The Mancunion Article: The Howl & The Hum, Brudenell Social Club 6:00pm- 6:30pm TH&TH are a whirlwind of eccentricity, peculiar narratives and sparks that resound within your heart as it struggles to settle back to its resting rate. With songs that envelope your soul in a curtain of nostalgia and transcendence alongside frontman Sam Griffith’s [...]

The Mancunion link: http://mancunion.com/2018/04/23/interview-shame/ “Shame, Shame, Shame, that’s the name” snarled the pompous, yet undeniably meritorious Charlie Steen.     Explosive five-piece Shame has recently finished their 22-date US tour, which they described as, “meat, desert, and sunshine” — emphasising the exhausting nature and carnivorous appetite that such a long time gigging in the United States has [...]

The Howl & the Hum are a tempestuous 4-piece York born band who give every single upcoming band of 2017 run for their money. Playing as part of Live at Leeds’ ‘Ones to Watch’ day festival, despite still being a fairly niche alt-rock band they’ve already been scouted as a band to keep on your [...]

Hi guys! Last night I went to see one of my all-time favourite bands Little Comets for the fourth time who have just released their newest album ‘Worhead’. Having not had chance to listen to it prior to the gig I was incredibly excited to hear it live for the first time and experience it [...]

After releasing ‘Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect’ just 5 days ago, Sundara Karma’s electrifying debut album has already reached into the Top 20 of the charts and stunned various critics such as the Daily Star who claimed it was ‘2017’s First Great Album’ as well as Clash Magazine who described it as ‘A [...]

Hey guys, now that christmas has come to an end and we're fast approaching the New Year, I thought I would select my top 5 bands of 2016 who I believe have all the potential to absolutely smash next year. If you've been reading my previous posts, I have already mentioned a few of the [...]

I had the pleasure to interview and review former lead guitarist and founder of Catfish and the Bottlemen Billy Bibby and his new band 'The Wry Smiles'. Comprised of BB, Rob Jones, Matt Thomas and Mike Pearce, these newcomers have been extremely busy over the course of 2016 in the release of their EP Bide [...]

‘Heir’ are an indie-pop quintet who originated from “all over the place” ranging from Blackpool to Exeter who I had the pleasure of seeing last night at The Wardrobe in Leeds. From start to finish, the pure vitality and vigour of all five members radiated and filled every corner of the venue. ‘Heir’ are perfectionists [...]

‘Glass Caves’ are a Pontefract 4-piece indie rock band who took to the stage at the Belgrave Music Hall in Leeds on 18/11/16. Opening with the first track ‘Go’ from their debut, raw and gritty lyrics are impassioned by Matt’s raspy vocals as their collective efforts as polished musicians merge together to form a concoction [...]