MUSIC NEWS: Relentless Ultra Presents Soundchain Starts Tonight On MTV
The brand new series of Relentless Ultra Presents Soundchain kicks off tonight on MTV Music, airing at 11pm. We were lucky enough to sit in a Q&A with Nick Grimshaw earlier this week to discuss the programme, which sees him delve into the influences and inspirations of Florence and The Machine, 50 Cent, Rudimental and more. The second series of the programme, which is made up of six half an hour episodes, features in depth interviews and live music performances with the artists, who spill the details of their personal journey and uncover their stories and inspirations. "There's time to sit down ...
FESTIVAL REVIEW: SONAR BARCELONA 2015
Sonar Festival has a lot to boast about. It's one of the leading global events that celebrate technological developments in the music industry, and with that comes an unabashed knowledge of leading creatives in the industry. The result is an incredible line up of not only artists, but visual masterminds, workshops and conferences that inform the mind, ears and eyes throughout the three days it hits Barcelona. 2015 brought power in the form of rap and R&B infused electronica to Sonar, well established megatrons of the electronic world, as well as overwhelmingly nostalgic performances from all time worldwide classic bands, namely Duran ...
VIDEO NEWS: PVRIS Reveal Video For ‘Holy’
PVRIS have revealed the video to their latest single Holy, taken from their critically acclaimed debut album White Noise. The trio are currently touring the States as part of the Vans Warped Tour, before they make their return to the UK to appear at Reading & Leeds Festival next month. Check out the video below!
VIDEO NEWS: Beartooth Reveal Live Footage From Download Festival
Never witnessed Beartooth in the flesh before? You're going to want to after you've seen this Download Festival footage that they've just released. The band tore up the Maverick Stage on the Friday of Download to a packed out tent, you can see for yourself! Beartooth are currently out on Vans Warped Tour, but you can catch them at Reading & Leeds Festival next month!
VIDEO NEWS: Midday Committee Reveal ‘She Gets Me’
British pop punkers Midday Committee have revealed the video to their new single She Gets Me, which will be available as a free download via BandCamp from the 17th July. The video follows the band's recent performance at Jera On Air Festival in The Netherlands, where they played on a line-up alongside A Day To Remember and Enter Shikari. Check out She Gets Me below! Midday Committee are also playing the following shows: July Thu 2nd - BRIGHTON - The Hope & Ruin Sat 10th - FROME - Cheese And Grain (Hoosiers Afterparty) November Sun 1st - SHEFFIELD - The Hop (w/ Daylight) December Thu 17th - CARMARTHEN - ...
MUSIC NEWS: Tellison To Release New Album ‘Hope Fading Nightly’ Through Alcopop Records
The wait is over, as Tellison are back in full swing with their long awaited, third full length Hope Fading Nightly, which is set for release on the 18th September via Alcopop Records. In celebration of the announcement the band have revealed the video to their new song Boy, giving us a glimpse of what to expect from the new material. The single is also available to purchase today from Tellison's website and a selection of independent record shops including Truck and Banquet, which will also come with a B-side called Epi. Tellison will hit the road for a run of ...
MUSIC NEWS: The Smith Street Band Announce Two UK Headline Shows
The Smith Street Band have announced that they will return to the UK at the beginning of August for two headline shows to warm up for their Reading & Leeds Festival appearances. The band will also be performing in support of their third full-length Throw Me In The River, which is out now through Banquet Records. The Australian indie-folk-punks have sold out shows in London in the past, so make sure you get in there fast if you want to catch them prior to the festival! Support for the headline shows comes from Muncie Girls and Shit Present. Catch this awesome ...
EP REVIEW: The Sun Explodes – The Calm, The Storm
Progressive metal quintet The Sun Explodes have just released their 3rd offering, and the explosive The Calm, The Storm is here to help them stand out in a rapidly growing, oversaturated genre. Opening with the delicate, heavily delayed ambience of The Calm, you can already feel something building beneath the surface. Clean soaring vocals drift across the wash of guitars, before pulling us headfirst into a balls-to-the-wall heavier section, not letting up until the end of the song. Without even noticing the change between songs, The Unnatural introduces itself by unleashing an audial assault, but swiftly drops into a more ...
The brand new series of Relentless Ultra Presents Soundchain kicks off tonight on MTV. We were lucky enough to sit in a Q&A with Nick Grimshaw earlier this week to discuss the programme, which sees him delve into the influences and inspirations of Florence and The Machine, 50 Cent, Rudimental and more.
Watch the brand new PVRIS video right here!
Haven’t witnessed Beartooth live yet? You’re going to want to after this…
With a new album coming out next month, heavy metal veterans Lamb Of God returned to Donington Park this year amidst a European festival run. We caught up with bassist John Campbell to chat about the weather, what we can expect on the album, and the Kardashians. Yes, really.
After an exceptionally muddy couple of days at Download Festival we had the pleasure of talking to Jami Morgan from Code Orange about their most recent album, their home city of Pittsburgh, and Batman.
Over the past 12 months, Beartooth have taken on the world by storm: they released their debut album Disgusting, have headlined two UK tours, hopped on the Kerrang! Tour and made their Download Festival debut this month. We caught up with Kameron and Brandon from the band at Slam Dunk Festival to discuss their success, their follow up album, their advice to budding musicians and more.