Community Festival set to return to Finsbury Park

🛬 With @TDCinemaClub @thewombats @NBThieves and many more! If you thought Community Festival was gone and forgotten, you’d be wrong as the all-dayer has revealed its first line-up announcement. Tickets go on sale here from 9am GMT on Friday (February 25). The lineup is fantastic and we can’t wait to see some of the best established and newest bands.” Your #CommunityLDN22 line-up has landed! We loved our last outing at Community Fest and it’s about time we finally bring Moral Panic to a London field. Roll up, play a gig, enjoy the festival, stumble home. Across two stages, more than 45,000 people will be in for a mega all-dayer with some of… Read More

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English Teacher confirm debut EP with new cut ‘A55’

Capitalising on the momentum of 2021, they are a band on the tip of everyone’s tongues. Leeds outfit English Teacher announce details of debut EP ‘Polyawkward’ with the release of new single ‘A55’. Polyawkward Tracklist 01 – Polyawkward02 – A5503 – Mental Maths04 – Yorkshire Tapas05 – Good Grief Pre-order the ‘Polyawkward’ EP here. Featured image by Rhiannon Kane Share magazine. Detailing their second EP reveal, bandleader Lily Fontaine explained: “Writing the lyrics for ‘A55’ was a cathartic exercise after waking up with ‘The Fear’ the morning after the night before – reflecting on the rise and fall of the ego as it became affected by what I put in… Read More

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Hippo Campus reveal new single ‘Ride or Die’ ahead of highly-anticipated third album

Alex Pearson The third album, LP3 by Hippo Campus arrives February 4 via Grand Jury Music/Fat Possum. Share On the track, Luppen says: “It’s one of my favourite songs on the record — you can really hear everyone in the band doing their thing.” Loosely charting to ride-or-die relationships across different topics of communities, romantic partners, collaborators, and friends, this is portrayed in a music video directed by Joe Pease which accompanies the release. ‘Ride or Die’ follows the recent releases of ‘Boys,’ and ‘Semi Pro,’ a sunlight-tinged song about the liberation that comes from making peace with stepping away. It looks at how growing up can just feel like something that’s… Read More

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Alt-J release ‘Hard Drive Gold’ ahead of next month’s fourth album

For full routing see below or go to the band’s website here. “It’s the story of the ultimate childhood fantasy, the schoolboy who becomes a millionaire overnight, and the different interactions he has with people in his life from teachers to neighbours. Alongside the news of the songs, alt-J has previously announced an arena tour of North America, beginning, February 25th in Pittsburgh and ending April 17th in Toronto. Mercury Prize-winning band alt-J has released their third single ‘Hard Drive Gold’ from their upcoming album The Dream due for release next month.  Joe Newman, the band’s singer/guitarist/songwriter says ‘Hard Drive Gold’ is a slightly tongue-in-cheek song written at what the… Read More

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ICM Awards 2021: The Winners

It opens the band’s new self-titled EP which is a five-track masterpiece of dynamic and versatile songs where each member has their time to shine. Wet Leg has released latest single ‘Too Late Now / Oh No’ as well as confirming their debut album is scheduled for April 8th next year so remember this name as Wet Leg will be coming to a venue near you very soon. We love putting the spotlight on artists and bands who have impressed and flourished over the past 12 months. Narrowing down thousands of contenders to just 30 artists across six categories has certainly not been easy but those chosen have thrived this… Read More

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ICM Awards 2021: Track of the Year nominees

KALI – ‘Lucy’ 2. Despite 2021 being a real slog, music has once again risen above it to keep the nation, and the world, going stronger than ever before. This year has been very difficult to decide our top five and there have been so many to choose from. Alfie Templeman – ‘Everybody’s Gonna Love Somebody’ 5. Share Pixey – ‘Sunshine State’ Find out the results of our 5th annual awards ceremony on Saturday, December 18th from 7pm. Brijs – ‘Mol Y Sol’ 4. So without further ado, here are the nominees below. It’s on the tip of everyone’s tongues, who are the ICM Awards 2021 Track of the Year… Read More

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ICM Awards 2021: Album of the Year nominees

Alex Pearson Tom Lumley & The Brave Liaison – Everything’s Affected Find out the results of our 5th annual awards ceremony on Saturday, December 18th from 7pm. The Lathums – How Beautiful Life Can Be 2. As tough as ever, this year has been filled with worthy albums from Inhaler’s debut album to Bleachers, Easy Life, Girl In Red, The Killers, IDLES, Chvrches, Royal Blood, Arlo Parks, London Grammar, Wolf Alice and tonnes, tonnes more! So check out our five nominees below. Red Rum Club – How To Steal The World 5. Sam Fender – Seventeen Going Under 3. 1. However, there can only be five. Share Saint Raymond –… Read More

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