Category : Music

Bristol-Based Trio Elder Island are Taking to the Stage at Belgrave, 02.11.18

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This Friday, our beloved music hub Belgrave Music Hall will play host to the sensual and exotic grooves of Elder Island, a three piece hailing from Bristol, making up one of the dates of a tour that celebrates the long-awaited release of some new music for the band. New track … Read More

The Colourful Indie-Pop of Bad Sounds Comes To The Wardrobe, 31.10.18

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The colourful indie-pop band with a flair for the unusual, Bad Sounds are taking over after the release of their debut album Get Better. Their first EP, PHRESSSH succinctly summed up the band’s energy and introduced them to the world. Get Better was released this year and includes favourites such as … Read More

Rudimental Dazzles at the O2 Academy Leeds, 18.10.18

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Rarely does a show ooze self-love like this eclectic performance of color and sound. Rudimental packed the O2 Academy full of bass lovers buzzing with anticipation, ready for artful remixes and modern beats that were thoroughly delivered on. The show was a slow burn as the artfully-crafted setlist steadily picked … Read More

Soulfly Returns With New Album, Ritual

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In the months leading up to its release, Soulfly frontman Max Cavalera told fans that their 11th studio album Ritual would be a “tribal thrash” record. Producer Josh Wilbur (Gojira, Lamb of God) said he wanted to make this album with the band as fan, hoping to recapture the world … Read More

Celebrating Black History Month: 7 Black Artists Who Kill it in Heavy Metal and Hard Rock

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When you think of heavy metal and hard rock, ‘diverse’ isn’t the first descriptor that comes to mind; the genre is primarily-dominated by white men, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t talented black and POC musicians putting out excellent music. In celebration of Black History Month, writer Matthew Williams shines … Read More

LANY Releases Emotional New Album, Malibu Nights

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A week from its release LANY’s sophomore work Malibu Nights reached number 36 on the Billboard 200, a huge step from the LA based band who only released their debut album last summer. Stepping slightly away from their more cheerful sound they tell a transporting story of heartbreak, expressing the … Read More

MØ Creates Lush Worlds of Beauty in New Album, Forever Neverland

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MØ’s latest record is pretty interesting as far as pop music goes, but I wonder if it’s a step in the wrong direction for the Danish singer. I’ll say this though: it’s not as good as No Mythologies to Follow. Indeed, I often find while listening to this new record … Read More

Baloji Casts a Beautiful Musical Spell at Belgrave Music Hall, 18.10.18

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Exquisite beats, quirky headgear and funky dance moves made their way to Belgrave on Thursday evening for Baloji’s premiere in Leeds. While spending most of his life in Belgium, Baloji’s music is most certainly defined by his integration of enchanting Congolese rhythms with French rap, which you might think would … Read More