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The Stone Foxes. Dying Star & UK Tour

San Francisco rock and rollers The Stone Foxes have just revealed the video for their upbeat indie brawler ‘Dying Star’, an animated alien adventure featuring heroic astronauts, cosmic cars and a psychedelic octopus. Vocalist Shannon Koehler comments on the video saying, “If we’ve learned anything from losing some of our favorite artists lately, it’s that you

Sunspots

First Signs of Love No. 185 Sunspots

Introducing Sunspots, a new four piece indie/pop outfit from Leeds. Formed just last year, this is their debut single ‘I Know What You Don’t’ produced by Mickey Dale (Embrace, Cud). From the opening thundering drums and wailing guitars Sunspots announce their arrival and signal their intent. Perfectly balancing moody indie angst with uplifting indie anthem, they

Freeholm Wilson

Artist of The Week. Freeholm Wilson

Freeholm Wilson is a musician from North London.  His debut LP  ‘Children of June’ is set for release in March, but you can have a cheeky first listen here. Freeholm produces his songs in a dusty North London basement on reel to reel and a collection of old analogue equipment from yesteryear.  He admits listening to

Reigning Days

Reigning Days. Renegade

Check out the awesome new single from Reigning Days. This is Renegade. If you like what you hear, go and catch the live show. January 30th January – Exeter, The Cavern 31st January – Leicester, The Musician (supporting RavenEye) February 2nd February – Bristol, The Exchange 4th February – Norwich, Waterfront Studio (supporting RavenEye) 5th February

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Band of The Week. Ray Gun

This week’s Band of The Week are Ray Gun from Margate.  The four piece wear their influences on their sleeve from Bikini Kill, Pixies and Karen O it makes for a joyous romp with fuzz fuelled guitars, lilting melodies and playful vocal yelps. The band met at the Tom Thumb Theatre, the venue at the heart

Sunset Suns

Sunset Sons – On The Road

Sunset Sons released new single, ‘On The Road’, on October 16 through the FRENCH EXIT label, and recently played the first edition of London’s new Community Festival. Sunset Sons came into being when Rory, Pete, Jed and Rob encountered each other whilst pursuing their love of surfing in the sleepy French beach town of Hossegor. Drummer Jed came across frontman Rory

VASA

VASA – Colours

Fresh from a run of EU headline tour dates, Glasgow instrumental post-rock quartet VASA are extremely proud to be streaming their debut album ‘Colours’ in full, following an exclusive premiere with The Independent last week. Released today via Black Sheep Records, the album is available on 12″ vinyl and digital download which can both be purchased

Mechanical Mouse Organ

First Signs of Love 160. Mechanical Mouse Organ

Newcastle’s Mechanical Mouse Organ released their début album, Get Over It, on July 3rd through their own Revenge Western imprint. The band, comprising Darryl Todd (vocals, guitar), Dave Curle (drums), Liam Gilfellon (bass) and George Kitching (guitar) include three former members of 90’s Kitchenware signings HUG. HUG’s brief career earned them sessions for Radio 1 and