Posts by Month: May 2012

deer tick

Gig: Deer Tick


What’s the deal with Deer Tick?
I, John, have written the bulk of our songs. Lately, its been more of a band effort. Ian has contributed a few songs to our live show that we hope to record soon. Dennis is working on some songs that we’ll integrate into … Read on


Gig: Karma To Burn


Karma to Burn is an American instrumental stoner rock band. The band was formed in 1994, in Hicksville, West Virginia (actually Morgantown, West Virginia, though this was a running joke also reflected in bios of the band on other Web sites). The band is currently located in Los Angeles. … Read on

that sunday

Gig: That Sunday Feeling


That Sunday Feeling are a 4-piece rock band located in Lincolnshire, with an alternative edge to the music. We believe in our music and the sentimental meaning behind it, always aiming to put our fans before anything else, our main focus is and always has been to make people … Read on

vince kidd

Gig: Vince Kidd


Showcase:LIVE Presents VINCE KIDD



Appearances can be deceiving and Vince Kidd is a fine example of how true this is.  His small frame, bleached hair and tattoos provide a startling contrast to his big, rich and husky voice; more reminiscent of a seasoned old soul-man than the … Read on





Self proclaimed DETH GRUNGE all the way from NYC.
‘GHXST are a dark crew who take the cold wave underground’s technology and dynamic – analog synths, faltering drum machines – and cloak it in more stabbing, noise drapes…great stuff.’ Rough Trade




Emerging London … Read on


Gig: Homeboy Sandman

HOMEBOY SANDMAN… STONES THROW new signing and Rolling Stones Magazine ‘artist to watch’ is promoting his forthcoming EP ‘CHIMERA’


Peace and love. My name is Homeboy Sandman. I’m a musician from Queens, New York. Hip hop is my genre. My label is Stones Throw, and though they may be … Read on


Gig: Astpai


MN#26 and Sour Grapes present…


ASTPAI (Wiener Neustadt, Austria) //
Superb Austrian pop-punk/hardcore: imagine all of the bands on the Lifetime family tree combined and throw in a little Flatliners and you’re pretty much there. This is their first time in Manchester in a year and a … Read on


Gig: The Walkmen


The Walkmen return this summer with ‘Heaven’, their seventh album and the follow-up to 2010’s critically acclaimed ‘Lisbon’, and Now Wave are proud to bring them back to Manchester for a headline show at HMV Ritz on Tuesday 30th October as part of the band’s first UK tour since … Read on


Gig: PLANK! ‘Animalism Album Launch




PLANK! celebrate the launch of their debut LP on Akoustik Anarkhy Recordings with a party at Soup Kitchen on Friday 27th July, in the basement….



Support comes from HOOKWORMS playing live with more TBC, plus aA … Read on