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INTERVIEW: MOOSE BLOOD
This week Canterbury emo-rock four piece Moose Blood release their debut full-length.
Entitled 'I'll Keep You In Mind, From Time To Time', the record contains eleven songs that
wear their hearts on their sleeves and is wrapped in a plethora of catchy hooks. We spoke to two fourths of the band as drummer Glenn Harvey and bassist Kyle Todd discussed the
album, working with Beau Burchell, joining up with No Sleep Records, and more.
EXCLUSIVE EP STREAM: HORA DOUSE - CRASH
The new EP from Manchester's Hora Douse, 'Crash' is streaming right here on Already Heard. Give it a listen and relive those older days when post hardcore could be a little bit twangly.
FIVES: MUST HEAR OCTOBER 2014 RELEASES
Last month we were spoilt for choice when it came to picking our must hear releases for September, and October is no different. Find out what the Already Heard team picked out as their five essential releases for October.
ALREADY HEARD VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: WE FIGHT LIKE KIDS - FALCONER
On Monday November 3rd, Midland hardcore punk band We Fight Like Kids release their
debut EP, 'Superficial Behaviour'. However we're premiering their new video for 'Falconer' right here on Already Heard.
ALREADY HEARD RECOMMENDS: ALBURN
For Scottish quartet Alburn, their latest EP ('Mouthful of Glass') has been a longtime coming. Having undergone a slight line-up since their formation in 2007, 'Mouthful of Glass'
showcases a significant amount of growth and maturity. We spoke to Pete Duthie to ask him about the bands background, that inevitable Brand New comparison, the Scottish music
scene and more.
EXCLUSIVE EP PREMIER: NOYO MATHIS - ENDURE
On first listen we fell in love Noyo Mathis and knew that 'Endure' needed to be heard. It's post hardcore meets emo meets indie meets math rock. Take a listen to the full EP right here.
INTERVIEW: NECK DEEP
Without a doubt Neck Deep are one of this years breakout bands. After kicking off the year
with the release of their debut LP, 'Wishful Thinking', the Wrexham pop-punk five piece
haven’t stopped touring since. From festival appearances throughout the UK and Europe to 2 months in North America as part of the Vans Warped Tour. We caught up with vocalist Ben Barlow and bassist Fil Thorpe-Evans at the Leeds Festival. They discussed their past festival experiences, supporting Blink-182, their up and coming UK headline tour and being
“leaders” of the UK pop-punk movement.


Exclusive EP Stream: Hora Douse - Crash

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Alternative rock in an early Biffy vein with a Mancunian twang and a dash of pop punk thrown in because always there for good measure; hello then, by this description, to Hora Douse.

Their latest EP 'Crash' is streaming here on Already Heard, just below these here paragraphs. Give it a listen and relive those older days when post hardcore could be a little bit twangly. Be sure to let ourselves and the trio know what you think of 'Crash' and make sure to check them out live as we’ve heard it’s an even better occasion!

And of course, you can pre-order the very EP here.

'Crash' by Hora Douse is out on 20th October.

Hora Douse links: Facebook|Twitter

If you think your music fits with what we do at Already Heard then hit up Mikey on mikey@alreadyheard.com!

Already Heard Video Exclusive: We Fight Like Kids - Falconer (Lyric Video)

On Monday November 3rd, Midland hardcore punk band We Fight Like Kids release their debut EP, 'Superficial Behaviour', but today we have an exclusive premier of one of it’s track.

Already Heard has teamed up with the band to premier the lyric video for the EP’s opening tack - 'Falconer'.

'Superficial Behaviour' by We Fight Like Kids is released on 3rd November.

We Fight Like Kids links: Website|Facebook|Twitter|YouTube

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

Exclusive EP Premier: Noyo Mathis - Endure

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We get plenty of submissions everyday from bands asking us to listen to their music, be those bands big or small and it’s quite a big task for our small team. However, every so often, there’s a band who sticks out and we have to do a little bit more.

Fitting this bill is Noyo Mathis; post hardcore meets emo meets indie meets math rock. On first listen we fell in love and knew that 'Endure' needed to be heard. So, exclusively from our hearts to yours is the new EP by your new favourite band.

You can listen to the stream below and check out the gang at the following tour dates:

September
Thursday 18th - JT Soar, Nottingham
Saturday 20th - The Parish, Huddersfield
Monday 22nd - The Boiler room, Guildford
Tuesday 23rd - The Pomfret Arms, Northampton
Wednesday 24th - The Hatchet, Bristol
Thursday 25th - GWDIHW, Cardiff
Friday 26th - The Green Door Store, Brighton
Saturday 27th - The Alma Arms, Portsmouth
Sunday 28th - The Old Blue Last, London

October
Friday 3rd - The Flapper, Birmingham

'Endure' by Noyo Mathis is out on the 15th September.

Noyo Mathis links: Facebook|Twitter|Bandcamp

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

Exclusive EP Premier - From Her Eyes - Demons

If metalcore is your thing then say hello to From Her Eyes. The Welsh quartet are exclusively streaming their debut EP 'Demons' right here on Already Heard.

The band combine influences from Architects, While She Sleeps and Devil Sold His Soul (whilst actually recording the EP with Jonny Renshaw of DSHS) for a direct, hard hitting and all consuming sound.

Have a listen to the EP below and check out the band at their various social media locations.

'Demons' by From Her Eyes is out on the 25th August.

From Her Eyes links: 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

Exclusive Song Stream: Friends W/O Benefits - Senators’ Wives

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In an exclusive stream we present to you 'Senators' Wives' from San Francisco’s Friends W/O Benefits.

With a release of comics books for rather than CDs for their latest collection of songs 'This Is Real', you can expect some rather unique offerings from this masked duo in the future.

