Author Archives: Amelia Ward

The Charlatans Confirmed For Benacassim

Gigslutz’ heroes The Charlatans have announced that they will be playing Spanish music festival Benicassim this year. The news was announced on social media this morning, with tickets already on sale. The festival will take place from 17th-20th July and…

The Specials announce headline UK tour

Two-Tone legends The Specials have announced a full UK winter tour. The dates are all in November and mark the first headline tour the band will embark on since 2011. Full tour dates are below. To celebrate, here’s The Specials…

Liverpool Sound City announces second wave of artists

Liverpool’s Sound City festival has announced the second wave of artists confirmed for this years event. The line up includes Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr, Jon Hopkins, Action Bronson and Doves frontman Jimi Goodwin. Other acts to be announced include…

Listen: Chvrches cover Arctic Monkeys

Chvrches have covered Arctic Monkeys hit ‘Do I Wanna Know’ on an Australian radio show. The cover was done on Triple J’s ‘Like A Version’ , which has featured covers from the likes of Jagwar Ma, Vanve Joy and Franz…

Watch: London Grammar cover All Saints in Live Lounge

London Grammar have covered All Saints’ hit ‘Pure Shores’ on BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge. The London trip-hop three piece performed live on Fearne Cotton’s show this morning, covering 90s classic Pure Shores, which also appeared on Leonardo DiCaprio film…

Listen: Wild Beasts’ new single ‘Sweet Spot’

Wild Beasts have unveiled their next single ‘Sweet Spot’. The single is taken from their upcoming album ‘Present Tense’, which is due to be released on 24th February. You can hear the audio for the new track below. Let us…

Damon Albarn announces UK and Europe dates

Damon Albarn has announced a string of gigs in the UK and across Europe. The former Blur frontman will play two nights at intimate venues in London, before moving on to a string of dates and festivals across Europe. Albarn…

Watch: Arctic Monkeys cover Beatles classic

Arctic Monkeys covered Beatles hit ‘All My Love’ in New York to celebrate their biggest US headline gig. The Sheffield four piece kicked off their set on Friday night in Madison Square Gardens with the cover, to commemorate the 50th…