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Interview: Blossoms

Formed in 2013, Stockport originating band Blossoms consist of Tom Ogden (Vocals/Guitar), Charlie Salt (Bass/BV’s), Josh Dewhurst (Lead Guitar/Auxiliary Percussion), Joe Donovan (Drums) and Myles Kellock (Keyboards/BV’s).  Their debut single ‘Blow’ is scheduled for released on 20th October. We caught…

Interview: 9Bach @ Green Man festival

This year saw Welsh band 9Bach releasing their second album, Tincian, whose delicate yet deep and inventive sound has brought them a new level of adulation and a more mainstream audience. After their mesmerising Sunday afternoon set on the Mountain…

INTERVIEW: CHILDHOOD

Following the release of their stunning debut album Lacuna, Childhood played an intimate gig in famed East-London record shop Rough Trade. After a mind-blowing set and surrounded by a crowd still buzzing from riff-heavy ‘Solemn Skies’, which brought the set…

INTERVIEW: Charlie Simpson

Having just stepped off stage after playing a three song set that featured two tracks from his latest album Long Road Home, ‘Comets’ and ‘Haunted’, during which he had a slight tuning issue (see footage below),Charlie Simpson of Busted and…

INTERVIEW: NIGHTS

Nights are a Newport four-piece with a penchant for minimalist indie with a touch of funk. Made up of  Mikee Gregory, Anthony J. Smith, Gareth Pearson and John Miles, the band are about to unleash their new single ‘Hey Love Hello’…

GIGSLUTZ INTERVIEW: The Slow Readers Club

The Slow Readers Club are an electro-indie band from Manchester made up of Aaron Starkie (vocals/keyboard), Kurtis Starkie (vocals/guitar), James Ryan (bass) and David Whitworth (drums). Following the release of their most recent single ‘Start Again’ on July 21, we…

INTERVIEW: Superfood

Just before their second (and so far only complete) free show in a run of four, Gigslutz caught up with Birmingham’s brightest new band, Superfood. After a trip to the shop and a wallet mishap, we scrambled into the back of…

Interview: TRAAMS

TRAAMS are Stu Hopkin (vocalist and guitarist), Leigh Padley (bassist) and Adam Stock (drums). Formed in the summer of 2011, the Texas, Chichester based trio have gifted us another EP titled ‘Cissa’ that is scheduled for release on the 14th…

INTERVIEW: Manga Saint Hilare

Having released a flurry of tracks throughout the first half of 2014, Matt Tarr caught up with grime mc and Roll Deep member Manga Saint Hilare in his studio in East London to discuss his recent tracks, directing his own…

Gigslutz Interview: Trampolene

The atmosphere is warm and cordial as I sit opposite Jack Jones of Trampolene outside a cocktail bar near XOYO. Evidently an intelligent and focused individual, we have no trouble in drifting more or less immediately towards the more intimate questions…