Tag: Cool Thing Records

LISTEN: BAIT share new single ‘DRAMA DRAMA DRAMA DRAMA’

A visceral, claustraphobic observation on an unpredictable and neurotic time, Southend-based post punks BAIT have shared their latest single ‘DRAMA DRAMA DRAMA DRAMA’. Taken from their upcoming debut album Sea Change, which is set for release on 1st April via…

Suspects share new single ‘The Mental Health Act’

Released to coincide with Mental Health Awareness Week here in the UK (10th-16th May), Essex-based punks Suspects have shared their latest single ‘The Mental Health Act’. The title track from the band’s upcoming EP, which is set to be released…

LISTEN: A Cause In Distress – ‘Lumbering’

Self-described as the “three-headed love child of Nine Inch Nails, Fugazi & Radiohead, if it was fathered by David Lynch”, Southend outfit A Cause In Distress blend dystopian electronics, yearning vocals and vivid beats on their debut single ‘Lumbering’. Released via…

INTERVIEW: Indian Queens

Formed of sisters Jennifer (guitar/vocals) and Katherine (bass) O’Neill, and lifelong friend Matthew Dudan-Bick (drums), Indian Queens were born and raised in Hackney Wick. Today (April 3rd) the band have shared their debut album, God Is A Woman, released via…

Suspects release debut EP ‘Recovery’ on Cool Thing Records

An exploration of personal fragility documented through visceral guitar riffs and powerful percussion; Suspects‘ debut EP Recovery is an aural uppercut that demands your listening attention. Released via Cool Thing Records today (May 31st), the Southend duo formed of Thomas Prescott…

NEW MUSIC: BAIT share video for new single ’DLP’

If you’re frustrated by the vampiric nature of rental payments and you’re constantly being forced to live within your means; BAIT‘s new single ‘DLP’ is going to resonate with you. It seethes with frustration, but through sardonic lyrics and intense…

INTERVIEW: Asylums, Suspects & SONS

TRIPLE THREAT ALERT: Southend’s Asylums will be headlining The Sebright Arms on Friday 23rd March, with support from Cool Thing Records’ label mates Suspects & Brighton duo SONS. It’s set to be an adrenaline-fueled frenzy of  punk and alternative sound, and the ideal warm-up for…