Tag: ones to watch

Ones To Watch: Dorey The Wise

To call an unsigned band the future kings of indie may be a somewhat far-fetched idea but, where Dorey The Wise are concerned, there couldn’t be a more fitting claim. Taking the typical components of indie rock and splashing them…

Ones To Watch: The Jackobins

No-one deserves to sign on the dotted line more than Liverpool’s The Jackobins. Creative, anthemic and polished, they’re the Rolls-Royce of the unsigned scene. The Jackobins are a five-piece made up of Dominic Bassnett (Lead Vocals), Veso Mihaylov (Lead Guitar),…

Ones To Watch: The Lucid Dream

With one album behind them and a couple of singles, The Lucid Dream are bringing a larger, more chilling sound with them for their second record and new single, ‘Cold Killer’. Having formed eight years ago in Cumbria, the quartet…

Ones To Watch: Asylums

Remember the first time you heard the loutish aggressive indie punk of The Libertines? Remember how the timing was just right because it followed Britpop and was in direct contrast to that? Well, Asylums have the potential to be THAT band. Whether it happens…

Ones To Watch: Pinkshinyultrablast

Combining early-90s, Slowdive-esque sounds with current electronic influences, Russian shoegazers Pinkshinyultrablast find themselves carefully straddling a line that lies between showcasing loyalty to influence and creating a unique, modern sound. The name ‘Pinkshinyultrablast’ nicely encapsulates the group’s music: colourful, shimmering…

Ones To Watch: Turrentine Jones

Turrentine Jones were formed in Manchester in 2010 –  they consist of an Australian, an Welshman and a Finn. They play a blues/rock style of music which is clearly impressive, as it earned them a slot at  Glastonbury last year….

Ones To Watch: Kobadelta

Hailing from the hometown that produced The Animals, Dire Straits and seen Neil Tennant of the Pet Shop Boys gaining education in the city, are five-piece Kobadelta.  The Newcastle-Upon-Tyne quintet are rapidly squaring up for their brand-new EP to be…

Ones To Watch: Cassels

Hailing from West London, brothers Jim and Loz Beck work together as Cassels; with a satisfying blend of punk, grunge and rock making up their music. ‘We Wander In The Night’ has a heavy intro that immerses the listener from…

Ones To Watch: Poets Of Anarchy

The King of Funk is a prestigious title, with a certain George Clinton still managing to hang on by the skin of his teeth. But, what naive Clinton doesn’t know is that there’s a new crowd in town – and…