Editors Announce U.K and Irleand Tour

Editors have announced Autumn 2009 tour dates. The band had previously announced they were to open the new Birmingham O2 Academy on 10th September, and will now embark on a full tour in October. The tour will be in support of their third album ‘In This Light And On This Evening’. The dates are: SEPTEMBER [...]

Kings of Leon – Notion

The Followill’s are back with their new single ‘Notion’. Watch the video here.

Arctic Monkeys Name Third Album ‘Humbug’

Arctic Monkeys have announced the title of their forthcoming third studio album. ‘Humbug’ is set to be released on 24th August, the week of the band’s headline slots at Reading And Leeds Festivals. The album was produced by James Ford and Josh Homme from Queens Of The Stone Age. The tracklisting for ‘Humbug’ is: ‘My [...]

White Lies Announce New U.K Winter Tour

White Lies have announced a new tour for this winter. The band will head out on the road at the end of 2009 for a string of dates, with support from Asobi Seksu and Violens. The dates are: NOVEMBER 18 Bournemouth O2 Academy 19 London O2 Academy Brixton 22 Leeds O2 Academy 23 Norwich UEA [...]

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke Amongst New Additions To Latitude Festival.

Latitude Festival have announced the addition of Radiohead legend Thom Yorke to the line up taking place in Henham Park this July. Thom Yorke, will be playing a rare and exclusive solo set on the Obelisk Arena at noon on Sunday. Melvin Benn, Managing Director, Festival Republic says: “There is nothing I can add that [...]

Broken Records – Until The Earth Begins To Part (4AD) 01/06/09

Melancholy is a word thrown around by many bands to describe their influence’s and lyrical tone. Broken Records take this complex emotion as more than just an influence, but more as a reason to exist . The Glaswegian outfit spin tales of disillusionment and melancholy throughout their debut album Until The Earth Begins To Part. [...]

People In Planes – Mayday (Wind Up) 08/06/2009

People In Planes, certainly seem to know their rock music reference points. On their new single Mayday, pronounced M’aidez apparently, there is musical references to everyone from Pearl Jam to Jimmy Eat World and then back again to Rage Against The Machine. A heady cocktail of musical influences you say, but unfortunately it’s one that [...]

The Rifles To Launch Their Own Club Night

The Rifles launch will their own club night at London’s Proud on June 17. Narrow Minded Social Club, whci is named after one of the band’s own songs, will take place every month in the Camden venue. Rifles guitarist Luke Crowther said: “We get so many requests from fans who are in bands asking if [...]

Kasabian – West Ryder Pauper Asylum (Columbia) 08/06/09

Kasabian, the great divider of the indie music buying population release their third, absurdly titled, album, West Ryder Pauper Asylum this week. Fans have already been given a taster thanks to a few Sony Bravia adverts and Tom’s and Serg’e prolific plugging of the record. Already it has divided opinion without it even being released [...]

Boy Crisis – Dressed to Digress (B-Unique) 22/06/2009

Boy Crisis are the latest in an ever growing line of synth driven, punk funk outfits to come out of New York. With ample amounts of blog buzz the five piece look set to follow in the well trodden path laid down by MGMT. Their latest offering Dressed to Digress may not be as psychedelic [...]