Bernaccia – Awake

Newcastle based alternative five piece Bernaccia have released their video for ‘Awake’ online. This band has an uncanny ability to mix choral and tribal rhythms together with sweeping soundscapes and neo-psychedelic guitars. April 2016 sees the release of their next single Awake. The track is the first full length...

THØSS – The Meter

THØSS is a 6ft 6” artist from Fleet, UK. A songwriter and purveyor of the DIY music mentality. Fascinated by nostalgia, THØSS looks to the old to make the new. His debut EP ‘Benchwarmer’ will be available later this Spring with debut track IWITW being released last month. In...

Blu Fiefer – Jukebox

Half Mexican half Lebanese Indie / hip hop artist Blu Fiefer has revealed her debut single “Jukebox” today. Self produced by Blu in collaboration with Liliane Chlela and mixed by double Grammy award winner Alex Venguer Jukebox is an uncompromising introduction to an artist driven by creating art on...

Pretty Vicious – Cave Song

Pretty Vicious announce the Cave Song EP, a four-song collection to be released June 17th on Virgin EMI. The title track was premiered last night by Annie Mac on BBC Radio 1. Ever since they burst onto the scene last year with their rabble rousing and incendiary tracks such...

Jodie Abacus – She’s In Love With The Weekend

South-London future-funk musician Jodie Abacus has released the video for his new single, ‘She’s in Love with the Weekend’, out June 3rd via Household Records. The song, co-written with producer FRED (Brian Eno, Ellie Goulding), is a disco-infused song which showcases Jodie Abacus’ soulful vocals. ‘She’s in Love with the Weekend’...

Alunageorge – My Blood

London duo AlunaGeorge release their newest track ‘My Blood’, today via all digital retailers. Featuring electronic music producer ZHU, ‘My Blood’ was featured as Beats 1 “World Record” with Zane Lowe on Wednesday. This is the third track from the band’s upcoming new album, I Remember, which is scheduled...

Latitude Festival Announces New Additions to Dance, Theatre and Music

Today, on International Dance Day, Latitude Festival is delighted to announce its spectacular dance line up, as well as additional theatre and music names for this year’s event which takes place from Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th July 2016 in the stunning grounds of Henham Park, Suffolk.   Curator of the Arts Arenas Tania Harrison says: “Latitude are...

Introducing Birmingham’s Newest Folk Festival

Featuring a specially curated line-up of nationally and internationally renowned artists, alongside profiling local and emerging talents, Imagined Isle celebrates the unique voices and sounds of folk, set against the iconic backdrop of Birmingham’s historic Town Hall, on Thursday 12 May – Monday 16 May. This year’s festival begins...

FAIRCHILD – Neighbourhoods

Aussies stranded in Manchester, FAIRCHILD have returned in denim-clad vengeance with their fresh single Neighbourhoods – a gristly, trailblazing throwback to 1980s new wave and dance-rock. The track was produced by friend and collaborator Catherine Marks (Foals, The Killers, Wolf Alice), who facilitated the band in throwing caution to the wind...

Island – Spotless Mind

‘Spotless Mind’ from Island is available to stream on all platforms today as the first half of a double single, set for release on the 20th of May. This follows the success of their debut EP ‘Girl’ from November 2015. From this the band’s debut single, ‘Stargazer’, hit over a million streams in...

ETCHES – Love Is

Liverpool quintet ETCHES have announced the release of their brand new single Love Is. Immediately accessible, and yet never predictable, the Merseyside outfit’s latest effort reveals a band at the top of their creative game, crafting emotionally captivating music that speaks directly to the listener. With nods to the likes...

The Vryll Society – La Jetee

Deltasonic’s psychedelic rockers The Vryll Society have announced the release of their brand new single La Jetee, the latest track from one of Liverpool’s most exciting emerging bands. La Jetee, a sixties French pop aesthetics release inspired by Chris Marker’s 1962 post-apocalyptic vision of Paris, is sure to draw more...

Jesse Mac Cormack – Repeat

‘Repeat’, the brand new single from Montreal’s Jesse Mac Cormack is out now. ‘Repeat’ touches a personal and universal feeling that Jesse explains as: “You move on and try so many different things on different people and still the first time you tasted love and sex together has marked you forever. You...

Florence + the Machine – Third Eye

Florence Welch and director Vincent Haycock have debuted their short film The Odyssey, streaming now in full on http://florenceandthemachine.net/. The Odyssey unites each of the visual film segments created for Florence + the Machine’s new album How Big How Blue How Beautiful—“What Kind Of Man,” “How Big How Blue How Beautiful,” “St. Jude,” “Ship To Wreck,”...

Kali Uchis – Only Girl

Kali Uchis‘ video for “Only Girl,” featuring Vince Staples and The Internet‘s Steve Lacy and produced by Kaytranada, premieres today. Watch the video, directed by Uchis and co-directed by Valentine Street, here: http://po.st/OnlyGirlYT “I was inspired by fake love, Edie Sedgwick, Nancy Sinatra and Calle 13,” says Uchis. “The video...

