Watch: BANKS – ‘Warm Water’ video

Up and coming LA-based electronic-singer-songwriter BANKS is touted as the next huge star, and it’s not hard to see why with her very stylish new single ‘Warm Water’  – which was released this week on London label Good Years. It’s a sleek, slinky and well-polished single to follow her previous sleek, slinky and well-polished releases […]


Listen: GAPS – ‘Cascade’

New Brighton/London duo GAPS have been causing a bit of a stir in the blogosphere over the past few months, and have today officially announced the release their debut single ‘Cascade’ – out 15 July on Sexbeat. The track is a typically mysterious progression from mystical and ephemeral folk to brooding electro – kind of […]

Download Festival 2014

Download Festival stage times have been released

With just three-weeks to go until Download Festival 2014 is upon us, organisers have revealed the full stage times for the event. If you’re attending Download this year, you can start planning your weekend now – see below for the full main stage times: Friday 1.00 Miss May I 1.50 Crossfaith 2.40 Powerman 5000 3.35 […]

When A Fire Starts To Burn

Listen: Disclosure – ‘When A Fire Starts To Burn’

We already know Disclosure’s debut album Settle is going to be one of the best albums of the year thanks to the slickly produced RnB/garage pop singles they’ve been chucking out willy nilly over the last few months. ‘Latch‘, ‘White Noise‘, and ‘You & Me‘ have all made great use of guest vocalists, but now […]

All The Days by HAERTS

Listen: HAERTS – ‘All The Days’

After the release of their superlative debut single ‘Wings‘ a few months ago, Brooklyn hipsters HAERTS were quickly snapped up by Columbia Records and are back with the equally brilliant follow-up single ‘All The Days’. Check it out:

Best Coast Fade Away

Album stream: Best Coast – ‘Fade Away’

When does an EP become an LP? I’m not sure what the criteria for each is, but Fade Away from Best Coast is surely right on the line. They’re calling it a ‘mini-album’, which is acting as a ‘primer’ for their third album proper next year. So it should probably go down as an EP […]

Mongol Horde album

Listen: Mongol Horde track ‘Blistering Blue Barnacles’

Earlier this week came the surprise news that Frank Turner had returned to his rocker routes and announced his new band Mongol Horde would be releasing a quick-fire album on 26 May. To go along with the surprise news the London trio also released the very heavy first track ‘Make Way‘. This evening they have followed that […]