The Wave Pictures Announce UK Tour

After a summer spent criss-crossing the continent playing a host of festivals, The Wave Pictures get ready for a run of UK autumn dates and the release of a new single.

Brakes Live Album and Shows Announced

Brakes have announced they are to release a live album called ‘Rock Is Dodelijk’ and embark on a UK tour.

The Boxer Rebellion- Union (Unsigned) 14/09/2009

The Boxer rebellion sound more akin to current stadium filling indie bands Doves and Coldplay than your average unsigned band.

Fighting On: The Boxer Rebellion

Boxer Rebellion celebrated the physical release of their second album, ‘Union’ – last week, following on from the rapturous reception and critical acclaim the album received when it was made available to download earlier in the year. We talk to guitarist Todd Howe about touring, freebies and bouncing back…

Hockey – Song Away (Virgin) 14/09/2009

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last six months or just not switched your radio on, then you would have surely heard of Portland indie outfit Hockey.

Alberta Cross – Making Of The Album

To celebrate the release of Alberta Cross’ fantastic debut album ‘Broken Side of Time’ on Monday (September 21st), the band have uploaded a 3 min video of previously unseen studio footage, recorded whilst the band were at producer Mike McCarthy (Spoon, Trail of Dead)’s Texas studio.

The Drums Announce Debut UK Tour

Hotly tipped New York band The Drums, have announced their first ever UK tour this October

Cold Cave Announce UK Winter Tour

To coincide with the release of their debut album Love Comes Close (out 2nd November), US four-piece Cold Cave will embark on a 10-date tour of the British Isles.

The Strokes’ Julian Casablancas Posts Solo Song Online

The Strokes’ Julian Casablancas has posted a new solo song, ’11th Dimension’, on his official MySpace page,

Japandroids – Post-Nothing (Polyvinyl) 07/09/2009

It’s been a while since angst has sounded so vital and compelling