Tag: gigslutz unsigned

Track Review: Crash Island – ‘Howl (Come On!)’

Since last year’s debut – Strange Shores – London four-piece Crash Island have set themselves as the cool new band to look out for. The mix of influences on their EP, which is just as eclectic as the band members’ nationalities,…

EP Review: Victory Kicks – ‘Emergency Noise’

Gigslutz first gave you Victory Kicks back in March, when we introduced you to The Decibel Age. In what can only be described as an extremely impressive turnaround, they’ve gifted us another bundle of easy-listening in the form of their…

EP Review: Fragile Souls – ‘Broken’

Fragile Souls have been together for a little over two years after Ryan Coggins met up with Paul Freegard to write a few tunes before the pair decided to fuse together Paul’s electronic passion with Ryan’s love for the blues…

Track Review: Mourning Birds – ‘Breathe’

It would seem that old rock ‘n’ roll nostalgics have been given some song-shaped hope… The track in question is ‘Breathe’ by the three piece British band, Mourning Birds. Having reached a broad audience thanks to their first single ‘Oh…

Unsigned Act Of The Week: Jack Rowberry

Fresh from winning the Scottish Alternative Music Award 2014, this new EP titled ‘Watching The Sun’ is a real statement of intent from Jack Rowberry, following on from his 2013 EP ‘Ladybird’. ‘Watching The Sun’ is a three track EP…

Track Review: Desert Ships – ‘Heart Beats’

‘Hearts Beats’ is the new single by trip-tonic, space rock band Desert Ships. After the success of their debut album, ‘Doll Skin Flag’, the London three-piece have teamed up once again with producer Mark Gardener to create this unique new track….

Album Review: Birdeatsbaby – ‘The Bullet Within’

‘The Bullet Within’ (Dead Round Eyes Records, 2014) is the third studio album from Brighton-based band Birdeatsbaby and seems to carry you throughout unexplored lands, full of mysteries and secrets. The album opens with ‘The Bullet’, which has previously been…

Interview with The Gramotones

Having recently released the ‘Old Man Song’ EP, and having just been announced as the support for Paul Weller for dates both in Europe and the UK, Gramotones are set to become the name on everyone’s lips this summer. Gigslutz’…

EP Review: Loredo – ‘Trawl’

In a genre boasting the likes of Jack White, Sonic Youth and The Strokes, it’s difficult to show originality in the category of alt-rock. Every ounce of innovative flair seems to have already been covered and championed by another, making…

One To Watch: Mark Barrett

Gigslutz Unsigned certainly sees plenty of new and cool bands coming up to break into the music industry, but great new singer-songwriters are hard to come by. Sixteen year old Mark Barrett is trying to change that. Disappointed by the…