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Impericon Festival @ Manchester Academy, 17th April, 2017

  Impericon Festival brings hardcore and rock music to six cities in four countries over a three-week period. For music lovers it is a one-day festival filled with some of the greatest acts in the genre at the moment. For bands it is an exhausting whirlwind grind of shows spaced wildly far apart. While the […]

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Defeater + Napoleon + Wars + Rise of Athena @ The Rainbow – 8th July 2015

There is little point verbosely writing upon the musicality of the supports. It equates to variations of standard hardcore riffs. It’s a hardcore show, surprises would have been welcomed but the probability was low. Rise of Athena opened proceedings and ‘Fight Owens Fight’ were words I was hoping the whole band might aspire to, upon […]

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Obey The Brave + Malevolence + Napoleon + Kublai Khan + Lock & Key @ The Oobleck, 9th April 2015

By 7:00pm the pool area at the custard factory was already pretty packed with black hoodies, skinny jeans and snap backs, colours on show were for the likes of Thy Art Is Murder, Astroid Boys, Deez Nuts, Sentenced and of course a selection of tonight’s lineup Obey The Brave, Malevolence and Lock & Key. As […]

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Obey The Brave Announce European Tour

Canadian hardcore band Obey The Brave have announced a UK and Europe headline tour kicking off this month. The tour includes seven UK dates with an appearance at The Oobleck on 9th April. Malevolence, Napoleon and Kublai Khan will be completing the tour line up. This announcement comes shortly after the band completed an extensive […]

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Pixies and The Big Moon, o2 Academy 16 September 2019

When Black Francis was Frank Black during the 1990’s he played small venues.  They were always packed, but they were […]

Pixies new album ‘Beneath The Eyrie’

It’s funny that after a band splits up and potentially will not make any more music, they are made into […]

The S.L.P @ o2 Institute, 7th September 2019

With five number one albums and a Glastonbury headline appearance under his belt, it’s been some time since Kasabian man […]

Is Bliss @ The Sunflower Lounge, 4th September 2019

After a summer sitting in fields, drinking warm beer and sleeping in tents, it was time to return to the […]

Album Review – New Model Army “From Here”

For a band approaching 39 years, New Model Army continue to be prolific, not only live but by their studio […]

Album Review – Babybird “Photosynthesis”

It is strange when you read articles about Stephen Jones, in which he is made notable for having built up […]