Tag: punk

Interview: Dearly Beloved

Having just been over in the UK to play a few dates with Bash & Pop (with Tommy Stinson from The Replacements), Canadian grunge-punk band Dearly Beloved recorded their last album at Dave Grohl’s 606 Studios – home to the…

WATCH: The OBGMs – ‘Torpedo’

Blending 70s punk, new wave, and 80s garage with elements of breakbeat & hip hop might sound difficult; but Canadian basement punks The OBGMs have taken it in their stride and shared their explosive new track ‘Torpedo’ with an accompanying video directed…

Festival Guide: Boomtown Festival

Name: Boomtown Festival Where: Matterley Estate, near Winchester, Hampshire When: 10-13th August 2017 Headliners: The Specials, M.I.A, Cypress Hill Also Featuring: Ziggy Marley, Reel Big Fish, Black Sun Empire, Caspa, The Prototypes, Redlight, Rusko, S.P.Y, Shy FX, Pieman A Brief History: Boomtown Festival started back…

WATCH: Aye Nako – ‘Nightcrawler’

Brace your eyeholes for some some trippy new visuals from queer punk band Aye Nako. The group have shared a video for their track ‘Nightcrawler’, which recently premiered on Afropunk. It’s full of colourful, cool animation, and shows the group…

INTERVIEW: Glen Matlock

Glen Matlock is an accomplished musician, founding member of The Sex Pistols, and all round person of interest. He began his career as the co-author of 10 of the 12 tracks on iconic punk album Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Sex…

LIVE: PJ Harvey – Manchester Victoria Warehouse 03.11.16

Set in sallow yellow, PJ Harvey and her 10-strong company stand together in an open semi circle. Among them long-time collaborators, Mick Harvey of Bad Seeds acclaim and musical polymath and producer, John Parish (Sparklehorse, Jenny Hval, Perfume Genius, Eels)….

NEW TRACK: The Shapers – ‘Secrets’

Emerging French rock band, The Shapers, resemble the punk pop tones of Green Day, mixed with the pure rock elements of the Foo Fighters. The band have already been directed by the Media Director of Vans, who has previously worked with…

FOR THE RECORD: The Prodigy – The Fat Of The Land

Have you ever tried to standstill to a track by The Prodigy? It’s physically impossible. Fact. The punk rave pioneers have been creating dance worthy hit after hit since the 90’s and, thankfully, show no signs of slowing down. Gigslutz…