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Articles by: Sam Ford

by 06 Jul 2018

Listen: Brighton’s Fur release new single ‘What Would I Do?’

If you’ve not invested the time into Brighton’s Fur just yet, it’s probably best that you address that situation now. The South Coast four piece indulge in throwback sounds of the fifties and sixties to create unapologetic pop songs ready…

by 26 Jun 2018

Listen: Sleep Eaters release debut single ‘Ghost On Fire’

From the ashes of the sorely missed Whistlejacket and Puffer – former signees to The Horrors’ own Raft Records – comes the zombified phoenix that is Sleep Eaters, accompanied by their debut single ‘Ghost On Fire’, slated for a June 26th release…

by 15 May 2018

Listen: First Check Out Our Yassassin Photo Diary And Their New Single ‘Citizen’

Powered by vicious chords and buoyed by a fervent sing-along chorus, the new single from London 5-piece Yassassin is a defiant call-to-arms, reaffirming their existence and predicting ‘the children gonna wake up’. The quintet navigate today’s charged climate with barbed…

by 11 May 2018

Listen: Pip Blom releases new one ‘Pussycat’

After her hugely successful tour with Sports Team and a string of festival dates including The Great Escape on the horizon, Dutch songwriter Pip Blom has released a brand new single in the form of the raucous ‘Pussycat’ as well…

by 10 May 2018

Preview: We Can’t Wait For The Great Escape 2018

As we etch further into 2018 we come up to the most wonderful time of the year, no not Christmas, festival season; and with festival season comes the biggest and best new music festival in Europe, The Great Escape. The…

by 08 May 2018

Listen: First Permanent Creeps Release Peeping Drexels/Honkies Split Single

If you’re familiar with London’s small venues, pubs and club nights, you’ll be familiar with the names Peeping Drexels and Honkies. Two bands who have been putting the ground work in playing support slots to hone their craft and build…

by 04 May 2018

Listen: First Hull’s Lumer return with single ‘BURN/BLEED’

The latest offering from Hull’s Lumer arrives in two parts; a spectral, harrowing anarcho-noise manifesto for an alternative future entitled BURN/BLEED. Boasting a vocal that seemingly represents some swamp-dwelling juggernaut summoned from the fog to tackle “power, corruption and lies”, its…

by 27 Apr 2018

Listen: First Haze release scathing new single ‘Ladz Ladz Ladz’

Though their name might imply a lack of clarity, Oxford’s Haze demonstrate focus in abundance on latest offering ‘Ladz Ladz Ladz’, released via Permanent Creeps on April 27th. Boiling hot but never spilling over, it’s that special brand of ramshackle post-punk that…

by 26 Apr 2018

Listen: Portsmouth five piece Hotel Lux release brutish new single ‘Daddy’

Six months since the release of the brilliant, The Last Hangman, it feels grimly satisfying to be back in Hotel Lux territory. From the offset, the band have inhabited a world of personal unrest, ready to speak starkly and vehemently about…