Tag: Sunderland

WATCH: Field Music – ‘The Noisy Days Are Over’

Sunderland’s Field Music are back with an exciting new album, set for release in February next year. Prior to that, however, the band have released a brand new video for single ‘The Noisy Days Are Over’. Currently included in the…

SPLIT FESTIVAL SPOTLIGHT: FRANKIE & THE HEARTSTRINGS

Sunderland’s Frankie & The Heartstrings were formed in 2008 and released their debut single ‘Hunger/Fragile’ on Rough Trade the following year. Since then the five-piece band have released two albums: Hunger in 2011 (produced by Edwyn Collins) and The Days…

Ocean Colour Scene & Tom Vek added to Split Festival line up

Split Festival have added Simon & Oscar of Ocean Colour Scene (Acoustic) to perform their indie classics and Tom Vek to complete their super strong line up, which already boasts Dizzee Rascal, Maximo Park, The Cribs, Gruff Rhys (Super Furry Animals), Smoove &Turrell, Frankie & The Heartstrings, Hyde…

Happy Mondays pull out of Split Festival

Manchester legends Happy Mondays have had to pull out of Sunderland’s Split Festival just 24 hours after being announced on the line-up. The news was broken by the Split Festival Twitter page @Split Festival this morning: “Unfortunately, due to circumstance…

Happy Mondays added to Sunderland’s Split Festival line-up

Sunderland’s Split Festival have added Manchester legends, Happy Monday’s and 37 other acts to join headliners, Dizzee Rascal and Maximo Park at this years event in August. The alternative rock band have been announced alongside Gruff Rhys (Super Furry Animals),…