BLOG: Hello, yes, we’re still alive.

First of all, sincere apologies from Ben and myself for being such slackers. Truth of the matter is, we’re not even slacking. University and all that. Been a busy couple of weeks for the both of us in February and though the assessments are starting to pile up, it should calm down just enough for…

GIG REVIEW: Two Door Cinema Club, Sundara Karma and Anteros

With tickets already completely sold out, the announcement that Sundara Karma were to be supporting Two Door got fans incredibly excited. Having already supported The Wombats and doing a headline tour of their own, Reading-made Sundara Karma flashed off plenty of tunes from their recently-released debut album ‘Youth Is Only Fun In Retrospect’, which you…

WATCH: Taking Back Sunday unveil new music video for “Call Come Running”

 Taking Back Sunday’s latest video follows on from previous single, “You Can’t Look Back”, with a whole lot of… blood? Yeah this is a weird one: check out the new music video for “Call Come Running” below. According to Rocksound, it features lead vocalist Adam Lazzara’s real father and family: And in case you missed it, here’s the…

The Elder Scrolls Online “Homestead” Update launches on PC, Console Release later this month

Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) Game The Elder Scrolls Online has been kicking around for a while now, and though it has constantly released new content such as the Thieves Guild and Dark Brotherhood DLCs, most players requested some form of player housing. And developers Zenimax and Bethesda have heard their prayers, and launched Homestead, a free DLC that has rolled out on PC, and comes to PS4…

LISTEN: The Magic Gang – ‘How Can I Compete’

The Magic Gang have today dished out a tasty treat in the form of a new single. ‘How Can I Compete’ is the first tune the Brighton-based indie-rockers have released in 2017, following on from EPs ‘The Magic Gang EP’ & ‘The Second EP from’, both released in 2016 respectively. Both of their EPs were…

WATCH: As It Is release new music video for “Hey Rachel”

UK Pop Punk outfit As It Is have released their latest music video for their single “Hey Rachel”, taken from their new album okay. Check out the video below: On their Facebook page, As It Is front-man Patty Walters commented on the release and the song, stating: “’Hey Rachel‘ was an especially cathartic song to write, reopening old wounds after nearly…

NEWS: Blood Youth announce debut album, release single and show dates

Blood Youth have just announced that their debut album, titled Beyond Repair, will be released on April 7th via Rude Records. The lead single, Reason To Stay, was premiered last night on the Sunday Night BBC Radio 1 Rock Show with Daniel P Carter, and it’s a belter. The UK Hardcore band from Harrogate have previously released two well-recieved EPs, Closure and Inside My Head, and the debut record…

GAMING: Uncharted 4’s ‘Survival’ gets a Hardcore Mode in new Update

In the latest Update of PS4’s flagship game, Uncharted 4, developer Naughty Dog has added a Hardcore version to the still relatively new Survival mode to give players that extra challenge. The official patch notes detail how Hardcore mode is an “intense new difficulty tier [that] introduces higher stakes, giving players only one chance to make it through all 50 waves.”…

NEWS: The Wombats announce Brixton date

10 years on from the release of their UK debut album ‘A Guide to Love, Loss & Desperation’, The Wombats have announced a one-off show at London’s O2 Brixton Academy on Friday 30th June, 2017. This special gig will give long-term lovers of the Liverpudlians a chance to dance to Joy Division, and even to…

NEWS: Superbowl Ads: What did you miss?

Football! Ooh-rah! Yeah enough of that, what juicy stuff did we miss? (bar Lady Gaga becoming even more of a meme than she already is. Oh and the Simpsons ‘predicted’ all of that too) If you were, like me, asleep whilst all this was going on because you quite frankly couldn’t give a toss, here’s…

NEWS: Muse, Thirty Seconds to Mars + PVRIS announce USA Tour

“I hate America” is a phrase I’ve been seeing a lot recently, and that was before this came along. The two rock giants announced the tour this morning after “speculation” last night that it was going to be happening. And by speculation, I mean Rise Records and PVRIS basically confirmed it on Twitter. Regardless of who-did-what, it’s a pretty…