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Music | Festival Preview – High Definition

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On July 5, Tunbridge Wells’ High Definition Festival returns for its fourth year, with a lineup set to take the festival above and beyond the success of last year’s sold out event. The six-stage collection covers an impressive variety of genres, with highlights including legend of rhythm Carl Cox, as … Read More

Music | Live – Elbow @ Leeds Arena

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There’s something about Elbow that just screams ‘Dad Rock’. Whether it’s the mellow tone, accessible lyrics or understated image, the feeling you’ve fallen into your parents’ record collection is almost inescapable. However, there is an uplifting sense of camaraderie underpinning their music. The anthemic quality of their huge choruses are … Read More

Music | Record Store Day celebrates vinyl, but can it save it?

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Saturday 19th April marked the seventh annual Record Store Day, a celebration of independent record stores, serving as a reminder of what made, and still, makes them great. Up and down the country, stores offered special exclusive releases from artists such as Tame Impala, Parquet Courts and even One Direction. With … Read More

Music | The Stranglers live

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The Stranglers O2 Academy 3/5 In the 1970’s people were listening to the likes of Dolly Parton, The Beach Boys, Queen and moreover, The Stranglers.  Some of the popular bands have died down naturally, some have gone off radar and then tried (with varied success) to do a comeback tour,  … Read More

Music | Ed Motta live

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Ed Motta The Wardrobe At one point during this debut performance in Leeds, Ed Motta took a moment from his mastery of the keyboard to dedicate one of the songs to Magnum, P.I. The figure of Tom Selbeck circa 82, with bushy moustache, Hawaiian shirts and aviators in tow should … Read More

Music |Heavens Basement live

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Heavens Basement The Cockpit 5/5 A sold out venue and a mass of pure rock and roll hell fire commanding the stage. Add all of these obscure elements and you get a Heaven’s Basement gig and tonight, at the Cockpit, they managed to ramp up every element of their scorching … Read More

Music | Festival preview – Sónar Festival Barcelona

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If you are yet to experience the electronic music utopia offered by Sónar Music Festival, this summer is the perfect time to visit one of the world’s greatest music celebrations situated across the gorgeous setting of Barcelona. For more than 20 years, Sónar Barcelona has changed our attitudes towards electronic music through … Read More

Music | News – DARKSIDE tour

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Darkside, the duo of Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington, are demonstrating their love for their craft by currently undertaking a huge tour that will see them travel all over the world. Alongside this momentous undertaking, Dave Harrington has just announced a forthcoming solo EP and earlier this week, the electronic duo released their remix … Read More

Music | Festival news – Soundwave Festival Croatia

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Seated in the idyllic setting of The Garden in Tisno, Soundwave Festival returns to Croatia for it’s sixth year from the 17th – 21st July for another monumental week of the finest Dance, Hip-Hop, Electro, Jazz, Funk and Soul music a festival could offer. The festival has announced an eclectic … Read More

Music | Interview – Factory Floor

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Factory Floor, an electronic, industrial outfit from South London, are currently playing a series of live dates around the world off the back of their self-titled debut album, released in September.  LSi caught up with them to discuss records, influences and live music.   So tell me a little about … Read More