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EP: URF – ‘For The Ride’

Following the release of their debut single ‘Athena’ last year, URF last week shared For The Ride, an EP that faultlessly encapsulates what URF have to offer. Having met amidst the bustling Manchester music scene, inspired by a sea of creativity, but also…

EP:Scab Hand – Sparse Anatomy

The new Sparse Anatomy EP from Brighton natives, Scab Hand, is produced by axe-auteur Marc R. Norris (Eighties Matchbox, B-Line Disaster) and boy, does it show! Sparse Anatomy is Scab Hands latest effort.  Following the success of 2017’s ‘Howl/Irregular Bed’ single, as well as…

EP: David Keenan – ‘Strip Me Bare’

Last year, at Manchester’s Neighbourhood festival, a hive for emerging artists, I was pulled to a cramped, vibrant pub to see David Keenan. I’d heard the name whispered in the crevices of my group previously, but I was entering the…

EP: Plastic People – ‘Gripping Reality’

Having started to make a name for themselves last year on the gig/festival circuit, earlier this month Plastic People have shared Gripping Reality – a dose of swaggering noise that floats somewhere between Queens of the Stone Age and The…

EP: God on My Right – ‘Swallow’

God on My Right, aka brothers Sean and Michael Hollywood are an alternative/electro/ industrial  duo based in Liverpool and London who burst onto the scene in early 2016. Recent signings to Deltasonic Records, home of the Coral and The Zutons,…

EP: Campfire Social – ‘Wellbeing’

Similar to our Great British summer, Campfire Social have arrived with an alt-pop offering that can turn dramatically from blue skies, to storm-on-the-horizon at a moments notice. On Wellbeing we hear the North Walian five-piece trade in their former folk-leaning tendencies…

EP: HVMM – ‘Talk To Me Like I’m Dead’

Worcester band HVMM‘s visceral rock shines through on Talk To Me Like I’m Dead, their new EP, set for release next month. Opening track ‘Lacerate’ suits its namesake perfectly; as Andy Teece’s vocals howl over a turgid guitar-based instrumental, the…

EP: Generation – ‘Who Loves This Generation?’

The current punk renaissance has brought to the fore The Touts from Derry, Proletariat from Manchester and now Liverpool is trying its luck with Generation. Liverpool is not somewhere particularly famed for its punk heritage, but nevertheless Generation are blazing…

EP: Guttfull – ‘#notallmen’

The debut EP from sax punk band GUTTFULL builds on their already riotous, unapologetically angry and hugely catchy singles to bring together a collection of modern feminist anthems with big pop sensibilities. Formed in 2016 and including members from Thee…