The Rumble Strips Announce September Tour

The Rumble Strips have confirmed a September UK tour which will see them travel up and down the country playing tracks from soon-to-be-released sophomore album ‘Welcome to The Walk Alone’. This will follow key festival appearances this summer including Glastonbury, Latitude & Reading/Leeds plus a special album launch show at Wilton Hall on July 15th, [...]

Fenech-Soler, London 13/06/2009

It seems Fenech-Soler could be standing on the cusp of tantalising greatness. Armed with an arsenal of incredible electro tunes written with nuance well beyond their tender years, they are paused, tentative, waiting for the world to cotton on. For the music fan this calm before the storm of success yields the opportunity to witness [...]

Animal Collective – Summer Clothes

Animal Collective are releasing the next single from their acclaimed album ‘Merriweather Post Pavilion’. Watch the video here.

Pontiak For UK Live Dates This Summer

Following the release of their critically acclaimed record, Maker (thrill213), the three brothers from the rural hills of Virginia – Lain, Van and Jennings Carney, have announced a string of UK dates. The band will be playing at the following venues; Sun 26th Jul : Birmingham – Supersonic Festival Mon 27th Jul : Leeds – [...]

New Found Glory Announce August UK tour

Following on from their recent two exclusive and sold out UK dates (June 2009), NEW FOUND GLORY are pleased to announce a further run of UK headline dates which will also include a main stage performance at this year’s Reading and Leeds festivals. Full list of August UK and Euro dates are: Fri 21 Belgium, [...]

The Big Pink Announce October Tour

The Big Pink are currently in New York putting the finishing touches to their as-yet-untitled debut album . In the mean time, the band are due to release their next single “Stop The World” on 29th June and will return to the UK in time to play a pre-Glastonbury Festival warm-up show at Bath’s Moles [...]

The Tim and Sam Band (Static Caravan) 21/06/09

On paper The Tim and Sam Band are as twee as you like, that despicable genre of music that’s floaty light and intended for listening on balmy days lying in fields surrounded by bunnies and daisies. Well the truth is lying in grass is itchy, rabbits are best in pies, and twee music is always [...]

Maps To Return With New Album Turning The Mind

Maps has announced details of new album ‘Turning The Mind’ which will be released on 28th September. ‘Turning The Mind’, recorded with Tim Holmes (Death in Vegas) at the Contino Rooms in London, is Maps’ second album and follows the Barclaycard Mercury Prize shortlisted debut ‘We Can Create’ (2007). Talking about the album, James Chapman [...]

The Dodos Announce Details Of Third Album.

The Dodos have announced they will follow up 2008′s ‘Visiter’ with ‘Time To Die’ on 31st August, produced by Phil Elk (Fleet Foxes, The Shins). Frontman Meric Long said of the album: “After Visiter, we had a lot of options for which direction to go. But I knew we wanted to make a rock record. [...]

The Harringtons – What You Know (Live)

The Harringtons have released a live video of current single What You Know. The band follow it up with Set In Our Ways on June 29th.