ‘She Waits’. After their well received debut EP came out in 2016, Cabezudos have come back on the music scene with their new single, ‘Tempting Fate’. The blues rock/alternative 4 piece really show off their talent, and also their influences with this new single. The song starts with a slightly Led Zep/Black Sabbath intro, with heavy bass, and classic rock guitar tone,… Keep Reading


MT Wolf Announce Debut Album ‘Aeterlight’

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… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: Jasmine Golestaneh & Eddie Cooper ‘Fundamental Fantasy’

NYC-based duo Jasmine Golestaneh and Eddie Cooper write songs through a telepathic kinship they’ve developed since they started making music together. “We have these sort of unspoken criteria when we’re writing music. We never really need to explain what that is but we both know when it’s missing or when we’ve hit it.” The pair, AKA Tempers, release their ‘Fundamental Fantasy’ EP via The Vinyl Factory today. Creating an emotional… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: Jacob Johansson ‘Mount Song’

Jacob Johansson is pleased to share the first single from his new project ‘Mount Song’ today. Intimate, heavy and explosive, ‘Halo’ is a dark yet optimistic track that explore the sadness that accompanies dealing with life’s demons. Back in 2014, Sweden’s biggest music magazine named the self-titled album of Jacob’s previous project Det Stora Monstret, their ”Swedish debut album of the year”. The single ”Kolibrins Vingar” (The Hummingbird’s Wings) then… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: Billie Eilish ‘Bellyache’

Billie Eilish has released her highly anticipated new single “Bellyache” today. Available on all digital platforms worldwide, this stellar new single is the third official release to come from the 15-year-old American artist, since entering the musical arena with her debut “Ocean Eyes.” Currently sitting at an impressive 40+ million streams, Billie has yet to announce a tour, release an EP/album but has managed to capture the ears, heads and… Keep Reading


NEW MUSIC: Leif Vollebekk ‘Twin Solitude’

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… Keep Reading


NEW MUSIC: Unforeseen ‘Grave Danger’

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… Keep Reading


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

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… Keep Reading

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LISTEN: Maker ‘Move Your Feet’

Maker are a 4 piece rock n roll band: a psychedelic bluesy punch stirred with a fist full of soul. Their influences range from the early blues legends through the stomping pop and soul of the sixties, to the raw power of punk. Coming on like the bastard child of The Rolling Stones, The Faces, Free, T-Rex and Primal Scream; Maker deliver a fresh sonic swagger defined by their own… Keep Reading

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Me and That Man Unveil New Video & Debut Album

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… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: Goo Goo Dolls ‘Over and Over’

Set to land October 28th – get your listed here… October tour includes London Eventim Apollo show on October 14th The multi-Platinum and Grammy-nominated Goo Goo Dolls are set to play a UK tour starting in Norwich this Friday 8th October and culminating at London’s Eventim Apollo. The band will also release a new single ‘Over and Over’ which impacts on October 28th. Taken from the band’s current album ‘Boxes’,… Keep Reading

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Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds

On this day in 2009 Lucy Vodden, the childhood pal of John Lennon’s son Julian, passed away. Lucy was just 46 and she passed away Monday 28th September 2009, after losing her battle with auto-immune disease lupus. Lucy was the inspiration for The Beatles track ‘Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds’, written mostly by John after Julian showed his father a nursery school drawing he called Lucy – in the… Keep Reading

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Milburn ‘Lads ‘n’ Lasses’

Milburn were a four-piece outfit from the city of Sheffield, Yorkshire, England. The band consisted of Joe Carnall (lead vocals/bass), Louis Carnall (vocals/rhythm guitar), Tom Rowley (lead guitar) and Joe Green (drummer). They produced ear-grabbing riffs and essential Melodies, underpinned by the raw tones of the mod-punk era, which epitomises the youthfulness and abundant potential of the band. Milburn’s sound has most recently been described as the aggressive riffs of… 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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FOTF Presents: ‘Connected’

Flick of The finger had the pleasure of meeting up with Manchester, indie duo ‘Connected’ in the Northern Quarters very own ‘Night & Day Cafe’ Their selection can only be described as rockin’ classics  and their future is looking great…. ! The back to back team can be found in clubs, bars and gigs spinning the one’s and two’s, smashing out bangers from the 60’s through to modern day classics.… Keep Reading


LISTEN: Air Drawn Dagger ‘Ours for the Taking… Theirs for the Breaking’

Air Drawn Dagger are a female fronted four-piece from Sheffield, who take their name from Lady Macbeth’s emotional outburst, and who create an eclectic mix of alt-rock, electronica, grunge and pop. They began in 2014 when singer Maisie met bassist Lewis and they began writing songs after hours in her cake shop. [hr align=”center” color=”white” style=”dotted”] Read our review here Early gigs as an acoustic duo playing in front of… Keep Reading


The Marivaux – Birds & The Bees

Added by: Jason Cool band, top bunch of lads – find myself listening to their tracks frequently. Looking forward to their new release. From Manchester, four twenty-something’s, their first single ‘All In Good Time’ featured on the BBC Introducing playlist, was played on BBC 6 Music, Radio 2, Real XS, and Imagine FM among others. Their next single and EP #BIRDSANDTHEBEES has been mixed by Grammy Award Winner Ian Dowling (Catfish… Keep Reading

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