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Live: Courtesans, Think Tank, Newcastle

July last year we covered Courtesans at a venue on the other side of Newcastle, their first gig in the city. They have returned playing a more central venue – with more fans and materials behind them. Leading up to the release of their EP ‘Better Safe Than Sober’ EP this tour is a a live taster of what’s to ...

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Courtesans reveal video for ‘Mesmerise’

In the run-up to their forthcoming EP ‘Better Safe Than Sober’ doom-pop four-piece Courtesans have revealed the new video for ‘Mesmerise’. Check it out below: The band premiered the video via Kerrang! and had this to say: “‘Mesmerise’ is about being entranced so deeply that you lose yourself and forget who you are … You want this. You believe you need ...

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Amplified Festival 2017 line-up revealed

Alive and amplified. It seems independent British festivals are getting better every year, Amplified in Gloucestershire in no exception to this. This festival will take place on July 21-23 in the Cotswold countryside, and 2017 is the first year Amplified will take place. Organiser Gary Paterson had this to say: “I can’t quite believe Amplified is almost here… I guess ...

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Courtesans announce EP and UK tour

London doom-pop four-piece Courtesans are following the success of their pledge campaign with the release of the EP ‘Better Safe Than Sober’. The EP is released on March 31st and includes the track ‘Mesmerise’, check it out below: To promote the EP, Courtesans have also announced a UK tour. Dates are below: 18th February – London, Electrowerkz 22nd February – ...

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Live: Courtesans, Cluny 2, Newcastle

Although there seems to be more women in bands than ever in the world, the UK rock scene is sadly still a sexist pig. Although our North American cousins have plenty of homegrown idols, bands with female members like Altered Sky or Heel seem to sadly overlooked. Hopefully Courtesans will change all that. The lead singer is female, the guitarist ...

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