Circa Waves are a staple of the UK indie-rock scene, coming up to eight years since their iconic debut 'Young Chasers'. The band have gone from strength to strength ever since this LP, with sets in front of tens of thousands of people on main stages now the norm for the band. We caught up with vocalist Kieran Shudall and bassist Sam Rourke at Leeds Festival to discuss their summer of festivals, their new EP 'Hell on Earth' and more.
THUMPER are one of a whole host of talented bands that hail from Dublin. Following in the modern footsteps of Fontaines D.C. and The Murder Capital, and inspired by Dublin's creative hub, THUMPER are trying to bring an exciting brand of chaotic yet thoughtful music to the ears of many. Following the release of their debut 'Delusions of Grandeur', we spoke to lead singer Oisín Furlong and guitarist Alan Dooley about the band’s gradual rise.
Boston Manor are one of the best British prospects from the current era of rock music. Their brand of melodic, heavy, and sonically sound music has caught fans' attention from across the globe. We spoke to lead singer Henry Cox at 2000trees to discuss their upcoming album 'Datura', their love of the festival, and what the rest of the year will bring.
With roots in Venezuela, France and New Zealand, Calva Louise combine their influences to make waves in the UK music scene, with their own brand of alt-rock that has been setting festivals and venues all over the world alight. We caught up with vocalist Jess Eastwood, drummer Ben Parker, and bassist Alizon Taho at 2000trees to see how the band’s last 12 months have been, and the drastic new direction their music is taking in the very near future.
An undisputed god of the festival scene, campfire folk singer Beans on Toast has done just about every festival the UK has produced and is now making his own festival, in the form of the Foolhardy Folk Festival in Nottingham. We spoke to him about creating his own event, Glastonbury, and his opinions on 2000trees.
Joe Appleford may very well be one of the hottest properties in the UK music industry in the next few months. His own blend of rock music in the style of a heavier Queens of the Stone Age could set the UK music scene alight. As his forthcoming debut album 'Distopian Dreams, Utopian Nightmares' approaches, we spoke to the man himself at 2000Trees to discuss the new record, his ambitions in the music industry and more.
Gen and the Degenerates are set to be one of the breakout bands of the near future. Their brand of anthemic alt-rock has got their hardcore fans hooked, with the mainstream surely soon to follow. We spoke to singer Gen Glynn-Reeves and guitarist Sean Healand-Sloan about their first ever 2000trees experience and what their band represents.