Gigslutz Interview with RADKEY

Brooklyn noiseniks Radkey have released their debut EP to hype nearly as loud as their hardcore punk racket.  The brothers Radke follow the current trend (The Strypes, The Orwells) of being ridiculously young and absurdly good.  Lead singer Dee’s vocal…

UB40 ‘Getting Over The Storm’ – Album Review

I’m not a UB40 connoisseur by any means, but I think they’re underrated in terms of being a national institution. Or maybe they’re not, you tell me. However if you’ve never heard ‘The Earth Dies Screaming’ and the beautiful b…

T IN THE PARK 2013: SUNDAY BACKSTAGE CHATS

EARTH, WIND & FIRE Philip Doron Bailey (vocals): “It was good today; l like it. It was fun; big audience, good response. Everything sounded right on stage – so I hope it sounded right in the audience. And everyone’s talking…

Richard Hawley LIVE @ Somerset House. July 14, 2013

Slinging on the first of many guitars, Richard Hawley looked genuinely taken aback by the grandeur of London’s Somerset House and the huge crowd ahead of him. “I can’t believe there’s so many of you. When we started out we…

THE WHIGS ‘Enjoy The Company’ – Album Review

Unlike the political party, American Garage-rock band –The Whigs – do not seem all that revolutionary, but certainly appear to have a rather laissez faire, rock ‘n’ roll attitude, and seem to be enjoying a similar wave of success to…

Gigslutz Interview with BEAR DRIVER

Fuzzy guitar pop band Bear Driver have obviously caught the attention of stateside big wigs. Their track ‘No Time to Speak’ was chosen for the soundtrack of new rom com ‘Stuck in Love’. The pacy sun-soaked stormer is taken from…