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.
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.
With the festival season more or less over for another year, it’s time for a whole load of
exciting releases to see the light of day. September sees a plethora of exciting releases, so much so that the Already Heard team were spoilt for choices when it came to picking this months must hear releases. Nevertheless they've completed the tricky task and picked out their five must-hear releases for the coming month.
With their combination of refreshingly introspective lyrics, crisp riffs and bouncy choruses, Homebound tick all the right boxes when it comes to promising UK pop-punk bands. Their debut EP, 'Coming of Age' sees the young band make a confident first mark on the ladder to greater things. We spoke to the band to discuss the importance of a debut release, and the comeback of pop-punk.
Packing stadium sized rock anthems with an incredibly striking emotional punch, and graced with one of the most staggeringly unique vocal talents to have graced the UK Rock scene in a long time, Cambridge’s Lonely The Brave have become one of the single most talked about new bands to emerge in recent years. With their debut album ‘The Day’s War’ finally released this week, Already Heard caught up with lead guitarist Mark Trotter and Bassist
Andrew Bushen at last weekend’s Leeds Festival.
We've got a full review, live photos and interviews from one of the highlights of the summer - Leeds Festival.
Bristol indie punks Caves are streaming their new song 'Oh Antonio' over at Noisey.
The track is taken from their upcoming third LP 'Leaving' which is released on the 3rd November via Specialist Subject and Yo-Yo Records. You can pre-order the record here.
The band will also be playing the following UK shows with Andrew Jackson Jihad as part of a European tour.
2nd The Deaf Institute, Manchester
3rd Audio, Glasgow
4th WTFest 6, Southampton
5th The Cavern, Exeter
6th The Exchange, Bristol
22nd The Fighting Cocks, Kingston
23rd The Dome Tufnell Park, London
You can listen to the news song by clicking read more.
Devin Townsend Project have announced a trio of UK shows in support of their new album, 'Z²' which is released on October 28th via InsideOut.
29 O2 Academy, Bristol
30 O2 ABC, Glasgow
31 Academy, Manchester
London crossover trio Losers have announced a UK tour and will take place next month.
The trio consists of Tom Bellamy (ex-The Cooper Temple Clause), Paul Mullen (ex-YourCodeNameIs:Milo, Young Legionnaire, The Automatic) and Eddy Temple Morris (XFM London)
10 Bowery District, Reading
11 Craufurd Arms, Milton Keynes
12 The Bodega Social Club, Nottingham
14 Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, London
15 Soup Kitchen, Manchester
16 Corporation, Sheffield
18 Garage Attic, Glasgow
19 The Cluny, Newcastle upon Tyne
London folk five piece Skinny Lister have joined Xtra Mile Records. They will be showcasing their new album in full next month.
22 Night & Day, Manchester
23 The Attic, Bristol
24 Scholar Bar, Leicester
25 100 Club, London
26 Sticky Mikes, Brighton
London indie punks Doe have released pre-orders for their upcoming compilation LP 'First Four'.
The record is being put out by Specialist Subject Records here. It is a collection of their first four EPs. The band will also be playing the following shows until the end of the year.
20th One Eyed Dog, Southsea Fest, Southsea w/ Castles, Attack! Vipers + more.
21st The Green Door Store, Brighton w/ Young Attenborough + Losing Sleep
30th The Cavern, Exeter*
1st Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar, Brighton*
2nd The Lughole, Sheffield*
3rd Sin City, Swansea*
4th The Hobbit, WTFest, Southampton (matinee)* w/ The Exhausts
4th The Montague, London*
18th Gullivers, A Carefully Planned Festival, Manchester
23rd The Old Blue Last, London w/ Noyo Mathis
29th Total Refreshment Studios, About Time #3 Festival, London w/ Makthervaskan, Baton Rouge, Dowsing + more.
* w/ Bangers + Pale Angels
If you’re still undecided, you can listen to the LP’s opening track 'Let Me In' by clicking read more.
Chris Farren, lead vocalist/guitarist of Fake Problems, has announced a solo UK tour this November.
The tour will cover the following dates:
20th The Ball Room, Canterbury
21st Santiago Bar, Leeds
22nd The Star & Garter, Manchester
23rd Banshee Labyrinth, Edinburgh
25th Chameleon Arts Centre, Nottingham
26th Le Pub, Newport
29th Banquet Records Store, Kingston (matinee)
29th The Montague Arms, London
30th The Joiners, Southampton
Brutality Will Prevail have announced they will embark on a UK headline tour this December.
The tour is in support of their latest album 'Suspension of Consciousness', released earlier this year via Siege of Amida and Century Media. Support will come from Devil in Me and War Charge.
15th Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff
16th Epic Studios, Norwich
17th The Borderline, London
18th Corporation, Sheffield
19th Ivory Blacks, Glasgow
20th Sound Control, Manchester
21st Joiners, Southampton
Atlantan duo '68 have announced a UK tour this December in support of their debut album 'In Humor and Sadness', released a few months ago via eOne Entertainment and Good Fight Music.
