2000 Trees 2018 Preview

Festival Preview: 2000trees Festival 2018

Over the past few years, the 2000trees Festival has become a highlight of the UK festival season. Its friendly, communitive environment alongside over 100 acts across three days is one of our favourite weekends of the year. So it’s safe to say we’re a bit excited to be returning to>>

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Music By Numbers: Asylums

Returning with their sophomore album, ‘Alien Human Emotions,’ Southend quartet Asylums serve up a cocktail of fuzzed-up rock and melancholy indie rock. Tied together by the band’s lyrically wise commentary on the disintegrating social and political landscape. Through smart songwriting, they take on topics such as discontent towards social media>>

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Incoming: 9 Must-Hear July 2018 Releases

We’ve made it to July and in case you hadn’t noticed it is, to quote KISS, ‘Hotter Than Hell’ outside. For some of you, this is a time of year for relaxation and drinks outside, for others, it’s a time of overheating and hayfever, and for a rare few it>>

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Already Heard Recommends: June 2018

There’s a heavy and intense vibe to this month’s edition of “Recommends” as we get-to-know Oxford hardcore three-piece MSRY, London emo punks Delaire, the Liar and reinvigorated melodic metalcore band New Graves.>>

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Don’t Worry’s Favourite Top 10 Coming Of Age Movies

On their forthcoming debut album, ‘Who Cares Anyway?’, Essex quartet Don’t Worry take on the anxiety and uncertainty that young people in the late 2010’s face. From the opening moments of ‘The Barber’s Got No Answers,’ they set the tone of self-doubt – “I need to sort my life out.”>>

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Fives: Tigress’ Top 5 Picks for Download Festival 2018

The Download Festival showcases a wide range of acts from all corners of rock, metal, hardcore and beyond. Some are stadium-conquering legends, others are just starting out on the road to bigger things. Chelmsford rockers Tigress considerably fall somewhere in between. Formed three years ago, the quintet arrive at Donington having>>

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Incoming: 9 Must-Hear June 2018 Releases

June is front-loaded with major returns from Nine Inch Nails, Bullet For My Valentine, The Get Up Kids, State Champs, and Mike Shinoda.

As well as highly promising releases from emerging bands; High Tension, Homesafe, and Modern Rituals. >>

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Already Heard Recommends: May 2018

While the festival season is more or less in full swing, that doesn’t mean we’re moving the spotlight away from emerging talent. “Recommends” is our monthly showcase of need-to-know new bands. This month’s edition of “Recommends” consists of hotly tipped metalcore newcomers GroundCulture, technical modern metallers Mask of Judas, 90s-esque>>

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The Place We Call Home: Royal Mob

With their groove-filled riffs and straight up catchy hooks, Royal Mob sound like the perfect fit for the ever-burgeoning “Brit Rock” scene. However, the quartet aren’t from these shores. While they consider a host of UK bands as key influences, it is the Danish capital of Copenhagen Royal Mob call>>

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Music By Numbers: Black Orchid Empire

With shows alongside Biffy Clyro, InMe, Skunk Anansie and Hed PE on their growing resume, London trio Black Orchid Empire have been honing their brand of bold, melodic rock for the best part of seven years. While 2016’s ‘Archetype’ put their foot on the first step to bigger things, they’re>>

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