Author Archives: Ella Scott

About Ella Scott

Gigslutz Editor, token Geordie and Blur fangirl. Naturally, achieving Vicky Pattinson's VIP edge is what drives me to get up in the morning.

Arctic Monkeys number 1 on American Alternative Songs Chart

Sheffield’s Arctic Monkeys have rightly attained their first number one spot on the Alternative Songs Billboard chart in America. Eight years after their first appearance on the American Billboard charts with ‘I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor’, the…

Bombay Bicycle Club Talk Glastonbury 2014

In an interview with Gigwise, Bombay Bicycle Club discusses the gruelling art of connecting with fans at festivals and admits they’re “keen on doing Glastonbury” in 2014. The bands bassist, Ed Nash, told Gigwise that the bands festival season’s plans…

The Horrors move to a “heavier direction”

Alternative rock five piece The Horrors, reveal that their fourth studio album will have more of an “Electronic Direction”. The band from Southend-on-Sea have sustained in shifting their experimental sound, through the use of “sequencers and rhythm” according to Horrors…

EP REVIEW: The Bloody Nerve – ‘Blue’

2013 has seen the resurrection of American rock, with the un-avoidable pop-rockers Haim at every turn and The Orwells slamming their way into the UK’s mainstream with the purest form of punk rock. It was impossible not to be influenced…

Alt-J To Continue Despite Bassist Exit

This weekend seen bassist  Gwil Sainsbury, departing from prestigious  indie rock group Alt-J. Reported by NME earlier today, (13th January) Sainsbury has announced his decision to leave the band as a ‘personal decision’, and will no longer be considered a…

Ones To Watch: Poets Of Anarchy

The King of Funk is a prestigious title, with a certain George Clinton still managing to hang on by the skin of his teeth. But, what naive Clinton doesn’t know is that there’s a new crowd in town – and…

Unsigned Act Of The Week: David Ward

Since the release of Arctic Monkeys ‘AM’ and Tame Impala’s ‘Lonerism’, vinyl has shot onto every retro teen’s Christmas list and Oxfam have never seen as many kids browsing amongst the old cabinets, trying to find a hidden gem. Vinyl…

Unsigned Act Of The Week: The Bloody Nerve

The Bloody Nerve are an underground western rock-n’-roll band, working to scorch their name into the soil outside of their hometown – Nashville, Tennessee. Since the controversial Miley Cyrus burst back with that performance and Johnny Cash’s marvellous life ended in the historical…

Welcome Pariah ‘Catch The Moment’ – EP Review

A modern day alternative rock band, mixed with a subtle 60’s psychedelic influence, and sprinkled with a contemporary twist…  Not many people can name many who can incorporate all three genres, and still sound ace.  However, this bazaar blending is…