The Crookes – Chasing After Ghosts

Next in line to try and make us proud of Yorkshire, is The Crookes, a band who have already been described as Steve Lamacq’s ‘favourite British band’

Steve Mason Announces New UK Tour And Single

The single is taken from his 2010 solo album, Boys Outside, and the tour will see Mason play his biggest shows to-date.

Listen To New Death Cab For Cutie Track ‘You Are A Tourist’

Last night BBC’s Zane Lowe globally premiered on Radio 1 Death Cab For Cutie’s new track, You Are A Tourist, and now the track is available to stream

Yacht Announce New Album ‘Shangri-La’

Yacht have announce they will return with their second album for DFA records and their fifth in total, ‘Shangri-La’, on June 27th.

Listen To Holy Ghost!’s New Single ‘Wait and See’

New York’s Holy Ghost! have announced they are set to release new single ‘Wait & See’ on April 25th through DFA Records.

Fixers For New EP And May UK Tour

The EP will be released by their new label Vertigo on May 9th and to support the release the band will be touring the UK throughout May.

Wye Oak – Civilian (Merge Records/City Slang)

What summer would sound like if it were feeling somehow both bright and melancholy.

EMA – California

Before EMA releases her debut album, Past Life Martyred Saints due on 9 May 2011 through Souterrain Transmissions, she has made this DIY video for album track ‘California’

Sons & Daughters Releasing New Album ‘Mirror Mirror’

‘Mirror Mirror’ is the band’s follow up to 2008’s The Gift and was produced by Keith McIvor , aka JD Twitch of Optimo Music.

Rival Schools – Pedals (Atlantic) 07/03/2011

So after a long ten year wait, is Pedals as good as we hoped? Well, sadly it’s not, and compared with their debut, it falls rather short.