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Lower Than Atlantis coming to The Academy

Lower Than Atlantis are bringing their headline tour to UK venues in October.  They’ll be playing  on the 9th October at Birmingham Academy 2 with support from Don Broco and The Dangerous Summer. LTA are releasing their 3rd album ‘Changing Tune’ on Oct 1st.  After years of hard work and relentless touring this album is their major label debut coming […]

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Frightened Rabbit reveal New Video, Artwork and EP Title & Tracklisting

Frightened Rabbit announce details of their eagerly awaited new EP ‘State Hospital’, out September 24 through Atlantic Records. The acclaimed Scottish quintet will celebrate the EP’s release with a UK and Ireland tour throughout September. The dates will kick off in Portrush’s Playhouse on September 6, taking in Navan, Michelstown, Dundalk, Dublin, Cork, Galway, Belfast, […]

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SHAM 69 – Original 1977 Line-Up

Sham 69 have announced a tour featuring their original line-up from 1977 including an appearance at  The Assembly on 13th September.  Jimmy Pursey and Dave Parsons will be joined by Dave Tregunna on Bass and sham 69 will be supported by The Angry Bombs and Pint Shot Riot. The November 12, 1976 issue of NME […]

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Foo Fighters, The Cure and Kasabian Headlining Leeds and Reading Festivals

Foo Fighters, The Cure, and Kasabian will headline this summer’s Reading and Leeds festivals on 24th to 26th August. On Friday at Leeds, and at Reading on Sunday Foo Fighters will headline at the twin event with their only UK appearances of the year. The Cure play Leeds on Saturday and Reading on Friday, their […]

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Rob Zombie + Marilyn Manson’s “Twins Of Evil” Tour To Hit UK

Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie have extended their recently announced co-headlining “Twins of Evil” tour – arguably the most exciting rock tour this year – to take in four arena shows in the UK. Debauchery, theatrics, ghoulish imagery, and a full-on assault on all the senses are what’s in store for fans, as part of […]

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SUMMER SUNDAE 2012 – FINAL ACTS ANNOUNCED

Never a festival to be missed, Summer Sundae has announced the final acts to join the likes of The Twilight Sad, Public Image Limited, Billy Bragg, Tune Yards, Her Name is Calla and Death in Vegas at the Annual Weekender on 17th , 18th and 19th August Talented singer songwriter and Mercury Prize nominee Ed […]

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POLIÇA – UK Tour Coming to HMV Institute

Poliça’s UK tour is coming to Birmingham HMV Institute’s Temple Room on Fri 22 March POLIÇA have rapidly become one of the years most talked about bands after a whirlwind SXSW. Drowned In Sound named them band of the festival and they were favourites for many others including The Times and The Telegraph. Recent single […]

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Black Sabbath Announce “Best of..” Album

Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler, Bill Ward,– four names that resonate throughout rock’s recorded history as clear and sublime as the bell that tolls the opening to the bands eponymous debut album from 1970. Collectively, they formed Black Sabbath and forged the most haunting and hypnotic rock sound of all time. From humble beginnings, […]

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Win A Pair Of Tickets To See The Enemy in Coventry

  Coventry boys The Enemy will be playing two hometown headline shows at Coventry Cathedral Ruins on 21st and 22nd May to coincide with the release of their third album on 21st May. We have two pairs of tickets to give away to the gig on May 22nd. To be in with a chance of winning […]

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Influential Synth Pop Band, Blancmange, Return To Birmingham

One of the truly original English Synth pop acts and a major influence on everyone from Hot Chip to Metronomy, Blancmange play Birmingham’s Academy 2 on May 19th. After plying their big electronica sounds across Europe last summer, including a triumphant Bestival appearance, Neil Arthur, Graham Henderson and Pandit Dinesh return to Birmingham with their […]

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Help needed regarding the forthcoming official documentary about Norwegian band JR Ewing

Do you remember punk/hardcore band JR Ewing?  An official documentary is being worked on and the filmakers are looking for […]

Killing Joke @ KK’s Steel Mill, Wolverhampton 8 August, 2019

30 years is a buggeringly long time for any musical act to keep itself from splitting or killing each other. […]

Lime Cordiale @O2 Academy, 31 July 2019

Coming all the way from Sydney, Lime Cordiale took a break from the non-stop touring around Australia and New Zealand. […]

Inner City Live with Doves + Johnny Marr + The Coral + The Twang

Half way through Doves’ set at Inner City Live, Jimi Goodwin surveyed the soggy crowd in front of him and […]

Inner City Live with DOVES and Johnny Marr 28th July 2019

DOVES are playing at Perry Park this Sunday (28th July) with Johnny Marr, The Coral  and The Twang in support for Innercity Live! One […]

LiveLoudCov Summer Showcase @ Square One, Coventry 20 July, 2019

On Friday July 20th, Square One opened its doors to six up-and-coming Midlands-based bands as LiveLoudCov put on their second […]