SOUND CITY UNVEIL MORE ACTS INCLUDING SPECIAL GUESTS THE CRIBS

Having already announced the biggest and best line-up yet for its tenth anniversary edition, the multi-award winning Sound City, has today revealed even more incredible live acts, and an exciting arts and culture programme. Needing no introduction whatsoever are special guests The Cribs, with a one-off performance of their hit third album, Men’s Needs, Woman’s Needs, […]

MANCHESTER’S GULLIVERS TO PLAY HOST TO PICTISH TRAIL THIS APRIL

Pictish Trail brings his latest psychedelic pop opus to Gullivers, Manchester on Thursday 6th April 2017. Something of a sonic hermit, Pictish Trail AKA Scottish singer-songwriter Johnny Lynch, has spent large parts of the past few years tucked away in his caravan on the Hebridean isle of Eigg, feverishly working on the follow up to […]

SOUP KITCHEN PRESENTS KAITLYN AURELIA SMITH’S DEBUT MANCHESTER HEADLINE SHOW

 Introducing Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, who released two records in 2016; EARS (released on Western Vinyl), and her collaboration with Suzanne Ciani, Sunergy (RVNG INTL.) The composer, performer, and producer, deals in an immersive listening experience, with EARS featuring dizzying swirls of organic and synthesized sounds that work together to create a sense of three-dimensional space […]

JULIA JACKLIN SHARES NEW VIDEO FOR ‘COMING OF AGE’ & ANNOUNCES FURTHER FESTIVAL DATES

 Julia Jacklin has shared a new video for ‘Coming of Age’, a track taken from her critically acclaimed debut album, Don’t Let The Kids Win, out now on Transgressive. View the video below. A resolve to accept the passing of time, the snappy fuzz of ‘Coming of Age’ perfectly encapsulates the mood of Julia’s debut. […]

LONER NOISE PRESENTS: WRONG FESTIVAL – A FESTIVAL FOR THE FREAKSCENE

North West independent record label Loner Noise present WRONG Festival – A Festival For The Freakscene; a one day festival happening on Saturday 22nd April 2017, at the newly formed creative hub of the Liverpool Docklands. WRONG intends to be the first festival in the city to tie together Liverpool’s extremely talented, ever-growing pool of […]

OFFICIAL SLEAFORD MODS DOCUMENTARY ‘BUNCH OF KUNST’ IN CINEMAS THIS APRIL

 Friday 21st April 2017 sees the release of Bunch of Kunst, Christine Franz’s official documentary feature on Nottingham punk duo, Sleaford Mods. The band’s sweary rants about modern England have seen them dubbed “the voice of Britain” by their fans, “Britain’s angriest band” by the Guardian, and “the world’s greatest rock ‘n’ roll band” by […]

NOTS ANNOUNCE JUNE 2017 UK & EUROPEAN TOUR

Memphis’ Nots will be bringing their ferociously urgent live show back to the UK and Europe, for the first time since the release of their acclaimed new album, Cosmetic. Dates are as follows… NOTS JUNE 2017 UK & EUROPEAN TOUR DATES Thurs 1st Barcelona Spain Primavera Festival (tickets) Fri 2nd Barcelona Spain Primavera Festival Free […]

FIRST WAVE OF ARTISTS ANNOUNCED FOR DOT TO DOT FESTIVAL 2017

 The UK’s premier festival for unearthing the best new talent, Dot To Dot Festival, returns to Manchester, Bristol, and Nottingham from the 26th-28th May 2017 for its 12th edition. After smashing record attendance, and marking a sell-out Manchester event in 2016, more of the same is expected for 2017, with a huge line-up of established […]

GLOK SHARES A TRANSPORTATIVE SOUNDSCAPE IN BRAND NEW SINGLE ‘PULSING’

GLOK, is a solo instrumental electronic artist working primarily with analogue equipment. Influenced by 1980s New York electronic scene heavy weights like Arthur Russell, Mr. Fingers, the DIY early Chicago house sound, ’70s German krautrock champions like Neu!, and Kraftwerk as well as Steve Reich’s minimalist work, and modern classical and ambient composer William Basinski; […]

SHE DREW THE GUN ANNOUNCE UPCOMING ALBUM AND UK TOUR DETAILS

She Drew The Gun have announced details of their album Memories Of Another Future and their upcoming UK tour. To be released Friday March 17th 2017 on Skeleton Key Records and produced by James Skelly (The Coral), Memories Of Another Future contains the singles ‘Poem’, ‘Pit Pony’ and ‘Since You Were Not Mine’. A new […]