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2018 blog posts

 

A vehement blur of enigmatic post punk: J.W. Paris release Rapture

Single Review here

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Some Might Say Issue Five – Buy Now

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Cynically Vehement: False Heads release new EP

EP Review here

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False Heads, by Trust A Fox photography

Talkin’ about Wilkestock Festival: Festival Photography

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Strange Cabbage – backstage at Wilkestock festival

Scathing and raw: False Heads release Yellow ahead of upcoming EP Less Is Better

Single Review here

Scathing and Honest, Slaves release their best work since 2012’s debut EP: “Acts Of Fear And Love”

Album Review here

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Slaves

An Insight into the DIY Industry and Underground DIY Labels

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Dirty Orange, Camden

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Mice Ön Mars live, Brixton Windmill

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Mice Ön Mars live

Ladz Ladz Ladz: Haze for 1234 Records, Stoke Newington

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Talking ’bout Isle Of Wight Festival: This Feeling take over the Zone Island

Festival preview here

25 Upcoming DIY Bands to Know

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One of 25 bands you need to know; Phobaphobes 

Single Review: “The Queuing People” – ARCADES

Single review here

The Scruff launch new fan competition in honour of single ‘Her’

Competition details here

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The Scruff, by Neil McCarty

Anarchic, Raw, and Impassioned: False Heads bring their DIY roots to the forefront as they launch new single ‘Retina’

Gig review here

Some Might Say Issue Three (Purchase)

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Issue Three of Some Might Say: It’s Only The Underground Revolution

Snarling and Vicious in nature, False Heads release new single Retina

Single review here

A blistering showcase of the UK’s most enticing and hedonistic live bands; This Feeling’s Big In 2018 Party Reviewed

Gig review here

This Feeling Big In 2018 Gig Preview

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Anteros, by Phoebe Fox 

2017 blog posts

In drunk conversation with the most exciting band of 2017; end of year Wrap Up interview with East London’s best post punk triad, False Heads

Interview here

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False Heads

Bands to Watch in 2018

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Some Might Say Issue Two (Purchase)

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A Peaceful Noise; False Heads, Josh Homme, Frank Turner & Band of Skulls live

Gig review here

A beautiful riot of London’s most pure and immense guitar rock bands; Paves, Calva Louise, & The Velvet Hands live for This Feeling

Gig review here

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Paves, by Annie Warner

Celebrating Ten Years of Juicebox Live: my gig highlights with Juicebox

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Some Might Say Issue One

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Some Might Say, Issue One

Bluesy grunge infused rock at The Horn: J.W. Paris live

Gig review here

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J.W. Paris live

Causing a riot at Scala: Hotel Lux, The Rhythm Method & shame live

Gig review here

Meet a riot of twisted, distorted guitar punk with new single from The Slumdogs, “Nightmare”

Single review here

An Anarchic Riot on stage, breathing a new sense of Vitality and Rawness into Punk: Strange Bones live at The Horn, 11/10/2017

Gig review here

A riotous anthem of blinding rock’n’roll: BREED release new single “Gimme More”

Single review here

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BREED

Top 5 Live Discoveries of 2017 (so far…)

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Calva Louise, by Alan Wells 

Introducing a heavy explosion of riffs and raw rock’n’roll grit: exclusive interview with BIGG

Interview here

“I tried to interview The Scruff and all they wanted to do was push drugs on me” – their words not mine. Exclusive Interview with The Scruff

Interview here

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The Scruff

Track of The Week: She Sees Through by Strange Cages

Track of the Week feature here, with playlist updated weekly

Talking ’bout Wilkestock Festival 2017: Festival Photography

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The Wholls at Wilkestock Festival

The Violet Shakes Interview

Interview here

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The Violet Shakes

Introducing Dirty Orange: exclusive interview and This Feeling gig preview

Interview here

The Americas release hot new single Something’s Gonna Happen

Single review here

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The Americas

Exclusive interview with London based solo artist Oliver Shaw

Interview here

Track of the Week: The Lick by shame

Track of the Week feature here, with playlist updated weekly

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shame

Talking ’bout Reading Festival: top 10 bands to watch on the This Feeling Jack Rocks stage

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Bringing their deafening mentality to The Horn: Dead! live

Gig review here

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Dead!

