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EXCLUSIVE EP PREMIER: THE SINKING FEELING - UGLY
We are incredibly pleased to stream 'Ugly', the new EP by The Sinking Feeling. Straight out
of Glasgow, the band combine 90s emo with hints of grunge and dual male/female vocals
for a tastier treat on the ears. It’s a huge wave of 90s nostalgia from this Scottish 3 piece.
FESTIVAL PREVIEW: HEVY FEST 2014 - 10 MUST-SEE BANDS
After taking a break last year, Hevy Fest is back for 2014 and even though it’s downsized
from 3 days to 2, there still loads of awesome bands on offer. With over 40 bands playing
over the 2 days, there’s bound to be some clashes. Already Heard is here to give you 10
must-see bands to see at Hevy Fest next month.
ALREADY HEARD RECOMMENDS: O CAPTAIN
Influenced by the likes of Jimmy Eat World, Saves The Day and The Get Up Kids, Sheffield quartet O Captain have bucket loads of potential of their debut EP is anything to go from. Entitled 'Ghetto Hikes', the bands lyrical sentiment mixed with a stirring indie-pop sensibility quickly won us over. We spoke to bassist Ryan Smith to find out more about the band, their influences, what Sheffield bands we should be listening to and more.
FESTIVAL: UK TECH FEST 2014
Ww've got reviews and a whole load of live photos from UK Tech Fest 2014.
FEATURE: 6 MONTHS IN - ALREADY HEARD'S ALBUMS OF THE YEAR SO FAR 2014
Having reached over the half way mark, July is a good time to reflect upon the smorgasbord
of great albums that have come out so far this year. Read on to find out what the Already Heard team picked as their favourite releases of the year so far.
FESTIVAL: SONISPHERE 2014
After 2 years away, Sonisphere makes it return to the UK. Check out our full coverage of the festival.
INDUSTRY INSIGHT: JACOB ROUND (PURE NOISE RECORDS)
In the latest edition of our "Industry Insight" feature, we speak to Jake Round as his label,
Pure Noise Records, celebrates it's 5th anniversary.


Samoans Premier ‘I Am Your Density’ Video

Following on from their recent 5 out of 5 album review, emerging Cardiff band Samoans have revealed their new video for 'I Am Your Density'.

The clip can be viewed after the jump. The track is taken from 'Rescue', which is out now on Apres Vous Records.

July (with No Devotion)
26 Glasgow O2 ABC2 
August (Supporting Kids In Glass Houses )
2 Merthyr Soar Theatre
3 Swansea Sin City
4 Ebbw Vale Institute
5 Bridgend Hobos

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The Treatment Announce October UK Tour

The Treatment have confirmed a second run of UK headline dates in support of current studio album, ‘Running With The Dog’.

Support comes from Buffalo Summer and Aussie party rockers Massive.

October
06 Think Tank, Newcastle
07 O2 ABC 2, Glasgow
08 Slade Rooms, Wolverhampton
09 Roadmender, Northampton
10 Rock City Basement, Nottingham
11 Corporation, Sheffield
12 East Village Arts Club, Liverpool
14 The Cockpit 3, Leeds
15 Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff
16 Underworld, London
17 Colchester Arts Centre, Colchester
19 The Studio, Norwich
20 Joiners, Southampton
21 Cavern Club, Exeter
23 Audio, Brighton

The Hostiles Premier New Video

Scottish ska punks The Hostiles have premiered their new video for their song - 'For A Good Time Call 07946058526'.

Click read more to view the video.

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Zeahorse Preview New EP with Free Song Download

Sydney, Australia quartet Zeahorse have posted a track called 'Pool', and can be streamed by clicking read more.

The psychedelic rockers will release an EP entitled 'Pools' on 2nd September through Dine Alone Records.

01. Career
02. Pool
03. Familiar Faeces
04. Onion
05. Tugboat

'Pool' can be streamed/downloaded after the jump below.

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Emperor Yes Announce Debut Album and Posts New Lyric Video

London trio Emperor Yes have announced their debut album, 'An Island Called Earth', will be released through Alcopop! Records on September 21st.

The bands lyric video for 'Paramesse To Tanis', can be viewed after the jump.

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Rise of the Northstar Confirm Debut Album Release

Manga-influenced French thrash metallers Rise of the Northstar have revealed their debut album, entitled 'Welcame' is set for release on September 22nd.

The video for the lead single, 'Welcame (Furyo State Of Mind)', can be viewed by clicking read more.

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Tigers Of Junction Street to Support New EP with UK Dates

London based melodic-technical rockers Tigers Of Junction Street have announced a run of UK shows in support of their new self-titled EP, which is released this coming Monday (28th July) through Hoffen Records.

August
7th The Shed, Leicester
8th Diamond Live Lounge, Doncaster
9th The Butchers Arms, Scunthorpe
22nd Rafferty’s, Wellingborough
September
21st Face Bar, Reading
October
10th The Royal Victoria & Bull, Dartford

Empty Yard Experiment Reveal New Album Details (‘Kallisti’)

Multinational progressive outfit Empty Yard Experiment (E.Y.E.) have revealed details of their second album. Entitled 'Kallisti', the record will be released on September 29th.

