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SINGLE REVIEW: ARCADES – PHANTOM

ARCADES ARE A BAND THAT HAS A CAPITALISED NAME, SO YOU MUST SHOUT ABOUT THEM. I’m going to start keeping track of bands that do this, I’ll probably make a festival full of them. I can picture it now: I’d call it something generic like ‘Capital Fest’, and [...]
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TRNSMT GETS OFF TO A SUNNY START

Scotland’s newest and biggest music festival TRNSMT commenced in an unforgettable way today, as music fans took to a sun-drenched Glasgow Green to enjoy sets from some of the world’s biggest acts. The first ever act to play the Main Stage at TRNSMT was [...]
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JACKS ROCKS/THIS FEELING ANNOUNCE STAGE TIMES AT TRNSMT

Jack Rocks and This Feeling announce stage at Scotland’s biggest and best new festival TRNSMT which takes place Friday 7th to Sunday 9th July 2017 at Glasgow Green.   Tickets: http://trnsmtfest.com Over the last few years, The #JackRocks This Feeling [...]
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YVES NEW SINGLE ‘YOU WANNA KNOW’

YVES have released new single ‘You Wanna Know’. Released on 30th June its received over 13,000 plays on spotify in 24 hours. YVES are a fresh, newer wave, noise pop trio with three releases (this punk pop TUNE and previously ‘Under Your Thumb‘ and ‘Only [...]
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SINGLE REVIEW: SHEAFS – MIND POLLUTION

Oh look, these lads are from Sheffield! Prepare the comparison cannon and let’s fire off some false similarities between this Northern quintet and that group that made it cool to sing in your accent! Actually, don’t do that. SHEAFS may be an energetic, [...]
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TRAMLINES – RACHEL RECOMMENDS

Tramlines (the 2001 winner of ‘Best Metropolitan Festival’ at the UK Festival Awards), is the successful Sheffield intercity festival named after, you guessed it, the cities tram network. Engulfing the city yet again in a summer haze of alcohol and music [...]
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LIVE REVIEW: LOAM @ THE ROCKING CHAIR, 05/06/17

Loam are a remarkably unique band, with a unique blend of sounds borne out of a love of electronic pop, mad drums and the dulcet tones of Nick Cave. The three band members, Gordon Barker (electronics/bass), Laurie Leigh Allport (vocals/guitar) and Tom [...]
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LIAM GALLAGHER – ‘CHINATOWN’

Liam Gallagher has put ‘Chinatown’ (the latest track from his debut solo album ‘As You Were‘) along with ‘Wall of Glass’ as a instant download when you pre-order the album at https://l-gx.com/lg_asyouwere. ‘Wall Of Glass’ was the first track to have been [...]
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SINGLE REVIEW: BLACKWATERS – LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL

I feel it’s only fitting to give a short song a suitably compact review; if I dribbled on about this single for too long, everything would just get lost in a plethora of words and jibberish and all that. Thankfully for me, their SoundCloud bio sums them [...]