Friends W/O Benefits links: Official Website|Facebook

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

Already Heard Video Exclusive: Suzerain - Manhattan

Last month London five piece Suzerain released their latest double A-Side single, 'Dark, Dark / Manhattan'. The double header sees the quintet take a darker more industrial sound compared to their previous releases.

Today Already Heard is pleased to be premiering the video for 'Manhattan' from the double A-Side single. The video can be viewed below and the track is an atmospheric number that is reminiscent of bands such as Nine Inch Nails and Tool.

Suzerain are currently putting the finishing touches to their second album, which is expected to be released in early 2015.

'Dark, Dark / Manhattan' by Suzerain is available digitally now and will be released on 12” vinyl in September via Brainzone.

Suzerain 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.

Exclusive Song Premier: Byron Street Social - Let It Go

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In the final of three exclusive tracks here on Already Heard, we present to you 'Let It Go' from Huddersfield based reggae group Byron Street Social.

The band, formed in early 2012, combine reggae with hip hop, rock, funk and soul in a collective hybrid that has won over many audiences and has seen the band strive to be a strong and prominent upcoming force within their scene.

Having supported the likes of Jaya the Cat, The Hoosiers and Extra Curricular, the band are now ready to release their debut EP 'Take Note' on the 1st August. Check out the song below and remember to come back next week for another exclusive.

'Let It Go' by Byron Street Social is released on the 1st August.

Byron Street Social links: Website|Facebook|Twitter|SoundCloud

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

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.

Exclusive Song Premier: Byron Street Social - Need You Now

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In the second of three exclusive tracks here on Already Heard, we present to you 'Need You Now' from Huddersfield based reggae group Byron Street Social.

The band, formed in early 2012, combine reggae with hip hop, rock, funk and soul in a collective hybrid that has won over many audiences and has seen the band strive to be a strong and prominent upcoming force within their scene.

Having supported the likes of Jaya the Cat, The Hoosiers and Extra Curricular, the band are now ready to release their debut EP 'Take Note' on the 1st August. Check out the song below and remember to come back next week for for the final exclusive.

'Take Note' by Byron Street Social is released on the 1st August.

Byron Street Social links: Website|Facebook|Twitter|SoundCloud

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

Exclusive Song Premier: Byron Street Social - We Breathe It

In the first of three exclusive tracks here on Already Heard, we present to you 'We Breathe It' from Huddersfield based reggae group Byron Street Social.

The band, formed in early 2012, combine reggae with hip hop, rock, funk and soul in a collective hybrid that has won over many audiences and has seen the band strive to be a strong and prominent upcoming force within their scene.

Having supported the likes of Jaya the Cat, The Hoosiers and Extra Curricular, the band are now ready to release their debut EP 'Take Note' on the 1st August. Check out the song below and remember to come back next week for another exclusive.

'Take Note' by Byron Street Social is released on the 1st August.

Byron Street Social links: Website|Facebook|Twitter|SoundCloud

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

Already Heard Video Exclusive: Arthur Walwin - This Feels (Like Summer)

Later this month UK pop-rock singer-songwriter Arthur Walwin (Paige/Young Classics) releases his new single - 'This Feels (Like Summer)'. The track is vibrant, upbeat number that is bound to entice fans of bands such as The Maine, Mayday Parade and The Dangerous Summer.

Today Already Heard is proud to be exclusively premiering the music video for 'This Feels (Like Summer)'.

Fans can pre-order the single here.

Arthur Walwin links: Website |Facebook| Twitter|YouTube

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

Exclusive EP Stream: Layby - Bombsite

Next week emerging Nottingham-based pop-punks Layby release their debut EP. Entitled 'Bombsite', the three track release sees the five-piece mixing their influences (Blink-182, Green Day, The Story So Far, Neck Deep) and combining it with a raw edge and energetic, hooky choruses.

Although the band are set to release the EP next Friday (June 27th), Already Heard has teamed up with the quintet to exclusively stream the EP ahead of its release.

'Bombsite' EP by Layby is released on 27th June and will be available through iTunes, Bandcamp and other digital platforms.

Layby links: Facebook|Twitter|Bandcamp|Instagram

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

Exclusive Song Premier: Everybody Looks Famous - Hiding Places

On Monday rising Midland pop-rockers Everybody Looks Famous release their new EP - 'Earth' and today we’re exclusively premiering one of the four songs.

'Hiding Places' perfectly captures the quintet’s upbeat, hooky pop-rock style. Check out the song below, and don’t forget to pick up a copy of 'Earth' on Monday.

'Earth' by Everybody Looks Famous is released on 16th June.

Everybody Looks Famous links: Website|Facebook|Twitter|BigCartel

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

Exclusive Album Stream: You Had Me At Hello - Spirals

Next Monday (June 9th Yorkshire pop-rockers You Had Me At Hello release their new album - 'Spirals'. However Already Heard has bagged another exclusive and is premiering the album in its entirety a whole week early!

Formed in 2009, the quartet have played shows up and down the UK as well as play the famous SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas.

Now You Had Me At Hello are set to unleash their debut album and you can stream it in full exclusively on Already Heard.

'Spirals' by You Had Me At Hello is released on 9th June.

You Had Me At Hello 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 info@alreadyheard.com.

Already Heard Video Exclusive: Everyday Sidekicks - Hometown Hero

Tomorrow Bristol Post-hardcore quintet Everyday Sidekicks release their new video for 'Hometown Hero' and this evening Already Heard is premiering the music video for the track.

The clip can be viewed by above, and the single will be available on iTunes and other digital platforms tomorrow.

Everyday Sidekicks links: Facebook|Twitter

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