Already Heard
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.


Camden Rocks Festival Announces Initial Line-Up including The Blackout, Orange Goblin, Ginger Wildheart and Many More

The first 50 acts for this years Camden Rocks Festival has been announced.

Although headliners are yet to be announced, the likes of The Blackout, Orange Goblin, Ginger Wildheart, Hacktivist, Blitz Kids, Turbowolf, Colt 45, Crazy Arm, Apologies, I Have None, Hounds, Hang The Bastard, Exit International, and many more have been announced for the one-day event.

Camden Rocks Festival takes place on May 31st and sees 200 bands playing in twenty different venues for just £20.

Further information can be found at camdenrocksfestival.com.

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Album Review: Exit_International - Our Science Is Golden

“Yeah! I’m the king of the fucking world!” spits audacious vocalist Scott Lee Andrews in the toxic, ferocious ‘Juvenile Pacemaker’. Big words, but expose yourself to this phenomenal new release from Exit_International and you’re going to be more than ready to believe him.

These guys received no shortage of critical acclaim for their debut ‘Black Junk’ three years ago, but with ‘Our Science is Golden’ they’ve gone and created a raging speedball of rock insanity that’s going to blow your head off.

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Castrovalva and Exit International September UK Tour

Castrovalva and Exit International will be heading out on a run of UK shows next month.

September
5th Kraak Gallery, Manchester
6th Sumo, Sunderland
7th Atik, Middlesbrough
10th Bloc Bar, Glasgow
11th Shipping Forecast, Liverpool
12th The Palladium Club, Bideford
13th Le Pub, Newport
14th The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham
15th The Victoria, Swindon
17th Prince Albert, Brighton
20th La Cantine de Belleville, Paris
21st Club 85, Hitchin
22nd The Good Ship, London
23rd The Library, Leeds

Castrovalva and Exit International UK Shows Announced

Castrovalva and Exit International will be heading out on a run of UK shows next month.

December
7th The Library, Leeds
8th Brock N’ Broll Xmas Party, Chorley
9th The Croft, Bristol
10th The Phoenix, Chester
11th Undertones, Cardiff
12th Dirty Party, Glouster
13th The Hope, Brighton
15th Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham