Category : Music news

The cat’s out of the bag: the Netherlands’ Best Kept Secret

6 months ago / 0 comments

Hidden deep in the Netherlands, you might be lucky enough to find Best Kept Secret festival tucked away in the idyllic village of Hilvarenbeek. The festival takes place between 8th-10th of June, and despite its modest size year after year it’s line up is yet to falter. In 2017 BKS … Read More

Parklife Launch Petition to Make the Festival a Bank Holiday Weekend

8 months ago / 0 comments

The boss of Parklife Festival in Manchester is calling for the festival weekend to be a bank holiday. He argues that it would be better for the economy to spread out the May bank holidays, so that the late-May holiday could be moved to June. Changing the date would mean … Read More

Leeds Union Music Library Moves into New Space

9 months ago / 0 comments

As of this week, the Union Music Library has moved to a new, more accessible space, accommodating more people and even more records. Dating back to the 1960s, the Union Music Library has long been an underrated yet treasured part of the University, allowing students and non-students of Leeds alike … Read More

Boomtown 2018 Tickets On Sale Now!

1 year ago / 0 comments

Boomtown; a festival like no other. The immersive weekender truly is a spectacle, and with last year selling out in record time, you’d be kicking yourself if you missed out on tickets. Unapologetically bonkers, Boomtown is a weekend of head spinning fantasy and genre-spanning music, packing music, fringe comedy, theatre and … Read More

Preview: Sundara Karma at O2 Academy, 09/10/17

1 year ago / 0 comments

Straight off the festival scene and embarking on a unmissable European tour, indie favourites Sundara Karma are setting off on yet another UK tour with shows continuing to sell out. The brightly clad Reading boys blur the lines between masculinity and vintage rock in a manner without seeming like a … Read More

‘Erased Tapes Is Ten ‘ Preview

1 year ago / 0 comments

The 8th and 9th of September are certainly dates to put in the diary. The heart of UK arts, London’s Southbank Centre , will be accommodating an array of artists from Erased Tapes Records, as part of the label’s ten-year anniversary celebrations. The last ten years have seen the London-based … Read More

‘Rainbow’ by Kesha

1 year ago / 0 comments

The first line that Kesha sings on ‘Rainbow’ is “I got too many people I got left to prove wrong.” And yet, the album suggests that she knows she owes nothing to anyone – in ‘Hymn’ she asserts “don’t need no forgiveness”, and in ‘Let ‘Em Talk’ she cries out … Read More

Lust For Life by Lana Del Rey

1 year ago / 0 comments

If Lust for Life’s album cover is anything to go by, it appears Lana Del Rey has finally chirped up after three albums of pensive ballads, downcast beats and sad, sad girls – or so it first appears… There’s a distinct air of something unfamiliar from the opening song, ‘Love’, … Read More

‘Be Nice’ EP by Milk Teeth

1 year ago / 0 comments

Milk Teeth’s debut album ‘Vile Child’ was an undeniable highlight of 2016’s musical outputs. It was uncompromising and energetic, intelligent and almost alarmingly honest. What their new EP ‘Be Nice’ suggests is that, back then, they’d barely even gotten started. This latest release is a diverse yet cohesive collection, showing … Read More

Live for the Moment by The Sherlocks

1 year ago / 0 comments

The Sherlocks are not the most distinctive of bands – if I heard one of their songs in public, I’d probably recognise it, but I wouldn’t be able to tell you it’s them – but they definitely have the potential to become more so. Live for the Moment is their … Read More