Category: Features

Celebrating Women In Music 2017

Although we’re keen to promote upcoming female talent every day here at Gigslutz, as today is International Women’s Day we thought it would be a good opportunity to celebrate some of the women in music who we’re most excited about,…

PLAYLIST: March 2017

It’s almost Springtime (March 20th marks the official change in season) so that means lighter evenings, warmer weather, and delightful daffodils popping up all over the shop. It’s also International Women’s Day on the 8th of March, so chuck this motivational…

Nirvana’s ‘Most-Played’ Chart Revealed By PPL

Although he may not have approved of us all fawning over his memory and pining for his return, on what would have been his 50th birthday, I’m sure Kurt Cobain would forgive us for obsessing over his music. Whether we’ve…

PLAYLIST: February 2017

You probably don’t need reminding that the world is falling to pieces right now, so here’s a handy playlist you can whack on whilst you’re pretending everything’s totally fine and okay forever…   PINS – ‘Aggrophobe (feat. Iggy Pop)’ Cool-as-fuck…

FOR THE RECORD: DJ Shadow ‘Entroducing’

“Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot. Others transform a yellow spot into the sun” – Pablo Picasso Music journalism goes in waves. At the moment there is a recurring theme of (insert a year divisible by two)…

ANNIVERSARIES: Albums turning 20 in 2017

Blur – Blur Despite my being less than a year old at the time of its release (and I certainly won’t falsely claim that this is when I began listening to it) Blur’s fifth album has, throughout my teenage years,…

ANNIVERSARIES: Albums turning 10 in 2017

Arctic Monkeys – Favourite Worst Nightmare I’m 100% sure that everyone has a point in their life at which they become aware of music and its potential to impact you; most likely at around 11/12. Albums that come out around…

Playlist: Protest Songs

It hardly seems necessary for me to go into why we’ve put together a playlist of ‘Protest Songs’ right now. So I won’t… What I will say is that it’s at times like this that we seek refuge in music…