Gigslutz Unsigned

Unsigned Act Of The Week: Victory Kicks.

Victory Kicks draw the listener in from the outset. The first track of their debut album – ‘The Decibel Age’ (released by independent record label Unmanned Aerial Vinyl) – is ‘Suitcase’. The first thing that I notice is that the…

The Savage Nomads release new single, ‘Porno’

Well, The Savage Nomads are back, and they’re sounding better than ever. Whilst new single – ‘Porno’ – retains the cool indie-pop sound and catchy, hooky guitars we have come to know and love, there is an added groove to…

Gigslutz Unsigned: Interview with Catalysts

It’s taken Arctic Monkeys years to hone their sleek leather clad image – you may remember their appearance to the Brits in 2008 where they dressed as farmers; hardly the sex icons they are now… But Catalysts seem to have…

Track Review: The Traps

The curious genre of Alt. Pop has recently boasted some of the hottest female talent of the age; Lana Del Rey, Cat Power and Sky Ferreira to name just a few.  However, one of the male bands to fit this…

Unsigned Act Of The Week: Your Correspondent

Exuding lyrically poetic, heart-rending tales of beauty, Your Correspondent (aka Andrew D. Smith), hails from the bright lights of Bedford but has recently travelled far and wide with crooning folkster, Christof, supporting The Staves on their tour. Having also recently…

Album Review: Turk Tresize – ‘Soul Casino’

The quicker you realise how easily life can deal you the hard card, the quicker you can be prepared for the next blow that tries to turn your world upside down.  Artists of the modern era are finding it increasingly…

EP REVIEW: Alex Bay ‘Daylight’

Alex Bay opens his latest EP with a cracker. ‘Nobody like you’ is brimming with energy and Tennessee guitar riffs echo his husky voice. Alex, or as I believe, Jack Sparrow’s doppelganger is a 24 year old from Hitchin, Hertfordshire….

Gigslutz Interview: GIANT STAR

Giant Star, they have balls and seemingly pretty large ones.  Their first album ‘Year Of The Snake’ takes on terrorists, the government and Rupert Murdoch.  Not only that but it sounds pretty awesome too.  Style and substance, you betcha!  We…

Unsigned Act Of The Week: LONGY

If you could fast forward three hundred and sixty-five days into the future, wouldn’t you love to be able to look at yourself in the mirror and think ‘look how far I’ve came in a year’?  For an independent artist,…