Author Archives: Kate Crudgington

About Kate Crudgington

Assistant Editor for Gigslutz (2015-2017) Now Co-Founder, Co-Host & Features Editor for @getinherears

PREMIERE: Swine Tax – ‘Chronic’

‘Chronic’ is the debut single from Newcastle alt-rockers Swine Tax. On the surface, the track appears to be a laid back listen – influenced by the likes of The National, Modest Mouse & Pavement – but ‘Chronic’ is a deeply personal song about dealing with feelings of inadequacy…

VIDEO PREMIERE: DIDI – ‘Sorry’

Not many twenty-one year olds can say they’ve been playing in bands for eleven years, but DIDI (aka Lauren Deakin Davies) has extensive experience in creating and producing her own music. She self-released her debut single ‘Sorry’ last week, and here at Gigslutz we’re excited to…

NEW TRACK: Cassava – ‘Long Way Home’

‘Long Way Home’ is the latest release from Southampton rockers Cassava, and it’s three and a half minutes of manic indie guitar and anthemic vocals. The four-piece recently supported Milburn (one of their favourite bands) at The Engine Rooms in their hometown,…

NEW TRACK: Heavy Suns – ‘Hide’

‘Hide’ is the new single from Barnsley based psych-rockers Heavy Suns, and it’s an abrasive, swaggering offering from the band who’ve been rated by This Feeling, Gigwise and Fred Perry as ‘ones to watch’ in 2017. The track is set to…

WATCH: Minihorse – ‘Thriller’

If you’ve woken up to the realisation that your dreams have “no meaning” and all the “circuit wiring” in your brain is merely a “harness for trapping delusions” – you need to listen to Minihorse. Guitarist Ben Collins had this…

WATCH: Fazerdaze – ‘Lucky Girl’

‘Lucky Girl’ is the latest single from Fazerdaze (aka Amelia Murray), and it’s taken from her debut album Morningside, which will be released via Flying Nun on the 5th of May. The New Zealander will be making her way over…

PREMIERE: Party Hardly – ‘Oh My God’

Here at Gigslutz, we’re excited to be premiering Party Hardy‘s new track ‘Oh My God’. It’s taken from their upcoming cassette Have We Got Time/Oh My God, which is due to be released on Witchgirl Recordings on the 23rd of March. These “Northern…

ALBUM: Ice Cold Slush – ‘Messy Endings’

Recorded live at The Moth Club in Hackney, Ice Cold Slush‘s Messy Endings is an infectious dose of indie rock that will leave you thirsty for more of their scuzzy, fuzzy sounds. The album was released on cassette via Burger Records last…

WATCH: Kissing Is A Crime – ‘Permanent Damages’

Brooklyn/NY indie-pop outfit Kissing is a Crime are set to release their debut self-titled album on March 24th via Don Giovanni Records, and if new track ‘Permanent Damages’ is anything to go by; it’s going to be an excellent debut. Speaking of the…