While compiling the 20th anniversary deluxe reissue of Underworld’s seminal album ‘dubnobasswithmyheadman’, Rick Smith uncovered rare previously unreleased material “pieced together from old dats, floppy disks and cassette tapes by the misterons”…Here’s the incredible ‘Saved from the cutting room floor mix* – Underworld vs The Misterons’.. (more…)
Burton-On-Trent’s incendiary punk rockers, Max Raptor, are getting ready for their storming autumn live schedule. A brand new UK Headline Tour with support from Freeze The Atlantic & Speaking In Italics from 5th to 14th Oct 14, a UK Tour supporting The Subways between 25th and 31st Oct 14 and have also just been added to Nightmare Festival in Camden on 1st Nov. (more…)
East London band Tigercats reveal the video for their brand new tune ‘Junior Champion’, taken from their forthcoming album ‘Mysteries’, to be released on Fortuna POP! In January. The freshly upbeat and sophisticated indie number, written by band’s songwriter Duncan Barrett, it’s a tell about American chess prodigy Bobby Fischer and a sure anthem for chess fans everywhere. (more…)
Dublin’s incendiary noise makers Girl Band, unveil this incredible video for ‘De Bom Bom’, out now via Any Other City Records. ‘I Love You’ (Beat Happening Cover), is the surprising B-Side to new single. (more…)
Youth return with their second single, ‘Tonight’, a smoothly melodic and alluring Neo-Soul number. The track is a collaboration with Bad Life’s Astro Zu, the intriguing London-based producer. In Astro words…“lets dem lush vox reign supreme!” (more…)
Exciting Dublin young brothers, Hudson Taylor, share the video for their new stirring anthem ‘Chasing Rubies’, released via Polydor on October 5th. Brothers Harry and Alfie continue to deliver spellbinding tunes and they also been confirmed as the main support for Bugg on his UK tour in October, which takes in nine cities and culminates at Alexandra Palace on October 21st… (more…)
#1 DJ in the world, Calvin Harris, releases his next massive single ‘Blame’, featuring British Neo-soul man John Newman, on September 7th. ‘Blame’ will debut globally on September 4th 2014. The video is directed by top filmmaker Emil Nava. (more…)
South London-based duo The Correspondents – singer Mr Bruce and a producer Chucks – reveal this impressive ‘stop frame’ animated video (directed and animated by Bruce), to accompany their new charming tune ‘Give You Better’, about giving a bit of advice to a couple’s attempt into the world of Tinder… (more…)
London-based dance pioneers and top producers iLL BLU, return with their massive remixes for The Weeknd’s ‘Often’, released via their newly formed label Climax Music partnership with Island Records. (more…)
Exciting London-based Eastern influenced band, Moksha Medicine – Rosanna Dean (vocals), Rob Fairey (guitar), Chris Smith (bass/synth), Samantha Porter (drums) – unveil their new single ‘Spindle Thief’, a modern psychedelic rock tune (out Sept 15th). Taking their name from Aldous Huxley’s writings on visionary experiences, and describing their sound as “Spacemen 3 injected with Grace Slick and Omar Khorshid”….
‘Spindle Thief’ is the perfect intro to one of London’s hottest new bands. (more…)
Los Angeles based and originally from Hong Kong, Hawaii and New York City trio, The Mercy Beat – Matty Bennett, Ian Smith and Sam Endicott – are set to release their eponymous debut EP in the UK, on September 15th, via French indie label OSKAR Recordings. The EP is a sweet and fresh collection of falsetto pop gems.
For now, to get things going, check out this rather great Soto Voce (Miguel De Vivo from Villains new project) Remix of The Mercy Beat’s track ‘Sweet’… (more…)
Colchester-based forward-thinking electronic producer and multi-instrumentalist Dominic Gentry aka Attaque, makes thrillingly smart electronica tunes and exquisite soundscapes. This is ‘Change Your Mind’ feat Adam Pleass from Qtier, the anthemic lead single (Due for release on 6th October) from Attaque’s debut album ON LY OU (Out 27/10/13). Attaque explains: “This really is the record I wanted to make, embracing my inner tearful shoegazeness.” (more…)
Coventry & Barcelona-based band The Primitives, describe their sound as “…like a cross between a car crash and a nursery rhyme…” Fronted by indiepop blonde bombshell Tracy Tracy and Morrissey-approved (naming them as one of his preferred bands), The Primitives (Tracy Tracy, Paul Court, Tig Williams & Raph Moore) return with ‘Spin-O-Rama’, their brand new uplifting Sunshine Punk number, taken from their new album, also called ‘Spin-O-Rama’, released on 13th October. (more…)
AWKWARD VIDEO: COMING HOME UNEXPECTEDLY TO REALIZE THAT…AT HOME WITH YOUR PARENTS YOU’RE NOT THE BOSS
We’ve all been there, we all know how it is, their house, their rules and we also know that we are never ready for things like this…Desperate for the loo, Dean rushes home from work and gets more than he ever wanted or dreamed to see his parents doing… WARNING: you cannot unsee this! (more…)
TriForce Short film Festival (TFSFF), is a unique and exciting platform for up and coming filmmakers to showcase their work on the big screen. The festival’s main objective is to present quality short films (under 20 minutes) as well as support, recognize and honor filmmakers. It’s now in its 3rd year and is held at the prestigious BAFTA in London (Saturday 22nd November 11am-11pm).
The final entry date is 27th October, TriForce are accepting all types of short movies (up to 20 minutes) and emerging filmmakers with films under 5 minutes can enter for free in the new Micro Shorts category. (more…)