Having spent many years as the frontman of Scottish rock heroes Idlewild and almost two decades (‘My Secret Is My Silence’ was released in 2006!) recording and touring under his own name, Roddy Woomble has decided to embrace a new musical project with Almost Nothing beginning to drip-feed material earlier this...
In the world of music PR, it is hardly unusual to see a band being described as ‘beyond categorisation’ or ‘impossible to pigeon-hole’, but in the vast majority of these instances the act in question is offering little more than a rehashed and reheated version of something (or many things) which has come before. Step...
With one of the summer’s biggest lineups, Bingley Weekender 2023 is a key destination for anyone’s festival calendar this year and we are in the process of taking a closer look at bands further down the bill. Saturday of the festival (5th August) has not only the stunning headline pairing of Ian Brown and Razorlight, but they..
Most typically seen fronting Irish punks CHEWIE (formerly known as Chewing On Tinfoil) Stu Daly is venturing over to Manchester to make a rare solo appearance when he plays 33 Oldham Street this coming Friday. A relatively new venue on the Manchester live scene, the bar sits on the first floor opposite legendary...
Having been rattling around the Ohio punk scene for almost 15 years (since forming in 2009), The Raging Nathans are (frustratingly) one of the global punk scene's underdogs. Not only have they written more catchy, breakneck anthems than many of their peers could ever dream of, it feels like their discography is...
With less than two weeks until Bingley Weekender 2023, with headline performances in store from Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Ian Brown and Travis, we cast our eyes further down the lineup to offer our top tips for the rest of the bill, starting with Friday 4th August (the festival’s first day proper). With a...