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LISTEN: Hookworms share new track ‘On Leaving’

Hookworms have released new track ‘On Leaving’ from their upcoming album The Hum. With the album set for release on November 10, the Leeds based band are celebrating early with a UK tour ending with an album release hometown show…

Peace, Jaws & Childhood LIVE @ 100 Club, London 11.09.14

Rating: People queuing up outside the 100 Club tonight should consider themselves lucky. Not only were the tickets they won to the gig tonight free but they’re to see three of Britain’s most exciting acts at the moment. Baggy t-shirted Jaws,…

ALBUM REVIEW: Karen O ‘Crush Songs’

Rating: When the rock goddess that is Karen O revealed some months ago that she was going it alone, it raised more than a few eyebrows of music fans around the globe. What did that mean for Yeah Yeah Yeah’s?…

LIVE: Bestival, Robin Hill Park, Isle Of Wight 04-07.09.14

Rating: By name and by nature, Bestival has become one of the UK’s most loved festivals, and closed 2014’s season in its now renowned style, where castaways and natives joined forces to create the ultimate desert island disco. With huge…

ALBUM REVIEW: Jaws ‘Be Slowly’

As Peace move towards a change of style – and not a good one – and Swim Deep seem to have slipped out of the public eye, that revered ol’ ‘B-Town’ scene finds itself with a new flag bearer. Sure,…

LIVE: Festival No. 6, Portmeirion, Wales 05-07.9.14

Festivals belong in fields, or so I once thought. “Just 20,000 people standing in a field” sang Jarvis sardonically – written, mind, before Pulp’s seminal Glastonbury performance in 1995. All you need to accurately recreate the typical festival experience is…