MUSIC NEWS: 4Music Announce First Ever Live DJ Set With Shortee Blitz
4Music have announced that they will be hosting their first ever live DJ set, featuring Shortee Blitz this Friday (28th November). The event, BigMixLive is 4Music's first ever live and interactive set using world leading DJ software from Serato. The show, with its pirate radio vibe, will see Shortee mix the very best party playlist, allowing fans to interact via the 4Music Twitter. The set will begin at 8:30pm and you can get involved by sending shout outs to @4Music using the hashtag #4MusicBigMixLive. It's as simple as that! You can check out the 4Music channel on Freeview 18, Sky 360 and Virgin ...
MUSIC NEWS: We Are The Ocean Announce Details Of Fourth Album ‘Ark’
Having recently revealed their new single Ark, We Are The Ocean have announced that they will be releasing an album of the same name on the 16th March via Hassle Records. The quartet went into the studio once again with Peter Miles, who has worked with them on their previous two records. Set to be their most ambitious record to date, this is definitely one to get excited about! Pre-orders of the album as well as bundles and limited edition signed copies are available now via the band's webstore. Those who pre-order Ark via iTunes will also receive an exclusive bonus ...
VIDEO NEWS: The Word Alive Reveal ‘The Runaway’
The Word Alive have revealed their latest video The Runaway, taken from the band's latest album Real. The video treatment was written by vocalist Telle Smith and filmed in the band's home state. Talking of the ideas, he comments: "Instead of shooting a high budget looking video, we stripped everything down and just jammed in a garage the way so many of us have in our early days. It felt good to just capture some of the essence of being naive and just loving playing music with your best friends. The video was stress free and we actually shot it in Arizona ...
VIDEO NEWS: Natasha North Unveils Video For ‘Fire’
Singer-songwriter Natasha North has revealed the stunning new video for her single Fire, taken from the EP of the same name. Shot on location in the Lake District, the video compliments the hauntingly beautiful track well, check it out below: Natasha is also heading out on the road supporting Big Sixes next month, you can see them at one of the following dates: DECEMBER Tue 2nd - LEEDS - The Key Club Wed 3rd - GLASGOW - King Tuts Thu 4th - LEICESTER - The Scholar Bar Fri 5th - NOTTINGHAM - Bodega Sat 6th - CHELTENHAM - 2 Pigs Sun 7th - BIRMINGHAM - Sunflower Lounge Mon 8th ...
MUSIC NEWS: Fort Hope Announce UK Headline Tour For February 2015
Having dominated the crowds whilst on tour with Mallory Knox recently, Fort Hope have announced a string of UK headline dates in support of their new, self-titled EP which will also be released in February 2015. You can pre-order the EP here and see them on one of the following tour dates: February Mon 16th - BRISTOL - The Exchange Tue 17th - LEEDS - The Key Club Wed 18th - GLASGOW - Cathouse Thu 19th - MANCHESTER - Sound Control Sat 21st - LONDON - Borderline
MUSIC NEWS: Enter Shikari Reveal New Track ‘Never Let Go Of The Microscope’
Enter Shikari have given us another taster of their new album The Mindsweep, this time with Never Let Go Of The Microscope. The band's follow up to A Flash Flood Of Colour is set for release on the 19th January, with pre-orders available now via the band's website. Enter Shikari will also play a series of headline shows in support of the new album, dates of which can be found below: January Mon 16th – PORTSMOUTH – Pyramids Tue 17th – CARDIFF – Yplas Wed 18th – WOLVERHAMPTON – Civic Fri 20th – MANCHESTER – Academy Sat 21st – GLASGOW – Barrowland Sun 22nd – MIDDLESBROUGH – ...
EP REVIEW: Rhodes – Home
A year ago, nobody really knew who Rhodes was. He played a handful of live shows last year, but now – a mere twelve months later – he is a veteran of the live music circuit. He has had tours with Sam Smith, London Grammar, Laura Marling, Nick Mulvey and Rufus Wainwright. Let us also not forget touring the UK, selling out three evenings at London’s Sebright Arms and numerous festival performances at the likes of Glastonbury. Did we mention his show at Olso Hackney and his London secret show also being sold out? His brand new EP Home showcases just ...
MUSIC NEWS: In This Moment Announce Debut UK Headline Tour
In This Moment have announced that they will make their UK headline debut in 2015, in support of their album Black Widow. Talking of the announcement, guitarist Chris Howorth says: "Hello UK! We can't believe it's actually happening, but not only are we are coming to play for you, we are actually headlining this time! To say we are excited is an understatement! This is the first time in our band's history we've been able to bring a headline show to our fans in the UK and Europe. And this isn't just any show, we are bringing you the Black Widow ...
Get involved with 4Music’s first ever live DJ set this Friday, featuring Shortee Blitz!
We Are The Ocean are back with their fourth album, read on for all of the details!
Check out the awesome new video from rockers The Word Alive.
Natasha North reveals the beautiful video for her new single.
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