May playlist – all the best music from May in a handy playlist

It wasn’t a hard job putting together a playlist for May, as it’s been a good month for great new music. The below playlist features the pick of what I’ve covered over May on All-Noise – plus a few extras I’ve not had time to feature. Stream the full May playlist here, and see below […]


Watch: Drenge – ‘Backwaters’

I covered brotherly duo Drenge’s new single ‘Backwaters’ on a recent New Music Roundup and described their sound as like a more punk-rock version of The Smiths (I think it’s because the vocals sound a bit like Morrissey!) Today Eoin and Rory Loveless have revealed the promo video for ‘Backwaters’, which is a good old […]


New music roundup (no. 12)

New music roundup (no. 12) This new music roundup features awesome new tracks from great new bands Embers, Jagwar Ma, Temples, DRENGE and BINARY, as well as hot new Nottingham songstress Indiana. Enjoy! Embers – ‘Part Of The Echoes’ You may remember Manchester band Embers from their amazing Monastery Sessions last year – if you […]

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The 13 best debut albums of 2013

There’s lots of talk about the lack of great new bands on the scene these days, but when you look at the amount of quality debut albums released in 2013 it seems that new music is in great shape. So let’s stop being defeatist and revel in some of the great first albums released this […]

Drenge UK tour 2014

Drenge announce first UK tour dates of 2014

It’s fair to day sibling duo Drenge had something of a breakout year in 2013 – releasing their brilliant self-titled debut album and raising their profile further with a string of festival appearances and supporting the likes of Arctic Monkeys and Rolling Stones. That’s all in the past though, and the Loveless brothers are looking […]


Peace and Drenge team up for UK tour in autumn

B-town band Peace have announced they will embark on their biggest UK tour to date this autumn, which will feature fellow up-and-comers Drenge as support. The 13-date tour will begin on 29 November at Nottingham’s Rock City, take in two dates at the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire in London before a triumphant home-coming show at […]

Drenge album

Album review: Drenge – ‘Drenge’

Drenge – Drenge {rating} Buy: Drenge Who are Drenge? They’re sibling duo Eoin and Rory Loveless who hail from Derbyshire and have made a name for themselves by following The White Stripes method of making a terrific racket with just a guitar and drums. Bizarrely, they were namechecked by Labour MP Tom Watson in his […]

Yuck 'Rebirth' download

All the best new music from July in a handy playlist

Well July 2013 has now been and gone, leaving us with memories of heatwaves, Royal births and loads of great new music. Below is a playlist of all the best new music from the month, including the return of Yuck, a new track from Factory Floor, a predicable belter from Eli & Fur and lots […]