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One To Watch – Hymns

Now it’s time to sing some Hymns New music is always important to us here at Flick Of The Finger. More important than ever, in fact. And we are very pleased to introduce to you, one of the up and coming bands, alternative rockers, Hymns.  If you’ve been around the London music scene, then you’ve probably heard the name of Hymns before. They formed in 2016, and consist of band… Keep Reading

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Marsicans Announce Headline Tour

Marsicans are a young indie band from Leeds whose driving, harmony-laden sound and exciting live shows are earning them a reputation as an emerging force in British music. The four-piece released their debut single in 2015 and have worked relentlessly since. 2017 was the busiest year to date for Marsicans. They signed to Lab Records and X-Ray Touring; their EP hit a million plays on Spotify; singles made the BBC Radio… Keep Reading

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NEW MUSIC: The Roasts ‘Havana’

The Roasts are back after their Debut EP ‘A Night Of Fright Is No Delight’ New single by Manchester band, The Roasts The Roasts are back after their successful debut EP released earlier in the year with new single ‘Havana’.  A hybrid of 80’s pop, and the current indie scene, this single is a great follow-up to their EP ‘A Night Of Fright Is No Delight’, which went down a… Keep Reading

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The Kendall Connection Reveal Their True Colours

Independent music (often shortened to indie music or indie) is music produced independently from major commercial record labels or their subsidiaries, a process that may include an autonomous, do-it-yourself approach to recording and publishing.(Wikipedia). The Kendall Connection have taken this on board and are about to take the music industry by storm. Formed in 2016 by a group of extremely talented and very experienced session musicians, the lads have been… Keep Reading

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Adore // Repel: Putting West Yorkshire On The Music Map!

Adore // Repel are a four-piece from Wakefield, West Yorkshire; a fiercely independent band with their own record label, who are currently building their own studio, who operate without a booking agent or manager, and embrace everything that has always been so healthy about the DIY ethic. Of course, many bands follow a similar path. The difference perhaps with Adore // Repel is that, without resorting to the machinations of… Keep Reading

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Black Country hard rockers GIN ANNIE release new EP

After 4 years of tirelessly playing the local circuit and after the success of their first single “Damage is Done”, Black Country rockers Gin Annie are launching their first EP after signing a management deal with Sanctuary Music Ltd. If you like bands such as AC/DC, Led Zepplin and Black Stone Cherry then you will love the big riff and big chorus sounds of Gin Annie’s latest offering. Gin Annie is… Keep Reading

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LIVE DATES: Fickle Friends

Welcome Fickle Friends, one of the UK’s most exciting, bubbling bands – and what better way to introduce themselves than with ‘Swim’, both their inaugural single for new label home Polydor and the first track they ever released. The original demo of ‘Swim’ was casually dropped online at the start of 2014 without any expectations attached. A first taster of the band’s buoyant and unapologetically ‘80s-inspired indie-pop, it soon took… 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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RedFaces Announce 16 Date UK Tour

In these dying days, as a brutal 2016 drags itself to a welcome end, guitars can seem rarer than hope. RedFaces are rarer still – a brand new guitar band snapped up by a major label in open defiance of chart stats and marketing departments. Newly signed to RCA and with a debut single – the incendiary ‘Kerosene’ – available now (with a limited 7” due on February 3rd), RedFaces… Keep Reading

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RECORD OF THE WEEK: Red Faces ‘We Ain’t Going Down’

‘We Ain’t Going Down’, by RCA signed Sheffield lads Red Faces. Currently on tour with the DMA’s you can read the review of their Manchester show here When rock n’ roll is done right it sounds like this Starting life as a covers band a couple of years back, covering ‘Sky Fall’ was quite a low point Isaac recalls ,however, now being signed to RCA and the members being able… Keep Reading

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Red Faces, O2 Ritz, Manchester

Good, old fashioned, 3-minute rock n’ roll bangers… Bands that are worth their salt have gone through the process of supporting others and have experienced the raw end of the deal on lighting, sound and half empty, sober crowds… …But hey, that’s just how it is. However, there is a tipping point where it’s time to take that leap of faith and start touring/headlining your own shows. Well, It’s pretty much that… Keep Reading

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Savannah – Madchester Meets The Midlands…

…and The Indie Britpop Sound Is Very Much Still Alive There! Introducing You To Savannah This weekend we were visiting my partners family in the Midlands which saw the familiar activities of drinking, 50th party, drinking, 90th party, drinking, seeing friends, drinking, going to see a local band, drinking, indian meal… you get the picture. It was great to see a band as a punter and not have to think too hard… Keep Reading

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Interview: The Ganjas

Interview by: Liz Our Introducing… series digs out new, undiscovered musical talents that deserve to be heard, delivering them directly into your ears. This round, we speak with Aldo Benincasa, drummer of The Ganjas. For those who may have never heard of them, they are an already well-established cult band from the Santiago music scene in Chile. The Ganjas have inspired a following over the years for the uniqueness of their generation,… Keep Reading

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The Sherlocks

UP-AND-COMING indie band The Sherlocks played a brilliant set to a sell-out crowd in Southampton on Saturday night. The gig at The Joiners was a memorable milestone as it was the Sheffield band’s first southern show in their first truly nationwide tour. Their catchy guitar tunes, drums and bass soon caught the imagination of the local crowd. Dancing and even shoulder-surfing were soon in view as songs, including recent singles Live… Keep Reading

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High Tyde!

Up and coming band High Tyde visited Bournemouth for the first time last night, promoting EP ‘FUZZ’ at local indie watering hole 60 Million Postcards. The crowd is a strange mix of smartly dressed young professionals enjoying the first night of the bank holiday weekend, the student regulars from AUB and BU, and of course the new music enthusiasts. Regardless, the Red Stripe is flowing and even one girl in… Keep Reading

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