Articles by: Reuben Cross

by 18 Jul 2023

Listen: Brighton’s The New Eves Share Debut Single ‘Original Sin’

Folksy undertones with a fearsome punk energy.

by 23 Jun 2023

Interview: Geese: Departing Post-Punk, ‘3D Country’ and Nearly Calling it Quits

“We rightfully got put into that post-punk bubble of bands that have the same influences as us, and while some of that is really good, it didn’t feel like what we see the band as.”

by 01 Jun 2023

Review: Wide Awake 2023 – Scorching and Superb

Wide Awake has already cemented itself as one of the major focal points of the festival calendar

by 24 Mar 2023

Watch: Heartworms Share Video for ’24 Hours’ from Debut EP ‘A Comforting Notion’

While it shares much in common with much of the post-punk canon that has come before it, Heartworms breathe new life into the genre.

by 31 Aug 2022

Review: Unbridled Joy at Green Man Festival 2022

Unbridled joy for returning punters, and a life-changing experience for first-timers.

by 11 Aug 2022

Listen: Disq Share ‘If Only’ from Upcoming Second Album ‘Desperately Imagining Someplace Quiet’

Lyrically the track seemingly deals with the end of a relationship, and brings with it a yearning to return to how things used to be.

by 09 May 2022

Listen: Black Midi Announce Details Of Their Third Album ‘Hellfire’ And Share First Single ‘Welcome To Hell’

Try as hard as you want; there’s no stopping black midi. Any method of dismissal you might have for their chaotic antics, they’ve always got a retort up their sleeves. However you frame it, there’s simply too much on offer…

by 05 May 2022

Listen: Personal Trainer Share New Single ‘Rug Busters’

Dutch oddball septet Personal Trainer have continued their hot streak with new track ‘Rug Busters’. Where previous single ‘Key of Ego’ acted as a sharp blow to the head- with its direct approach and all-out ridiculousness, this new track worms…

by 28 Apr 2022

Listen: Katy J Pearson Shares New Single ‘Game of Cards’ via Heavenly Recordings

The alt-country flair is still present from earlier work, but there is a new sheen to the production which elevates the track with flourishes of sax and multi-layered harmonies.