Author Archives: Kate Crudgington

About Kate Crudgington

Assistant Editor for Gigslutz & Co-host on @getinherears (Hoxton Radio). Big fan of gender equality, Dr Martens, bob cuts, blogs, and liquid eyeliner.

NEW TRACK: Swine Tax – ‘Feels Like’

Newcastle-based trio Swine Tax have released their fourth single ‘Feels Like’, and it’s their most up-beat offering to date. Written and recorded during the band’s August residency at the iconic Sage Gateshead music venue, ‘Feels Like’ brims with the band’s trademark lo-fi sensitivity, but…

VIDEO PREMIERE: Night Owls – ‘Boomerang’

With a sound suited to their nocturnal namesake, Night Owls are here to disrupt your ears and eyes with their video for latest single ‘Boomerang’. Taken from their upcoming EP of the same name; the track is a grungy lament to…

LIVE: Beckie Margaret – The Waiting Room, London 28.09.18

Familiarise yourself with the breath-taking talent of song-writer Beckie Margaret before she inevitably steps in to larger spotlights, performing to sold out crowds. She packed out The Waiting Room at her debut London gig on Thursday night (hosted by Parallel Lines), and…

INTRODUCING INTERVIEW: Beckie Margaret

When Parallel Lines first announced Beckie Margaret’s debut London gig at The Waiting Room earlier this year, I immediately scrawled it in to my diary (using ink, none of that pencil nonsense). As an avid fan of Cool Thing Records (the…

INTERVIEW: NONN

The sounds of Stockholm coldwave sensation NONN (aka Christian Eldefors) have been buzzing around my brain since I first heard his vitally named single ‘Need’ back in April this year. The understated but urgent nature of his tracks resonate as deeply as…

Vice venues to host PNKSLM Slime Ball & Astroid Boys

Count your lucky stars that Vice are here to save the end of your September. They’ve organised another ace line-up of new music shows that they’ve spread across two of their most popular venues. The only problem you’re going to…

VIDEO INTERVIEW: DOLLS

London-based duo Dolls have been on my radar for a while, and they should be on yours too. Jade (guitar/vocals) and Bel (drums/vocals) have been performing their raucous mix of bluesy garage rock together across London for three years, and have…

EP: Slabtoe. – ‘Slow Movements’

The eerily named Slabtoe. have released their debut EP Slow Movements via Brighton label Twitcher Records; and it’s an intriguing collection of  lo-fi, lethargic, but magnetic sounds that will seep right in to your cells. Their sedated buzz will appeal to fans…