1. Sunyata
2. Greenflash
3. Red
4. The Blue Eyes of a Dog
5. There Will Never Be
6. Entropy
7. Blue
8. Anomie
9. Lost In a Void That I Know Far Too Well
10. Untitled
11. Sama
12. God Has His Reasons
13. Green
14. The Call

The video for 'God Has His Reasons' can be viewed after the jump.

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Ceiling Of Anvers Join Famined Records and Confirm New EP Release

Turin, Italy metal djent band Ceiling Of Anvers have joined Famined Records and will release their new EP, 'We All Live In Balance' on August 26th.

1. The Throne And The Temple (Feat Giovanni from My Aim To Farewell)
2. Order Control
3. The Oracle
4. Circles (instrumental)
5. L.I.F.E. (Feat Nicolò from Damned Spring Fragrantia)

The video for the bands new single, 'L.I.F.E.' can be viewed after the jump.

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Basement Stream Further Sky EP

Basement have launched a stream of their new 'Further Sky' EP ahead of its release through Run For Cover Records next week.

Fans can stream the EP by clicking read more.

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Exclusive EP Premier: The Sinking Feeling - Ugly

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We are incredibly pleased to stream 'Ugly', the new EP by The Sinking Feeling, which is being released on Struggletown Records.

Straight out of Glasgow, the band combine 90s emo with hints of grunge and dual male/female vocals for a tastier treat on the ears. It’s a huge wave of 90s nostalgia from this Scottish 3 piece.

The EP is being released on 12” with the band’s 2013 EP 'Old Friends' as the B Side. Frosted clear and black variant preorders are now live here, with the delivery date expected to be the 10th summer. Bundles are also available for shirts and records.

The band will announce a release show as well as a tour soon.

'Ugly' by The Sinking Feeling is out now on Struggletown Records.

The Sinking Feeling links: Website|Facebook|Twitter

Want to stream new music or a video or offer a free download exclusively through Already Heard? Get in touch at mikey@alreadyheard.com.

DZ Deathrays Announce UK Tour

Australian thrash pop duo DZ Deathrays have announced a massive run of UK dates next month. They shall also play a few dates in both Ireland and the UK with Band of Skulls in October and November.

The tour is in support of the UK/European release of new album 'Black Rat', due out on the 18th August on Infectious Music. The duo also released the video for the album’s new single 'Less Out of Sync'.

August
2nd Leopalloza, Bude (Cornwall)
3rd Y Not Festival, Matlock
5th The Keys, Middlesborough
6th Adelphi, Hull

7th Woolpack, York
8th Beacons Festival, Skipton
9th Hope, Wakefield
10th Moon Club, Cardiff
12th The Horn, St Albans
13th Boiler Room, Guildford
14th Cookie Jar, Leicester
15th The Joiners, Southampton
16th Jailhouse, Hereford
18th Shacklewell Arms, London
19th Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar, Brighton
21st New Slang, Kingston
22nd Roadmenders, Northampton
23rd Reading Festival
24th Leeds Festival
October
29th Academy, Dublin*
30th The Limelight 2, Belfast*
November
1st Riverside, Newcastle*
2nd Liquid Rooms, Edinburgh
14th Hammersmith Apollo, London*

*w/ Band of Skulls

Click read more to view the music video for 'Less Out of Sync'.

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Billy the Kid Announces UK Release of New Album and UK Tour Dates

Canadian folk singer Billy the Kid has announced that Xtra Mile Recordings will be handling the UK release of her new album 'Horseshoes & Hand Grenades', out on the 8th September.

The record was produced by Frank Turner, who plays on the record alongside The Sleeping Souls drummer Nigel Powell.

Billy will also be playing a few UK headline shows in the next couple of months.

The UK shows are as follows:

August
29th Birdcage, Bristol
31st Brudenell, Leeds
September
1st The Castle, Manchester
3rd The Black Heart, London

The tracklisting for the new album is as follows:

1. 'Phone Bills'
2. 'Riverbank'
3. ‘The Satellites + I’
4. 'Science'
5. 'The Quarry'
6. ‘This Sure as Hell Ain’t My Life’
7. 'Chelsea Rose'
8. ‘Back to You’
9. 'Virginia'
10. 'Lord Let Me'
11. 'Thoroughfare'
12. 'Walkin' Around Hotel Blues'
13. 'Young + On Fire'

In the meantime you can listen to the album’s opening track and first single ‘Phone Bills’ by clicking read more.

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The Saddest Landscape Announce UK Dates with Frameworks and The Tidal Sleep

The Saddest Landscape have announced they are playing a few UK shows this October as part of their European tour.

Joining the band are Topshelf label mates Frameworks and The Tidal Sleep.

October
12th The 100 Club, London
13th The Oobleck, Birmingham
14th Green Door Store, Brighton

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Nathan Detroit Release New Music Video for ‘The Way Down’

Trowbridge emo punks Nathan Detroit released a music video for 'The Way Down'.

This is the first single from the band’s upcoming EP 'Peace of Mind', due for release on the 11th August on Saint November Records.

You can view the video by clicking read more.

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