Bands to Watch at Wilkestock Festival Part 2

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Leading a new era of riotous anarchy and politicised punk: Interview with Strange Bones

Interview here

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Strange Bones: Theresa Is A Terrorist 

Gig Review: Big Spring, Fangclub & Ripley at The Horn

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Fangclub backstage at The Horn

Festival Review: Truck 2017

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Highlight of Truck festival 2017: Dead Pretties

Faces of our Jarr’ed Up Generation: Interview with BlackWaters

Interview here

The Magic Seven: This Feeling/ Jack Daniels Reading Festival Preview

Festival preview here

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Playing the This Feeling Jack Rocks tent at reading festival this summer: The Blinders (by Alan Wells)

Up the Fucking Gutter Press: Interview with Luke from False Heads

Interview here

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False Heads

Track of the Week: ‘Thank God I’m Not You’ by Himalayas

Track of the week feature here, including playlist updated weekly

Track of the Week: ‘Fickle’ by Cabbage

Track of the week feature here, including playlist updated weekly

25 Upcoming Bands you need to know

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One in twenty-five bands you need to know; Rosko

Track of the Week: ‘Ramona Flowers’ by The Blinders

Track of the week feature here, including playlist updated weekly

Ripping St Albans to pieces: J.W. Paris and Yonaka live at The Horn

Gig review here

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Yonaka (by Alex Cabre)

Track of the Week: ‘Big Sister Is Watching’ by Strange Bones

Track of the week feature here, including playlist updated weekly

Artist Spotlight: The Black Roses (for Indie Central Music)

ICM feature here

Artist Profile: The Libertines (for Indie Central Music)

ICM feature here

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The Libertines

Track of the Week: ‘The Boys’ by Rosko

Track of the week feature here, including playlist updated weekly 

Top Bands to Watch at Wilkestock Festival 2017

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Playing at Wilkestock 2017, October Drift 

Artist Spotlight: The Americas (for Indie Central Music)

ICM feature here

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The Americas

Artist Profile: Pink Floyd (for Indie Central Music)

ICM feature here

Track of the Week: ‘Weigh In’ by False Heads

Track of the Week feature here, including playlist updated weekly

Artist Profile: Arctic Monkeys (for Indie Central Music)

ICM feature here

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Arctic Monkeys 

“In the future, everyone will be world famous for 15 minutes”… Introducing new Sisteray EP “15 Minutes”

EP review here

Single review: ‘Berlin’ by J.W. Paris

Single review here

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J.W. Paris

The best of London’s upcoming rock bands at Nambucca for This Feeling: 485C, Scarletinas & Slowlights

Gig review here

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485C live at Nambucca (shot by Alan Wells)

Tearing The Horn a new one: Secret headline set from Darlia, 26.03.2017

Gig review here

The Magic Gang bring back effortlessly flawless indie rock with new EP, ‘EP Three’

EP review here

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The Magic Gang

Blaenavon delight us with hazy daydream of a track ‘Alice Come Home’

Single review here

Artist profile: Nirvana (for Indie Central Music)

ICM feature here

Top Ten Bands to Watch at Truck Festival 2017

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Bands to Watch at Truck Festival, featuring The Big Moon

Fatherson and The Co-Pilots live at The Horn

Gig review here

Re-energising the authenticity of indie rock music: The Black Roses release debut EP ‘Utopia’

EP review here

Who says guitar music is dead?

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Who says guitar music is dead? Featuring BlackWaters

Hazy psychedelia at its finest: Club Kuru release new single ‘Giving In’

Single review here

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Club Kuru

Exclusive interview with new rock band The Harlyns

Interview here

Stuck in the Gutter Press: False Heads release new EP full of biter lyrics, blaring riffs, and politically charged commentaries

EP review here

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False Heads

Shaking up the meaning of Rock’n’Roll: Small Victories live at The Horn

Gig review here

alt-J release new intoxicating nostalgic track ‘3WW’

Single review here

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The Vinyl Revival (for Indie Central Music)

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Introducing new indie four piece VITO: exclusive interview with guitarist Andy & debut single review

Single review & interview here

The Empire Police EP review

EP review here

BlackWaters release explosive new single ‘Down’

Single review here

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BlackWaters

The best of intense rock and post punk live at The Horn: Strange Bones, BlackWaters, Fiende Fatale & Concrete Caverns

Gig review here

Album review: ‘Love On The Run’ by post-punk Londoners Leika

Album review here

Rockers Asylums live at The Horn for Independent Venue Week

Gig review here

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Asylums

SPLURGE: new single review & exclusive interview with lead vocalist and guitarist Joe

Interview & single review here

Kicking off Independent Venue Week at The Horn: Tilt Back, No Idea, & The Kenneths

Gig review here

EP Review: ‘Keep Your Love’ by Pages

EP review here

Exclusive interview with new rock band Elephant Bay

Interview here

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Elephant Bay

Introducing the dark grit of The Varletts; debut single review & exclusive interview

Single review & interview here

Showcasing the best of the local music scene: Rah!, Pages, The Co-Pilots & The Visitors

