Spoon Announce November Arts Club Date

Austin indie rock heroes Spoon will drop by the Arts Club this November for a highly anticipated show.  While their new album is gaining great reviews, the critically acclaimed indie darlings Spoon have announced more dates to their UK trek including an Arts Club date for November 7th.  Tickets are on-sale this upcoming Friday 21st…

Graphics Designer Imagines Love Songs as Stephen King Novels

Renowned graphic designer Butcher Billy has reached way into his twisted bag to reimagine some of our most beloved songs as-if they were Stephen King novels.  Yes it’s true, it sounds really odd but it’s actually some of the most creative, amazing work we’ve seen!  Billy simply took the titles and background for several favourite…

When McCartney Killed The Beatles

47 years ago today, Paul McCartney finally and preemptively ended The Beatles with his debut solo album McCartney. However late to the solo attempt party Paul McCartney was, his debut solo album quite naturally killed The Beatles far earlier than the others would’ve thought.  On April 17th 1970, Paul McCartney finally released his debut solo…

OHHMs, Hark, Gravves, EBGBs 14/04/2017

On a soaking Friday evening, our staff photographer and occasional writer Pip Johnson went down to EGBGs for a night of pure noise as Loner Noise presented a night co-headlined by OHHMs and Hark. First act of the night was Welsh rockers Gravves who played a short and pleasant set, featuring songs of their debut EP…

Frankie Cosmos Set For Magnet Date in August

Sub Pop‘s newest signings Frankie Cosmos will be heading to Liverpool this August for an anticipated show at The Magnet¬†thanks to Harvest Sun Promotions. Frankie Cosmos, the alter-ego of lo-fi New Yorker Greta Kline, celebrates her new signing with the legendary Seattle label Sub Pop Records with the announcement of tour dates including an anticipated…

FIRST LISTEN: Black Pudding Announces “Wooden Butty” Single

The Leeds garage rock aces Black Pudding have announced the follow-up to their debut track and we’ve got the first listen of the single “Wooden Butty” and it’s b-side companion “Coffin Dodgers”. The humorous and loud trio will drop “Wooden Butty” on local filth label Loner Noise on May 5th and it’s one hell of…

AGP Reveals Fantastic 8-bit “Hollywood” Video

Sublime local indie artist AGP has finally revealed the video for his track “Hollywood” and it’s wonderful. Created by Pstl Cstl (aka Emily Garner from Bathymetry), the video captures the sound laid by AGP almost perfectly, with a tight neon ’80s vibe to his dark, dreamy Californian sounds.  The track itself captures AGP at his…

Ian Hunter & The Rant Band Announce June Liverpool Gig

The influential Mott The Hoople frontman Ian Hunter will bring his fantastic new backing band all the way to Hanger34 in June.  It’s been a long time since he was a “young dude”, but Ian Hunter has never let himself down. Supporting his acclaimed new album Fingers Crossed, Hunter will bring his new “ranttastic” backing…

Bido Lito Membership Launch Gig Hits 24 Kitchen Street Next Week 

The iconic city pink magazine Bido Lito will launch their brand new subscription format next Thursday (20th April) at the 24 Kitchen Street with a great line-up. Strange Collective, VEYU, Pixey, MC Farhood and The Shipbuilders will all bring their sounds to the confines of 24 Kitchen Street to launch Bido Lito‘s subscription service in…

Manchester Psych Fest 2017 Announced

This year’s Manchester Psych Fest has been announced and features a pretty killer bill for their 2017 festival.  Topping the bill is the wonderful Girl Band, along with Japanese rockers Bo Ningen, Menace Beach, Evil Blizzard, Sulk, TVAM, Britain, Mother and Inland Taipan along with many more promised to be announced. The festival will take…

Jack White Surprise Releases New Single “Battle Cry”

Musical icon Jack White has surprise released a new single today (Friday) under the title “Battle Cry”.  The two and a half minute instrumental anthem comes weeks after White stated in his New Yorker interview that he had plans for new music. The single is White‘s first new material since 2014’s Lazaretto album.  Hear it…

Queens of The Stone Age Tease New Album

The desert icons Queens of The Stone Age have begun their arrival for their latest unknown album with a teaser picture. The artwork comes alone, with just us to figure out if the term “COMING TWENTYFIVE” is relating to a song or album but we’re pretty sure it means that QOTSA will arrive on April…