Author Archives: Amelia Ward

BBC announce 6 Music festival in Manchester

BBC Radio 6 Music have announced on air they are to hold their own two day festival in Manchester. The festival will take place from 28th February to 1st March and is to be held in Victoria Warehouse – the…

Gigslutz Interview With: Cage The Elephant

Cage The Elephant first bounced on to the scene in early 2008, with their southern blues tinged garage rock sound, in fitting with the Black Keys and early Kings of Leon. Cage The Elephant may have dropped off the UK’s…

Alex James To Release More Blur Memorabilia

Alex James, former bassist of Blur and cheese connoisseur, has invited yet more ridicule as he releases a themed soft drink. The canned drink, called, wait for it, ‘Britpop’ (we see what you did there Alex…) is the next in…

Embrace Announce New Album

Embrace have announced that they are to release their first album in seven years. The album is set for release on 28th April through Cooking Vinyl and will be self-titled. The first single to be released off ‘Embrace’ will be…

Oasis’ back catalogue available on Spotify from today

Spotify have today announced that Oasis’ back catalogue is now available on their service. The streaming service announced this morning on Twitter that Oasis are now available to stream, meaning our playlists are almost complete (minus The Beatles). According to…

Watch – Jake Bugg premieres new video

Jake Bugg has released the video for his latest single ‘A Song About Love’. The video, showing a more sentimental side than we usually see of the Nottingham teenager, and accompanies the third single released from Shangri La, Bugg’s second…

Disclosure and Bastille dominate Brits nominations

Disclosure, Bastille and Rudimental lead 2014’s Brit Awards nominations table. This year’s nominations have taken on a less commercial approach than usual, with more focus on emerging artists and bands. International nominees include Haim, Arcade Fire and Kings of Leon,…

Charlatans To Record New Music This Year

Tim Burgess has announced that The Charlatans will be regrouping to record new songs in 2014. The news came on Twitter as Tim revealed on his account that the band will be regrouping, 25 years after the band formed in…

Listen – Bombay Bicycle Club’s new track Luna

London four piece Bombay Bicycle Club have revealed their new track, Luna. Luna is the third track to be unveiled from the bands fourth LP , ‘So Long, See You Tomorrow’, which is set for release on 3rd February. Luna…