GIGSLUTZ AWARDS 2014: The Winners

Almost 2000 of you voted in the Gigslutz Awards 2014 and the results threw up more than a few surprises. Big thanks to all those who took part and congratulations to the winners. BEST BAND: SLEAFORD MODS (Nominees: Catfish and…

LISTEN: Madonnatron – ‘Headless Children’

Following their incredible set for us at The Finsbury last month, and fully equipped with new edition Joan, London-based band Madonnatron are planning to release their debut album very soon. Taken from the album is new single ‘Headless Children’. Oozing the…

Ones To Watch: BENT

The latest export from Australia’s booming alt-pop scene, BENT are a post-punk group in the mould of The Raincoats or The Slits, but with their own skewed style thrown in. In a recent review of a compilation of Aussie and…

LIVE: October Drift @ Camden Monarch, 18.04.17

Recently Gigslutz sought a response to those perennial blowhards Kasabian’s ever-tiresome yawn-boast that they are the ‘saviours of guitar rock’, the response a unanimous ‘up yours’ to the ersatz-Northern clowns. To add to the list of alt-axe-gods to believe in…

EP: The Nyx – ‘The Nyx’

Originally forming in High Wycombe, The Nyx are a band who have without a doubt hit the ground running since their emergence. Fuelled with stellar riffs anda  fiery attitude, the band have been establishing themselves rapidly, gaining attention from the likes of…

LIVE: Jack Rocks 7 @ Sebright Arms, London 18.04.17

So, a Tuesday night in an East London basement venue packed with 7 bands playing Jack Daniel’s summer festival circuit, and it certainly didn’t disappoint. After seeing Bang Bang Romeo over last summer, it was clear that they were set for an even…

WATCH: Petrol Girls – ‘Touch Me Again’

Petrol Girls have released a new video to accompany their knockout track ‘Touch Me Again’, and it’s a powerful visual statement that’s guaranteed to get your activist blood pumping at full speed. The song is a vital, clear message to perpetrators of…

EP: Long Teeth – ‘Canned Laughter’

East London trio Long Teeth released their debut EP Canned Laughter via Drastic Decline Records on 20th of April, and If you’re a fan of acidic and witty “junk-food pop songs”, then this is a record you need to sink your gnashers in…

Record Store Day Interview: The View

Scottish indie-rockers The View are celebrating the 10th anniversary of their debut album Hats Off To The Buskers for Record Store Day 2017. They’re honouring the anniversary with a 10th anniversary limited edition vinyl release, that’ll be out tomorrow, Record…