Slam Dunk Festival – South, Hatfield Park – LIVE REVIEW

We’ve been waiting all year long and we’re finally here. Festival Season is upon us, is suspiciously sunny out, and Slam Dunk South 2018 is a go. For eight years Slam Dunk South’s home has been the campus of Hertfordshire University. The site definitely had its plus points not least of which was the distinct lack of grass, or mud more specifically. Whilst Hertfordshire Uni’s intimate nature has felt special in previous years it inevitably led to capacity and health[…]

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The FIVE bands you can’t miss at Camden Rocks Festival 2018

Camden Town is home to some of London’s most legendary live music venues all of which are joining forces this weekend to host the capital’s biggest celebration of established and emerging talent. It’s Camden Rocks weekend. This year’s line up is monstrously huge with over 200 artists performing over 21 stages. The scheduling task is momentous to say the least so we’ve made things a touch easier for you. Here are the top five bands you can’t miss.   Mallory[…]

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Don Broco – Engine Shed, Lincoln – LIVE REVIEW

In between the release of their top five album, Technology, and their hotly anticipated Reading and Leeds Festival set Don Broco embarked on one of their most ambitious UK tours to date. The Bedford lads hit up towns they’ve never visited before including a stop at Lincoln’s Engine Shed and brought an impressively strong roster of support acts with them. 19-year-old Dominic Harrison, who performs as YUNGBLUD, was first up – exploding on to the stage in a fit of[…]

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The FIVE bands you can’t miss at Slam Dunk Festival 2018

FESTIVAL SEASON IS REALLY CLOSE TO BEING HERE!   This year has already proved itself to be a ridiculously brilliant year for live music but we’d be lying if we said we haven’t been waiting since last summer for FESTIVAL SEASON 2018! Now the time is SUPER ALMOST upon us and we’re kicking off this years round of outdoor extravaganzas with one of the best. Slam Dunk Festival 2018. With a new South site at Hatfield Park, this year is[…]

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The Faim vs the afterLIVE Grab Bag

Australia’s The Faim might be the new kids on the block but they’re already turning more than a few notable heads. We caught up with them in Brighton ahead of their support slot with Lower Than Atlantis for a showdown with the Grab Bag…   The FAIM ARE BACK IN THE UK THIS SUMMER. GET TICKETS HERE.  

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Cove – Cellar, Oxford – LIVE REVIEW

Two years of obstinate hard work finally amounted to the release of Cove’s Sophomore record, A Conscious Motion, earlier this year. Armed with their new release the Kent hardcore-outfit embarked on their very first UK headline tour to show everyone just what they’re made of. First up at Oxford’s The Cellar, Manchester’s Parting Gift – who might just be the world’s most aesthetically loyal band. From skulking on to tonight’s stage with their backs to the audience, to a vocalist[…]

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Cove – Cellar, Oxford – GALLERY

Two years of obstinate hard work finally amounted to the release of Cove’s Sophomore record, A Conscious Motion, earlier this year. Armed with their new release the Kent hardcore-outfit embarked on their very first UK headline tour to show everyone just what they’re made of. See our full review here!

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Of Mice & Men – O2 Academy, Bristol – LIVE REVIEW

For years Of Mice & Men have fought a tough battle just to write and play music. Now armed with a new album and the future theirs for their taking, they took off on a UK tour stopping at Bristol’s O2 Academy. Many will tell you that the New York Hardcore scene was a phenomenon exclusive to the 1980s and 90s. They’re wrong. Born out of Queens, New York, Sylar are carrying the torch for rap based metal and are[…]

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