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INTERVIEW: Adam Naas

Adam Naas might just be the most personable artist I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing. When I arrived at Rich Mix in Shoreditch on Wednesday night (doused in a healthy amount of rain) I knew only a handful of his songs, but…

COMPETITION: Win a copy of new vinyl compilation ‘Indie Anthems’

On 26th May, Demon Music Group will release ‘Indie Anthems’. Spanning four decades, this vinyl indie compilation brings together many classics of the alternative genre, including ‘Here Comes Your Man’ (Pixies), ‘Movin’ On Up’ (Primal Scream). ‘Fools Gold’ (Stone Roses), ‘Trash’…

Festival Guide: M.I.A’s Meltdown Festival

Name: Meltdown Festival Where: Southbank Centre, London When: 9th – 18th June 2017 Headliners: M.I.A, Young Fathers, Soulwax, Afrikan Boy Also Featuring: J.D. Samson, Crystal Castles, Mykki Blanco, Princess Nokia, Young M.A A Brief History: Southbank Centre’s annual Meltdown festival has been running since 1993…

Tracks Of The Week, 12.05.17

Dubbing their sound as ‘scruffy pop rock,’ The Bad Habits’ latest offering ‘Obsessed’ encapsulates this perfectly. Huge, catch choruses ready for festival main stages, paired with grungy undertones mirroring the bands DIY approach (practicing in a basement and ‘Obsessed’ materialising…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: The Great Escape 2017

Name: The Great Escape – The Festival For New Music Where: 300+ venues, Brighton When: 18th – 20th May, 2017 Headliners: Slaves, Rag ‘n’ Bone Man & Kano Also Featuring: 450+ artists, including: Abbatoir Blues, Adam Naas, Anteros, Blood Red Shoes,…

Tracks Of The Week, 06.05.17

Following last year’s EP Same Stuff, Emily Magpie has shared her forthcoming single ‘The Witching Hour.’ Inspired by, and teeming with, the power of feminine energy, ‘The Witching Hour’ celebrates such energy in a fittingly bewitching manner. Pulsating and eerie,…

Festival Guide: Green Man 2017

Name: Green Man Festival Where: The Brecon Beacons, Wales When: 17th – 20th August 2017 Headliners: PJ Harvey, Ryan Adams, Future Islands Also Featuring: Kate Tempest, Sleaford Mods, Michael Kiwanuka,  The Shins, Conor Oberst, The Big Moon, The Orielles,  Roni Size, Thee…

EXCLUSIVE: Stream The Gluts’ new album ‘Estasi’

Milan-based punks The Gluts are releasing their new album Estasi via FuzzClub Records on Friday (May 5th), but here at Gigslutz we’ve got exclusive early access to the album, so you can stream the band’s brand new record right now. Estasi is the…