Tag: the joy formidable

LIVE (PHOTOS): Estrons – Boston Music Room, London 09.02.17

Welsh rockers Estrons played a headline show at London’s Boston Music Room on Thursday night, and Gigslutz’ photographer Jon Mo was on hand to capture their raucously impressive performance. The band have recently supported The Joy Formidable on their UK tour,…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: The Great Escape

Name: The Great Escape – The Festival For New Music Where: 30+ venues, Brighton When: 19th – 21st May, 2016 Headliners: Oh Wonder (w/ Shura & Mura Masa), Songhoy Blues (w/ Fatoumata Diawara), and Stormzy (w/ WSTRN). Also Featuring: 450+ artists, including:…

ALBUM: The Joy Formidable ‘Hitch’

Rating: It’s been three years since alt-rock trio The Joy Formidable released a full length album; and they’ve finally broken their musical silence with their latest effort, Hitch. For those who adored the band’s 2013 release, Wolf’s Law; Hitch will aptly fill…

The Joy Formidable announce UK tour dates

The Joy Formidable have announced that they’ll be heading on tour around the UK during May this year. The tour will see the band play 13 dates in May, between May 7 and 23. They will play the likes of…

LIVE: The Joy Formidable – Oslo, Hackney 23.02.16

Stepping out of the spotlight can be a strategy fraught with risk and contractual backlash for musicians, but for The Joy Formidable – who have spent the last twelve months in the Welsh town of Mold, recording third album Hitch…

The Joy Formidable announce ‘Hitch’ LP tracklist

While plans have already been set in motion for, The Joy Formidable, to return to the stage in February – the band have also announced new details surrounding their forthcoming record, Hitch. Recorded in The Red Brick studios in North…

ONES TO WATCH: Beach Fatigue

Beach Fatigue are a 5 piece garage-rock band hailing from the Welsh shores of Swansea. Previously known as Heavy Petting Zoo, Amy Zachariah, Ben Rodway, Joe Rees, Billy Horwood, and Jon have changed their name, but remained faithful to their…