News

Johnny Marr Pioneer Award Winner

Legendary Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr will receive the Pioneer Award at this year’s AIM Independent Music Awards, presented in association with Bucks Music Group. He will also headline the first ever live show, set to follow the ceremony at Camden’s Roundhouse on 3 September. Alongside his considerable solo success, with 2014’s Playland and 2018’s Call the Comet charting in the ...

Read More »

Deaf Rat Ain’t Angels

In the lead up to the release of their debut album, Swedish rockers Deaf Rat release the single ‘Fallen Angels’ with an accompanying video to boot. A dark selection of tunes rammed with heavy riffs, strong melodies and seductive tunes to twist your mind is what we’re promised on the full length player that will be Ban The Light, due for release ...

Read More »

Hellyeah release ‘Perfect’ from upcoming album ‘Welcome Home’

Alt-metal supergroup Hellyeah are known for their instant bangers, new track ‘Perfect’ is no different. Taken from their upcoming album, Welcome Home, featuring the final recordings of legendary drummer Vinnie Paul. Stream the track below: Welcome Home is released on September 27th, via Eleven Seven. This also features singles ‘333’, ‘Oh My God’ and title track ‘Welcome Home’.    

Read More »

Divining with Elvenking

With their new album Reader Of The Runes – Divination due for release on 30th August through AFM Records, Elvenking has lifted title track ‘Divination‘ and brought it out as a single, along with accompanying video. “For the first time in our career we’ve created a whole world that will accompany the songs,” said the band. “We were finally ready to ...

Read More »

Chart Chasin’ with Caroline Jones

US-Australian singer-songwriter Caroline Jones continues to blur musical boundaries with a dash of modern country rock and pop filtered through her tunes. Not least with the release of her latest single, the wistful ‘Chasin’ Me’ released on indie label Social Family Records. Recently celebrating the #1 chart position on Radio Disney Country, the video for ‘Chasin’ Me’ has already scored upwards of 4 ...

Read More »
Bloodstock 2020

Skindred, Butcher Babies and more announced for BLOODSTOCK 2020

Many of you are at Bloodstock this weekend watching a whole host of rock and metal talent. Bloodstock does a great job being diverse from the big and small acts, the comedic and the serious, bands that bring confetti cannons and then those that bring ALL THE FIRE! With this years festival still in action, Bloodstock HQ have decided to ...

Read More »

Demolition Man Back for More

Following his guest appearance on UK Metal trio Black Sheets Of Rain’s recent EP, vocalist Tony Dolan will be making a return appearance on the band’s forthcoming album. Known by nom de plume of “Demolition Man”, Dolan who is renowned for his work with Venom Inc and Atomkraft, contributed guest vocals to the song ‘No Rest’ from their debut EP ...

Read More »

Debbie Harry to Receive Outstanding Contribution to Music Award

The Association of Independent Music (AIM) announced their nominee shortlist for September 3rd’s awards ceremony that will take place at The Roundhouse-based ceremony on 3 September, with Bristol punks Idles and blues-pop singer-songwriter Jade Bird leading the nominations. Spanning 10 categories from International Breakthrough to Independent Album of the Year, other nominees include FKA Twigs, Christine and the Queens, Little Simz ...

Read More »

Save Ferris: “Things are so different for women now, there’s so many more of us now!” Fireball Tour 2019

If you are in to ska-punk, this side of the 80s, there’s no doubt you have heard of Save Ferris. From contributing to movie soundtracks, to their hits in the 1990s, to their comeback in recent years – there’s something that has caught your attention. Now part of the star-studded Fireball Tour: Save Ferris’ front-woman and founder, Monique Powell, chatted ...

Read More »

Allman Betts Band Shining Bright

Following a recent show in London and an appearance Ramblin’ Man Fair, The Allman Betts Band has released single ‘Shinin’’, the second single to be taken from their debut album Down To The River. Featuring Devon Allman (son of Greg Allman) and Duane Betts (son of Dickie Betts), they began pairing up when Betts first turned solo after a touring stint with folk-rockers Dawes ...

Read More »