Author Archives: Rachel Akiboye

PREVIEW: Beacons

For three whole days from 7th-10th August, Yorkshire’s rural Funkirk Estate in Skipton plays host to one of the UK’s most exciting emerging festivals. For anyone who hasn’t had the pleasure of being introduced to Beacons you are certainly in…

Gigslutz Interview: Hatcham Social

Only five months into 2014 and the London-based trio Hatcham Social have already wrapped a winter tour and seen the release of their third album Cutting Up The Present Leaks Out The Future. We caught up with lead singer, Toby…

Gigslutz Interview: HALF MOON RUN

Last summer’s release of Half Moon Run’s debut album ‘Dark Eyes’ had critics compare them to experimental veterans Radiohead. Having hit the road with Canadian indie darlings Metric and an upcoming tour with City and Colour scheduled this May, the harmony heavy…

Gigslutz New Video Round Up

D.A. Wallach– Glowing When the video for the Tyler, the Creator-directed video Glowing first surfaced at the end of October, the identity of the artist was somehow shrouded with secrecy. But now, after recently outing himself as the artist behind the visuals,…

Arthur Beatrice LIVE @ Cargo – 11th December 2013

There’s a lot to be said for a band that purposely evades the hype they attracted from their critically acclaimed debut single ‘Midland’. Choosing creative perfection over press adoration, Arthur Beatrice retreated to their studio to further hone their production…