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LIVE: Field Music @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, 26.10.16

Having had the pleasure of seeing the eccentric excellence of the infamous Brewis brothers’ side project, Ian Black’s SLUG, on more than one occasion, I was particularly looking forward to finally witnessing their long-term main commitment for the first time….

Gigslutz Video Vote, February 2016

Welcome to the Gigslutz February Video Vote! Over the next few weeks we’ll be sharing music videos from a variety of new and up-and-coming artists, and asking you to vote for your favourite by using the star rating below. At the…

LISTEN: SLUG cover Kate Bush’s ‘The Big Sky’

Having just announced a full UK tour, including dates with ‘supergroup’, FFS, Ian Black has now shared his new project, SLUG‘s, latest offering: a cover of Kate Bush’s ‘The Big Sky’. Having released his debut album as SLUG earlier this…

LISTEN: Tracks Of The Week Playlist, March 2015

Another month has passed, and that means another month’s worth of fantastic new tracks that should not escape your listening pleasure. Here are just some of our favourite songs from exciting, upcoming artists from the last few weeks:  

Tracks Of The Week, 26.03.15

Upon hearing Hot Shorts for the first time last week on Marc Riley’s 6Music show, I became a fan instantly. Hailing from Manchester, the band released their debut EP back in January and have since been taking the Manchester scene by…

SLUG announce release of debut album, ‘Ripe’

One of our ‘Ones To Watch’ for 2015, SLUG, have now announced that their highly anticipated debut album, Ripe, is set for release on 13th April. One of the most interesting and exciting new bands around, SLUG are the brainchild of Ian Black…

SLUG LIVE @ St Moritz, 09.01.15

Having never been to the St Mortiz club, I’m slightly taken aback by just how small it is: a cosy, beamed, ski-shack kind of a vibe with possibly the tiniest stage I’ve ever seen. It probably also seems even smaller…

2014 Tracks of the Year

As we come to the end of the year, I thought it only right to put together a ‘best of’ for my Tracks Of The Week –  a ‘Tracks Of The Year’, if you will. 2014 has been a pretty exciting year…

Tracks Of The Week, 03.11.14

Having played Reading and Leeds Festivals, and supported the Jim Jones Revue on their last ever European tour, John J Presley has also found the time to be writing some pretty cracking tunes. Oozing fuzzy, dark blues, his latest track…