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UNDER REVIEW: TURNSTILE – TIME AND SPACE

ARTIST: TURNSTILE  TITLE: TIME & SPACE  LABEL: ROADRUNNER RECORDS  RATING: 9/10 Turnstile have waltzed the wave of their debut LP Nonstop Feeling for  three mind-bending years, but now it is finally here. When an album is set free upon the...

UNDER THE INFLUENCE: THE GASLIGHT ANTHEM – THE ’59 SOUND

‘And they’re playing The ’59 Sound in heaven while the angels are drinking up whiskey and cokes’ Last year Sorority Noise came out with those lyrics on their incredible piece of work You’re Not As...

IN DEPTH: NEW GENERATOR – HOW TURNSTILE ARE SHIFTING THE COURSE FOR MODERN HARDCORE

Before you start reading this, you can stream the new record, Time & Space, here. The definition of true ‘’hardcore’’ has always been strongly contested. Are we referring to the original punk stalwarts of the...
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KULTURE: HOW EMO NIGHTS REVIVED MY LOVE OF ALTERNATIVE CLUBBING CULTURE

Ah emo. The genre we once wallowed along to as we shut out the horribleness (and our parents) from behind our closed bedroom doors. We dawned that My Chemical Romance shirt with pride, until...

KULTURE: IS HARDCORE THE NEW UNDERGROUND OF THE FESTIVAL CIRCUIT?

Growing up as a ‘hardcore kid’ was always pretty tough. All of my favourite bands were confined to a tiny little micro-world of basement shows, minimal press exposure and an almost sneering gaze from...

KULTURE – INSIDE PANDA STUDIOS

BASEMENT, THE STORY SO FAR, STATE CHAMPS AND FOREVER CAME CALLING HAVE ALL RECORDED, MIXED, MASTERED AND LIVED WITHIN PANDA STUDIOS. IN OUR UK EXCLUSIVE, WE GO INSIDE THE STUDIO AND TALK TO THE...

IN DEPTH: MARMOZETS – RUNNING WITH THE RHYTHM

‘When bands go away from a while people just give up on them do you know what I mean?’ Isn’t the first thing that Becca says in the intervie, but it’s one of the...

COVER FEATURE – ISSUE #45 – THE DARK WORLD OF CANE HILL

”There’s something about the dark undertone of Cane Hill that draws you into them. A static, almost neurological connection with the explicit subconscious, that vocalist Elijah Witt describes as, “no matter who you are...
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KULTURE: THE READING & LEEDS FESTIVAL DEBATE PART 2 – IDENTITY CRISIS?

DISCLAIMER: This is an opinion piece, counterarguing another article on why we also support the festival, of which you can read here. Growing up, Reading and Leeds always felt like somewhat of a spiritual home...

IN DEPTH: ROLO TOMASSI – NOT LOOSING SIGHT

"If you were a teenage mosher in the late noughties/the turn of the decade, then chances are Rolo Tomassi were your introduction to a lot of things. It didn’t take long for Rolo Tomassi...

IN DEPTH: THE BRONX – NO GOING BACK

Bands don’t get much cooler than The Bronx. For the last 15 years, the Los Angeles punk n roll kings have been a never-ending freight train storming through the punk scene. Since their 2003...

KULTURE: THE READING AND LEEDS FESTIVAL DEBATE – RELEVANCE

YOU CAN READ PART TWO OF THE DEBATE HERE What does it take to keep a popular music festival, popular? We all have that momentous occasion that usually happens in your mid-late teens, it's embarrassing, messy,...

LIVE IN PICTURES: WHILE SHE SLEEPS – O2 RITZ

WHILE SHE SLEEPS are a band that over the last 12 or so months have been relentlessly going from strength to strength. From having put out one of the most successful and inspiring DIY albums...

LIVE IN PICTURES: MARMOZETS – NOTTINGHAM RESCUE ROOMS

Having already delivered one of THE ALBUMS OF THE YEAR with their, Knowing What You Know record, it's no surprise that MARMOZETS have been greeted with sold out shows across the country. Taking to the pit, photographer GEORGIA RAWSON has gotten up close and...
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Moose Blood Release New Futuristic Video

Just as we began to crave even more BLACK MIRROR, it looks like British emo champions, MOOSE BLOOD have decided to feed our addiction with their futuristic, yet heart breaking video. The new single, Have I Told You Enough, is...

READING AND LEEDS JUST MADE THEIR FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT

It's normally the weekend to end all festival seasons, it's the play off between who did the most ridiculous thing across the two ends of the country, and it's just announced it's first line...

UNDISCOVERED EXCLUSIVE: WOLFPEAKE – STRINGS PREMIER

FROM: BARROW IN FURNESS | FOR FANS OF: FATHERSON , THE DANGEROUS SUMMER  Having worked their way onto our list of THE BANDS TO WATCH OUT FOR IN 2018, Wolfpeake have been making some serious waves. Huge...

UNDISCOVERED: RIOT ANDROIDS

FROM: BARROW IN FURNESS | FOR FANS OF: KILLING JOKE, JOY DIVISION A self-declared post-punk outfit from Barrow In Furness, retro-influenced Riot Androids are relative newcomers to the scene but this four-piece are already getting...
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NEW ISSUE OUT NOW: ISSUE #45 – CANE HILL

In the first issue of the year, we give metal underdogs CANE HILL their FIRST cover, and unveil the dark undertones of the band. PLUS we go deep into the mind’s of MARMOZETS, document...
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UNDISCOVERED EXCLUSIVE: DEFERENCE

Southampton seems to be a hotbed of new music at the moment. The coastal city that has given British rock the likes of Creeper and Bury Tomorrow, is once more setting sail to dominate...