Articles by: Sam Ford

by 29 Jan 2018

We talk to Sports Team about diss tracks and Cambridge as they release debut EP ‘Winter Nets’

Sports Team have spent the last 12 months travelling the country, honing their craft and building a following ready to listen to their recorded offerings. Today, the band release ‘Winter Nets’ via Nice Swan Records. The EP serves as an…

by 24 Jan 2018

Insecure Men: Behind the Scenes of ‘Teenage Toy’

After revealing to us at the beginning last year that his new group, Insecure Men wasn’t just a covers band making lo-fi versions of songs like ‘Rainy Days and Mondays’ and ‘Streets of Philadelphia’, Saul Adamczewski has now released two…

by 10 Jan 2018

Trudy and the Romance treat us to tracks from ‘Junkyard Jazz’ live from The Epstein Theatre, Liverpool

Trudy and The Romance are set to have a fantastic year. Yep, we’re only 10 days in and we’re already calling it. If their stellar debut EP “Junkyard Jazz”, which arrived late last year, wasn’t enough to convince you so,…

by 31 Dec 2017

Listen: First The Starlight Magic Hour rise from the Manchester underground and release debut single

The Starlight Magic Hour promised us a lot. Albums, novels, a fucking off-West End musical, all cleverly interconnected to paint the picture of a young girl and a story of psychological abuse, torture, and murder- but ultimately love. And, if…

by 20 Nov 2017

Listen: First Sports Team release first taste of debut EP with track ‘Stanton’

Aside from the few with their ears to the ground, Sports Team will be a brand new name, but one you should get to know very quickly. The Harlesden six piece who cite Pavement and Haircut 100 as influences, have…

by 16 Nov 2017

Interview: We chat Pit Parties and more with Fluffer!

Whether its the incredible line ups or the impressive artwork of Russell Taysom, Fluffer will have caught your eye somewhere down the line. Fluffer began as a label and but now most prominently seen as a series of special events….

by 09 Nov 2017

Watch: Honey Hahs are all smiles in self directed video for ‘Beer Fear’

Get up, brush your teeth, go to school, go to football, go play a gig and get signed to Rough Trade with your sisters. This is a simplistic version of a day in the life of Honey Hahs, an all…

by 02 Nov 2017

Listen: First Totally return to make our day with new one ‘Moonlit Memory’

Totally are a London band who are forcing chins to wag. Siting influence from sixties girl groups and 90s RnB, the four piece girl band are onto a winner. Achieving attention from all the right places, the band play The…

by 01 Nov 2017

Listen: First Haze return with new one ‘Piochitas’ & take over a Legion Club for the video

If you’ve recently been checking out the UK’s buzziest bands across London and Oxford, it’s quite likely that you’ll have met Haze. The four piece, originally from oxford, have been warming up the crowd for the likes of Shame, Rat…