Tag Archive: REVIEW

ALBUM REVIEW: THE FRONT BOTTOMS W/ ‘GOING GREY’

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When The Front Bottoms release Back on Top at the end of 2015, the reception it got was incredibly varied. The album was their first release through major record label, Fueled by Ramen, and… Continue reading

EP REVIEW: BDRMM W/ ‘CRIKE’

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When Ryan Smith aka BDRMM released his debut track, Sunshine Girl, back in June we were all over it. His otherworldly vocals and organic sound immediately drew us in. CRIKE sees BDRMM refine his Bedroom Pop… Continue reading

EP REVIEW: PENTHOUSE W/ ‘SOLEMN’

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Solemn, the debut offering from Kent band Penthouse, is everything that the name suggests: it’s moody dark with lyrics that focus heavily on feelings of rejection and being tied to things. Within the… Continue reading

EP REVIEW: KAMIKAZE GIRLS W/ ‘SAD’

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Kamikaze Girls are really working their arses off at the minute, constantly playing shows all over the place to get their message out there: It’s okay to be sad. And finally, after what… Continue reading

EP REVIEW: LAYOVER W/ ‘CLARITY’

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When Layover vocalist, Luke Rainsford, released his solo album, I’m Nothing Like My Dad Turned Out To Be, earlier this year it made massive waves in the online UK Pop Punk scene. It’s like… Continue reading

ALBUM REVIEW: ROB LYNCH W/ ‘BABY I’M A RUNAWAY’

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Baby, I’m A Runaway is the second full-length offering from Lincolnshire lad Rob Lynch. After a really strong debut in 2014, with All These Nights In Bars Will Somehow Save My Soul, our expectations of… Continue reading

ALBUM REVIEW: LUKE RAINSFORD W/ ‘I’M NOTHING LIKE MY DAD TURNED OUT TO BE’

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I’m Nothing Like My Dad Turned Out To Be shows a completely different side to Layover’s vocalist, Luke Rainsford. It’s a little bit folk punk in the way it’s just him, an acoustic guitar… Continue reading

EP REVIEW: NOTHING’S GOLD W/ ‘BROKEN MEMORIES’

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It’s really refreshing to see such a great band come out of Lincolnshire in the form of Grantham four-piece, Nothing’s Gold. These guys have been likened to Neck Deep, and whilst it’s kinda… Continue reading

EP REVIEW: NIGHT OWLS W/ ‘INFORMALDEHYDE’

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Yeah, we’ve had the occasional track from them here and there over the past year but Informaldehyde is the first real sampler of what Leed’s duo, Night Owls, are capable of. For such… Continue reading

LIVE: FATHERSON @ WESTGARTH SOCIAL, MIDDLESBOROUGH

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Ahead of two major shows, London’s Scala (2nd June) and Glasgow’s O2 (4th June), Fatherson have been busy playing a handful of warm up gigs to promote their new album, Open Book, which… Continue reading