Gig review here

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Pages live at The Horn

Interview with new Brighton rockers Howland

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Boothroyd, MONO 01, 4885C & Atlas at The Horn, 4/01/2017

Gig review here

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485C live at The Horn

False Heads’ Luke Griffiths on nuances, politics, & his band’s gritty anti-establishment music

Interview here

2016 blog posts

Bands to Watch in 2017

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Juicebox Live’s Christmas party reviewed, featuring Written In Ink, Echo Infirmary, October Drift, & Stone Thieves

Gig review here

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October Drift

‘I remember seeing a clearly unhinged young man yelling at strangers and thought yeah, I could do that’… my interview with The Feckless’ Joe, plus new EP review

Interview & EP review here

Interview with Sisteray guitarist Daniel Connolly

Interview here

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Sisteray

Old school indie rock at its best: introducing Thelma Ball

Interview here

Introducing the lyrical beauty and light indie quirkiness of Manchester five piece TAMSYN

EP review & interview here

Reading indie four piece The Amazons rock The Horn, with support from J.W Paris and The Ghost Riders In The Sky

Gig review here

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The Amazons

Tearing up the stage at Shepherd’s Bush Empire: Slaves, Mummy, & Black Honey live

Gig review here

Perfectly demonstrating the romantic nostalgia of indie rock to Camden’s O2 Forum, Pete Doherty live 6.12.2016

Gig review here

Re-energising and revitalising the core essence of punk music: Fiende Fatale live at Nambucca

Gig review here

Introducing new gritty indie rock band, MONO 01

Interview here

Introducing alt-garage, new wave Los Angeles rockers The Audiots

Interview here

Showcasing the indie rock anthems of our generation, Catfish and The Bottlemen at Wembley Arena

Gig review here

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Catfish and The Bottlemen

Laurie Vincent (Slaves): Artist Interview

Interview here

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Laurie Vincent

Small Victories single launch at London’s Water Rats, & live review of Moonlight Zoo and False Heads

Gig review here

Brilliantly loud, raucous, and dynamic: Spring King live at Camden’s KOKO

Gig review here

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Spring King

British rock at its absolute best; Trampolene, Fiende Fatale and The Relights at The Horn, 27.10.2016

Gig review here

Top 50 Music Videos part 2

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Artist profile: Tarantino-esque Brighton rockers Black Honey

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Black Honey

Interview with St Albans’ newest indie rock three piece Pages

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Introducing new indie rock four piece from Preston, Three Day Weekend

Interview here

Heavy grunge rock at its best: Introducing The Vitrines

Interview here

‘Take Control’ by Slaves: my take on the band’s new album

Album review here

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Take Control LP & Spit It Out/ Facing The Wall 7″

Rough, sweaty, and punk grime at its finest: how Slaves’ killer gig went down

Gig review here

Sundara Karma, Inheaven, and The Night Cafe stun their London crowd, 16.09.2016

Gig review here

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Inheaven

Raw, intense, and gritty: Introducing new indie rockers Pretty Citizens

Interview here

The Visitors, Moon Blue, and Echo Infirmary: the best of St Albans’ indie rock scene in one evening

Gig review here

A mixture of Motown, Hendrix, and Jimmy Page: Introducing MISS

Interview here

‘At our first gig my mate broke his finger!’ My interview with The Black Roses

Interview here

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The Black Roses

The Last Shadow Puppets at Ally Pally, 15.07.2016

Gig review here

Top 50 Music Videos (part one)

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Roaring, energetic and sexy: ‘The Ride’ by Catfish and The Bottlemen reviewed

Album review here

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Catfish and The Bottlemen

Top 101 albums you need to know

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How Catfish and The Bottlemen’s killer London gig went down

Gig review here

Wolf Alice stun their London crowd with a rough rock gig, and a whole lotta glitter

Gig review here

Wolf Alice performs at JBTV Music Television on May 4, 2015
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Laurie Vincent of Slaves launches first solo art exhibition

Review here

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Laurie Vincent with some of his artwork

The Last Shadow Puppets release gritty new track ‘Aviation’

Single review here

Laurie Vincent of Slaves set for first solo art exhibition

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The Last Shadow Puppets debut new trippy psychedelic single

Single review here

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The Last Shadow Puppets

Wonk Unit on Slaves, DIY punk and the mainstream media

Interview here

Top ten debut albums of the century

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Top Ten Arctic Monkeys tracks

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Arctic Monkeys

Slaves return to the recording studio

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The Libertines deliver a stunning set to their London home crowd

Gig review here

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The Libertines

The Best of Reading 2015

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Arctic Monkeys mark ten years

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Arctic Monkeys
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