Florence + The Machine and The National confirmed for British Summer Time 2019 in Hyde Park

Florence + The Machine and The National confirmed for British Summer Time 2019 in Hyde Park

Hot off the back of the announcement of Bob Dylan and Neil Young, British Summer Time have announced Florence + The Machine as another massive headliner, with The National, Lykke Li, Khruangbin, Nadine Shah and many more to be announced. Florence + The Machine have just finished the sold-out UK leg of their High as Hope arena tour in support of the fourth album of the same name, this tour has been a critical success…

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Bring Me the Horizon Fan Dies During Gig At London’s Alexandra Palace

Bring Me the Horizon Fan Dies During Gig At London’s Alexandra Palace

Bring Me The Horizon, the five-piece rock band from Sheffield, have said they were “horrified” to learn a young man had died at their gig in London. BMTH played at London’s Alexandra Palace on Friday night and eyewitnesses claim a man named “Ali” was carried out of the crowd at the 10,000-capacity venue by security and wasimmediately treated by paramedics, but the attendee was pronounced dead at the scene. The venue wrote on Twitter the…

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‘Songs of War’ Live Event In Support Of War Child UK Held At Hard Rock Cafe Yesterday

‘Songs of War’ Live Event In Support Of War Child UK Held At Hard Rock Cafe Yesterday

Last night, at the historic Hard Rock Café in London, the venue hosted a unique and extremely exciting event in support of the charity, War Child UK, with the stunning ‘Songs of War’ songwriting competition. The ‘Songs of War’ songwriting competition, organised and hosted by Laura Westcott of Sound Cheque and sponsored by Hard Rock Cafe London in partnership with BASCA, SYNCR Music and Virgin Radio. The competition was launched to inspire the UK music…

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All Points East is officially returning to London for a second edition

All Points East is officially returning to London for a second edition

All Points East is officially returning to London for a second edition, and it looks like it’s coming back with a bang… It was announced this morning that The Chemical Brothers will headline the first night (Friday 24th May) of the 10-day festival, supported by a lineup stacked with legendary acts and fresh talent. The iconic DJ duo will be joined on 24th May by Hot Chip, Primal Scream, Spiritualized, Little Dragon, Danny Brown, Little…

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Ancient Shapes present new album in London

Ancient Shapes present new album in London

Daniel Romano’s side project played their first ever gig in London at The Waiting Room, presenting the songs of their latest album ‘Silent Rave’. The band played for a short half hour, meeting the standards of an old-school punk rock band: two and a half minute tunes, fast strummed guitars and no rests for the drummer between songs. Starting a minute before their scheduled show time, the band also played songs from their debut and…

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Baywaves fill up The Waiting Room in London

Baywaves fill up The Waiting Room in London

The Madrilenians paid a visit to East London to present their latest EP, ‘It’s Been Like’, getting under their belts yet another great gig out of their home country. The band, which has been dubbed as a mash-up of the The Avalanches and The Stone Roses, used the gig as a warm-up ahead of another London show with Liverpool-based Her’s and a headline gig in Dublin. Baywaves played new track ‘Over Time’, just released outside…

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Sundara Karma release new single, ‘Illusions’

Sundara Karma release new single, ‘Illusions’

The Readingites put the track out last week, having just finished working on their second album with Alex from Everything Everything as producer. ‘Illusions’ is a more chilled out song than those that made the band famous, showing an evolution in their sound. With an omnipresent and simple but magnetic groove, the tune flows nicely from start to finish embellished with synths and backing vocals that add to vocalist Oscar Pollock’s Bowie-esque performance. “Ooh, I…

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Yak release their primal groove, ‘Bellyache’

Yak release their primal groove, ‘Bellyache’

The track is the English band’s second single so far this year, following ‘White Male Carnivore’, with the trio getting ready to tour the UK later this year. With a four by four sticky and effective drum groove, the band sound as rabid as ever, before some horns of Apocalypse come at the end to give the song an epic closure. An outstanding bass line and some backing vocals on falsetto open the track, with…

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Banfi announce EP ‘Marlow’ and release single ‘If Not For You’

Banfi announce EP ‘Marlow’ and release single ‘If Not For You’

Alt-pop trio Banfi, made up of Joe Banfi (vocals), Aaron Graham (drums) and Chris McCuaig(bass), have announced the release of their second EP Marlow, due to be released October 28th via Communion Records. The EP’s first track If Not For You dropped last month and promises good things to come from the upcoming East London band after managing to gain recognition on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlist.  Filled with toe-tapping rhythms and feel-good sunshine beats,…

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Arctic Monkeys at The O2, London

Arctic Monkeys at The O2, London

Arctic Monkeys are finally back in business. After the release of their 5thstudio album, ‘Tranquillity Base Hotel + Casino’ back in May, the band embarked on their 13 date UK tour at the start of the month. And yes, we were one of the lucky ones to get our hands on one of the heavily sought-after ticket for the Sheffield legends performance on the 12thSeptember at London’s O2 Arena. With support from American band, The…

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