The Bank Holiday weekend saw the return of Dot to Dot Festival, the premiere multi-city, multi-venue festival in the UK, taking place in Manchester, Nottingham and Bristol. Undeterred by recent events, the festival went ahead as planned and the crowds were not left disappointed. Continue reading “Dot To Dot Festival”
Pop-rock band Royal Street bring the funk with new LP Flavors, to be released on 7 June. The Rhode Island band masterfully merge infectious dance beats with the oomph of a classic alt-rock sound, all tied together with some funky bass slaps. We can praise Royal Street for taking a saturated style, flipping it on its head, and making it their own. Continue reading “Royal Street – Flavors”
Last Thursday, Creatian punk rockers Barb Wire Dolls came to The Fulford Arms to tear things up. Supporting them on the night were Segregates and Young Urban Parasites. We got some photos of the action. Continue reading “Barb Wire Dolls at The Fulford Arms”
American metal band Eighteen Visions are set to release their latest album XVIII on the 2nd of June after a ten year gap.
Vine is the wonderfully weird and brand new album from performer and producer Jen Gloeckner. This art-pop record finds Jen moving away from the classic guitar, bass, and drum trifecta of her previous record Miles Away, instead engaging with the synthy stylings of electronica.
Blink 182 took nearly five years to record and release California. Less than a year later a ‘deluxe’ version was released including some of the songs normally left on the cutting room floor – if such a thing exists these days.
A new band on the Huddersfield scene, Birds and Beasts are releasing their first single with a special show at the Lawrence Batley Theatre.
Building on the spark created by his delicate folk debut, Luke Sital-Singh’s new album Time Is a Riddle has burst into a confident flame; with him seemingly more focused on his musicality, and developing a sound that is wholly his. Continue reading “Luke Sital-Singh – Time Is A Riddle”
Jim Jones & the Righteous Mind is the latest project from the much-acclaimed musician Jim Jones, who has become quite a staple in the rock ‘n’ roll music scene of late. His other projects have included groups such as Thee Hypnotics, Black Moses, and Revue, and not one to rest on his laurels, he’s back with a new band and a new album, titled Super Natural. Continue reading “Jim Jones & The Righteous Mind – Super Natural”