Belle & Sebastian Sign To Snow Patrols Publishing Label

After eighty albums, Belle and Sebastian leave Sony/ATV and sign to Polar Patrol Publishing, the record label established in 2010 and run by Snow Patrol’s Jonny Quinn, Gary Lightbody and Nathan Connolly. The band are going to release their ninth…

James Arthur LIVE @ Sheffield City Hall 13.01.14

When James Arthur asks the audience if there are any Mums in the audience tonight, even he seems surprised at the amount of screams. “Any Grandmas?” he asks, which gets a loud enough cheer, while a few Dads give a…

Alex James To Release More Blur Memorabilia

Alex James, former bassist of Blur and cheese connoisseur, has invited yet more ridicule as he releases a themed soft drink. The canned drink, called, wait for it, ‘Britpop’ (we see what you did there Alex…) is the next in…

Paul Weller Announces UK Tour For Summer 2014

Modfather, Paul Weller, is back this summer with a string of UK dates set in spectacular woodland locations spread across the months of June and July. Joining forces once again with the Forestry Commission, Weller will play five Forest Live…

Tracks Of The Week 13.01.13

Delivering a refreshing take on traditional blues with evident passion and skill, trio Howlin’ Circus are a pretty exciting addition to the thriving North London music scene. Having bonded over a love of all things rock n roll, the band…

The 1975 LIVE @ Brixton Academy 11.01.14

Arriving at London’s infamous Brixton Academy (a favourite venue of mine), I knew that I was going to witness something special. Having been to all three of The 1975’s sold out London residency it’s fair to say they certainly saved…

Embrace Announce New Album

Embrace have announced that they are to release their first album in seven years. The album is set for release on 28th April through Cooking Vinyl and will be self-titled. The first single to be released off ‘Embrace’ will be…

Alt-J To Continue Despite Bassist Exit

This weekend seen bassist  Gwil Sainsbury, departing from prestigious  indie rock group Alt-J. Reported by NME earlier today, (13th January) Sainsbury has announced his decision to leave the band as a ‘personal decision’, and will no longer be considered a…