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INTERVIEW: The Orwells

It’s been a good year for The Orwells. Their new album Terrible Human Beings came out in February, and following constant gigs throughout August and September, they’re now on the road with Weezer, and back in the UK. Ahead of…

The Orwells sport terrible haircuts in ‘Vacation’ video

The boys are back in town; The Orwells have just revealed a brand-spanking-new visual for their latest single, ‘Vacation’. Taken from their tremendous record, Terrible Human Beings, ‘Vacation’ is a subdued volcano, showcasing frontman Mario Cuomo’s sublime vocal above all…

PLAYLIST: January 2017

New Year, New You, New Music! It’s still cold outside, but now we’ve polished off the leftover turkey and thrown away the uneaten chocolate liqueurs, we can focus on the important stuff in 2017; music, music, and more music. Here’s…

LIVE: The Orwells – The Dome, London 30/11/16

Chicago five-piece The Orwells, infamous both amongst venue owners for their raucous shows and other bands alike (the boys rather unaffectionately likened Arctic Monkeys to the Backstreet Boys after supporting them on the road), graced The Dome on Wednesday for…

Gigslutz Top 5 Albums of 2014

Because the world is crying out for another 2014 best of list, we present the top five albums of 2014 according to the Gigslutz editorial team… Listen to our Best of 2014 Playlist here Dan Bull, Reviews Editor 1. The Jezabels – The Brink…

The Orwells LIVE @ The Black Heart, Camden 28.08.14

Rating: This group of Chicago young punks must carry one mighty insurance premium. Whether it’s covering any damages to guitarist Matt O’Keefe’s axe as he bravely releases it into the delirious masses, or to maverick singer Mario Cuomo as he hurls…

The Orwells announce 5 UK dates for November

Following the acclaim for their album ‘Disgraceland’, The Orwells have announced they will return to the UK in November for a run of 5 shows. The tour includes their biggest headline show to date at London’s Electric Ballroom on the…

The Orwells Appear On Letterman

Six months on after making their debut on Letterman, American rock band The Orwells reappeared on the US TV show last night. With their debut appearance on the show being a full on performance of ‘Who Needs You?’, which lead to…