The band will perform on the following dates:
5th Rock City Basement, Nottingham
6th The Underground, Plymouth
7th The Key Club, Leeds
8th Classic Ground, Glasgow
9th O2 Academy 3, Birmingham
10th O2 Academy 2, Newcastle
11th Sound Control, Manchester
12th Audio, Brighton
13th The Exchange, Bristol
14th The Borderline, London
15th Fibbers, York
16th Joiners, Southampton
17th O2 Academy 2, Oxford
Post punks Hookworms have announced they will embark on a UK tour starting next month.
The tour will be in support of their upcoming album 'The Hum', due for release on the 10th November through Weird World (via Domino Records). Kogumaza will be supporting them on selected dates. The band have also released another new song from the LP, entitled 'On Leaving'.
25th Hare & Hounds, Birmingham
26th Queen’s Social Club, Sheffield*
27th The Kazimier, Liverpool
28th Tufnell Park Dome, London*
29th Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff*
30th Start the Bus, Bristol*
31st Cluny 2, Newcastle*
1st Simple Things Festival, Glasgow*
19th Brudenell Social Club, Leeds (album launch show)*
* w/ Kogumaza
Click read more to listen to the new song.
Saskatoon’s Slow Down Molasses are set to play three UK shows in November in support of their upcoming album, 'Burnt Black Cars'.
10th Prince Albert, Brighton (supporting Elliot Brood)
13th The Sebright Arms, London
14th Bloc, Glasgow
'Burnt Black Cars' is set to be released in early 2015, but in the mean time fans can listen to the bands latest single, 'Summer Sun' by clicking read more.
Future punk trio Black Futures are set to head out on a short run of UK dates alongside Post hardcore quartet Seething Akira later this month.
24th 229, London
25th The Boileroom, Guildford
26th The Sanctuary, Basingstoke
27th The Joiners, Southampton
Liverpool alt rockers Pocket Apocalypse have recently announced they are to embark on a set of UK shows towards the end of 2014.
The tour will see the band play material from their upcoming debut album 'Moving in Circles', further details of which will be announced soon. They released it’s first single, 'The Missing Piece', back in May.
Whilst more dates will be announced soon, the confirmed shows so far are as follows:
25th The Thirsty Scholar, Manchester
8th Bar Bloc, Glasgow w/ Without Aeroplanes
9th South Sea, Sheffield
10th The Ferret, Preston w/ Aeroplane Flies High
25th Mello Mello, Liverpool w/ Wot Gorilla?
30th The Good Ship, Kilburn, London
31st JT Soar, Nottingham
8th The Caledonia, Liverpool (album launch show)
28th Maguire’s, Liverpool
Click read more to listen to the single.
Leeds post punks Eagulls have released a music video for the song 'Hollow Visions'.
The song is featured on their self-titled debut album, released earlier this year via Partisan Records. You can also catch the band on their UK tour next month at the following dates.
7th Portland Arms, Cambridge
8th Fruit, Hull
9th The Cluny, Newcastle
10th Sneaky Pete’s, Edinburgh
14th The Cookie, Leicester
15th Lennon’s, Southampton
16th The Cavern, Exeter
17th Green Door, Brighton
18th Jericho, Oxford
19th Esquires, Bedford
21st King Tuts, Glasgow
22nd The Limelight, Belfast
23rd Academy 2, Dublin
24th All Years Leaving Festival, Birmingham
25th Simple Things Festival, Bristol
26th Kazimer, Liverpool
29th Bodega, Nottingham
30th Scala, London
31st Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
1st Sound Control, Manchester
You can view the video by clicking read more.
Lyon, France hardcore punks The Amsterdam Red Light District have revealed their second album, 'Gone For A While' will be released in the UK on November 26th through Red-Light Records
1. Time Flies
2. Just Have A Good Time
3. Million Miles Away
4. A Chance To Change
5. Final Boarding Call
6. Gone For A While
7. Behind Your Sunglasses
8. These Kids That Your Parents Warned You About
9. Come Closer
10. Set The World On Fire
11. Waiting For So Long (feat. Justin Schlosberg From Hell Is For Heroes)
The video for the albums title track, can be viewed by clicking read more.
TARLD will be previewing the album when they visit the UK next month.
18 The Londesborough, Brindlington (w/ guests)
19 The Owl Sanctuary, Norwich (w/ Rick Thorne) - Free Show
20 King Billy, Hull (w/ Sex Injuries + guests)
21 The North, Rhyl (w/ guests) Free Show
23 The Moon Club, Cardiff (w/ guests)
24 Montague Arms, London (w/ Guerrilla Monsoon + guests)
25 Mama Lizs Voodoo Lounge, Stamford (w/ guests)
Luxembourg pop-rockers Angel At My Table will be touring the UK this Winter, in support of their latest full-length - 'Light'.
30 Tunnels, Bristol
01 Surya, London
02 Sound Control, Manchester
03 O2 Academy, Sheffield
04 Think Tank, Newcastle
06 Classic Grand, Glasgow
07 Hare + Hounds, Birmingham
Angel At My Table's recent video for 'Embers'> can be viewed by clicking read more.