Meadowlark – Satellite

‘Paraffin’, the brand new EP from Meadowlark, is out today on Believe Recordings and to mark the release, another of the EP’s tracks is now available on Soundcloud. Meadowlark – Kate McGill (vocals, keys) and Daniel Broadley (guitar, synths) – describe the ‘Paraffin’ EP as “an evolution”. Written on piano, the songs were...

Youngr – Out Of My System

Youngr is a new rising talent from London (by way of New York and Manchester) who is set to release his pop-infused debut uplifting single  ‘Out Of my System’ on 27th May 2016. Influenced by the likes of Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars, Calvin Harris, Miike Snow, NERD and his...

Bestival Reveals Temple Island Lineup

Shaping the destiny of dance music, our very own rave oasis, Temple Island, has lined-up the heavy hitters to take Bestival into The Future this September in the depths of Robin Hill. Curated in conjunction with Street Team and spanning all flavours of beat behaviour from hip-hop to jungle and almost everything in between, expect a jam-packed weekend of...

Preview: Communion Presents New Faces

Communion have announced details of the latest instalment of their New Faces tour which features four up-and-coming artists embarking on a run of shows together around the UK. Previous lineups have starred Frances who went on to feature on this year’s BBC Sound Poll, Seafret who have just released their debut...

San Scout – Get Me By

Today San Scout celebrate the release of their debut EP ‘EP1’ with the unveiling of brand new track ‘Get Me By’.  Following firmly in the footsteps of their debut single ‘Render’, ‘Get Me By’ is the second delicious slice of irresistible electronic glitch pop to come from Jonny and...

Pleasure Beach – Magic Mountain

Pleasure Beach follow up their 2015 debut EP with new single ‘Magic Mountain’, which will be released on April 22nd via Faction Records. The Belfast five piece turned heads with the hotly tipped Dreamer To The Dawn, a three song collection which introduced their immersive, anthemic and distinctly tuneful indie rock. The spirited infectiousness...

Flawes – Consolation

Following the success of their debut, the band reveal their next single Consolation; the lead track from the band’s 2nd EP titled CTRL which will be released on 1st April. The stand-out track showcases the trio’s gift for dark, alt-electronica and huge soulful, pop choruses. Front man Josh Carruther’s...

Eddie Prové – Never Cared

Eddie Prové is a name everyone will soon be hearing about as the twenty-three year old singer-songwriter’s outstanding talent has begun receiving recognition. After being compared to huge artists including Years & Years as well as Lorde-it’s no surprise that Eddie Prové was chosen (after releasing just one song) to play a BBC Introducing gig. Eddie is also set...

Júníus Meyvant – Neon Experience

Westman Islands singer-songwriter Júníus Meyvant has recently caused big waves in Scandinavia after being the star of the Icelandic Music Awards-winning Best Newcomer and Best Song as well as being nominated for Best Male Singer and Best Song this year. Júníus Meyvant is back with his new single Neon Experience. By...

Matt Maltese – Studio 6

Matt Maltese has unveiled the video for his current single, ‘Studio 6’. The track is the first taster to be taken from his forthcoming debut EP, ‘In A New Bed’, which is set for release on 22nd April. Directed by Sam Hiscox, the ‘Studio 6’ video follows actress Lily Newmark as...

Ladyhawke – A Love Song

‘A Love Song’ is a sweeping, reverberating revelation with an infectious chorus that dares listeners not to sing along. Tease out your hair, strap on some neon and jump into Ladyhawke’s colourful virtual reality in the brand new ‘A Love Song’ video.  Making international waves with her award-winning self-titled...

Arthur Beatrice – Every Cell

Arthur Beatrice are excited to announce details of a brand new track and the video for ‘Every Cell’, the third to be lifted from their forthcoming second album, ‘Keeping The Peace’, released on 27th May through Open Assembly Recordings/Polydor Records. Recorded at London’s The Church and Pool studios, and...

Green Man Announces New Additions

We’ve got a freshly picked, bumper batch of names to add to the bountiful selection already adorning this year’s bill. Running from Thursday 18th – Sunday 21st August, we’re elated that LA indie rockers Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zerosare set to join us at the fourteenth Green Man....

Brooke Bentham – Oliver

Having found her voice from a young age, Brooke Bentham has a special ability to translate her most inward thoughts into breathtaking pieces. Oliver typifies this gift of expression, able to so strikingly articulate her naivety; “You never loved me how could this be?” It was at the age...

Mira Aasma – Whale Song

It’s hard to believe that at the age of just nineteen, Gothenburg born vocalist Mira Aasma’s music is filled with such maturity and grace. The compelling sound of her voice has made her comparable to other celebrated artists including Florence and the Machine. Mira’s previous single Ghost started getting...

Aquilo – Silhouette

Aquilo return with beautiful new single ‘Silhouette’. Hot off the heels of a UK tour supporting Oh Wonder, ‘Silhouette’ is a powerful affirmation of the young Lake District duo’s ability to create spellbindingly emotive worlds within their songs. Evolving from a spacious piano ballad to a powerful crescendo across...

Sløtface – Sponge State

SLØTFACE by name, Slutface by nature. Norway’s favourite fresh-faced feminists return with a new name and single in tow. What’s in a name? Perhaps not as much as what’s in a cause, with latest cut ‘Sponge State’ echoing the band’s signature screed with rallying force. “Sponge State is our...