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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.
ALREADY HEARD RECOMMENDS: SOUTHPAW
Hailing from Slough, this emo three-piece formed in early 2013 and now they're releasing their first full EP. 'Better Days' is thoroughly emo to the core with bands such as Mineral and
The Get Up Kids being a distinctive influence. Yet there’s a hint of punk throughout which
makes Southpaw one of the most exciting young bands we’ve heard in quite some time. We
grabbed a quick word with vocalist/guitarist Perry to discuss their influences, the so-called
“emo revival”, the non-existent Slough music scene and the time Frank Turner crowd surfed at one of their house shows.
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.


New Eager Teeth Video (‘Constant Entertainment’)

Eager Teeth have premiered the music video for 'Constant Entertainment', and can be viewed by clicking read more.

The track comes from the bands self-titled album which is out now on A Wolf At Your Door Records.

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Album Review: Eager Teeth - Eager Teeth

imageMembers of the impressive roster of A Wolf at Your Door alumni (with other such breakaway successes such as Lower Than Atlantis, Deaf Havana, and this year’s hopefuls Mallory Knox) Eager Teeth have been taken under the wing of AWOYD, which seem to generate success. These guys must be excited. A refreshing take on post hardcore, a more friendly take on punk, Eager Teeth’s self titled debut album bursts with energy, not seeming to take a breath.

The perfect song to open the album, ‘Mary Rosed’ sets the precedent for the rest of the album, immediately defining their sound and displaying the talents of the band. One of the main things that stands out is just how raw these guys sound; it’s just pure rock n’ roll, balls to the wall punk rock.

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Hacktivist Confirm UK Dates with Neck Deep and Eager Teeth

Hacktivist will be a short run of UK dates next month alongside Neck Deep and Eager Teeth.

February
Tues 12 Borderline, London
Wed 13 Duchess, York
Thu 14 ABC2, Glasgow
Fri 15 Satan’s Hollow, Manchester

Eager Teeth Announce Debut Album

imageHaving recently joined A Wolf At Your Door Records, Eager Teeth have announced their self-titled album will be released on 18th March.

The band are set to tour with Hacktivist and Neck Deep next month with dates to be announced soon.

Eager Teeth Join A Wolf At Your Door Records

Brighton’s Eager Teeth have joined A Wolf At Your Door Records. Their self-titled debut is expected to be released in February 2013.

The band consists of former members of Telegraphs, Chaos Days and This City and are offering a free song entitled 'Exorcise Bike' on Bandcamp.

'Exorcise Bike' can be streamed by clicking read more.

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Live Review: Set Your Goals, Mixtapes, Eager Teeth & Leopards – Moho Live, Manchester, 09/08/2012

It’s the middle of the summer holidays. This is usually the time for fun and lots of partying. What better soundtrack to this than some quality pop punk to keep the momentum. All this can be found right here in the middle of Manchester in some small, freakishly warm, compact venue.

The first of tonight’s line up to keep all attendees interested is Leopards from Cheshire. Although they start off stiffly, this band eventually come into their own presenting thick alt rock guitars and atmosphere enhanced by the wonderful vocals of lead vocalist Jenna Clarke. Their use of innovative instrumentation and proggy pop formula a la Minus the Bear definitely underlines them as one’s to watch.

Consisting of former members from This City, Telegraphs and Chaos Days, Eager Teeth from Brighton are a bit of a puzzle at first but by the end of their set, it all begins to make sense. Mixing catchy melodic choruses with a hint of rock n roll swagger provides very good entertainment. As a live band they behave as a tightly wound businessman that goes sadistically unhinged from a frustrating line of work. When the new album drops I for one urge you to buy it and do some endless jamming because I will.

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Mixtapes & Eager Teeth Added to Set Your Goals UK Tour

Mixtapes and Eager Teeth have been announced as support for Set Your Goals UK tour, which takes place in August.

August
6th - Nottingham Rock City
7th - York Dutchess
8th - Glasgow King Tuts
9th - Manchester Moho Live
10th - Middlesborough The Empire
11th - Peterborough Club Revolution