Combined by an admiration for early 2000’s emo bands, Brighton’s As It Is are the latest emerging pop-punk band to be making waves in the UK. Next week sees the release of the bands second EP, 'This Mind Of Mine' which sees them grow as a cohesive unit to produce four songs of honest pop-punk. Having received an overwhelming response from a
Kickstarter campaign and with vocalist Patty Walters’ dedicated YouTube following, As It Is
are a band on the rise. We caught up with Ben to find out more.
After receiving a five star review last month, next Monday sees the UK release of Twin Forks' self-titled debut album. However we're giving away three copies of the album. Find out how you can win one of thee copies here.
With Spring fast approaching and festival season starting soon, March sees a whole load of noteworthy releases. We take a look at five of the must hear releases this month.
Having only just formed last summer, Leeds punks Brawlers have quickly made a name for themselves for their insane live show. Now the quartet have unleashed their utterly brilliant debut EP 'I Am A Worthless Piece of Shit', an infectious collection of fun punk rock numbers. We talked to vocalist Harry George Johns to find out why the longtime friends formed
Brawlers and what 'I Am Worthless...' is all about.
After delivering one of the early contenders for album of the year, we catch up Modern Baseball to discuss ‘You’re Gonna Miss It All’, their forthcoming debut UK tour and miming
at the World Series.
In the second part of our "Studio Report" feature with Colt 45, the Cumbria punks finish their debut LP producer Romesh Dodangoda by recording vocals and more guitars. Take a look.
In the first of our new fortnightly feature where we highlight some of the most promising
bands in the pop-punk world, we talk to New York's Firestarter.
In the latest instalment of our "Tour Tales" feature, we join Wakefield quartet Morain on their recent tour supporting Durham four-piece Alexander.
With lead vocalist Matt Pryor having recently completed a solo UK tour, we highlight two albums from The Get Up Kids for the latest edition of "Versus". Already Heard writer Tom
Knott explains why 'Something To Write Home About' is "pure gold". Whilst Senior Editor
Sean Reid shows us why 'Guilt Show' shouldn't be dismissed.
The organisers of the UK leg of this year’s Warped Tour are looking for a ‘Pit Reporter.’ Full information can be found here or by clicking read more.
Vans Warped Tour UK 2012 takes place on November 10th at London’s Alexander Palace.
"The Vans Warped Tour is looking for a Pit Reporter for the November 10th Vans Warped Tour show at Alexandra Palace in London and we want you to apply!
Here’s how: Send us 3 of your best photos and 60-second videoon why you think you should go to the November 10th Vans Warped Tour stop in London and cover the show as our official Warped Pit Reporter. The applications will be reviewed by the Vans Warped Tour team and the Pit Reporter for this show will be notified via email and/or phone by October 15th. All applications must be received by Midnight, October 7th and be sent to:email@example.com
Note this is for the London show only, not for the 2013 US tour.Applicants must be over 18 and live in the UK.
You must be over 18 years of age
You have to be ready to travel to travel between 09/11 and 11/11.
You have to know the difference between Dig and Digg. Basically you have to be comfortable with all aspects of new media and social networking
Only the first 200 applicants will be considered
All applications must be received by Midnight, October 7th and be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
** NOTE: The application video selected is not a guarantee of employment. Your first assignment will be an audition video introducing yourself to the Warped community and this video will be used in your final evaluation in the selection process
Good Luck !!
Below are some great examples of the work expected. The first video is a daily pit report and the other is a Warped promotional video, a type of video that you’d need to be able to put together including collecting footage, editing and graphics work.”