Articles by: Matt Bisgrove

by 20 Nov 2020

Listen: Dry Cleaning share single ‘Scratchcard Lanyard’ via 4AD

Dry Cleaning have released brand new single ‘Scratchcard Lanyard’. The track, the bands first since signing to legendary indie label 4AD,  marks their first output since the ‘Boundary Road Snacks and Drinks’ EP in 2019. ‘Scratchcard Lanyard’ begins with a robotic…

by 30 Oct 2020

Listen: TV Priest announces signing to Sub Pop and share ‘Decoration’

It’s very rare that a band surfaces at the beginning of a year and creates such fanfare which quickly develops into adoration and a debut album, but that’s exactly what TV Priest are; rare in every sense of the word….

by 14 May 2020

Review: Public Practice dance through modern life with debut album ‘Gentle Grip’

Music (or any art for that matter) that originates from NYC seemingly transmits this unshakeable sheen. From Velvet Underground to Talking Heads to Beastie Boys to Yeah Yeah Yeahs, these artists carry this unconquerable self-belief and nonchalant cool that transcends…

by 22 Apr 2020

Listen: Newcomers Souki share their spell binding debut single ‘Miura’ via Permanent Creeps.

Coventry garage rockers Souki have released their debut single ‘Miura’, via Permanent Creeps. (Football FC, Italia 90, Bdrmm). Forming in 2019, the five-piece booked a headline slot at Birmingham’s Sunflower Lounge before they’d even written a song. What was to…

by 01 Oct 2019

Listen: Matt Maltese shares new single ‘Curl up and Die’

You wouldn’t expect a track named ‘Curl Up and Die’ to be about love but Matt Maltese’s new single is exactly that. A hot 2019 take on Lennon’s slower moments, but with a frank tale on how absurd love can…

by 26 Aug 2019

Watch: Brighton’s Porridge Radio have revealed their video for ‘Give / Take’ directed by Dream Wife’s Bella Popadec.

Brighton’s Porridge Radio have revealed their latest offering ‘Give / Take’ complete with a colourful DIY video directed by Dream Wife’s Bella Popadec. ‘Give / Take’ carries the same earnest indie-punk that has defined artists like Pip Blom, but with…

by 12 Aug 2019

Listen: Los Bitchos release new single ‘Pista (Great Start)’

Experimental outfit Los Bitchos release their latest single ‘Pista (Great Start)’ digitally and  on a 7” via Bad Vibrations August 12. If there were to be a manifesto of an artist ‘Pista (Great Start)’ is a well-defined declaration of how…

by 25 Jul 2019

Listen: Black Country, New Road announce new single ‘Sunglasses’, out via Blank Editions

Art-rock seven-piece Black Country, New Road have detailed their brand new single “Sunglasses”. The track – which is to be released on the Thurston Moore-affiliated independent label, Blank Editions – sees 500 copies of the single will being pressed to…

by 17 Jul 2019

Watch: Working Mens Club sign to Heavenly and release single ‘Teeth’

Working Men’s Club have signed to Heavenly Recordings and have revealed their brand new single ‘Teeth’. Whilst previous single ‘Bad Blood’ aims for Talking Heads, ‘Teeth’ makes you look silly by destroying all previous conceptions of what you thought WMC…