Interviews

Gigslutz interview with: THE JAR FAMILY

The Jar Family aren’t your normal make up band. Formed as a group of northern souls sharing a guitar and creating music together under economic hardship – using a ‘jar’ to collect donations and share between them, they were discovered…

Interview: Elliott Homer meets FRANK TURNER – Part 2

It’s here, the long-awaited second part of Elliott Homer’s mammoth interview with Frank Turner, folk-rocker extraordinaire! Last time we discussed the Reading and Leeds Festival and touring his latest album Tape Deck Heart, now let’s get Frank’s thoughts on crap…

Gigslutz interview with CATFISH & THE BOTTLEMEN

We have been more than taken recently at Gigslutz Towers by the emerging talent of Catfish & The Bottlemen. As well as getting the prestigious Gigslutz ‘track of the week’ they have also recently been Zane Lowe’s ‘hottest record in…

Gigslutz Interview – Sam Turner meets IS TROPICAL

Things are going along nicely for London trio Is Tropical. There second album ‘I’m Leaving’ was released earlier this year and they are in the middle of a packed festival season. Make sure you catch them if you can! Sam…

Gigslutz interview, Amelia Ward speaks to DEXTERS

Quite fairly described as the “bastard child of the The Clash, The Jam and The La’s” London band Dexters have had quite a year so far. Gaining notoriety after a busy few months supporting top bands, headlining at various venues…

Gigslutz interview with LIZZIE AND THE YES MEN

Lizzie and the Yes Men are Lizzie Holdforth, Andy Goodman, Keir Greenaway, Brendan Bailey. Describing themselves as ‘Tarantino surf-pop,’ Lizzie and The Yes Men combine their love for the cinematic sounds of Tarantino with surf, pop and desert rock, drawing inspiration from bands such as Best Coast, The Ronettes ,The Beach Boys,…

Gigslutz Interview with Your Favourite Enemies

Montreal based sextet Your Favourite Enemies have recently released their stunning debut EP, ‘Youthful Dreams of an Old Empire’. The band are fierce human rights advocates who remain dedicated to their old school DIY ethos on which they established the foundations of the band….

Gigslutz interview with SYKUR

Tomorrow night will see the Hoxton Bar & Kitchen play host to a showcase night from the iconic independent London label, Wall of Sound. Not ones to do things by halves, the night will showcase some of the label’s savvy…

Gigslutz Interview: Sophie Adam meets Josh Taerk

After the Canadian release of his debut album Never Look Back in 2011, Josh Tarek, a young singer-songwriter and poet from Toronto quickly became a musical phenomenon in his home country. Now, following up on the success from the album,…