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Gig: The Rifles

The Rifles announced earlier this year that they were to embark on a nationwide UK tour, and that they were set to release their much-anticipated third album ‘Freedom Run’ in September 2011. The album is out now, and their music has caught the imagination of indie-lovers everywhere, once ... Read on


Gig: The Megaphonic Thrift + Swimming + Advances In Mathematics

The Megaphonic Thrift are a Norwegian indie-supergroup of sorts, consisting of Richard Myklebust of Stereo21 and Young Dreams, Linn Frøkedal and Njål Clementsen of Low Frequency In Stereo and Fredrik Vogsborg of Casiokids and Young Dreams. They make catchy melodies and then drench them guitarnoise, best described as ... Read on


Gig: Canterbury

-Canterbury are an indie/pop/rock band that formed whilst at school in Hampshire, England. Members are James Pipe (guitar), Luke Prebble (vocals, keys), Ben Bishop (bass), Mike Sparks (vocals, guitar) and Scott Peters (drums).


Gig: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah is a Brooklyn and Philadelphia based indie-rock band consisting of Alec Ounsworth, Lee Sargent, Robbie Guertin, Tyler Sargent, and Sean Greenhalgh. All the band members attended Connecticut College, in New London, Connecticut, United States

Their debut album, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, recorded by Adam ... Read on


Gig: Cymbals Eat Guitars

Cymbals Eat Guitars are an indie rock band from Staten Island, New York, United States, who formed in 2005.

The band released their debut album Why There Are Mountains in 2009, receiving a response that far exceeded the band’s expectations. Two years have gone by since that early hype

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Gig: Half Man Half Biscuit

Half Man Half Biscuit, often abbreviated to “HMHB”, are an indie rock band from Birkenhead, England, active sporadically since the 1984, known for its satirical, sardonic, and sometimes surreal songs. The group consists of Nigel Blackwell (lead vocals, guitar), Neil Crossley (bass), Ken Hancock (lead guitar), and Carl Henry (drums). ... Read on


Gig: Dutch Uncles

Dutch Uncles are an indie band from Marple, a suburb of Stockport. They are known for their use of atypical time signatures within a pop context. Their influences includes several bands such as The Smiths, King Crimson, Steve Reich, XTC and Talking Heads.

With the they their debut album on ... Read on


Video: I’m From Barcelona

With their optimistic sing along anthems and their massive line up, I’m from Barcelona has proved that, sometimes, less is not more.

The story begins in the summer of 2005 when Emanuel Lundgren decided to record some newly written pop songs on his vacation. He gathered all his friends in ... Read on

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Gig: Twin Atlantic

Twin Atlantic are from Glasgow, Scotland and formed in early 2007.

Twin Atlantic have had a successful career thus far, having had the opportunity to take on lead support roles for many high profile bands. They have supported Aereogramme, Circa Survive, Biffy Clyro, Finch, The Fall of Troy, Thrice, Say ... Read on