Author Archives: Sam Lightle

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EP REVIEW: Sleaford Mods ‘Tiswas’

Rating: What can you say about Sleaford Mods that hasn’t been said already? The Nottingham duo speak about life on the brink and the harsh reality that life isn’t all gold tinted and a thing of beauty. They don’t pretend…

Frank Turner announces upcoming album plans

Frank Turner has revealed details for his forthcoming album The Third Three Years. The LP will be released on November 24 via Xtra Mile Recordings and features 21 previously unreleased rarities including covers of: Queen, Tom Petty and Paul McCartney/Wings,…

LISTEN: The Penelopes stream remix of ‘Do It Again’ single

Parisian electronic band The Penelopes have performed a remix  of The Ting Tings’ forthcoming single, ‘Do It Again’. The Penelopes, who consist of Axel Basquiat and Vincent T,  have enjoyed recent success with their remix of Lana Del Ray’’s, ‘Ultraviolence’ and…

WATCH: Jamie T covers ‘Waiting ‘Round To Die’

Jamie T has covered Townes Van Zandt’s ‘Waiting ‘Round To Die’. He performed the cover during an appearance on Zane Lowe’s Radio 1 show yesterday (October 1), in support of his latest LP Carry On The Grudge, that was released on…

Ryan Adams announces Halloween release

Ryan Adams has confirmed details for a new four track Halloween themed EP entitled Vampires 7”. Refusing the lay down and have a rest following the release of his latest self-titled LP, 1984 EP and the Jacksonville 7”, the American…

WATCH: Twin Atlantic share ‘Hold On’ video

Twin Atlantic have dropped a new video for their track ‘Hold On’. The song has been lifted off their latest LP Great Divide and becomes the third track off the album to have an accompanying video with it with, ‘Heart and…