SHE DREW THE GUN SET FOR UK TOUR SHOWDOWN

Following the release of She Drew The Gun’s debut LP Memories Of The Future, the band hit the road for their first UK headline tour. Spearheaded by politicised and provocative new single ‘Pit Pony’ – watch the video below. “The idea for the song first came about when I read about pit ponies that used […]

PAVO PAVO SHARE VIDEO FOR NEW TRACK ‘RAN RAN RAN’

Pavo Pavo is an experimental pop band from Brooklyn, NY. The band started writing together while studying music at Yale, and since then its members have worked closely with indie and classical heavywights such as Here We Go Magic, John Zorn, Dave Longstreth, Porches, Olga Bell, Lucius, Roomful of Teeth, and San Fermin. Hailed by Stereogum […]

NEIGHBOURHOOD FESTIVAL – LIAM FRAY ANNOUNCED AS SPECIAL GUEST

SATURDAY 8TH OCTOBER – MANCHESTER CITY CENTRE VERY SPECIAL GUEST ANNOUNCED LIAM FRAY TICKETS ON SALE NOW www.neighbourhoodfestival.co.uk #NBHD16 Ahead of Manchester’s new multi-venue festival Neighbourhood taking place on Saturday 8th October, very special guest LIAM FRAY of the Courteeners will be joining line up for a unique solo set. Liam’s solo appearance is ahead […]

KRAFTWERK BACK IN THE UK WITH MANCHESTER DATE

After their worldwide hugely successful 3-D concert tours, the Electro pioneers Kraftwerk return to the UK in June of 2017 for a special eleven-date run of their critically acclaimed live show. Bringing together music and performance art, Kraftwerk 3-D concerts are a true “Gesamtkunstwerk – a total work of art.” Tickets will go on sale […]

EXCLUSIVE STREAM OF THE HORNBLOWER BROTHERS NEW EP

In March of 2010 Silent Radio editor Simon closed a gig review of The Hornblower Brothers with… “I’m now left counting the days to their next Manchester visit”, suffice to say, those days turned into years, and six and a half of them later, he’s still waiting. So who is this band that he’s been […]

CUE NEW SINGLE FROM THE WAVE PICTURES

‘Pool Hall’ is the new single by Silent Radio favourites (and two times guests on our radio show here & here) The Wave Pictures, taken from their forthcoming album Bamboo Diner in the Rain, due out on Moshi Moshi on 11 November. Following on from last year’s Billy Childish collaboration Great Big Flamingo Burning Moon […]

INTRODUCING: COLLAPSING SCENERY

Starting out as a think-tank music and art project by the meeting of two fertile and febrile minds, Collapsing Scenery began their mission in LA warehouses and basements spreading their dark and noisy electronic sound to those in the know. This week they stream Metaphysical Cops (below), the lead single from their debut UK EP, […]

BON IVER ANNOUNCE EUROPEAN TOUR

After sharing three incredibly well-received tracks from upcoming album 22, A Million – out 30th September on Jagjaguwar – Bon Iver have announced a European tour – their first since 2012 – taking place across January and February 2017. Bon Iver debuted 22, A Million with a “truly remarkable” (NPR) front-to-back live performance last month at the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival, hosted […]

CHUPA CABRA SHARE VIDEO FOR MOUTHS TO FEED

North Wales punks Chupa Cabra released their debut cassette single on Blak Hand Records August 22. The video for ‘Mouths To Feed’ is available to stream below. Mouths To Feed paces back and forth, perfectly capturing the band’s incandescent punk attitude, lyrics “I got wants, I got needs, I got seven deadly mouths to feed” roll […]

AATHENS ANNOUNCE DEBUT EP

Few welcome the death of another London music venue. When Powerlunches closed at the end of last year, Kingsland Road lost one of its last vestiges of DIY subculture – and a thriving, inclusive scene along with it. It was in the few months before it shut its doors for good that Patrick Browne (vox/guitar), […]